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Riverfront condos slow to catch on

Alec Depcrynski September 24, 2008 0

The two riverfront condo towers are around 50% occupied, according to a BizSense count. Note: After we published this story, Jack Berry, Executive Director for Venture Richmond, got in touch with us to give

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There’s hope for Hull Street yet

Alec Depcrynski August 7, 2008 0

What was once a main street of Chesterfield County, Hull Street is now the most run-down commercial strip in Richmond. Paper flyers and food wrappers get caught in the wind and ride aimlessly until

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Shockoe Bottom-ing out?

Alec Depcrynski July 24, 2008 0

In 2004 Richmond’s historic Shockoe Bottom was devastated by Hurricane Gaston. Drainage systems malfunctioned and overflowed, and floodwater ran freely through the streets causing extensive damage to businesses. Four years later, the area is

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A Tale of Two Broad Streets

Alec Depcrynski July 15, 2008 0

The farther east you walk down Broad Street and away from VCU, the more beat up and empty it gets. There are “For Sale” signs, “For Lease” signs, and signs simply marked “Closed.” Some

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