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Blue Ocean Partners with Casey Cares Foundation

Blue Ocean recently joined with Casey Cares Foundation, a local organization dedicated to putting smiles on the faces of critically ill children and their families, for its most recent community partnership event. “Yesterday Blue Ocean’s staff had the pleasure of partnering with Casey Cares Foundation to help sponsor an event at Ripley’s Believe It or Not located in downtown Baltimore. Sharing this experience and enjoying the smiles on the kids’ faces really warmed our hearts. It made us proud to […]

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

Blue Ocean Announces Partnership with ‘Spire IA’ and its Expansion into Maryland at Aviation Station

Pictured: The Spire Institute in Geneva, OH Blue Ocean affiliate Axxella, LLC. recently acquired the Spire Institute & Academy in Geneva, OH and plans to expand Spire’s programming and its industry leading expertise in sports training and development to Baltimore, MD. The Ohio company will open its first Maryland location at Blue Ocean’s Aviation Station and will operate as “Spire East.” Spire Institute & Academy is a mega-sports complex specializing in long-term training and education programming for student athletes in […]

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

Blue Ocean Acquires 144-Unit Waterfront Multifamily Community in Howard County

SAVAGE, MD – February 03, 2020 – Blue Ocean, the Maryland-based real estate firm, has expanded its footprint into Howard County, Maryland, acquiring The River Front Apartments in Savage, MD. This 144-unit, waterfront and gated, residential community is centrally located in Howard County only a few miles from Downtown Columbia and providing residents immediate access to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Annapolis and Northern Virginia. The purchase of The River Front Apartments is reflective of Blue Ocean’s long-term strategy to acquire real […]

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

Blue Ocean Visits MD SPCA for Day of Service

Founded on the simple notion that every animal deserves to be treated with compassion and care, the Maryland Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MD SPCA) has been improving the lives of pets and people for the past 150 years. On January 23, a group of volunteers from Blue Ocean spent the day with this remarkable organization, helping in small but important ways to fulfill their mission. Fifteen Blue Ocean team members participated in this voluntary community partnership […]

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

Blue Ocean Completes Expansion of Ballroom at The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center

Pikesville, MD: Blue Ocean is pleased to announce the completion of its exquisite new Ballroom at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center. At approximately 11,000 square feet, the main ballroom can be partitioned into four quadrants with its movable wall systems. The space can host up to 800 people for banquet and/or corporate events and over 600 people for weddings. The movable wall systems allow for flexible seating and arrangement along with dedicated restroom facilities. The main ballroom […]

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

Aviation Station Awarded Highest Level of Maryland State Historic Tax Credits Available

Blue Ocean is pleased to announce that Aviation Station has been awarded the highest allocation of state historic tax credits available. In a recent press release, Governor Larry Hogan announced that the Maryland Historical Trust (MHT), a division of the Maryland Department of Planning (Planning), awarded eight projects more than $9 million in tax credits – leveraging more than $180 million in additional investment. Of the $9 million available to the entire State of Maryland, and the 18 projects that […]

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

Blue Ocean Sponsors “Sip.Savor.Support” Event with Turn Around

What’s better than enjoying food and beverages while making a positive impact on peoples’ lives? If you ask the attendees of the annual “Sip.Savor.Support.” fundraiser, the answer is simply “nothing.” Hosted by Turn Around Inc. and proudly sponsored by Blue Ocean, this event gave guests the opportunity to: • Sip fine wines from local wineries and importers, as well as craft beers from local breweries • Savor great food from some of Baltimore’s best restaurants and caterers • Support Turn […]

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

Blue Ocean Partners With Student Support Network for Fundraiser

We are honored to have recently partnered with Student Support Network in a community partnership fundraiser that was held this past Tuesday at Goucher College (1021 Dulaney Valley Rd, Towson, MD, 21204). At the event, members from our team joined Student Support Network for their annual fundraiser ‘Chocolate, Cupcakes, and Coffee’. We are proud to have been a platinum sponsor for the fundraiser, which included a wonderful variety of food, drinks, auctions, and raffles! About Student Support Network: Student Support […]

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

Blue Ocean Announces Q1 2019 Property Highlight Award Winner

For the past 15 years, Blue Ocean has strived to deliver excellent products and services to our residents and clients. Our success is a direct result of the hard work, innovation, and unfaltering dedication of each of our onsite teams and individual team members. We are pleased to announce a new property recognition program called ”Property Highlight”. Each quarter, statistics will be reviewed to identify the property with the highest performance and/or improvement. The winning property will be recognized with […]

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

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. The Blue Ocean properties […]

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