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Partners start real estate firm

November 27, 2014
A pair of real estate executives have partnered to open a residential and commercial real estate brokerage firm. Read More

Education 'hub' pays $7.5M for Steelcase Pyramid

November 26, 2014
A group is planning to transform the landmark Steelcase Pyramid building and surrounding 181 acres into a campus-size “hub” of education. Read More

Private therapy clinic triples presence

November 26, 2014
A pediatric clinic specializing in private speech and occupational therapy is moving across town into a space that will triple its size and make room for up to 10 more therapists. Read More

Partners buy affordable housing complex for $7.2M

November 24, 2014
An affordable housing complex in the region has two new out-of-state owners. Read More

Sales of first mortgages jumped in 2014

The frigid weather at the start of the year delayed the mortgage season in Michigan.

November 21, 2014
Dodd-Frank and the polar vortex both bedeviled the mortgage industry in Michigan in early 2014, but home buying has definitely picked up and is predicted to continue through 2015. Read More

Gone to the dogs

Border collies excel at driving nuisance geese away from corporate landscapes.

November 21, 2014
Most people hate it when their job requires them to go on a wild goose chase — but not Theresa Villarreal. Read More

Realtors oppose EPA’s expanded ‘waters’ proposal

Other groups also are up in arms, alleging a power grab.

November 21, 2014
The incoming president of the Michigan Realtors organization has been busy this fall, calling upon many of its 24,000-plus members and supporters to let the Environmental Protection Agency and elected representatives in Washington know they are staunchly opposed to the EPA’s proposal to leave “navigable” out of a revision of the Clean Water Act. Read More

$15M seed fund triples presence downtown

November 21, 2014
A seed fund that regularly invests in startup “experiments” is building out a new home in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

'Take-'n'-bake' pizza chain cooks on 28th Street

November 20, 2014
An international pizza franchise that pioneered the "take-'n'-bake" concept has opened its next location in the market. Read More

Architecture association names award winners

November 20, 2014
The southwest Michigan chapter of the American Institute of Architects recently recognized some of the best projects out of the area at its annual Design Awards Celebration. Read More