Commercial real estate roundup, 3/28/11
March 28, 2011 6:30 AM
A new mixed-use project in Leesburg is attracting tenants, and Henrico County sees a spate of activity. This and other real estate news from around the state:
NASA wants to install 80 acres of solar panels at Wallops Flight Facility
March 25, 2011 1:10 PM
NASA is proposing to install 80 acres of solar panels at its Wallops Flight Facility on the Eastern Shore to eventually create enough power to provide electricity for 850 homes.
Vending, advertising to cut costs of welcome centers
March 25, 2011 6:39 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation is offering advertising and sponsorship opportunities at welcome centers to cut operating costs.
Cantor discusses economic growth plan at Richmond housing forum
March 25, 2011 6:34 AM
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor told a group of Richmond-area Realtors that entrepreneurs and start-up businesses will be the engine of the country’s economic revival.
Political unrest in Middle East threatens America’s energy supply
March 23, 2011 7:08 PM
Continuing political upheaval in the Middle East presents a “huge danger” to U. S. energy supply
Jones Lang LaSalle says Innsbrook and Short Pump submarkets have bounced back
March 22, 2011 3:58 PM
Few large blocks of contiguous space remain
Virginia gets a C+ in online spending transparency
March 22, 2011 3:33 PM
Virginia received a C+ in a recent study that graded states on how well they provide online access to information about government spending.
Quake doesn’t shake support for nuclear power in Virginia
March 21, 2011 7:29 PM
There are plenty of lessons to be learned from Japan, but abandoning nuclear power should not be one of them, Virginia businesses and professors say.
Google trials Wytheville company’s ‘plugless’ charging station for electric cars
March 21, 2011 5:55 PM
Google Inc. is installing a trial “plugless” charging station for electric cars designed by Wytheville-based Evatran LLC at the giant Internet company’s headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.