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Nusbaum: Help the governor attract new business

HamptonRoads.com / PilotOnline.com Posted February 18, 2014

By: Bill Nusbaum, an attorney, is vice chairman of the legislative affairs committee of the Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate, HRACRE

In the highly competitive global marketplace of economic development, states must use incentives to attract major business investments. Virginia offers several incentives, but its biggest weapon is the governor’s deal-closing fund, called the Governor’s Development Opportunity Fund.

The governor must use the fund to attract economic development prospects and secure expansion of existing industry in the state. Unfortunately, Virginia rarely competes aggressively for many projects because the legislature seldom appropriates enough money for the fund. . . . click here to view entire article >>> HamptonRoads.com-Nusbaum article_2-18-14

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Rising Sea Level – Joint study needed to address coastal flooding

Inside Business Posted January 27, 2014

By: Ed Ware
Director of Communications and Government Relations, NRHA
Legislative Committee Chair, HRACRE

You may know recurrent coastal flooding by its nicknames – Sandy, Ernesto, Isabel and numerous unnamed nor’easters.

The 2012 General Assembly commissioned a study (SJR 76) to evaluate the state’s coastal communities’ capacity to identify and implement comprehensive adaptation strategies to mitigate threats from storm surge, high tides, intense rain storms, sinking land and rising sea levels. . . . Click here to read full story >>>

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2014 WHAT’S AHEAD Commercial Real Estate

Inside Business Posted January 9, 2014

By: Gregory Lydon
Partner, Commercial Real Estate Group Chair, Willcox & Savage PC
President, HRACRE

To sum up the prospects for commercial real estate in 2014, I suggest two words – “cautious optimism.”

Anecdotal evidence abounds that 2013 was a turning point for many local commercial real estate industries. At many Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate functions last year, I continued to run into people from different disciplines who were busier than they had been in years. . . Click here to read full story >>> 

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2013 Excellence in Development Design Awards

1 The YMCA Family Center - Entrance ExteriorBest Recreation / Entertainment / Hospitality
Award of Merit
Lyall Design Architects

Project - The YMCA Family Center on Granby
Owner/Developer - YMCA of South Hampton Roads / Don Jones, Senior Vice President of Property Management

Architect - Lyall Design Architects
Landscape Architect - Siska Aurand
Civil Engineer - Hyman & Robey, PC
Mechanical Engineer - Cherwa Ewing Engineering
Electrical Engineer - Cherwa Ewing Engineering
Structural Engineer - Sinclair Pratt Cameron
Interior Designer - Lyall Design Architects
Contractor - Sussex Development Corporation
Photographer - Floating Worlds
Others - Greenville Pool & Supply

SH-SunsetBest Master Planned
Award of Merit
Cox, Kliewer & Company, P.C.                                                

Project – 31 Ocean
Owner/Developer – Gold Key / PHR Development Co.

Architect - Cox, Kliewer & Company, P.C.
Landscape Architect - Siska Aurand
Civil Engineer - WPL
Mechanical Engineer - Hickman-Ambrose Inc.
Electrical Engineer - Hickman-Ambrose Inc.
Structural Engineer - Speight Marshall & Francis, P.C.
Geotechnical Engineer - GET Solutions, Inc.
Interior Designer - Cox, Kliewer & Company, P.C.
Contractor - W.M. Jordan Company
Photographer - Michael Pennello Photography
Others - Hentz Engineering Inc.

1 NORTH_EAST ELEVATIONBest R&D / Flex / Industrial Building
Award of Merit
Hourigan Construction

Project – LifeNet Health Institute of Regenerative Medicine
Owner/Developer - LifeNet Health

Architect - Lyall Design Architects
Landscape Architect – Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Civil Engineer – Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer - Sinclair Pratt Cameron, P.C.
Electrical Engineer - PACE Collaborative
Structural Engineer - PACE Collaborative
Geotechnical Engineer – GET Solutions, Inc.
Interior Designer – Lyall Design Architects
Contractor - Hourigan Construction
Photographer - Dave Chance Photography

Riverview_Rendering (Before)Best Renovated or Historic Rehabilitation Project
Award of Merit
Rockville Development, LLC

Project – Riverview Lofts
Owner/Developer - Andy McCullough and Pieter Reidy

Architect - Commonwealth Architects
Civil Engineer - Woolpert
Mechanical Engineer - Simmons, Rockecharlie and Prince, Inc.
Electrical Engineer - Simmons, Rockecharlie and Prince, Inc.
Plumbing Engineer - Simmons, Rockecharlie and Prince, Inc.
Structural Engineer - Koelzer and Associates
Geotechnical Engineer - Atlantic Geotechnical Services, Inc.
Contractor - KBS, Inc.
Photographers - Genevieve Neal Photography / MGL Studio, LLC / Pieter H. Reidy
Historic Consultant - Commonwealth Preservation Group
Rendering - Proviz

(1) Riverside Internal Medicine of Denbigh_Parking Lot Elevation
Best Renovated or Historic Rehabilitation Project Award of Merit
PMA Architecture


Project - Riverside Internal Medicine of Denbigh
Owner/Developer - Riverside Health System

Architect - PMA Architecture
Civil Engineer – LandTech Resources, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer - Hickman-Ambrose Inc.
Electrical Engineer - Hickman-Ambrose Inc.
Structural Engineer - G.G. Cornwell & Co.
Contractor - Henderson, Inc.
Photographer - Dave Chance Photography

1 - Colonial Williamsburg DoG Street Pub EntranceBest Renovated or Historic Rehabilitation Project
Award of Excellence
Guernsey Tingle Architects

Project - Colonial Williamsburg DoG Street Pub
Owner/Developer - Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Architect - Guernsey Tingle Architects
Civil Engineer - Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer - Infinity Design Group
Electrical Engineer - Roach Consulting Engineers
Structural Engineer - TAM Consultants
Interior Designer - Kathryn Tawes Interiors
Furnishings - Kathryn Tawes Interiors
Landlord General Contractor - Clancy & Theys Construction Company
Tenant General Contractor - Plantation Group, LLC 

1_Norfolk 3rd Precinct Main EntranceBest Sustainable Design
Award of Merit
RRMM Architects, P.C.

Project - Norfolk 3rd Patrol Police Precinct
Owner/Developer - City of Norfolk

Architect - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Planner - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Landscape Architect - C. Allan Bamforth, Jr., Engineer-Surveyor, Ltd.
Civil Engineer - C. Allan Bamforth, Jr., Engineer-Surveyor, Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer - PACE Collaborative
Electrical Engineer - PACE Collaborative
Structural Engineer - NRW Engineering, P.C.
Geotechnical Engineer - GET Solutions, Inc.
Interior Designer - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Furnishings - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Contractor - E.T. Gresham Company, Inc.
Photographer - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Public-Safety Design - Tecton Architects
Cost Control - The Forella Group

1 New Entrance Lobby
Best Sustainable Design
Award of Merit
Guernsey Tingle Architects

Project – Williamsburg Municipal Building
Owner/Developer - City of Williamsburg

Architect - Guernsey Tingle Architects
Civil Engineer - AES Consulting Engineers
Mechanical Engineer – J.P. Harvey Engineering Solutions
Electrical Engineer – J.P. Harvey Engineering Solutions
Structural Engineer – TAM Consultants
Interior Designer – Guernsey Tingle Architects
Contractor – David A. Nice Builders, Inc.
LEED Design Coordination - Guernsey Tingle Architects 

Entryway + screened in porch-1Best Educational Building
Award of Merit
VIA design architects, pc


Project - VIMS Seaside Hall
Owner/Developer - Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Architect - VIA design architects, pc
Civil Engineer - Langley & McDonald, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer - Cherwa Ewing Engineering
Electrical Engineer - Cherwa Ewing Engineering
Structural Engineer - McPherson Design Group
Contractor - E.T. Gresham Company, Inc.
Photographer - Dave Chance Photography

1_TCC-VB Joint LRC Facing NorthwestBest Educational Building
Award of Merit
RRMM Architects, P.C.


Project - TCC/City of Virginia Beach Joint-Use Learning Resource Center
Owner/Developer - Tidewater Community College / Virginia Community College System

Architect - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Planner - Carrier Johnson + CULTURE
Landscape Architect – InSites
Civil Engineer – C. Allan Bamforth, Jr., Engineer-Surveyor, Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer – PACE Collaborative
Electrical Engineer - PACE Collaborative
Structural Engineer - Stroud, Pence & Associates, Ltd.
Geotechnical Engineer - GET Solutions Inc.
Interior Designer – Anderson Brulé Architects
Furnishings - Anderson Brulé Architects
Contractor - Gilbane Building Company
Photographer - RRMM Architects, P.C.
Designer - Carrier Johnson + CULTURE
Technology - Waveguide Consulting

1_MacArthur Vistor Center Exterior DuskBest Institutional / Public Building
Award of Excellence
Clancy & Theys Construction Co.


Project - MacArthur Memorial Visitors Center
Owner/Developer - General Douglas MacArthur Foundation

Architect – Hanbury Evans Wright Vlattas + Company
Planner - Hanbury Evans Wright Vlattas + Company
Landscape Architect - Ann P. Stokes
Civil Engineer - C. Allan Bamforth, Jr., Engineer-Surveyor, Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer - Cherwa Ewing Engineering
Electrical Engineer - Cherwa Ewing Engineering
Structural Engineer – McPherson Design Group
Interior Designer – Hanbury Evans Wright Vlattas + Company
Contractor - Clancy & Theys Construction Company
Photography - Robert Benson Photography

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2013 Inside Business Excellence in Development Design Awards

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Summer interns sample world of real estate

Inside Business article – Posted August 5, 2013
By Jared Council
jared.council@insidebiz.com

From how Virginia’s ports operate to what historic tax credits entail, the students in the Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate internship program have been asking questions all summer. . . . Click here to read full story >>>

 

 

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2012 Deals of the Year

 

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View the PDF of the powerpoint presentation from Awards >>>

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Sacks leads ‘voice of commercial real estate’

Sacks leads ‘voice of commercial real estate’

Posted: February 15, 2013

Skip Sacks is the current president of HRACRE.Skip Sacks is the current president of HRACRE.

By Jared Council

jared.council@insidebiz.com

Every year Inside Business interviews the new president of the Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate, an industry association whose membership includes commercial real estate agents and developers as well bankers, lawyers and accountants.

Click here to read full story >>>

 

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10th Annual Deals of the Year

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HRACRE is the voice of the industry

Inside Business article – Posted October 15, 2012
By Stacey Enesey Klemenc, Correspondent
Dissatisfied 20 years ago with the national association that represented commercial real estate in the area, a group of local visionaries banded together to form their own association, the Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate. . .
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