Items Tagged with 'office'


Reports show steady retail growth

As big names close down, new players fill vacancies, change retail market across all sectors.

November 10, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The quarterly report released by Colliers International West Michigan reflects a strong economy across the retail, industrial and office space sectors. Across these industries, a high demand for space is keeping vacancy low. Read More

Downtown vacancy rates rise

JLL report shows 18 percent vacancy; first significant spike since 2011.

July 28, 2017
The key buildings in downtown Grand Rapids office real estate have experienced an uptick in their vacancy rates. Read More

Software company visualizes offices of the future

Configura’s annual conference is about gathering input from users.

October 31, 2014
What is the most underused space in your office? Read More

Subleasing has pitfalls for the unwary

July 11, 2014
As the local economy continues to improve, we’re seeing industrial, office and retail spaces being snapped up as soon as they hit the market. Read More

PR practitioners still likely to spend time in the office

It’s the office versus coffee shops, co-working spots and client locations.

March 14, 2014
While today’s communications professionals can regularly be found staked out at coffee shops, restaurants and co-working spaces around town, it might come as a surprise that many of the area’s public relations firms think having dedicated office space is still a necessity. Read More

Healthy quarter for downtown offices

More space is occupied, rates are on the rise and buildings are changing hands.

August 2, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) In its second quarter market review, the Commercial Alliance of Realtors pointed out the downtown office scene is changing. Read More

Issues to consider when starting a construction project

Agreements early on will mitigate headaches at the end.

August 2, 2013
The commercial real estate market is finally recovering in West Michigan. Read More

Looking forward through a rearview mirror

January 11, 2013
“There’s no future in making predictions.” — Editorial from the Redwood Falls Gazette, Dec. 19, 2012. Read More