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The Daily Special Restaurant – Now Open

We’re excited to announce The Daily Special is now open! Located on the ground floor of Blue Ocean’s 201 North Charles Street office building, the kosher-certified restaurant is open for lunch Monday through Thursday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Friday 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The Daily Special offers a unique lunch menu with a variety of fresh ingredients from their grain, salad, and soup bar. There are six flavorful signature bowls to choose from, or you can create […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Join Blue Ocean as we “Go Over the Edge” in the 2018 Rappel for Support of Our Children!

Blue Ocean team members once again continue to make an impact – this time, from 28 stories high! On June 3rd, Blue Ocean team members, as well as adventure seekers and kidney patients, have the opportunity to take part in once-in-a-lifetime experience. Participants will rappel down the side of one of Baltimore’s tallest skyscrapers, 201 North Charles Street – one of Blue Ocean’s very own properties! Blue Ocean generously contributed space at 201 North Charles to be used as a […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Greysteel Brokers $37.5M Multifamily Sale to Blue Ocean

Greysteel has arranged the sale of a 417-unit multifamily community to Baltimore-based Blue Ocean. Greysteel President & CEO, Ari Firoozabadi and Senior Investment Associate, Ari Azarbarzin represented the seller, Weiss Brothers LLC, in the Property’s first change of ownership since being constructed in 1964. The Property, known as The Homes of Towne Plaza, is located in Harford County, Maryland. The low-density, townhome and garden-style community, sits on app. 40 acres and consists of one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Located in […]

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Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean lends a helping hand at the Maryland SPCA

Our Blue Ocean team is happy to give back by partnering with the local Maryland SPCA to provide help to shelter animals. We are honored to assist a great organization that makes such a lasting impact on the community! The Maryland SPCA’s mission is to improve the lives of both pets and people. The adoption center finds homes for more than 3,500 needy and abandoned pets each year, while their Spay and Neuter Clinic performs approximately 7,000 surgeries each year. […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean’s Book Club Inspires Employees on Coaching & Leadership

Teamwork goes hand-in-hand with leadership. In the spirit of this mindset, we’ve created a non-traditional leadership program for our employees. With our new book club, Blue Ocean Regional Managers meet biweekly to discuss how a selected leadership book is relatable personally, professionally, and with their employees. Once a book is finished, it’s then given to our Property Managers to enjoy. Here are a few books we’ve been reading: • Coaching for Improved Work Performance by Ferdinand F. Fournies • Not […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean adds Oaklee Village and Leeds Avenue Properties in Baltimore, MD to management portfolio.

We are pleased to announce, that on April 1st, Blue Ocean assumed management of Oaklee Village and Leeds Avenue properties, consisting of nearly 400-units located in the Historic Loudon Park Neighborhood in Baltimore, MD. Recognized for our local market expertise, Blue Ocean was selected by Kindred Properties to manage both multi-family complexes. This is our first partnership with Kindred Properties, and the partnership further expands our third-party management exposure. Both properties are garden-style communities of a 1960 vintage.  The properties […]

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Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

The Blue Ocean Team Volunteers at House of Ruth

Blue Ocean recently partnered with House of Ruth and volunteered to help their upcoming Gowns Galore event. Blue Ocean brought in donation items and happily provided a monetary contribution to this great cause! Blue Ocean wanted to do a donation drive for House of Ruth, so they provided a list of items they need. Some of these items included bottles of water, coloring books, feminine hygiene products, and small backpacks. Eight participants from the Blue Ocean team met at the House […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

kosher cuisine

The Daily Special Restaurant Scheduled To Open in Spring 2018

Recently, a property we sponsor – a kosher restaurant in downtown Baltimore called The Daily Special – was featured in Biz Journals. The property is scheduled to open at the ground-floor location on 201 N. Charles St. after Passover (celebrated this year from March 30 to April 7). The restaurant will have room for approximately 40 people, and will feature a modern aesthetic. The menu will only contain dishes that are “glatt” kosher certified, an assurance that the food complies […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Congrats To Our 2018 Blue Ocean Olympics Medal Winners!

At Blue Ocean, we love sharing good news, and there was a bunch of it over the past couple of weeks! In the spirit of the Winter Olympics season, we hosted our very own Blue Ocean Olympics. We have a bunch of winners to announce, so let’s get to it! Starting off, we have a double gold medal winner – for the first time in the history of the Blue Ocean Olympics (oh wait, this is the first-ever Blue Ocean […]

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Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com

Blue Ocean’s Team Supports The Red Cross for the 3rd Year

Blue Ocean’s continued partnership with The American Red Cross helped save an estimated 33 lives last week! We are so happy to assist such a great organization that provides emergency assistance and disaster relief for those in need within the United States. A big “thank you” goes out to everyone who participated in our annual blood drive event on January 10th at Milbrook Park Apartments in Baltimore! We know it isn’t always easy to commit to giving blood for a variety […]

Press Contact
Allison Roemer | Director of Marketing
ArachnidWorks, Inc.
240-285-9844 | Office
allison@arachnidworks.com