Nicole Norfleet | Star Tribune
Reporter | Commercial real estate

Nicole Norfleet currently covers commercial real estate along with professional services including the Twin Cities' thriving marketing, accounting, and legal communities. She is also a general assignment business reporter. She joined the Star Tribune's business team in the winter of 2015 after working as the St. Paul public safety reporter and holding various other metro assignments at the paper.


Much-loved St. Paul Woolworth's reopens as eco-forward office space

Former St. Paul landmark now includes co-working space called Wellworth.


Rolland Anderson, longtime advertising executive and mentor, dies at 82

Revered for his artistic eye for ads and clever headlines, Anderson built a lasting legacy in his ability to mentor and elevate others.


New hotel to be built in downtown St. Paul

The Raymond Group paid nearly $2.6 million for a surface parking lot on the corner of Jackson Street and E. 9th Street, a couple blocks from Mears Park.


Hungry for more: Project near Surly Brewing adding to its initial plans

Apartments and grocery store could be added to food-hall development near Surly Brewing.


East Town area of Minneapolis is growing up fast

That's the verdict of one of downtown's busiest and most engaged observers, who shares his views.


Contractors see tariff-fueled steel prices rise but aren't panicking

But the recently imposed tariffs on critical components of most office and industrial buildings have left construction companies guessing.


Two years after sale to HNA, Radisson changing hands again

Little immediate impact is expected from the sale of the hotel company to Shanghai-based Jin Jiang.


New Washington Av. projects: More condos, apartments, office space

Parking lots and vacant lots in Minneapolis are targeted for redevelopment along Washington Avenue.


Ryan Cos. changes plans for driveway for Mpls. condo tower

Ryan Cos. has tentatively prepared to change its site plan so residents would get to the 101-unit condo building and parking ramp from 11th Avenue via a private road.


Proposed France Avenue project in Edina has another new look

After pushback, architects' latest plan for the Edina project includes a pedestrian-friendly promenade.