Commercial real estate roundup, 3/7/11
March 07, 2011 5:30 AM
Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer settles into a new headquarters building while Washington sees the largest multifamily property sale since 2008. This and other real estate news from around the state:
More older women expected to join the work force
March 04, 2011 5:55 PM
By 2018, the number of women age 65 to 74 in the civilian labor force is projected to increase more than the number of women in any other age group.
Harris Corp. awarded a $289 million government contract from Alberta
March 04, 2011 5:49 PM
Lynchburg subsidiary, Harris Public Safety and Professional Communications, will do much of the work
JPMorgan Chase opens a new office in Richmond
March 04, 2011 5:16 PM
JPMorgan Chase has opened an office in downtown Richmond that will serve Virginia businesses and corporations with more than $10 million in annual sales.
Virginia-based companies honored as ‘Best Corporate Citizens’
March 03, 2011 4:09 PM
Altria Group Inc., Norfolk Southern and Dominion Resources Inc. have been honored for their commitment to better transparency, accountability and citizenship practices.
Mortgage rates drop for the third consecutive week
March 03, 2011 3:11 PM
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.87 percent this week, down from 4.95 percent last week.
Health Diagnostic Laboratory partners with Oregon firm to offer new diagnostic test
March 02, 2011 3:46 PM
Health Diagnostic Laboratory partners with Oregon firm to offer new diagnostic test for cardiovascular disease
CBN Secure Technologies to expand Danville facility, creating 25 new jobs
March 02, 2011 2:39 PM
CBN Secure Technologies plans to expand its identification card manufacturing facility in Danville, creating 25 new jobs.
Alpha Natural Resources to open two international offices
March 02, 2011 12:35 PM
Alpha Natural Resources plans to open offices in Sydney and New Delhi in response to the increase in demand for metallurgical and thermal coal.
100 Northern Virginia employers sign pledge to reduce distracted driving
March 01, 2011 3:05 PM
Public-private program created in response to research that shows an increase in distracted driving on the Capital Beltway.