Economic & Community Development News

May 11th, 2016

Two veteran developers are proposing two 10-story towers totally 258 rsidential units at 1400 Roseneath Road that would convert from apartments to condominiums over time. Learn more about this $60 million proposed project here.

May 11th, 2016 just ranked Richmond, VA as one of the most underrated music cities in the country. Read more.

December 18th, 2015

The Richmond Affordable Housing Trust Fund Application deadline has been extended to January 21, 2016. For more information, click here.

December 7th, 2015

The City of Richmond's Affordable Housing Trust Fund application is now available. To learn more and download the application package documents, please click here.

November 3rd, 2015

Ironclad Coffee Roasters is moving into 2904 W. Moore Street in Scott's Addition. The company plans to roast between 150 and 200 pounds of coffee each week. Learn more.

November 3rd, 2015

Thermal Gradient, Inc., which designs and develops devices that perfirm nucleic acid tests, is moving from Rochester, NY to the city of Richmond's Virginia Biotechnology Research Park. Learn more.

November 3rd, 2015

Duke Property Management  plans to renovate the 10,700 SF building at 118 N. Thurd Street, adding 13 one-bedroom apartments and a 550-SF commercial space. Learn more.

November 3rd, 2015

Worse for Wear, a women's motorcycle apparel company has purchased 3012 W. Broad Street and is renovating the three-story building. Learn more.

July 14th, 2015

The conversion of one of Richmond's most iconic skyscrapers is halfway complete. The Central National Bank building is being redeveloped by Washington D.C.-based developer Douglas Development Corp. into 200 apartments, as well as retail space. Learn more.

July 14th, 2015

StreetCar Cafe, a new coffee shop along Brookland Park Boulevard, held its grand opening celebration on July 13, 2015. Learn more.

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