New Pittsburgh Zoning

Interesting article that recently appeared in Pittsburgh Business Times, “New zoning along Pittsburgh’s rivers could boost trails“.

Key Employment Issues

This articles looks at a few employment issues for emerging companies, “13 Key Employment Issues For Startup And Emerging Companies“.

VC Shifting To Pennsylvania

VC money is flowing outside Silicon Valley. Colorado, Pennsylvania and Florida-based startups could greatly benefit from this shift. Read more at “VC Money Is Finally Flowing Outside Silicon Valley and Into These 3 States“.

Housing Plans At Civic Arena Site

More info has been releasde on the first 935 units of housing to be built at the former Civic Arena site. Learn more at, “Developer reveals plans for housing at Civic Arena site“.

Should You Split Equity Equally?

Should early-stage entrepreneurs split equity equally? Read Frank Demmler’s opinion at “He thinks nothing sours friendships faster in the startup world than splitting equity equally“.

URA Approves New Deal With Penguins

Here are a few details on the URA’s approval of a new deal with Penguins, “Pittsburgh’s URA approves new deal with Penguins for Civic Arena site development“.

Info On Proposed Tax Overhauls

Here is an overview of some of the changes that individual tax filers could expect if either of the House or Senate versions were to pass as-is, “CHART: How The Republican Tax Overhaul Would Affect You“.

Pittsburgh Home Values

This article provides a look at local home values, “Here’s how much Pittsburgh home values are increasing“.

Avoid 401k Cash Out

Helpful article related to personal finances, “4 Ways To Avoid A 401(k) Cash-Out“.

September REIA Meetup

Phil Scolieri will be speaking at the September Meetup of the Pittsburgh Real Estate Investors Association this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Join him and Alex Deacon at Keller Williams Brokerage at 1500 Oxford Drive, Suite 300, Bethel Park, PA 15102. … Continued

What Is Venture Capital?

Here is a helpful look at what venture capital is, how it works and if it is the best funding option for you, “What Is Venture Capital Anyway?“.

How To Keep Your Best Employees

Want to hold onto your best employees? There are a few helpful tips in this article, “Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Give Them the 7 Things They Need the Most“.