Breaking Ground: Local building permits for 12.8.21

Top building permits in Richmond

This week’s top permit was $4.8 million for a 67-unit multifamily complex in Richmond. Permits include new homes in Chesterfield and various commercial projects. (BizSense Pro subscription required)

Essex Bank branches now United Bank

Acquisition of Essex Bank by United Bank completed

The deal to acquire the Henrico-based bank, which has $1.7 billion in assets and nearly two dozen locations, was completed Friday.