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M&A Awards: Orion Real Estate Solutions fills landmark downtown Grand Rapids development
On the heels of a range of downtown developments coming online in recent years, Orion Real Estate Solutions saw further demand for Class A office space in Grand Rapids.
Restaurant fills ground-floor space at new downtown Hyatt Place
GRAND RAPIDS — Orion Real Estate Solutions has filled its developments on Ottawa Avenue with the announcement of ground-floor restaurant Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen & Bar.
‘FLIGHT TO QUALITY:’ Amenity-rich Class A office space still in demand in GR, suburban markets
GRAND RAPIDS — The opportunity to lease brand new office space in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids offered Van Wyk Risk Solutions the chance to grow into a new location.
Orion Real Estate Solutions to develop 54-room boutique hotel in Rockford
Orion Real Estate Solutions has signed a letter of intent with the city of Rockford to build a new boutique hotel downtown on city-owned property at 12 S. Main St.
Vacant land plays growing role in West Michigan real estate
With vacancy rates across all commercial real estate sectors at near record lows in West Michigan, industry executives say buyers have increasingly turned their attention to vacant land.
Developer cancels downtown GR office project amid low demand
GRAND RAPIDS — With minimal “velocity” in the West Michigan office market, Franklin Partners LLC has backed away from plans to construct a $30 million, 100,000-square-foot glass and steel office project on the south end of downtown.
Housing starts inch up in GR area
As developers have largely focused on apartment projects around Grand Rapids in recent years, many housing advocates say the demand for single-family homes and ownership options have gone unmet.
Density at what cost? Zoning proposals spark tensions between Grand Rapids policymakers, neighborhoods
GRAND RAPIDS — Proposals to upzone several Grand Rapids neighborhoods in an attempt to address housing issues have exposed deep divisions among local stakeholders.
Too much? West Michigan student housing rides the real estate development wave
The higher education student housing facilities of today have come a long way from the crowded dormitories familiar to many prior generations.
Developers slow to build new condos in downtown Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS — Citing demand for more diverse housing products, developers cautiously have started exploring whether to market new condominiums for sale in Grand Rapids’ downtown district.
Orion Construction breaks ground on planned Warner Norcross tower
Longtime surface parking lots in the city’s downtown central business district continue to give way to a new, large-scale development.
Apartment concerns aside, commercial real estate outlook remains strong
Stakeholders in West Michigan’s commercial real estate and construction industries remain generally upbeat as they look toward the second half of the year.
Expect more neighborhood development in 2017, Orion principals say
Orion Real Estate Solutions, the development arm of Grand Rapids-based general contractor Orion Construction Co. Inc., remains one of the most active developers in the market. The firm plans to open about 550 market-rate apartments in early 2017. Orion Real Estate President John Wheeler and Orion Construction President Roger Rehkopf spoke with MiBiz about their outlooks for the industry in 2017.
Grand Rapids apartment developers balance demand, cost as 2017 looms
GRAND RAPIDS — If 2016 was the year of planning for myriad multi-family residential projects around West Michigan, 2017 seems to be the year for execution.
Orion Construction moves forward with Fulton Street mixed-use development
Orion Construction Inc. today formally broke ground on its proposed $9.6 million mixed-use development dubbed Fulton Square in the Eastown neighborhood.
Venue Tower breaks ground in downtown Grand Rapids
Orion Construction Inc. and The Gilmore Collection broke ground today on the long-planned Venue Tower project that will bring 88 new apartments and a music venue to the corner of Fulton Street and Monroe Avenue in Grand Rapids.