About Blackwood Development

Blackwood Development Company is a full-service retail real estate firm in Richmond, Virginia that advises its clients in new development, property management, leasing and brokerage of retail properties.The privately-owned firm was founded in 1988 by Willis P. Blackwood and has existing and in-development retail projects in Central Virginia and the Tidewater region. In addition to developing numerous properties both independently and as a joint venture partner, BDC has a full-service brokerage arm, BDC Realty, LLC, which provides all the same services for third party clients.

The BDC team prides itself on consistently exceeding clients’ expectations through superior market knowledge, hard work and retail expertise. BDC strives daily to maximize development potential, maintain good tenant relations, be a responsible corporate citizen and provide superior service to our clients. We welcome you to contact us today to help you with your real estate needs.


Property Management

Blackwood Development provides in-house property management that is dedicated to enhance the long-term value of our commercial properties. We are experienced with the real-world workings of retail properties and use our knowledge to help our clients make informed decisions. Our goal in all of our properties is to provide strong tenant relationships as well as proactive facility management in order to enhance the long-term success of your commercial property. The property management team has a “hands on” approach in order to ensure that we have exceeded your expectations. Our firm is excited to have the opportunity to represent you and your property management needs in the future.

Contact Us

7301 Boulder View Lane – Richmond, VA 23225
(804) 320-0422
(804) 497-5903