Washington DC

  • Amazon Expected to Announce HQ2 Decision

    The e-commerce giant could make it official today, according to reports. Crystal City, Va., and Long Island City, N.Y., are the widely rumored choices for the $5 billion project.

    13 November 2018 13:48
  • Crystal City’s Courting of Amazon’s HQ2

    The Northern Virginia locale would see a boon to its office and retail real estate markets should the e-commerce leader’s multibillion-dollar second headquarters come to town.

    09 November 2018 13:23
  • Monday Properties Buys 206 KSF DC-Area Asset

    The company purchased a 12-story office building in Arlington, Va., located within walking distance of the amenity-rich Shirlington Town Center.

    08 November 2018 10:11
  • Crystal City Gains in Amazon HQ2 Sweepstakes

    Speculation mounts that the online retailer will tap the neighborhood across the Potomac from Washington, D.C. JBG Smith, the submarket’s primary office owner, would be poised to benefit.

    05 November 2018 03:00
  • GreenOak JV Pounces on the Lion Building

    JBG Smith traded the eight-story, 157,000-square-foot Class B office asset in Washington, D.C. The purchase price was $65 million.

    26 October 2018 14:58
  • Queensgate Acquires DC Hotel for $54M

    The company acquired the 148-key Courtyard by Marriott Washington, D.C., from affiliates of Quadrangle Development and Capstone, with plans to reopen the property under the Generator flag.

    24 October 2018 17:09
  • Law Firm Michael Best Comes to The Wharf

    Starting February 2019, the company will occupy 30,404 square feet, combining two local operations at the 1000 Main building in Washington, D.C. 

    15 October 2018 14:51
  • DC Retail Center Lands $61M Financing

    Walker & Dunlop arranged the loan for The Shops at Dakota Crossing, a 140,000-square-foot retail center. This will replace the existing construction capital stack with a stretch senior bridge loan.

    12 October 2018 12:04
  • DC Office Building Commands $157M

    The Mount Vernon Triangle property was completed in 1973 and, following complete renovations in 2010, achieved LEED Platinum certification.

    02 October 2018 13:22
  • Big Leases, Coworking Power Metro DC’s Office Market

    A new CBRE report illustrates the strength that large deals, mostly by governmental entities, and the ongoing surge in coworking space are bringing to the market.

    02 October 2018 12:12
  • Marcus Partners Lands $37M Refi for MD Office Campus

    The company recently completed a renovation of the two buildings following their purchase in 2015. The Class A properties have more than 250,000 square feet between them.

    28 September 2018 15:41
  • Cerner Leases 38 KSF at Tallest Tower in Metro DC

    Last year, Nestlé USA also moved its headquarters to the 35-story, LEED Platinum-certified tower in Arlington's Rosslyn neighborhood. Cerner will occupy the 14th and part of the 12th floors.

    28 September 2018 13:00
  • Aligned Energy Lands $375M Loan From Goldman Sachs

    The data center provider will use the financing to build its recently announced campus in Northern Virginia and fund other expansion projects around the U.S.

    28 September 2018 11:47
  • Exan Capital Snags $121M DC Office Tower

    Located in the East End submarket, Executive Tower comprises 130,000 square feet across 11 stories. The seller, JBG Smith, previously purchased the asset back in 2013 for $63 million.

    26 September 2018 12:48
  • MCR Opens New Courtyard by Marriott in Northern Virginia

    CEO Tyler Morse admits the company chose to build the 187-key hotel in Herndon, close to Dulles International Airport, in case Amazon chooses the area for its coveted HQ2.

    21 September 2018 11:21