A long-planned hotel north of downtown Grand Rapids will begin construction tomorrow.
GRAND RAPIDS — Blandford Nature Center has collaborated with local partners on a transformational land deal that could help reshape a neighborhood on the west side of Grand Rapids.
Stakeholders in West Michigan’s commercial real estate industry continue to express cautious optimism for the foreseeable future, despite the emergence of some headwinds.
Despite a number of recent global and national industry reports pointing to potential slowdowns in the construction sector, West Michigan contractors say they remain busy and confident for the foreseeable future.
With more than 530 new apartments and at least $115 million in new investment, the pipeline for mixed-use development remains strong along the Michigan Street corridor east of the Medical Mile.
Construction of both the interior and exterior sections of the 8,600-square-foot facility is now underway and the expected completion is slated for July. The BMW showroom has temporarily been relocated next door to Sharpe’s Mini showroom.
Contractors in the greater Grand Rapids area maintain a positive outlook at the start of the new year.
Price is important, but it’s not necessarily the most important factor West Michigan companies consider these days when they’re looking for real estate.
Grand Rapids-based Pioneer Construction Co. and Grand Valley State University came away with the most honors as part of this year’s Excellence In Construction Awards presented by the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Western Michigan Chapter.
Both Holland-based New Holland Brewing Company LLC and Founders Brewing Co. of Grand Rapids have announced expansions near downtown Grand Rapids that total near $55 million and are targeted for sites that were otherwise fairly “low use,” sources said.