IN THE NEWS

Rich Vein of New Apartments

10/29/13 The Monument Companies enter into a joint venture with Howard Kellman of the Edison Companies after they purchase the former Massey Energy Building.

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Suffolk’s EDA grants The Monument Companies with a facade grant.

10/09/13 The Monument Companies recently purchased seven buildings in the 100 block of W. Washington St. in Downtown Suffolk. The grant they received will help assist in the costs of exterior improvements to the commercial buildings in the downtown area.

Read more about the project at http://www.suffolknewsherald.com/2013/10/09/downtown-facade-grants-approved/


Monument Construction Renovates New Office Building for Dodson Property Management

08/23/13 Monument Construction is the general contractor for Dodson Property Management’s new office downtown Richmond.

Read more about the project here: http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2013/08/23/firm-gets-new-downtown-digs/


Exchange Place gets exchanged into new apartments

7/27/13 The Monument Companies, along with Howard Kellman of The Edison Companies, purchase the Exchange Building with plans to convert it into a mixed-use apartment complex. 

Read More at http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2013/07/26/office-space-gets-exchanged-for-apartments/


Monument Construction to renovate old Seaboard Bag building in Scott’s Addition

1/15/13 Developer Jerry Peters & partner Jim Edge have recently unveiled their plan to renovate the former Seaboard Bag Building. They asked Monument Construction to be the general contractor. Construction will begin Fall 2013.

Read more about this project at http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2013/01/15/developer-aims-to-get-apartments-in-the-bag/


Monument Construction will renovate old Richmond Kicker’s Soccer Building

12/17/12 Monument Construction will be renovating the former Richmond Kicker’s building on West Main St. The building will be converted into commercial space as well as three apartments.

Read more about this project at: http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2012/12/17/how-to-get-a-kick-out-of-moving-day/


Monument Construction renovates former Bank of Virginia on Grace St

12/03/12 Monument Construction will begin renovations on the former Bank of Virginia for a local developer.

Read more about the project http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2012/12/03/deposit-checks-return-to-grace-st-building/


New Apartments on the way in Shockoe Bottom

7/02/12 The Monument Companies and Sensei Development are teaming up once again and adding another location to their Shockoe Valley Heights development. The vacant lot at the corner of 20th and Grace will soon be the home to 57 one, two and three bedroom units.

Read more about this project at http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2012/07/02/shockoe-apartment-market-heats-up/


Final Phase of Shockoe Valley Heights is in the Works

11/1/11 Monument Construction and Sensei Development are getting ready to wrap up their $29 million development Shockoe Valley Heights. Trolley Commons is the final phase of the project.

Read more about the project at: http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2011/11/01/developers-top-off-a-major-project-in-the-bottom/


The Monument Companies and Suffolk City Officials Celebrate Opening of Lofts

10/02/10 The Monument Companies just recently finished Seventy-Five Place Lofts in Downtown Suffolk. The mayor of Suffolk, Linda Johnson as well as city officials came together for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the property.

http://www.suffolknewsherald.com/2010/10/02/lofts-open-in-old-warehouse/


Monument Construction Gains Ownership of one of the Last Buildings in Shockoe Slip

08/04/10 Monument Construction has gained ownership of one of the last buildings in Shockoe Slip. Monument has plans of commercial space on the first floor with 38 apartments on the top floors that they will also manage.

Read More http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2010/08/04/think-there%E2%80%99s-nothing-left-in-the-slip-to-convert/


Downtown Suffolk Gains Loft-Style Apartments

04/05/10 Suffolk’s Mayor, Linda Johnson holds a ribbon cutting ceremony to recognize the new loft-style apartments in downtown Suffolk at East Point Plaza.

http://www.suffolkva.us/econdev/documents/EastPointPlaza.pdf

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Monument is General Contractor for New Apartments Coming to Manchester

06/15/09 Manchester will be getting new apartments in the former ACME Paper & Supply Company building. Monument is the general contractor for the renovation.

Read more about this project here: http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2009/06/15/more-residential-units-coming-in-manchester/


Monument wins a GRACRE Award for Mews Project

04/23/09 Monument Construction was the general contractor and the developer for The Mews at Cary Mill condos. The project recently won a GRACRE award for Best Multi-Family project. 

Read more at http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2009/04/23/greater-richmond-real-estate-stars-shine-at-eight-annual-awards-gala/


The Monument Companies and Sensei Development renovate 19th Century Firehouse

12/29/08 The Monument Companies along with Marc Galt of Sensei Development begin renovations to a 19th century firehouse in Shockoe Bottom. This fire house is part of the third phase of Shockoe Valley Heights.

http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2008/12/29/shockoe-bottom-firehouse-part-of-block-wide-plan/