Monthly Archives: March 2013

New Cheesecake Factory Will be a Feast for the Eyes

Posted on 18 March, 2013 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

The Cheesecake Factory will be moving into a brand new building at the corner of 15th and Walnut Streets in Philadelphia at the end of next year, and its design definitely won't leave a bad taste in visitors' mouths. The new building is being designed by... Read More

Edgbaston Medical Quarter Launched at Healthcare Summit

Posted on by Neil Bird under Commercial Developments

Edgbaston Medical Quarter will be officially launched today at a summit bringing together healthcare providers, academics and the private sector. The launch, in effect the branding of a district that already exists, provides the quarter with an identity which... Read More

Apprenticeship Scheme Strengthens Small Businesses

Posted on by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Anyone trying to get their first job, or who have struggled to gain employment in a field in which they have not worked before, will know that it can be something of a vicious circle – employers do not wish to take on staff who do not already have... Read More

Starwood Relocates to Dubai for 30 Day Immersion

Posted on 17 March, 2013 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Sunday, March 3 marked the beginning of a 30-day relocation of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc.'s global company headquarters from Stamford, Connecticut to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Ten senior executives will make the trip for the duration,... Read More

Ballston Office Sale Shows Belief in Northern Virginia Market

Posted on by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Piedmont Office Realty Trust announced that it has closed a deal on its acquisition of 901 N. Glebe Road in Ballston for $175.6 million, or $526.00 per square foot. The Georgia-based real estate investment company is expanding its portfolio of properties in... Read More

The Myths Behind St Patricks Day Celebrations

Posted on by Kirsten Kennedy under Misc

St Patrick’s Day has become one of the most popular events on the calendar, for pubs and bars, with revellers all over the world gearing up for celebrations which are likely to be described as “drunken." Yes, in countries from New Zealand to America... Read More

Liverpool Fans Complain About Season Ticket Price Hike

Posted on 16 March, 2013 by MOVEHUT under Economy

The True Cost of Watching LFC Play If you’re a football fan, you will know there is no better feeling than watching your team play live. Being part of the atmosphere, joining in with the banter and signing along to your team’s football songs, is all part... Read More

Commercial Property Values Rise in Concord New Hampshire

Posted on by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

The total assessed value for commercial properties in Concord New Hampshire has increased for the first time since 2008, and a number of owners have filed applications for tax abatements. Of the 184 applications received by the March 1 deadline, about 150... Read More

Tesco Buys Giraffe Restaurant Chain

Posted on by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Tesco has attempted to diversify its business and take a step ahead of rivals this week by purchasing restaurant chain Giraffe. The deal, worth £48.6 million, will see the supermarket acquire Giraffe’s 48 UK outlets with the opportunity to open further... Read More

Plans Unveiled for Floating Village on the Thames

Posted on 15 March, 2013 by MOVEHUT under Commercial Developments

A floating village on the Thames could be constructed after London Mayor Boris Johnson unveiled plans to transform the Royal Docks. Hafen City, Hamburg The mixed use development will include floating homes, restaurants, bars and hotel facilities on a... Read More