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Capital One: Who Says You Can’t Go Home?

Capital One is moving back to a building it once occupied in Innsbrook. The company signed a lease for the 135,000-square-foot building at 10800 Nuckols Road, company spokesperson Julie Rakes confirmed. She said the company is taking back the space to accommodate growth. Last year the company bought two office buildings previously occupied by Wachovia Securities […]

SnagAJob.com Considering Doubling Size of Innsbrook Headquarters

Far West End-based SnagAJob.com might be moving across the pond to accommodate lots of new workers. No, not to England, but to 4851 Lakebrook Drive, on the other side of the lake from its current location on Cox Road in Innsbrook. Several real estate sources familiar with the deal said the job-hunting website is in negotiations to […]

Far West End Borders Books & Music on Troubled Chain’s Closure List

Books and music store Borders filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday, announcing that it planned to close a third of its stores across the country. The list of 200 closures includes the chain’s 25,000-square-foot store at 9750 West Broad Street, just east of Short Pump. That location is the retailer’s only Borders in Richmond. Several more stores […]

Thalhimer Pushes South, Opens New Charlotte Office

Short Pump-based real estate brokerage Thalhimer is expanding its reach, establishing an office in Charlotte. Paul Silver, company president and CEO, said an opening for a Cushman affiliate in the Charlotte area was offered to them. Silver said the firm had been looking at the North Carolina market for a while. “The whole North Carolina market is […]

Innsbrook Area Restaurant Closes Doors

An Innsbrook area restaurant has closed its doors– at least for now. The Patio, located at the Shoppes at Twin Oaks on Cox Road, was empty last Friday afternoon, and a neighboring business said the restaurant had been closed for about a week. Owner David Du could not be reached by press time. Du originally opened […]

West End Bagel Shop & Deli Expanding With Downtown Location

A local bagel entrepreneur is following his gut and expanding from the West End to downtown. Walter Baietti opened Cupertino’s New York Bagels and Deli in the West End about three and half years ago in the newly built Twin Oaks Shopping Center near Cox and Broad. Prompted by customer demand, Baietti and his two sons are […]

Far West End Printing Business Shutters After 23 Years In Business

Graphics Gallery, a Far West End printer of signs and displays, closed earlier this month after 23 years in business. In February 2009, the company grabbed media attention by distributing signs to local businesses that read: “We heard about the recession and we decided not to participate.” (You can read that story here.) Steve Samuel, founder […]

Former Circuit City Headquarters Building Sold To Local Company

The former Circuit City HQ has been sold. DRCC Properties, LLC, a company of run by some of the same people at the firm Pruitt Associates, acquired the property at 9950 Mayland Drive in Henrico for $3 million. The building, Deep Run I, covers 288,000 square feet includes a data center and a full-service cafeteria. It […]

Out-Of-State Investor Snaps Up Short Pump Station Shopping Center

Out-of-town investors have snatched up a thriving Short Pump shopping center. AmCap Richmond, LLC has secured a $20.5 million acquisition loan to buy Short Pump Station, the Trader Joe’s-anchored retail strip at 11301 West Broad Street. AmCap Richmond is a joint venture between Connecticut-based private equity real estate firm AmCap Inc. and a real estate investment fund […]

Out-Of-State Investor Snaps Up Short Pump Station Shopping Center

Out-of-town investors have snatched up a thriving Short Pump shopping center. AmCap Richmond, LLC has secured a $20.5 million acquisition loan to buy Short Pump Station, the Trader Joe’s-anchored retail strip at 11301 West Broad Street. AmCap Richmond is a joint venture between Connecticut-based private equity real estate firm AmCap Inc. and a real estate investment fund […]

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