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Idaho builders face tightened surety market (access required)

Idaho builders and insurance firms are closely watching the surety industry – which was already feeling the effects of a slowing economy and a “hardening” market before Sept. 11 and got hit recently by Enron and Kmart bankruptcies.Surety bonds come ...

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Heritage Commons planned for 76-acre Meridian site (access required)

Six commercial buildings, several park areas, and homes of various types are planned on 76-acre site off North Locust Grove Road in Meridian.The project, called Heritage Commons, appears to incorporate many of the objectives Meridian planners have outlined for future ...

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Wendy’s plans first Meridian eatery in June (access required)

Wendy’s plans to break ground this week on its 11th Treasure Valley fast-food eatery and its first in Meridian, and open it by the third week of June. According to George Doumani, director of operations for the Boise-based Wendy’s franchise ...

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Firm finds bricks as mementos make solid niche (access required)

Karen Lockner goes to work every day with a smile.For the last 15 years, the Boise woman has operated a business that engraves and sells bricks and tiles for fund-raising projects across the country.“This is one of the few win-wins ...

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Land Surveying adds office in Garden City (access required)

Payette-based Bergey Land Surveying has opened an office in the Boise area.Five staff members including company President Doug Bergey work at the office of 1,900 square feet, opened March 1 in a multi-tenant building at the northwest corner of 42nd ...

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Solid demand for 16-story Boise structure expected (access required)

Boise developer Gary Christensen expects “classic downtown professionals” to occupy much of the space in the building of up to 16 stories that he proposes to build on the Bannock Garage site downtown.Several law and accounting firms already have shown ...

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Office market expected to strengthen (access required)

The Boise-area office market is likely to strengthen by year’s end, studies by two of the city’s major commercial real estate firms indicate. “We predict that 2002 will see absorption in the inverse of 2001, with the second half being ...

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High-end homes planned for North Boise (access required)

Boise billionaire J.R. Simplot is getting new neighbors near his hilltop aerie by Bogus Basin and Cartwright Roads. But those new digs going up nearby aren’t outhouses, either. Arrowhead Canyon, Arrowhead Ridge, and Phase I and II of Arrowhead Canyon ...

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Cherry Plaza to get $200,000 facelift (access required)

Cherry Plaza, a shopping center and central Meridian landmark since the 1970s, is slated for $200,000 in exterior remodeling this summer. “We will basically update it – create a more contemporary-looking center,” said Rick Clark, managing member of ownership group ...

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Downtown Boise’s south side keeps developing (access required)

Boise-based St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center plans to open an outpatient radiology services center in the area of Americana Boulevard and Shoreline Drive late this year or early in 2003. The facility of more than 8,000 square feet would join ...

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