Items Tagged with 'Franklin Partners'


Franklin pulls out of Studio Park

Real estate investor unable to secure enough preleasing to break ground on office portion of downtown project.

November 2, 2018
A key partner in the development of Studio Park has left the project, but Jackson Entertainment intends to maintain its course. Read More

Firm selling vacant downtown plant

April 16, 2018
A real estate firm hopes to attract developers to a vacant plant in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Construction date set for Studio Park

Downtown mixed-use development set for April or May groundbreaking; alterations made to original plan.

February 23, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The ambitious Studio Park development is on track to begin construction, following the recent sale of the two lots on which it will be built. Read More

City taps firm as lead developer for ex-GM plant site

December 5, 2016
A 92-acre industrial site in the area has a new lead developer. Read More

Franklin Partners doubles down on city

March 4, 2016
When Franklin Partners sold off two prized downtown buildings in late February, it was not to abandon the Grand Rapids market but to reinvest in new projects. Read More

Firm redevelops seven-story building downtown

February 29, 2016
Following the sale of two properties last week, a real estate developer is embarking on a new downtown office project with ground-floor retail. Read More

Firm buys six-story building downtown

February 24, 2016
A major redeveloped building downtown has been sold. Read More

Firm buys 12-story downtown building

February 24, 2016
A major downtown building has changed hands. Read More

Developer signs option to buy vacant seven-story building downtown

January 20, 2016
A vacant, seven-story building downtown is slated for a major remodel. Read More

German manufacturer plans plant

January 12, 2016
A German manufacturer is planning to build a new plant in the area. Read More