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 New era for Mount Vernon

By Stacey Brayboy, executive director, Mount Vernon Industrial Development Agency For years, developers have been putting shovels in the ground al.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 12th, 2017

Developer"s plan to overhaul Mount Vernon block suffers setback

A devel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2017

CMHA lining up $37M final phase of Poindexter Village project

The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority looks as if its pulling the trigger on a planned expansion of its Poindexter Village project. CMHA is preparing to close on roughly 3 acres of land at 1267 Mount Vernon Ave. on the city's near east side. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2017

This week in N.Y.C. funding news: NYCC, NS1, Updater, Talkspace, Via

When I stated my case for Staten Island to be the coveted spot where Amazon builds its second headquarters, a rebuttal quickly followed. Mount Vernon, a loyal reader declared, is the prime location for Jeff Bezos' e-commerce giant. Here's what H2M A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2017

Mount Vernon Associates Inc Buys Energy Transfer Partners LP, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries

Related Stocks: ETP, TEVA,.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 20th, 2017

Boston Properties weighing potential for an Avenue-caliber project on K Street

The potential shift in concept for a site the developer pitched as a potential Advisory Board Co. headquarters comes amid an increase in new office space in Mount Vernon Triangle......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2017

How Donald Trump affects America’s tourist business

TRUMP Tower, in midtown Manhattan, has become a modern-day Mount Vernon. Tourists have long visited George Washington’s homestead. Now they venture through Trum.....»»

Category: topSource: economistApr 20th, 2017

Mount Vernon Associates Inc Buys Delta Air Lines, Sells Johnson Controls International PLC, ...

Related Stocks: DAL, JCI, AA, EBAY,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusApr 19th, 2017

​For this Syrian immigrant, the American dream equals smoothies

D.C.’s first location of a quintessentially American business, a Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchise, comes from a Syrian immigrant who didn’t exactly plan to go into the food-service field. Oubab Khalil, who will open the location in Mount Vernon .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2017

Ware House 518 in Mount Vernon closes, to reopen as gay lounge

Mount Vernon's Ware House 518 has closed and been sold after two and a half years, with the space reopening as G.A.Y Lounge by the end of the month. Ware House 518 owner and executive chef Ezra Tilaye said the restaurant closed effective Monday. H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2017

Dantes Partners pitching residential that evokes NYC"s Flatiron Building

A group led by D.C. developer Dantes Partners has filed plans for an affordable multifamily building in Mount Vernon Triangle that will be modeled on New York City’s Flatiron Building. Mayor Muriel Bowser's administrator selected Capitol Vista Co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2017

Mount Vernon building sells for $3.7M

A historic building along Charles Street in Mount Vernon was sold this week for $3.7 million. The Professional Building at 330 N. Charles St. was bought by an unnamed West Coast investment group, said Justin Verner, a Baltimore broker for the buyer......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2017

The Net Worth of American Presidents: Washington to Trump

George Washington, the nation’s first president, was also one of the wealthiest men to hold the office. His Virginia plantation, Mount Vernon, consisted of five separate farms on 8,000 acres of prime........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 17th, 2017

In Search of the Slave Who Defied George Washington

An exhibition at Mount Vernon and a new book return the spotlight to Ona Judge, who evaded George and Martha Washington’s dogged efforts to recapture her......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytFeb 6th, 2017

Mount Vernon Associates Inc Buys Facebook Inc, Alcoa Corp, PNC Financial Services Group Inc, ...

Related Stocks: FB, AA, PNC, MO, EBAY, WFC, ASIX,.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 27th, 2017

After his presidency, George Washington became a whiskey tycoon and owned the largest distillery in the US

After finishing his presidency and returning to his Mount Vernon estate, George Washington started a short-lived but extremely successful whiskey distillery.  Follow BI Video: On Twitter.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 6th, 2017

The spectre of slavery haunts George Washington’s house

IN 1982 Dorothy Gilliam was walking down an overgrown path close to Mount Vernon, George Washington’s lovely house on the Potomac River in Virginia, when she glimpsed a flash of.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistJan 5th, 2017

Events D.C. Board approves agreement for Apple store at Carnegie Library

Events D.C.’s Board of Directors voted unanimously Thursday to enter into a nonbinding letter of intent with tech giant Apple Inc. to open a global flagship store at the historic Carnegie Library at Mount Vernon Square. The District's convention and sp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2016

A secret to sustainable development might be right before our eyes

George Washington had Mount Vernon. Thomas Jefferson had Monticello. Now President-elect Donald Trump has his eponymous Manhattan skyscraper, Trump Tower. Our first and third presidents saw their plantations as both productive and symbolic of American ide.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 8th, 2016

The future of skyscrapers: Creating sustainable approaches to urban development

Associated Press/Mark LennihanGeorge Washington had Mount Vernon. Thomas Jefferson had Monticello. Now President-elect Donald Trump has his eponymous Manhattan skyscraper, Trump Tower. Our first and third presidents saw their plantations as both productiv.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 8th, 2016

Exclusive: Apple agrees to open flagship store at Carnegie Library

The District's convention and sports authority has reached an agreement with tech giant Apple to open a global flagship store at the historic Carnegie Library at Mount Vernon Square. Apple, which has been in discussions with Events D.C. for several month.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2016