5 Dec 2018

AGC Workforce Development Day 2018

The construction industry is facing an unprecedented lack of skilled labor. Many reasons are said to be the cause of the shortage, including lasting effects of the Great Recession, industry veterans retiring, as well as the fact many high school graduates are not interested in blue-collar jobs. While this presents a concern for the industry, […]

30 Nov 2018

2018’s “30 Days of Thanks” – In Review

2018’s “30 Days of Thanks” – In Review

This year marked the 3rd annual “30 Days of Thanks” (#30daysofthanks) campaign. Each year, we have taken the month of November to recognize and thank our employees, particularly those working in the field. Unfortunately, November only has 30 days, while Martin Horn employs over 60 field personnel. The responses we collect each year are always […]

21 Nov 2018

Martin Horn Renovates the Arc

Charlottesville’s champion for inclusion, Arc of the Piedmont, will be moving to 1149 Rose Hill Drive. The Arc’s mission focuses on community inclusion and participation of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The new location will further their mission, by providing them with more space to expand and upgrade their current activities and programs. Prior to […]

16 Nov 2018

From the Dirt Comes a Mudhouse

From the Dirt Comes a Mudhouse

Preparations are under way for Mudhouse Coffee Roasters to take residence next to Peloton Station. Martin Horn carried out the demolition of the previous structure (minus one or two walls) for an almost complete re-build. Adjacent to the future Mudhouse will be a second retail space, while above will lay a roof-top patio and two […]

9 Nov 2018

Peace On Earth, Goodwill to Gander Mountain

  Sparks are flying in the former Gander Mountain store as we renovate the 25,130 SF building into two separate retail spaces in a quick timeline of only 6-8 weeks. One of the spaces will be the new home to both the Rio/Rte. 29 and the Pantops Goodwill Store and Donation Centers. The second retail space has […]

2 Nov 2018

The Market at Preston Avenue is Now Open!

The staff has been hired and the cooks are in the kitchen! The Market at Preston Avenue is now open to the public. Much like the other locations, The Market Preston has a state-of-the-art car wash, full service kitchen, beer cove and pay at the pump gas. The previous gas station was occupied by a […]

26 Oct 2018

Martin Horn’s Checkup At Willow River

Willow River Veterinary Services offers preventative and surgical care to a variety of domesticated pets. They pride themselves on administering the best treatment possible to their patients. Martin Horn is excited to build their new location at 32 Mill Creek Drive. The two-unit retail space was combined to create a 9,050 SF functional clinic. This […]

19 Oct 2018

Brody Jewish Center | Historic Renovation

In June of this year, Martin Horn began renovations on this historic 100-year-old building. The Brody Jewish Center has become the hub for Jewish life around the University of Virginia. Students use the center for a variety of activities including dinners, studying and weekly meetings. The 10,000 square foot space has a small apartment on […]

12 Oct 2018

Steering Progress at JAUNT

Martin Horn has began demolition at the JAUNT facility in Charlottesville. The 85 vehicle fleet of Blue and Red buses, chauffeur residents in 8 counties around central Virginia. The JAUNT fleet makes a combined 300,000 trips each year! The required storage and service of these buses has mandated the expansion of their four-bay repair maintenance facility. […]

28 Sep 2018

Carlton Housing Experiencing Big Changes!

In total, 35 apartment units at Carlton Neighborhood Housing are undergoing a big make over! The universally designed spaces were developed by Community Services Housing Inc. and Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA). Once the residents were relocated, Martin Horn began the necessary steps of demolishing each interior space and addressing any deficiencies. Currently, we are […]