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CBRE-Albany reports decline in office vacancy rate in Albany, New York, area - Albany Business Review

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Building owners are generally having more success filling office space, and their tenants are paying slightly more per square foot, according to a survey by…

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CBRE-Albany reports strong Capital Region warehouse demand and lowest vacancy rates since recession. 

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Slightly more than 1 million square feet of industrial space was filled in the first half of 2015 in the Albany, New York, area, dropping the vacancy rate to the lowest level since before the last recession, according to a survey by…

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Albany Business Review: Region sees big jump in multi-family building permits 

According to the Business Review, the U.S. Census Bureau reports that multi-family building permits in the Albany MSA (Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schoharie, and Schenectady Counties) significantly exceed single-family permits by 1,400 to 597 in the first six months of 2015, suggesting that “millennials” prefer to rent rather than buy. 109 more words


Gourmet Chocolate Manufacturer Makes Improvements

Barkeater Chocolates in North Creek, NY manufactures and sells handcrafted gourmet chocolate confections to both wholesale and retail customers. Since its creation in 2008, the company has grown significantly in product offerings, sales, space, and employees. 80 more words


FootGolf is the New Hot Commodity at Many Maryland Golf Courses

FootGolf, a newer sport that has created a lot of attention nationally & internationally (i.e. McIlroy v. Rooney Nike commercial), is being added to golf courses all over the state. 296 more words


Check out the Capitol Polo Club!!

Equestrian sports are embedded into the spirit of Maryland.  In 1962, Maryland became the first state to adopt a state sport, naming jousting as the official sport of the State of Maryland.  384 more words


Severe thunderstorm watch ends for capital region

Environment Canada has ended its severe thunderstorm watch for the capital region.

Heavy rainfall amounted to anticipated accumulation of of 50 mm or more. A few showers were expected to endure until after midnight before evolving into partly cloudy conditions. 23 more words

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