‘Brownstone’ townhomes rising in CenterPointe

June 10, 2020 RDG CenterPointe Townes

A townhome development taking shape in Midlothian is introducing a new product from one of the region’s more active homebuilders. Construction has started on CenterPointe Townes, a 90-unit development by Reston-based Ryan Homes that the builder describes as the area’s first urban-style brownstones. Those are the traditionally sandstone-sided rowhouses popularized…
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Innsbrook land sold for $7M; 700-unit development planned

January 29, 2020 RDG Innsbrook

With a zoning approval in hand for a dense mixed-use project in Innsbrook, a Norfolk-based firm has closed on the purchase of the land on which the development will rise. Robinson Development Group last month purchased 14 acres at 4359 Sadler Road for $7.4 million. The seller was Wells Fargo, which has a campus next door and had left the plot undeveloped. Robinson filed plans…Read more »

Chesterfield Lands Three Apartment Deals Totaling $115M

January 10, 2018

Three apartment deals totaling more than $115 million closed out 2017 with a bang in Chesterfield County. Priciest among them was Oxygen at Centerpointe, a 255-unit complex along Charter Colony Parkway in Midlothian that sold Nov. 22 for $45.83 million. The buyer was Atlanta-based Preferred Apartment Communities, a publicly traded real estate investment trust making its first…
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The Fresh Market opens in Ghent

September 23, 2014

The newest grocery store in the Ghent section of Norfolk opened Wednesday. The 21st Street location opened at 8:00 a.m. with a “Cracking of the Parmesan,” gourmet version of a ribbon-cutting. Other grand opening activities included food sampling, demonstrations, and giveaways. In a news release, a spokesperson for The Fresh Market said 90 new jobs… Read more »

Fresh Market to open in Ghent at end of 2014

February 10, 2014

Fresh Market plans to open its new store in Norfolk’s Ghent neighborhood near the end of 2014. The specialty grocer has signed a lease on space in Ghent Station, a development planned for West 21st Street between Hampton Boulevard and Colley Avenue. The mixed-use plaza, anchored by the grocer, will include 4,200 square feet of… Read more »

Officials break ground for Norfolk’s Ghent Station

January 1, 2014

Norfolk city officials and developers broke ground for the new Ghent Station Monday. The shopping center will be anchored by The Fresh Market grocery store and will also contain a Bon Secours Medical Facility. Norfolk city leaders, including Mayor Paul Fraim, who were on hand for the groundbreaking say they hope other businesses will follow…. Read more »