In the News – 5/3/2021


In the News

Real Estate & Development

  • Plans for Alexandria’s Landmark Mall redevelopment are coming together. Here’s a look at the details. – Washington Business Journal
  • More Americans Are Leaving Cities, But Don’t Call It an Urban Exodus – Bloomberg
  • New rooftop restaurant could be coming to the waterfront – ALX Now
  • City Council Rescinds Vote on Braddock West Development – Alexandria Living Magazine


  • Is Greater Washington ready to return to in-person events? Here’s what our exclusive survey found. – Washington Business Journal
  • Alexandria’s annual giving day raises over $2.5 million for local non-profits – Local DMV
  • Shop Made In DC Is Expanding To The Virginia Community – Northern Virginia Magazine

Business & Retail

  • SBA rolls out new $5B grant program for small businesses. Here’s who qualifies. – Washington Business Journal
  • Del Ray restaurant The Garden to bloom into new outdoor area – ALX Now
  • DMV restaurant owners struggling to find employees as restrictions ease – WUSA9
  • An Uptick in New Business Formation – CoStar
  • Meet The Black Chef Who Is Revitalizing Northern Virginia’s Food Scene – Essence
  • &pizza files special use permit for restaurant in Alexandria’s Carlyle neighborhood – ALX Now
  • New Harris Teeter Set to Open in ‘Early Summer’ in Alexandria – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • 2021 Spring Dining Guide: Tom Sietsema shines a light on 22 restaurants that opened despite the pandemic – Washington Post
  • Misha’s Coffee Aims to Open Second Location in May – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • Thousands register as opening day nears for Restaurant Revitalization Fund – Washington Business Journal