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Blue Ocean Attends 2019 MMHA Star Awards

The MMHA 23rd Annual Star Awards were held on Thursday, October 10th. Known by some as “The Oscars of the Maryland Multi-Housing Industry”, these awards are held to honor excellence displayed by owner-manager members and their employees who work hard to make their properties the best in Maryland. Blue Ocean team members were in attendance, dressed to impress in the evening’s theme of the roaring 20s, to support the many nominations our residences and team members received. The Blue Ocean […]

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

Blue Ocean Finalizes Purchase of Middle River Depot – Plans for Mixed Use ‘Aviation Station’ Proceed

MIDDLE RIVER, MD– September 24, 2019–Maryland-based developer Blue Ocean has announced its acquisition of The Middle River Depot, located in Eastern Baltimore County, Maryland. Middle River Depot is the largest industrial building in the state of Maryland, and is an expansive and historically significant property. CBRE’s Mid Atlantic Institutional Group oversaw the sale of the 2-million-square-foot project to Blue Ocean.  “Although there continues to be massive amounts of national, institutional capital flowing into industrial investments in the Mid-Atlantic region, this […]

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

Blue Ocean Partners with Baltimore Design School in School Supply Drive

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in August 2019 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.  Blue Ocean is honored to have recently participated in a community partnership with the Baltimore Design School. Together with our amazing residents and team members, we were able to provide school supplies to students for the 2019-2020 school year. Throughout August, in preparation for the event, our team hosted school supply drives within our residential communities. Then, on September 19th, we were […]

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

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Blue Ocean Receives the Defender of Innocence Award From The Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project’s (MAIP)

On Wednesday, July 10, Blue Ocean received the Defender of Innocence Award at the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project’s (MAIP) 12th Annual Awards Luncheon. The event was held at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. The Annual Awards Luncheon is an inspiring event that raises MAIP’s greatest source of income that helps to provide free, timely legal services to incarcerated citizens who maintain their innocence. The Luncheon celebrated the leadership and community investment of Blue Ocean, including its recent partnership with MAIP. […]

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

Milbrook Park Hosts Resident Spring Fest to Celebrate Community

June 18th was a day of fun, laughter, and community for the residents of Milbrook Park. To celebrate the warm weather and good vibes that come with the season, they came together to enjoy non-stop entertainment as well as the company of their neighbors. One exciting attraction during the day’s festivities was a moon bounce! The kids (and maybe a few adults) got to jump, climb, and slide to their hearts’ content. But that wasn’t the only way to enjoy […]

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

Blue Ocean Lands Coppermine for 120,000 SF Field Sports Facility at Aviation Station

Artist’s conception of the newly activated Middle River Depot, upon completion. MIDDLE RIVER, MD – May 8, 2019 – Blue Ocean is excited to announce that they have secured Coppermine Fieldhouse as an anchor tenant for their Aviation Station in Middle River, MD. The new Coppermine location will trade as ‘Coppermine Aviation Station’. This location will be the ninth location for the expansive indoor and outdoor activities program. The new complex will house a state-of-the-art training facility for Coppermine’s existing lacrosse […]

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

Blue Ocean Awarded “Making A Difference Award” from Maryland Multi-Housing Association

We are very honored to announce that Blue Ocean was recently awarded the “Making A Difference Award” from Maryland Multi-Housing Association (MMHA)! This award is presented to property management companies, properties, and associate members that are actively involved in philanthropic and community outreach efforts. When Blue Ocean accepted this award during the delightful lunch and award presentation, Giovanni Medoro, MMHA Director of Marketing voiced, “We started the Making a Difference Award in May of last year to recognize property management […]

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

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