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The City of Richmond:
Virginia’s Working Capital

Since its founding in 1607, the city of Richmond has always been the strategic center of commerce, innovation, and decision-making power in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The city offers low business costs, a pro-business climate, robust financial programs, and a smart, creative workforce with solid education and experience in the technical, scientific, and creative professions. So, in a city founded on commerce, innovation and decision-making power, where will your company get to work?

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Economic & Community Development News

March 31st, 2014

A Richmond furniture startup, Paisley & Jade, a 2-year-old furniture and decor rental company has recently leased 4,800 SF in Scott's Addition. Read more.

March 26th, 2014

Style Weekly reports on the new Terrace 202 apartment complex, a four-story, 57-unit apartment structure in the city's Shockoe Bottom. Learn more.

March 19th, 2014

ZIM USA, one of the world's largest shipping companies, will offer Richmond a pickup and delivery point to its client shippers, according to the Virginia Port Authority. Shippers using ZIM at the Port of Richmond will have access to the 180 ports the ocean carrier serves. Read more.

March 19th, 2014

The Richmond Times Dispatch reports that about 3,700 apartments have been built in Manchester in the past 10 years and 1,200 more are under construction. Learn more.

City of Richmond
Economic & Community Development

Main Street Station
1500 East Main Street, Suite 400

Richmond, VA 23219
804.646.5633