Why Greater Grand Rapids

Site Selection

We're here to help you find the right site for your business.

We're Here to Help

Whether you are growing, consolidating or simply looking for a new site, having an objective resource to guide you through the process is critical to finding the right location. Our business development team will work with you and the local commercial real estate community to determine the best location for your business in Greater Grand Rapids.

Why Greater Grand Rapids

Companies from around the world have chosen Greater Grand Rapids not only for its proximity to major markets and affordable commercial space, but also for its highly qualified workforce. Get an overview of West Michigan, and learn more about our business advantage, quality of life, and the talent we have in our region on our Why Greater Grand Rapids page.

Research & Data

Leverage our business research services to start the next chapter of your business journey in Greater Grand Rapids. View our Resources & Data Library to search through the data sets and reports that our team has already compiled. Not seeing what you're looking for? Email us today at info@pmbedroomgallery-mn.com to see if we can help.

Financing & Incentives

Your business and your expansion project is unique. The Right Place can assist with tailoring an incentive package that helps address any financial gaps that you may be experiencing. We work side-by-side with you, coordinating state and local resources to support your growth, and lowering your business risk to create new jobs and capital investment in Greater Grand Rapids. Click here to learn more about financing and incentives in Michigan.

International Soft Landing Program

Our International Soft-Landing program provides businesses entering or expanding into the Greater Grand Rapids region with an accelerated introduction to the region’s business practices, regulations, and culture.

Businesses who utilize our Soft-Landing program make valuable contacts in the region more quickly and efficiently by accessing our extensive network of local resources, assisting companies to achieve their businesses goals. Click here to learn more about our International Soft Landing Program.

Property Search Tool

Find available properties across all of The Right Place's eight county region:

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Examples of sites currently under development for future industrial use are listed below:

Ionia County

    Montcalm County


        2023 Development Report

        2023 Development Report

        What We Do

        The Right Place serves both current and prospective West Michigan companies, providing one-stop assistance for location, innovation, and growth.

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        Brent Case

        Vice President, Business Development

        Brent works to recruit new business investment and jobs to the region. He also assists West Michigan companies during the decision-making portion of the expansion process to outline the benefits of growing locally as opposed to out-of-state.

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