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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

Natural Gas Power Plant to Provide Economic Catalyst to Harrison County & WV

A new natural-gas-fired power plant in Harrison County is expected to be operational by fall of 2021, according to a company official. Groundbreaking on...

February Newsletter: Rare Development Opportunity Inside

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Bridgeport, WV Economic Development 2019 – VIDEO

Bridgeport has become a leader in economic development in West Virginia. Bridgeport is featured in this video by the West Virginia Municipal League as...

Morgantown, WV – 2018 Top 100 Best Places to Live

#43 On the Best Places to Live list for 2018, Morgantown appears on’s Top 10 Cities for Affordable Health Care. Known primarily as home to...

DOE Report shows potential for petrochemical Hub in Appalachia

A recent study conducted by the U.S. Department of Energy further validated the benefits of and need for the Appalachian Storage and Trade Hub....

The Real Way McDonald’s Makes Their Money—It’s Not Their Food

McDonald’s sells a lot of food. Like, a lot of food. We’re talking enough food to serve more than 70 million people every day, with more...

8,000 Jobs Added Within Past Decade in North Central WV

North Central West Virginia continues to lead the state in economic progress, according to local experts. Although many other areas of the Mountain State...

White Oaks Development Continues Expansion

The White Oaks development in Bridgeport, located just off the Jerry Drove Exit on Interstate 79, continues to grow and expand as more offices,...

January Newsletter: 2018 – A Record Breaking Year for BDR!

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2018 Takeaways

This monthly newsletter serves to reflect on the past year’s successes and challenges. Two thousand eighteen was a record-breaking year for Black Diamond and many other companies in north...

Department of Energy report supports Appalachian ethane storage hub

The U.S. Department of Energy has outlined the potential benefits of an Appalachian ethane storage hub in a new report to Congress. The report...

December Newsletter: Introducing Our NEW Online Auction Service…

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WV Executive Young Gun – Mark J. Nesselroad

Young Gun 2018 Award Recipient Black Diamond Realty would like to formally congratulate Mark J. Nesselroad on his selection as a WV Executive Young...

November Newsletter: Downtown Morgantown Building SOLD — See Where.

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Marcellus & Utica Shale – Activity On The Rise

Do you know Marcellus & Utica?  Let us introduce you to Mid-Atlantic’s most popular household names. Throughout the latter part of the past decade,...

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.