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Increasingly independent real estate agencies

Some independent real estate brokers here say their agencies are growing rapidly despite not having the brand recognition of regional and national franchise operations. Dan Lysek, co-owner and designated broker at Spokane Valley-based Live Real Estate LL...


Divcon expects biggest year to date

Spokane general contractor Divcon Inc. is expecting a work volume of about $20 million for 2014, its best year ever, says President Shane Miller. John Miller, Divcon chairman and Shane’s father, says the work increase is due partly to the company’s ...


Scaled-back project returns to Cd’A’s Midtown area

A long-envisioned retail and residential project proposed north of downtown Coeur d’Alene is back in the forefront after a few years of delays, though at a smaller scale than originally proposed, the Lake City Development Corp. says. The three-story pr...

Housing program issues funding recommendations

Spokane County’s affordable-housing program has recommended allocating $3.3 million to be divided among four low-income housing projects using funds available through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. All of the projects named in th...


Another project emerges in downtown’s creative alley

Cold Storage Spokane LLC, of Anchorage, Alaska, is renovating a former warehouse at 116 W. Pacific downtown into retail, office, and possibly residential space in a phase of work valued at $1.7 million, says owner Jerry Neeser. Another of Neeser’s com...

North Side retail building bought for $7.5 million

AB Management LLC, a Woodinville, Wash.-based real estate investment company, has bought a two-tenant retail structure on Spokane’s North Side for $7.5 million. The 51,800-square-foot, one-story building at 7630 N. Division is occupied by a Michaels St...


Midwest hotelier develops 64-unit Valley property

Pacific Northwest My Place Hotels LLC, of Aberdeen, S.D., has begun development of a $3.4 million, 30,000-square-foot extended-stay hotel at 16106 E. Indiana, in Spokane Valley. Joe Dinger, vice president of development for Pacific Northwest My Place, s...

Cedar Crossing complex attracts another tenant

Spokane Pediatric Dental plans to occupy most of the space in a 4,200-square-foot office building that’s being constructed in the new mixed-use Cedar Crossing development in the Five Mile commercial district in northwest Spokane, says Dr. Patrick Bradle...


Green Bluff event-rules clarifications welcomed by some

Green Bluff farmers and event sponsors appear somewhat apprehensive, but generally supportive of new rules Spokane County commissioners adopted last month that spell out how special events, including weddings, are hosted on small-tract agricultural areas ...

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