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Historic Capitol Hill Landmark Property to Become Modern Residences

Historic Capitol Hill Landmark Property to Become Modern Residences

One of the oldest structures in Washington, D.C. will soon turn into the city’s newest condominium residence. The Maples was constructed in 1795 in the heart of Capitol Hill. By the end of the year, it will be a brand new community of modern flats, duplexes and townhomes.…

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Livability.com Ranks Arlington Third Best Place to Live

Livability.com Ranks Arlington Third Best Place to Live

Arlington is one of the best places to live in the United States. The Northern Virginia community occupies third place in Livability.com’s second-annual ranking of the best small to mid-sized cities in the country, behind only Madison, Wisconsin, and Rochester, Minnesota.…

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STAR Community Rating System Ranks D.C. Third Most Sustainable U.S. City

STAR Community Rating System Ranks D.C. Third Most Sustainable U.S. City

Washington, D.C.’s efforts to become a more sustainable city are paying off. Recently, the District was recognized as the third most sustainable city in the United States, under the STAR Community Rating System.…

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Developers Break Ground on $189M Apollo Mixed-Use Project

Developers Break Ground on $189M Apollo Mixed-Use Project

Insight Property Group and institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management announced on Wednesday, September 17, the start of construction for the Apollo, a mixed-use apartment project situated right in the heart of D.C.’s H Street NE corridor. At a cost of $189 million, the project is expected to…

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DC’s 1800 K St. to Undergo $40M Trophy-Class Transformation

DC’s 1800 K St. to Undergo $40M Trophy-Class Transformation

CBRE announced on Tuesday, September 16, that the office building at 1800 K Street NW will undergo a $40 million renovation. The project will turn the property into the District’s newest Trophy-class asset. Completion is scheduled for the first quarter of 2016.…

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Third Westin Hotel Opens in Arlington

Third Westin Hotel Opens in Arlington

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced last week the opening of the Westin Crystal City. The new hotel is the third property to open in Arlington under the Westin Brand.…

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TODAY’S DEALS: Capital One Bank Provides $277M Construction Loan for Brooklyn Waterfront Apartments

TODAY’S DEALS: Capital One Bank Provides $277M Construction Loan for Brooklyn Waterfront Apartments

Capital One Bank announced it completed the syndication of a $277 million construction loan for a ground up development; ARA brokers Pauls Corp.'s sale of 21 Fitzsimons; and Ross taps Federal Capital Partners to recapitalize 2,044 units in Washington, D.C.…

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Merritt Properties Starts Work on $10M Speculative Flex Building in Ashburn

Merritt Properties Starts Work on $10M Speculative Flex Building in Ashburn

Merritt Properties is trying to take advantage of the tightening Northern Virginia industrial market. The company announced on September 10, it has started construction on a new speculative flex building in Loudon County.…

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Douglas Development to Build 11-Story Trophy Office Building at 10th and F Streets

Douglas Development to Build 11-Story Trophy Office Building at 10th and F Streets

Douglas Development plans to start work later this year on a 94,000 square-foot landmark office property at the corner of 10th Street and F Street. Although the developer did not disclose the cost of the project, it announced that delivery is expected in the summer of 2016.…

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MRP Industrial, AEW Break Ground on 220,800-SF Spec Project in Prince George’s County

MRP Industrial, AEW Break Ground on 220,800-SF Spec Project in Prince George’s County

MRP Industrial, an affiliate of MRP Realty, and AEW Capital Management have recently broken ground on a new spec industrial building in Prince George’s County. The project is scheduled to be completed next spring.…

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Roadside Development-Dantes Partners Team Selected to Develop 1336 Eighth St., N.W.

Roadside Development-Dantes Partners Team Selected to Develop  1336 Eighth St., N.W.

Interim Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development M. Jeffrey Miller announced on Tuesday, September 2, that Roadside Development and Dantes Partners have been selected to develop 1336 8th St. NW, a vacant lot at the corner of 8th & O Streets. The project will continue the revitalization of the…

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Turner Construction Renovates DC-Area Schools

Turner Construction Renovates DC-Area Schools

Turner Construction Company is doing its part to help with the development of our nation’s youth. The international construction services company has been working hard these past few months to renovate several schools in the Washington, D.C. area. It managed to complete the projects just in time for the new…

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