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Milwaukee company buys 500,000 square feet of warehousing space in Janesville

A Milwaukee commercial real estate group just scooped up half a million square feet of occupied warehousing and industrial properties in Janesville. Zilber Property Group announced Tuesday it has acquired 500,000 square feet of industrial buildings along the Interstate 90/39 corridor on Janesville’s south and east sides in a move that tacks on four, fully leased, warehousing buildings to its growing portfolio in Janesville.
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VIDEO | Take a look inside the new Cedar Ridge Homes

West Bend, WI – Construction is underway for 15 new side-by-side ranch homes on the north end of Cedar Ridge Campus in West Bend. The duplexes are 1,700 square feet and include two bedrooms, den, two bathrooms, two-car garage, and a full basement; some with walkout options. Residents can select...
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17 small businesses receive Greater Milwaukee Foundation loans

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Seventeen small businesses, located in Milwaukee's Halyard Park, Harambee and Brewers Hill neighborhoods, received loans from the Greater Milwaukee Foundation offering the opportunity to reopen, hire or sustain or improve business operations in a variety of ways. Nearly 80% of the businesses are located in the...

Pine Hill Orchard: 44 years of growing apples

HUBERTUS, Wis. - If you’re looking for the best apples Wisconsin has to offer, this is your season. Brian is at Pine Hill Orchard in Hubertus with a family that’s celebrating their 44th year of growing apples. About Pine HIll Orchard (website) It all began 43 years ago, when Marvin...

ABB Planning Large Milwaukee-Area Campus for US Motion Business

Robotics, electrical equipment and automation supplier ABB is eyeing a major expansion in the Milwaukee area. The Milwaukee Business Journal and Biz Times reported that the Sweden-based conglomerate has shared a proposal with the city of New Berlin for a planned large campus for its US Motion business. The campus could staff nearly 700 employees by 2025.

Pandemic Shows Value of Local Pharmacies

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the role of community pharmacies and the ways the public interacts with them, especially in underserved areas. Dr. Hashim Zaibak — who heads Milwaukee’s Hayat Pharmacies with more than 12 locations and a staff that speaks 22 languages and dialects — said pharmacists and technicians are becoming more recognizable as reliable health care providers and not just medication dispensers.

Wingspan Development Group closes $11.7 million capital raise

Wingspan Development Group has successfully closed its WDG GP Fund to further expand its multifamily development business. The WDG GP Fund anticipates a 15 percent to 20 percent-plus annual return over five years. The $11.7 million fund will participate in the equity of three projects, including Niche at North Hyde...
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New We Energies STEM Center allows MSOE to grow its outreach

Milwaukee School of Engineering leaders on Wednesday celebrated the grand opening of the new We Energies STEM Center on its campus. The 10,000-square-foot center at 1444 N. Water St. was developed in partnership with Milwaukee-based We Energies, Rockwell Automation and Northwestern Mutual and Madison-based American Family Insurance. It was built on the ground floor space on the north side of the parking structure that is topped by Herman Viets Field at 1305 N. Broadway.

Project Brings Affordable Housing to Harambee

Developer Melissa Allen is moving full speed ahead on her Bronzeville Estates development in Milwaukee’s Harambee neighborhood. The $8.5 million plan calls for a mix of rehabilitating existing houses and developing new ones in an area bounded by W. Clarke St., W. North Ave., N. Vel R. Phillips Ave. and N. 6th St.
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Milwaukee tech business ditches office space for work-from-anywhere, with pop-up meetings

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Motus held a pop-up business meeting at Bottle House 42, a brew pub in Milwaukee. Motus, a tech company headquartered in Boston, has about 100 employees in Milwaukee. The business used to be located on North Water Street, but they've decided to get rid of their office space and use a work-from-anywhere model, while also hosting pop-up meetings throughout the year.

Aviation services firm to break ground on $11M facility at Mitchell International

The fixed-base operator Jet In will break ground on a new facility at 504 E. Citation Way at Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport. A fixed-based operator provides aeronautical services at an airport including fueling, aircraft rental, aircraft maintenance and flight instruction. Jet In is based in Milwaukee. The new 60,000-square-foot facility,...
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11505 W. Orchard Court

2 Bed 1 Bath Lower - Welcome to your new home at the peaceful maintenance-free living of Orchard Court Apartments. Conveniently located in West Allis, right off of busy Greenfield Ave, Orchard Court Apartments are close to many activities and feature an easy commute being just 5 miles from Miller park and 9 miles to the hustle and bustle of downtown Milwaukee. Each spacious apartment features private entrances, patio or balconies, detached garage, and in-unit washer/dryer. Call us today to help find your new home at Orchard Court Apartments!
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4 Madison businesses receiving grants through new Brewers Community Foundation program

MILWAUKEE — Associated Bank and the Brewers Community Foundation announced a $100,000 program Wednesday to support minority, women and veteran owned businesses through the Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation. According to a news release, 18 diverse small businesses around the state will receive a $5,000 grant to support their needs...
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N114 W15518 Sylvan Cir

Gorgeous, newly remodeled 1 bedroom in Germantown! Includes heat and detached garage! - Spectacular remodeled 1 bedroom, first-floor unit available. Gorgeous new cabinetry, tile floors, backsplash and appliances in the kitchen. New hardwood floors throughout the living area and hallways as well as new carpet in the bedroom. Bathroom has been completely remodeled as well with new tile throughout and new vanity. Rental price includes heat and water costs. Also included is an in-unit air conditioner as well as a detached garage...perfect for upcoming winter! Very clean building with coin operated laundry facilities in basement as well as space for storage. Call now as this one will go quickly!