Downtown Columbia News Archives:

14 May 2021

$83M Construction Financing Earmarked for Marlow

An affiliate of the Howard Hughes Hughes Corporation has received a construction loan for their new apartment building, Marlow. The 472-unit building will also boast just over 32,000 sq. feet of retail space at the... Read more
11 May 2021

Transwestern Real Estate to handle Downtown Columbia Office Leasing

The Howard Hughes Company partners with Transwestern Real Estate to handle leasing services for the Downtown Columbia, MD office portfolio. Alex Hancock, EVP for Transwestern, stated, “We are thrilled to establish... Read more
14 Apr 2021

Hampden’s Food Market comes to Columbia

The Food Market has opened its second location in the Central District of Downtown Columbia. Greg Fitchett of the Howard Hughes Corporation said they are “thrilled to welcome two of Baltimore’s most beloved local... Read more
12 Apr 2021

New Eatery to Open in Downtown Columbia

The Food Market, known for its innovative menu and spin on classic comfort foods, is opening in Downtown Columbia, MD. The 5,000 sq ft. space will offer indoor and outdoor dining. Read more HERE. Read more
10 Mar 2021

WalletHub Names Columbia One of the Happiest Places to Live in the Country

Columbia, Maryland is named by WalletHub as one of the happiest places to live in the country, making the Top 10 for 2021. Click for the full list HERE. Read more
26 Feb 2021

5 more tech companies are coming to Downtown Columbia

It’s the latest move at the development that signals a coming tech hub. A key for the companies? Wanting to be near “a very sophisticated and skilled digital workforce,” said the Howard Hughes... Read more
01 Dec 2020

Downtown Columbia Update

Color Burst Ice Rink Now Open The new Color Burst Ice Rink at Merriweather District is open for the 2020 – 2021 season. It is a safe and enjoyable outdoor place for date nights and family outings. Themed... Read more
13 Nov 2020

Downtown Columbia Update

Bailey Park Opens at Lakefront Community leaders recently celebrated the ribbon cutting and opening of Vivian C. ‘Millie’ Bailey Park at Lake Kittamaqundi in Downtown Columbia.  Bailey Park, named after the... Read more
12 Oct 2020

Downtown Columbia Update

Howard Hughes Corporation Plants More Pink Trees The Howard Hughes Corporation (HHC) and Blossoms of Hope are joining forces once again to plant 100 pink-blossoming trees – 84 Kwansan Cherry and 16... Read more
28 Sep 2020

Downtown Columbia Update

Columbia Among Best Places To Live Money Magazine has ranked Columbia 5th on its list of Best Places to Live.  The magazine’s annual review examines such factors as employment, housing, cost of living,... Read more