Author Archives: Kate Klemp


Wolverine Multi-Family Project wins 2022 PCI Award

January 21, 2022

The Marriott Residence Inn® in Grand Rapids, MI has received the 2022 PCI Design Award for Best Hotel/Motel Building! The site had been vacant since the 1970s except for a parking structure. Due to its downtown location in the Heartside Historic District, it offered a lot of potential for… Read More

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Developer breaks ground on $14 million manufacturing facility

December 17, 2021

Published in Grand Rapids Business Journal December 17, 2021 Robert Grooters Development recently broke ground on a $14 million industrial facility in Norton Shores. The 200,000-square-foot facility at 1251 E. Mount Garfield Road will be the home of Seal Bond, an adhesive, sealant and coating manufacturer. SealBond will… Read More

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Brann’s Steakhouse completes $1M renovation on the West Side

November 17, 2021

Published in Grand Rapids Business Journal November 12, 2021 A 47-year-old restaurant on the West Side is celebrating the completion of a $1 million renovation project. Johnny Brann’s Steakhouse & Grille, at 401 Leonard St. NW in Grand Rapids, completed a nearly $1 million renovation project that features… Read More

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Industrial real estate continues upward trajectory as manufacturing, distribution thrives

October 11, 2021

Published in MiBiz October 10, 2021 West Michigan’s industrial real estate sector continues to outpace expectations amid record-high demand for space, leading to some new construction despite high materials costs, substantial lead times and employers struggling to fill vacant positions. The thriving sector… Read More

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Wolverine Awarded for Excellence in Construction with Dwelling Place’s Suroeste Brilliante

October 4, 2021

  Wolverine Building Group has been recognized by the regional trade group, Associated Builders and Contractors West Michigan (ABCWM) Chapter with the award for Excellence in Construction for new construction $5 million to $10 million for the Suroeste Brilliante multi-family project in Grand Rapids, Michigan. “This project was rewarding in… Read More

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Disability Advocates of Kent County announces new $2.5 million HQ, accessibility showroom

September 14, 2021

Disability Advocates of Kent County is launching the public phase of a $2.5 million fundraising campaign to move its headquarters and create an accessibility showroom at a nonprofit hub under development in Byron Township. The “Building Opportunities, Creating Independence” campaign has already raised more than $1.75 million over… Read More

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