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Blue Ocean Teams with GEDCO in Fun Event to Benefit Senior Housing Communities

On Thursday, April 11th, some of our Blue Ocean team members enjoyed a successful community partnership event at GEDCO (Govans Ecumenical Development Corporation). This incredible organization’s mission is to provide affordable housing, supportive services, and emergency assistance to community residents. GEDCO believes that Baltimore’s older adults, regardless of their incomes, should have access to the highest quality of housing with supportive services. They accomplish this through their housing communities of Gallagher Mansion and Stadium Place, and additionally through their activity […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean to Acquire and Develop Historic Middle River Depot Property

Artist’s conception of the newly activated Middle River Depot, upon completion.   MIDDLE RIVER, MD – April 1, 2019 – Blue Ocean, a burgeoning local real estate investment and management firm, will be acquiring a large and historically-significant property this summer with plans to breathe new life into a once vibrant asset in Middle River, within Baltimore County, MD. The Middle River Depot property, located at the intersection of MD Route 43 (White Marsh Boulevard) and MD Route 150 (Eastern […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

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Blue Ocean Begins Renovations of The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Conference Center

Artist’s rendering of the large ballroom space at the Pikesville DoubleTree Hilton Hotel and Conference Center PIKESVILLE, MD – MARCH 1, 2019 – On the heels of their recent acquisition of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Conference Center, Blue Ocean is in the process of beginning the renovation of the hotel’s ballroom and conference space. The ballroom, meeting and event spaces currently total 12,000 square feet. Under the renovation plan, Blue Ocean will completely overhaul and enhance the existing […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean Partners with Liberty Community Development Corporation in Community Outreach Efforts

Our Blue Ocean team concluded another successful year of giving back to our remarkable community, in recent partnership with Liberty Community Development Corporation (LCDC). The event was very significant, because of our ability to assist such a great organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for our local community citizens. It was a very meaningful day to our volunteers and they were delighted to be part of an event that makes a lasting impact. LCDC continuously provides members of […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

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Blue Ocean Partners Helps Feed Bodies and Minds

Our Blue Ocean team was happy to partner with Baltimore Hunger Project (BHP), an organization that is dedicated to eliminating the growing problem of weekend childhood hunger by providing food packages to children who are identified as food insecure, in a compassionate and dignified manner. We are very thankful to have this incredible organization eliminating the growing problem of weekend childhood hunger by feeding the bodies and minds of children in our local community. BHP currently provides over 450 meals […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean and Coppermine Fieldhouse partner to bring health & fitness to the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Conference Center in Pikesville, MD

PIKESVILLE, MD – NOVEMBER 4, 2018 – Shortly after acquiring the DoubleTree hotel, Blue Ocean entered into a strategic partnership with Coppermine Fieldhouse to assume control and operate the hotel’s tennis and fitness facility. Located at 1726 Reisterstown Road, the 50,000 square foot venue features 6 indoor tennis courts, locker rooms, a group fitness studio, and an outdoor pool and health club.  This area was the former Baltimore Fitness & Tennis Club that was adjacent to the hotel. Coppermine President […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean Acquires the Pikesville DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Conference Center

PIKESVILLE, MD – OCTOBER 30, 2018 – Blue Ocean strategically expands its real estate portfolio by acquiring its first hospitality project – the 171 room, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Conference Center in Pikesville, MD. In addition to the hotel, the 10-acre site also includes a 50,000 square foot indoor tennis and fitness facility, as well as 32,000 square feet of office and retail buildings. Located at 1726 Reisterstown Road in Baltimore County, the well-placed property sits at the intersection […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean Partners with TurnAround, Inc. and Supports Fundraiser

Blue Ocean was honored to recently partner with TurnAround, Inc. to support their work in empowering survivors of sexual exploitation and sexual violence/abuse within the Baltimore metro area to rebuild their lives and create meaningful opportunities for the future. As residents of Baltimore, we have a firsthand appreciation for what makes our city so wonderful and we feel great giving back to an organization that does so much in and around our community. The mission of TurnAround is to build […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean ‘Under Contract’ to Acquire the DoubleTree by Hilton in Pikesville, MD

Blue Ocean will soon enter into the hospitality segment of investment real estate with the acquisition of the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Pikesville, MD this fall. The DoubleTree by Hilton will be the first hotel to join Blue Ocean’s growing portfolio. The 171-room hotel, located at 1726 Reisterstown Road, is currently owned and operated by the Pikesville Hotel Limited Partnership, a division of the Mangione Family Enterprises. The acquisition by Blue Ocean will also include the adjacent office, retail, […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com

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Trout Daniel & Associates Announces Sale of Security Square South – Former JCPenney Building at 6901 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244

BALTIMORE – Trout Daniel & Associates, a full-service commercial real estate firm, is proud to announce the sale of Security Square South in Baltimore, Maryland for Baltimore-based Blue Ocean. Steven L. Cornblatt and Jared R. Engel of Trout Daniel & Associates represented the seller, Blue Ocean, in the transaction. Richie Blue and Paul Obrecht of Blue & Obrecht Realty represented the purchaser, Set The Captives Free Outreach Center. The Property, known as Security Square South, as well as Seoul Plaza […]

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Monica Kolbay | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
monica@arachnidworks.com