One of Central Ohio"s largest commercial lenders acquired by Tokyo buyer

Another Columbus business has been acquired by an international financial services company. Lancaster Pollard joins Red Capital Group, which has offices in downtown Columbus, as a subsidiary of ORIX USA Corp., an arm of publicly owned ORIX Corp. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2017

TOP OF THE LIST: Check out Central Ohio"s largest commercial mortgage lenders

This year’s top commercial mortgage lender has been a dominant player since it debuted on this List in 2001 with $495.99 million in loans. In 2016 the company originated and closed $1.67 billion in commercial loans, earning it the top spot in thi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2017

Top of the List: Newcomers take top spots of Central Ohio"s largest employee benefits companies

Readers who follow the list of Central Ohio's largest employee benefits companies from year to year will notice a few changes for 2018. Last year’s No. 2 company, Accelerated Benefits, and No. 7, Wells Fargo Insurance, were both acquired last year by .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2018

Top of the List: Commercial mortgage lenders

The No. 1 commercial mortgage lender in Central Ohio works with its clients to build better communities. Its deals include refinancings for assisted living facilities, construction financing for senior housing and bond financing for student housing pro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2017

Delaware County Bank in deal with out-of-state buyer for $106M

The parent of Delaware County Bank is being acquired by an out-of-state buyer looking to grow its Central Ohio presence. Lewis Center-based DCB Financial Corp. (OTCBB:DCBF) has agreed to a $106 million cash-and-stock deal with First Commonwealth Financia.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2016

Exclusive: Anthem sells Worthington office, prompting search for new space for 400 employees

Anthem is looking to move its local office from its long-time home in Worthington, leaving an opening in one of Central Ohio's largest suburban office buildings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 18th, 2018

Top of the List: Central Ohio"s largest family law practices

Need a family law attorney? Central Ohio has you covered. Of course, we all hope never to need an attorney to handle a divorce, a child custody or support dispute, or myriad other unpleasantries that these folks deal with every day. But family l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2018

Bham real estate firm arranges $5M sale in Alabama

One of Birmingham's largest commercial real estate firms has arranged the sale of a large Alabama apartment community. Engineering Partners LLC acquired Plantation, a 120-unit multifamily apartment complex in Mobile, for $5.75 million. Josh Jacobs.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2018

East Texas bank to enter Houston market with acquisition

One of the Houston area’s largest SBA lenders will become part of a Mount Pleasant, Texas-based bank. Katy-based Westbound Bank will be acquired by Guaranty Bancshares Inc. (Nasdaq: GNTY), the holding company for Guaranty Bank & Trust N.A., accord.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2018

Coldwell Banker King Thompson names two new leaders

Central Ohio's second largest residential real estate agency has named two new leaders as its executive vice president retires after more than a decade. Tracy Coe has been named district manager of Coldwell Banker King Thompson, and Newton Burris.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2018

Cargill acquires Ohio pet food manufacturer

Cargill Inc., one of the largest animal feed and pet food suppliers in the world, has acquired an Ohio pet food manufacturing company to expand that part of its business. The Minnetonka-based company announced Tuesday it has entered into an agreement to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 2nd, 2018

Top of the List: Central Ohio"s busiest SBA lenders by loan volume

The 25 busiest Central Ohio SBA lenders disbursed $355.23 million in 7(a) and 504 loans in fiscal 2017. Any way you cut it, that’s a lot of small-business moola. Which were the top lenders by dollar volume? This year's Top 25 List of the region.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 1st, 2018

One of St. Louis" largest women-owned businesses sold

Centaur Building Services, a St. Louis-based commercial cleaning and facility maintenance company, has been acquired by ATALIAN Global Services Inc. Centaur is one of the St. Louis region’s largest women-owned businesses, with 2016 revenue of $3.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 19th, 2017

Triad firm completes $2M solar panel project

Dinnerware giant Replacements Ltd. announced that it has installed one of the largest commercial rooftop solar projects in central North Carolina on to its Guilford County facility in a move that will offset the company’s energy usage by 30 percent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2017

Top of the List: Busiest lenders closed 22,000+ mortgages in Central Ohio in 2016

It’s been a busy time for Central Ohio home mortgage lenders. The top 25 lenders in this year’s list closed on a combined 22,609 first mortgage loans through their Central Ohio locations. That’s $4.2 billion dollars worth, at an average .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2017

Columbus City Schools putting 4 sites on the auction block, including former Africentric and Maennerchor buildings

Four Columbus City Schools buildings are headed to the auction block as part of a larger offloading of property by Central Ohio's largest school district......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2017

Exclusive: Central Ohio"s largest law firm getting new leader

Central Ohio's largest law firm will start 2018 with a new managing partner. Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP said Monday that Michael Martz will assume the leadership role at the firm, the largest in Central Ohio, on Jan. 1. Russell Gertmeni.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

TOP OF THE LIST: Central Ohio"s largest foundations

Central Ohio is home to many foundations that provide grants for charitable, educational, artistic and health-related causes, to name just a few. Ask anyone in Columbus to name a local charitable foundation and they will almost inevitably mention the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2017

TOP OF THE LIST: Largest nonprofit organizations in Central Ohio

In an age of growing income inequality and uncertain support for government safety net programs, Central Ohio nonprofits face many challenges as they provide assistance to those in need. See how they're attempting to meet their challenges in the gra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2017

TOP OF THE LIST: Largest veteran-owned businesses in Central Ohio

Our second list of Central Ohio's largest veteran-owned businesses confirms our first effort last year: Local veterans are involved in a wide variety of enterprises, ranging from go-karts to real estate to wealth management to portable photo booths. It.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2017

TOP OF THE LIST: Central Ohio"s largest homebuilders

In an increasingly tight Central Ohio real estate market, the 23 companies listed in our new list of the region's largest homebuilders closed on $798.36 million in new homes in 2016. They started 2,332 homes and delivered 2,247. Is there pressure.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017