In the News 2018-05-02T13:09:30+00:00

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The Top 10 Rising Cities For Startups

October 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, October 1, 2018 - Columbus finished first in a study done by Forbes for emerging cities for startups due to its college presence, low costs (business and living), increase in VC deals, and the high number of funds launched since 2013. With companies like Nationwide, [...]

Foreign investment surging in industrial real estate, including $415M in Columbus

October 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, August 9, 2018 - Central Ohio has been found to be a leader among all major cities in the U.S. for international investment in its industrial real estate. This is attributed in part to two large investment sales in the beginning half of the [...]

Columbus Isn’t the Next Business Destination. It’s Already Happening

October 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, September 25, 2018 - As the 14th largest city in the United States in terms of population, Columbus has seen dramatic growth in the past decade in jobs, investment, and infrastructure with more to come. It's unique location with access to 46 percent of the [...]

International cargo capabilities surge at Rickenbacker International Airport

July 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, July 19, 2018 - Expanded international destinations are being reached with Rickenbacker International Airport’s recent addition of AirBridgeCargo, which has expanded routes and destinations worldwide- offering more extensive service for businesses. While growth in international cargo increased by 65 % in 2017, the [...]

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Central Ohio surpasses 2020 job-growth goal 2 years early

July 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, May 30, 2018 - In 2010, Columbus 2020 set a goal to add 150,000 jobs to the regional economy by 2020. This year, not only has Columbus reached that goal, but they have surpassed it at 159,000 jobs. The Columbus metro area currently ranks [...]

Census: Columbus is the 4th Fastest-Growing Big City in the US

July 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, May 25, 2018 - The Columbus city proper grew by a total of 15,426 people between 2016 and 2017, bringing the population up to an estimated 879,170. Columbus, with a 1.79% year-over-year population increase, is the fourth fastest percentage of change city in the [...]

Three to know: Why these out-of-town developers plan big building in Columbus

June 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, June 20, 2018 - Three out-of-town companies, Meritex, Clayco Inc., and Welty Building Co., are expanding their businesses in Columbus. The key reasons they chose Columbus include believing it is the right time to expand here, because it is a robust city, and because [...]

Reviving Downtowns With Cultural Institutions

May 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, April 18, 2018 - Municipal leaders all over the U.S. have been creating new ways to make core areas more attractive and livable because of the desire of many millennials to live in or near the downtown area. Many people wish to live in [...]

Russian air cargo carrier adding service at Rickenbacker

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, April 2, 2018 - Russia-based airline AirBridgeCargo (aka ABC) became the fifth international air cargo freighter operator at Rickenbacker International Airport. Rickenbacker has become a fast growing shipping hub, up 22.5 % for the first two months of 2018, on top of a 27% [...]

Record year for Central Ohio’s industrial sector powering economic growth – and there’s more to come

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, March 29, 2018 - Last year, Central Ohio was one of the fastest-growing markets for industrial real estate in the nation with a sharp uptick in deals. This not only helps the real estate market, but also provides jobs and redefines neighborhoods. There is [...]