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Graef moving HQ offices, 170 jobs to Grand Avenue

Graef moving HQ offices, 170 jobs to Grand Avenue

by Sean Ryan, Milwaukee Business Journal Graef in late 2019 will move its headquarters and 170 jobs to new office space in The Shops of Grand Avenue in a move the president said will provide the urban environment his employees want. The engineering and design firm is...

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See the transformed Grand Avenue; food hall tenants named

See the transformed Grand Avenue; food hall tenants named

by Sean Ryan, Milwaukee Business Journal The long-planned transformation of the Shops of Grand Avenue is moving forward as the owners create a food hall in its first floor, upper-floor office space and prepare to open new apartments. Criticized for more than 10 years...

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Hempel weighs options for Marcy-Holmes site

by William Morris, Finance and Commerce Hempel Cos. plans to convert a former printing plant at 801 Ninth St. SE in Minneapolis into 50,000 square feet or more of creative office space. Read more here

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Hempel, Reuter Walton partner on downtown apartments

Hempel, Reuter Walton partner on downtown apartments

by William Morris Finance and Commerce Hempel Cos. has long specialized in redevelopment projects, but the developer is jumping into multifamily construction on a site next to the Thrivent Financial headquarters in downtown Minneapolis. The Minneapolis-based...

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