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Luxury carpet maker acquires firm for global growth

September 19, 2014
A maker of custom luxury carpets and rugs is planning to "scale" in the international residential market with a recent acquisition. Read More

Restaurant plans banquet hall expansion

September 19, 2014
A lakeshore restaurant is planning to increase its capacity for large events that overlook the water — in response to growing customer demand in the area. Read More

Commercial real estate commits to design

September 19, 2014
We've all seen the news articles lately trumpeting the new retailers entering the Grand Rapids region and the improvement in office market occupancy rates. Hidden inside this new optimism is the extraordinary investment that landlords are making in their products — not just the investment into the buildings, but, rather, a methodical and thoughtful process on how design affects not only the buildings, but the environments and communities where they stand. Why? Because design matters. Read More

Group plans tiki restaurant and bar downtown

September 18, 2014
A bar group is planning to open a tiki-themed barbecue restaurant and bar downtown. Read More

College plans $7.2M urban campus

September 18, 2014
A community college is planning to settle into the core of a lakeshore town by acquiring a former newspaper building to accommodate its growth in enrollment and programming. Read More

Architecture association names award winners

September 18, 2014
The Grand Rapids chapter of the American Institute of Architects celebrated several architects, firms and projects last week during its annual Honor Awards Gala. Read More

Moveable interior walls create answers

September 18, 2014
While moveable walls have been around for a while, they aren't always the go-to for facility managers and planners. Before you swing another hammer, consider these four questions. Read More

Residential developer merges with Arizona firm

September 17, 2014
A developer of luxury residential communities has joined forces with an Arizona-based partner. Read More

Delivering spaces that live larger

Rockford launches Urbaneer concept in west side development.

September 12, 2014
Imagine if an urban living space could work like a type of real-life Lego home made up of not just re-arrangeable furniture but re-arrangeable walls, rooms and kitchen islands. Read More

Grand Haven’s Piper Lakes Apartments awaits approval

The 204-unit complex is planned for the corner of 168th Avenue and Comstock Street.

September 12, 2014
A new state-of-the-art apartment complex looks to raise the bar for housing in the greater Grand Haven area, pending approval at a second hearing with township officials later this month. Read More