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The City of Richmond:
Virginia’s Working Capital

Since its founding in 1607, the city of Richmond has always been the strategic center of commerce, innovation, and decision-making power in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The city offers low business costs, a pro-business climate, robust financial programs, and a smart, creative workforce with solid education and experience in the technical, scientific, and creative professions. So, in a city founded on commerce, innovation and decision-making power, where will your company get to work?

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Economic & Community Development News

May 5th, 2015

Local start-up Wealthforge, a local start-up, was awarded a $100,000 grant by AOL co-founder Steve Case. The company stated it will use its winnings to move its offices downtown. "We really want to put it into use to open an 8,000 square-foot office in Richmond, downtown." Learn more.

May 5th, 2015

Alton Lane, a maker of custom shirts, suits, blazers and trousers, has relocated its headquarter operations from New York City to Scott's Addition. Learn more.

May 5th, 2015

A new, 8-story, 76-unit, $12.5 million project is planned at 1817 E. Main Street in Shockoe Bottonm, as well as a second 2-srory mixed-use building fronting Main Street ,which will offer a 1,500 SF commercial space. Learn more.

May 4th, 2015

Reported by the Huffington Post, Lincoln Property Company listed Richmond, Virginia as a Top 10 City for Relocation based on the city's nightlife, culture, food, weather and rent costs. Learn more.

City of Richmond
Economic & Community Development

Main Street Station
1500 East Main Street, Suite 400

Richmond, VA 23219
804.646.5633