Author Archives: Wolverine Building Group


West Michigan construction industry finds optimism ahead for 2020

December 8, 2019

Construction and development professionals in West Michigan remain optimistic as they look toward 2020, even though the upcoming presidential election and ongoing talent issues are causing headwinds.  While some markets might slightly change next year, industry experts who spoke with MiBiz during a recent executive… Read More

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5 notable construction projects from West Michigan

December 8, 2019

Contractors are capping off another busy year for developments across West Michigan. From the largest mixed-use project in downtown Grand Rapids history, to new modern buildings in historic areas, these are five notable projects from around the region on the radar for MiBizthis year. Here’s a… Read More

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New $5M building to serve as ‘gateway’ to Grand Rapids’ West Side

December 3, 2019

Developers on Tuesday announced plans to build a three-story multi-use building at the corner of Leonard Street NW and Broadway Avenue, an investment that officials said would serve as a “gateway” to the city’s West Side. The development is being created by Leonard Street partners, a… Read More

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Partners plan office and retail space on West Side

December 3, 2019

A team of real estate investors are planning a $5 million project on the city’s West Side. Leonard Street Partners unveiled plans today for a mixed-use building at the corner of Leonard Street NW and Broadway Avenue NW. Wolverine Building Group is the general contractor on the project. Read… Read More

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Developers plan new west side Grand Rapids office building

December 3, 2019

GRAND RAPIDS — A group of developers are positioning their proposed new Leonard Street office building as a gateway to Grand Rapids’ west side. Leonard Street Partners LLC detailed plans today for a $5 million, three-story, mixed-used building at the corner of Leonard Street and Broadway Avenue. The partners hope… Read More

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Colliers Finds New Space for Taco Bell in West Michigan

October 31, 2019

Colliers International’s Senior Vice President Mike Murray has facilitated the opening of a new Taco Bell in West Michigan. The company, which is leading leasing efforts at several shopping centers over the summer, helped the retailer find land in Caledonia, Mich., to build its 55th restaurant in the area. Read More

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Taco Bell to Open 2,710 SF Location in Caledonia, Michigan

October 22, 2019

CALEDONIA, MICH. — Taco Bell will open a 2,710-square-foot location at 6445 Cherry Meadow Drive SE in Caledonia, about 20 miles southeast of Grand Rapids. The restaurant is expected to open in November and create 40 jobs. Mike Murray of Colliers International assisted Taco Bell in securing land for the… Read More

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Colliers brings new Taco Bell to Michigan community

October 22, 2019

Colliers International|West Michigan announced that Taco Bell will open a new location in Caledonia, Michigan, at 6445 Cherry Meadow Drive SE in November. The new 2,710-square-foot restaurant will feature menu offerings from tacos to burritos to quesadillas and more. The Caledonia location is projected to create 40 jobs. Mike… Read More

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Fast-food taco restaurant opening in suburb

October 22, 2019

A franchisee is building a new fast-food taco restaurant in a suburb of Grand Rapids. New Hope, Minnesota-based Border Foods is planning a Taco Bell in Caledonia Township, at 6445 Cherry Meadow Dr. SE, according to Colliers International West Michigan yesterday. It is expected to open in November. Read… Read More

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West Side restaurant plans $1M renovation

October 22, 2019

A longtime West Side restaurant is launching a $1 million renovation. Johnny Brann Sr. said today the family-owned Brann’s Steakhouse and Grille chain, in which he is a partner, will invest the sum in “a major renovation project” at the 45-year-old location at 401 Leonard St. NW in Grand Rapids. Read More

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