Michael Schwartz

Michael Schwartz is the editor of Richmond BizSense, and covers banking, lawsuits, finance, M&A and golf. He can be reached at [email protected].

Village finds its spot in Williamsburg

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The Richmond bank has lured a former SunTrust and Monarch Bank executive out of retirement to lead its first push into Hampton Roads.

Locals jump into Equifax class action fray

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Fallout from a massive identity data breach disclosed last month by the consumer credit agency is beginning to find its way into Richmond.

Developer eyes Manchester church property

Two suitors are lined up for a troubled Manchester church’s sizable real estate holdings, including a prominent local development company. Genesis Properties is one of the potential buyers in talks with bankruptcy trustees to purchase the Richmond Christian Center real estate portfolio, which amounts to 16 parcels in the Southside neighborhood, most notably its main… Read more »