Category: Commercial Real Estate

By Peter Osborne East Pointe Apartments: The new owners did not respond to repeated calls for comment, but they have changed the name of the complex to Hillside Pointe Apartment Homes. Pencader Corporate Center/Southgate Industrial Park: The four buildings were purchased by an investment fund whose managing partners are principals of Emory Hill. Between the…

Delawareans looking for a piece of coastal living are leading a buying spree in Lewes. A new 423-home community called Governors, developed by Jack Lingo Asset Management with construction by the Schell Brothers, has sold 110 homes since launching sales in June 2018. Schell Brothers Community Sales Manager Adam Pettengell says the lack of residential…

DECO has announced the names of eight of the chef-tenants to occupy the downtown Wilmington food hall under construction on the ground floor of the Dupont Building. The line-up includes: Spark’d, a creative pastry shop specializing in all-day baked goods, coffee and special-occasion cakes Connie’s Chicken & Waffles, a Baltimore favorite that is thrilled to expand…

State’s fiber investments bring speed, reliability and recognition

By Dan Linehan l Contributing Writer Inside downtown Wilmington’s office towers, fiber-optic cables carry data at nearly the speed of light on strands of glass the width of a human hair. It’s the gold standard in connectivity. Two Wilmington buildings, 1201 and 1313 N. Market St., recently became the first in the state to be certified…

Middletown is getting a new golf course after 12-year wait

By Peter Osborne  The 12-year wait for tee time is almost over at a public golf course in Middletown with rolling, Scotland-like hills, eight different water features and stunning views. The Links at St. Anne’s, a Alan Liddicoat-designed course that’s been on the drawing board since 2006, will open with 12 holes by the end…

By Alex Vuocolo Senior Reporter Construction is sometimes difficult, unpredictable work. Contractors balance multiple labor pools and specialists, diverging schedules, customer satisfaction, safety concerns and unforeseen costs. That’s one reason why some firms have embraced modular construction. Generally defined as construction that takes place off-site, the technique has become more popular for companies looking to…

The Buccini/Pollin Group (BPG) is stepping outside of the Delaware market with a 28-acre, mixed-use development in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh. The Wilmington-based firm was selected by affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins to create and implement a master plan for the surface parking lots across from the PPG Paints Arena. Partners include the design…

Pettinaro on Wednesday March 13 will hold a groundbreaking for a new addition to the iconic Montchanin Corporate Center in Greenville. The 30,000-square-foot expansion will add two stories of Class “A” office space to the long-standing office center off Montchanin Road. Two new tenants have already signed on: Bessemer Trust leased a suite on the…

Bayside, a mixed-use coastal resort community in Selbyville, was named the community of the year in the 2018 Best in American Living Awards (BALA) by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Replete with a marketplace, restaurant and recreational facilities, the Fenwick Island resort also won the best mixed-use community award. “Bayside has won several…

The collaborative building method behind Bayhealth’s Sussex Campus

By Dan Linehan | Contributing Writer A building that begins in the imagination of its future owners usually enters the world slowly, moving from a designer’s drawings to construction blueprints to reality. Under typical construction methods, the project changes as it gets passed from hand to hand. Often, these changes are made to save money…