Local business wunderkind Joel Erb seems to be making a bit of a comeback. That may seem an odd word to use for a 26 year-old entrepreneur, but Erb started his first company at age 15. Now he is developing an iPhone “App” that lets concert goers order merchandise while at a concert – no need to visit the long lines or interact with moody merch-vender.
In this first in a monthly series on emerging business trends, we find Richmond homebuyers aren’t cutting their budgets so much as they are focusing on quality. Relatively speaking, small, quaint and more efficient is the new standard for custom housing.