Columbia Real Estate Update 8-16-2011
TODAY'S HEADLINES / AUG. 16, 2011
Midlands Tech part of nuclear training consortium
The Columbia-based state two-year college will lead South Carolina’s efforts in a collaboration that seeks to meet the critical demand for skilled nuclear technicians in a unified, systematic way.
Port sees revenue, pier container volumes increase
During fiscal year 2011, the S.C. State Ports Authority increased its revenues, earnings, pier container volumes and cruise passengers. Pier container volumes posted their first increase since fiscal year 2005. The SPA board also approved bonuses for the executive staff, crane operators and the general workforce.
Companion Life Dental adds coverage for travelers
Effective immediately, all of Companion Life's dental policyholders whose coverage is insured and administered by the company are entitled to the emergency assistance services offered by Assist America if they become ill or injured while traveling 100 miles or more away from home, or in another country.
Decline in Columbia home sales slows
Sales for July were down 4.4% in the Columbia area. Meanwhile, the median price dropped 4.5% and the average number of days on the market rose 9%.
Bogan rejoins Nelson Mullins law firm
Matt Bogan practices in the areas of appellate law, business litigation, and consumer financial services litigation.
Job of the Week
The Beach Co. is seeking leasing consultant for CanalSide Lofts in Columbia, S.C. The leasing consultant will assist the site manager and the assistant manager with duties including efficiency, turnover rate, occupancy and budgetary performance. The ideal candidate should have one year practical leasing experience or training in sales or marketing.
Learn more or apply here.
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