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Help on the way for SBA loans

Help on the way for SBA loans

Aaron Kremer March 18, 2009 0

The Small Business Association might not be searching for a new slogan, but it would do well to consider “get ’em while they’re hot.” The SBA loan, an often-used source of financing for startups

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Office Sense: Flying corporate

Office Sense: Flying corporate

Richmond BizSense March 16, 2009 1

Welcome to a new edition of “Office Sense,” BizSense’s intimate look inside the places Richmond companies call home. This month we wanted to take to the friendly skies. Sure, these aren’t the best times

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So long, inRich.com

So long, inRich.com

Al Harris March 15, 2009 6

Media General’s fling with the inRich.com domain name is coming to an end. The company plans to phase out inRich.com and re-brand Richmond.com with a similar format, according to information Media General provides to

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Q & A: Que Pasa Hispanic Biz?

Q & A: Que Pasa Hispanic Biz?

Al Harris March 13, 2009 0

Michel Zajur started the Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in 2000 to serve the business needs of the growing immigrant population. It is still growing, but just like everyone else, the Hispanic-community is dealing

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Guest Opinion: The Outlook Calendar Index is Improving

Guest Opinion: The Outlook Calendar Index is Improving

Stan Maupin March 13, 2009 0

The views expressed in Guest Opinions represent only those of the author and are in no way endorsed by Richmond BizSense or any BizSense staff member. It might not be the kind of economic

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VCU residences sell for $19.3 million

VCU residences sell for $19.3 million

Al Harris March 13, 2009 1

Two large residential buildings on Virginia Commonwealth University’s Monroe Park campus have sold for $19.3 million. RAMZ Hall and Capital Garage were acquired by Kayne Anderson Real Estate Partners,  a private equity investment group

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The Pipeline: Commercial Real Estate Round up for 3.13.09

The Pipeline: Commercial Real Estate Round up for 3.13.09

Al Harris March 13, 2009 2

CB Richard Ellis reports Transtar Industries, a Cleveland-based auto parts distributor, leased 12,800 square feet at 2044 Westmoreland Street in Henrico

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It’s still good to be the banker

It’s still good to be the banker

Aaron Kremer March 12, 2009 1

Tarp Schmarp. Executives at Union Bankshares Corp., the parent of local Union Bank and Trust and its 43 locations, earned slightly more in 2008 than in 2007, despite a rough year. The bank accepted

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Applications holding steady at private schools

Applications holding steady at private schools

[email protected] March 12, 2009 0

Richmond private school officials will be holding their breath Tuesday, March 17, when acceptance letters go out to high school students. They are optimistic about enrollment for the 2009-10 school year despite the economic

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Richmond consumers shopping less but still dining out

Richmond consumers shopping less but still dining out

Al Harris March 12, 2009 1

Shoppers in Richmond cut back spending at a surprising clip in the fourth quarter of 2008, according to recently released tax data. But restaurants, long thought to bear the brunt of new-found thriftiness, didn’t

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