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Newly Renovated 2 Bedroom House for Sale

Newly Renovated 2 Bedroom House for Sale - $59,000 Home ownership opportunity in the Kalamazoo Promise. Newly renovated 2 bedrooms 1 bath home with full basement and great curb appeal. New kitchen cabinets, counter tops, flooring and fixtures. Refinished hardwood flooring throughout LR/DR and bedrooms. Crown molding, built-ins for added charm and character. Upgraded electrical,plumbing,furnace,water [...]

By |2019-05-17T15:54:59-04:00May 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Newly Renovated 2 Bedroom House for Sale

Downtown Kalamazoo plans to reinvest $66M in tax revenue by 2048

KALAMAZOO, MI -- A new economic growth authority expects to leverage $66 million in state and local taxes to boost business in downtown Kalamazoo during the next 30 years. Monday, the Kalamazoo City Commission approved a plan to reinvest tax revenue collected from increases in the value of downtown property. It outlines how funds will be [...]

By |2018-12-04T11:14:25-05:00December 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Downtown Kalamazoo plans to reinvest $66M in tax revenue by 2048

COMMERCIAL SPACE FOR RENT in WASHINGTON SQUARE

Commercial Space for Rent in Washington Square at 1350 Portage Street, Suite A Commercial Space Highlights: Recently renovated & available for immediate occupancy 1,000 square feet of commercial space $620 per month with 12 month lease Rent includes water, gas & garbage Free parking across the street Why Washington Square? Just over a mile south [...]

By |2018-08-13T18:04:58-04:00August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on COMMERCIAL SPACE FOR RENT in WASHINGTON SQUARE

Attention Veteran Buyers: Small Home for Sale

House for Sale - $127,000 SMALL * HIGH QUALITY * GREEN * AFFORDABLE HOME HIGHLIGHTS Two bedroom layout -1,025 square feet Full basement, garage & patio Contemporary design with open floor plans, vaulted ceilings and large windows Net-Zero-Ready design including Energy-Star certified appliances and solar power connectivity for ultra-efficiency and low utility costs Pocket Park [...]

By |2018-09-13T13:22:28-04:00July 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Attention Veteran Buyers: Small Home for Sale

Lake Street Commercial Property For Sale

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY AVAILABLE FOR SALE $42,000 Property Description:  The Kalamazoo County Land Bank has a commercial property for sale that is comprised of two parcels.  Together, this property includes a total of .425 acres, a 4,600 square feet commercial building and a 528 square feet garage.  The building is in close proximity to the Bank Street [...]

By |2018-08-31T14:11:30-04:00June 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lake Street Commercial Property For Sale

Kalamazoo County Land Bank Summer Hours

Kalamazoo County Land Bank Summer Hours are in effect from Memorial Day until Labor Day: Monday: 8:00-5:00PM Tuesday: 8:00-5:00PM Wednesday: 8:00-5:00PM Thursday: 8:00-5:00PM Friday: 8:00-4:00PM Please feel free to call our office if you need immediate assistance at 269.762.6191.  Thanks and have a great summer!

By |2018-06-06T11:47:09-04:00June 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Kalamazoo County Land Bank Summer Hours

MDEQ awards $1.35M to turn contaminated mill into mixed-use taproom

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is supporting the cleanup of a blighted site primed for an ambitious redevelopment project. Monday, the DEQ announced it will loan $1.25 million and grant $100,000 to mitigate contamination of a historic Vicksburg paper mill. Paper City Development, LLC. plans invest $50 million to redevelop the long-vacant mill complex into a mixed-use [...]

By |2018-05-18T08:59:28-04:00May 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MDEQ awards $1.35M to turn contaminated mill into mixed-use taproom

Edison: Where helping your neighbor is what people do and diversity is a matter of pride

On a map, Edison, the most populous of the Kalamazoo’s 22 neighborhoods, is shaped like a work boot with one loose shoelace, an apt symbol for a neighborhood that is a little hardscrabble tossed with historical and urban charm. The collar of the boot (the north border), includes Mayor’s Riverfront Park and the Kalamazoo River; [...]

By |2018-04-06T15:09:00-04:00April 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Edison: Where helping your neighbor is what people do and diversity is a matter of pride

Ambitious Redevelopment Seeks $1.35M to Clean Up Shuttered Mill

Local officials are hopeful that Michigan Department of Environmental Quality funds will help clean up a blighted site primed for an ambitious redevelopment project. The county Board of Commissioners authorized its Brownfield Redevelopment Authority to apply for a $1.25 million DEQ loan and $100,000 grant to mitigate contamination of a former Vicksburg paper mill. Paper City [...]

By |2018-03-08T17:37:02-05:00March 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ambitious Redevelopment Seeks $1.35M to Clean Up Shuttered Mill

Together, Building Blocks and Neighborhood Residents Bring About Change

From a classroom at Kalamazoo College grew a program that makes Kalamazoo’s neighborhoods safer, spruced up places where neighbors work together to make them that way. Building Blocks got its beginning in 1995 in a sociology course taught by Dr. Kim Cummings. He wanted to provide community organizing experience for students while also supporting [...]

By |2017-12-27T11:20:31-05:00December 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Together, Building Blocks and Neighborhood Residents Bring About Change