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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

WVU-led research team lays foundation for natural gas storage ‘hub’; opportunity for economic growth in the region

It is no secret that the region around West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio has abundant natural gas resources, but can the three states uncover...

Opening Day – WV Box & Ship – The Dominion Post

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Friday for WV Box & Ship, a new business at 1405 Earl. L Core Road. WV Box & Ship...

Business Beginnings – Family Dollar

Construction is underway for a new 8,300 square foot Family Dollar store on Lucky Lane, near Mountain View Elementary.

$40 Million Center for Aquatics Announced – The Dominion Post

$15 Million donation, loan to finance a 55-acre project. 

Industrial Park to Expand – The Dominion Post

The Morgantown Industrial Park is approved for a second phase of development. See the article below or visit

2017 Sectors In Demand

Our team is often asked, “How is the market?” Some brokers may respond with a generic, “good”. If you are interested in a general...

August Newsletter

View our August Newsletter: NEW Par Mar Store + Restaurant Opening Soon In Morgantown Click Here!

First Look: The Crossings at Morgantown

We shared the breaking news with you in our April newsletter; now you can watch the The Crossings at Morgantown come to life! CLICK...

July Newsletter

View our July Newsletter: See What’s OPENING SOON In The Sabraton Plaza! Click Here!

Clearwater Facility Preparations Continue for Projected Fall Opening – The State Journal

See the article on The State Journal website by clicking here.

Valley Worlds of Fun Searches for New Owner – WBOY12

PLEASANT VALLEY – Valley Worlds of Fun has been part of Marion County’s history for decades. Now, the property is for sale and it has...

Fun For Sale – The Dominion Post

Valley Worlds of Fun center up for sale Click Here to View the Marketing Flyer for Valley Worlds of Fun.

June Newsletter

View our June Newsletter: Summer Fun Awaits! See Where… Click Here! Names Morgantown the Best Small Town in West Virginia

West Virginia: Morgantown – Population: 31,073 No small town in WVA is more worthy of a visit than the home of West Virginia University....

White Oaks Continues to Expand, Attract Variety of Industries – The State Journal WV

Nearly a decade after construction first began to develop White Oaks off Jerry Dove Drive, the Bridgeport business park continues to live up to...

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.