Items Tagged with 'Great Housing Strategies'


Market rate rents far exceed market pay levels in region

January 8, 2016
Grand Rapids Business Journal’s reporting on the problems associated with market-rate rent prices and affordability provides additional information as the Grand Rapids City Commission reviews and revises its Great Housing Strategies plan, adopted in mid-December as a work in progress. Read More

City adopts revised Great Housing Strategies

Officials supported the plan as a framework but voiced need for more work.

December 11, 2015
Based on feedback and recommendations submitted during the public comment period ending Nov. 20, the Grand Rapids City Commission approved the adoption of an expanded and revised Great Housing Strategies: Addressing Current and Future Housing Needs during the Dec. 8 Committee of the Whole meeting. Read More

City eyes housing strategy

October 16, 2015
After six months of investigation, Grand Rapids has a strategic plan ready to target housing issues in the city. Read More

Housing report sees 6,250 more dwellings

Residential market potential is for new and rehabilitated units in Grand Rapids.

May 1, 2015
In the next five years, more than 6,000 new and rehabilitated dwelling units could be supported in the city of Grand Rapids, according to a recent in-depth report. Read More