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At Black Diamond Realty, we work to provide continual resources, tips, articles and education for your commercial real estate needs.

Our news page is dedicated to providing our clients and customers with an online resource center to find helpful and relevant information on the Morgantown (Monongalia County), Bridgeport/Clarksburg (Harrison County), and Fairmont (Marion County) regions, but also regional and state-wide trends throughout West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio. Check out our monthly newsletters plus visit some pertinent economic news affecting real estate markets serviced by Black Diamond Realty.

Latest Black Diamond Realty News

Runway Extension Project

The Morgantown Municipal Airport has the shortest runway in the state and, based on the number of flights, it is also the busiest. The...

West Virginia Gov. Justice makes income tax elimination plan top priority

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice hopes to make West Virginia the eighth state in the nation without a personal income tax. Justice outlined a...

Toyota West Virginia announces $210 million new investment and 100 new jobs

New investment to upgrade existing engine production line; new jobs to add third shift. To help meet customer demand, Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia...

West Virginia Commerce Dept., Development Office continues economic development hot streak

CHARLESTON — Over the past year, officials with the West Virginia Commerce Department and the West Virginia Development Office have continued to land one...

West Virginia Has Everyone’s Attention. What Does It Really Need?

With the right federal response, it could become a model of renewal for other places around the country that prosperity has left behind. The...

February Newsletter: Buyer-Tenant Representation: How Black Diamond Realty Can Assist You

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Buyer-Tenant Representation: How Black Diamond Can Assist You

Choosing the commercial real estate that is the best fit for you and your success can be tricky. Does the location align with the...

From the Former Ramada Inn Transformed to a Social Services Center

MORGANTOWN — For years, local law enforcement have had no good options when dealing with individuals who have had too much to drink. An...

January Newsletter: Reflecting and Projecting: 2021 Real Estate Predictions

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Agreement between UK company DST and Blue Rock Manufacturing to bring new manufacturing facility, up to 1,000 new jobs to West Virginia

Jim Justice announced today that DST Innovations, a UK technology company headquartered in Wales, has chosen West Virginia as the home of its new...

Reflecting on 2020 and Projecting on 2021

The page has turned on one of the most complicated, volatile and disheartening years in recent history. Families worked hard to maintain their values...

Coming Soon: The Bridge, a 156,000 SF recreational facility in Bridgeport, WV

The Bridge is the newest destination for all things sports, recreation, and wellness. With 156,000 square feet of courts, turf, aquatics, fitness, and more,...

December Newsletter: Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Black Diamond Realty!

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Mylan plant in Morgantown Shutdown planned for July 31

According to MetroNews, Mylan, the pharmaceutical giant that was founded in Morgantown, is closing its plant there next July 31, employees learned this morning...

Massive Project Moving Forward in Bridgeport Could See Annual Economic Impact of More than $1 Billion

Three years ago, Harrison County Commissioners and Benedum Airport Authority members Ron Watson and David Hinkle got with fellow Authority member and Bridgeport Mayor...

Additional Local Links & Resources For North Central West Virginia

Morgantown Convention and Visitors Bureau

The Greater Morgantown Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) seeks to create a positive economic impact on the Greater Morgantown area by aggressively marketing to visitors, specifically the leisure, conference, sports and special events, and group tour markets.

Morgantown Area Economic Partnership

The Morgantown Area Economic Partnership (MAP) is a nonprofit, public-private sector partnership that provides development assistance to the business community of Monongalia and Preston counties.

Main Street Morgantown

Main Street Morgantown (MSM) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the continued revitalization of downtown Morgantown and the Historic Wharf District. Downtown Morgantown is an attractive, clean, safe center of commerce, government and education.

Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce

The Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to the betterment of the Morgantown area through active involvement, leadership and education. We are here to serve you, the business person, in many ways.

Monongalia County Commission

The Monongalia County Commission website features news, updates, events and resources on your elected county officials. The Commission meets each Wednesday at 10:00 AM on the 2nd floor of the County Courthouse at 243 High Street in Morgantown.

Harrison County Economic Development Authority

The Harrison County Economic Development Corporation works with other state and federal organizations to promote the many advantages of the region. For companies looking to expand or relocate, the area provides countless business and quality of life advantages.