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.


Plymouth startup creates One Spot app to streamline work of property managers

The One Spot software was developed to help commercial property managers more efficiently oversee work at sites.


St. Paul Port Authority unveils 'net zero' warehouse prototype

As the world deals with the effects of air pollution and climate change, many would be surprised to discover that more carbon dioxide emissions in…


Craft brewers expand their selections by dialing back alcohol, heavy ingredients

Session beers, which generally have less alcohol and lighter flavor, are gaining popularity.


New designs revealed for Minneapolis consolidated office building

Architects say the openness is the defining feature of the proposed city office building.


Creative studio and gallery space to open in St. Paul's Lowertown

Creators Space is designed to become a collective gathering, teaching and creating space for artists.


United Properties revamps design of 33-story tower for downtown Minneapolis

United Properties lands RBC Wealth Management as the main tenant for a proposed 33-story tower.


Rapidly rising East Town still seeks heart in downtown Mpls.

In less than five years, developers have spent more than $1 billion to construct offices, apartments, condos, hotels and other commercial projects around U.S. Bank Stadium. But the area still requires some heavy lifting — not involving cranes or concrete — to become the vibrant, cohesive place people envisioned.


More Radisson hotels to open in NYC and Los Angeles

The hotel company is adding locations in New York City and Anaheim, Calif.


Jack Link's sends a marketing message with new 'North Woods' office

The new space reflects the fun North Woods theme of its ads, open for passersby to see


Skyscraper a step closer to rising on Nicollet Mall

RBC entered a lease deal for United Properties' tower, which should pave the way for final city approval of the 33-story office tower, hotel and condo project.