6/21/2021

In the News

Real Estate & Development

  • Chick-fil-A signs lease for space vacated during Covid in D.C.’s Chinatown neighborhood – Washington Business Journal
  • WashREIT to Sell Office Portfolio to Brookfield Asset Management for $766M – Market Watch
  • WashREIT Selling Office, Retail Holdings For Nearly $1B To Focus On Apartments – Bisnow
  • WashREIT to sell most of its remaining office, retail portfolio – Washington Business Journal
  • Amazon will help fund 1,000 affordable housing units near Metro stations – Washington Post
  • Northern Virginia home sales bump upward once again – Inside NOVA
  • Grading Apartment Recoveries in Nine Gateway Markets – Globe St.
  • Board approves design review of first Innovation Campus building – Virginia Tech
  • Towering east Eisenhower development headed to Planning Commission next week – ALX Now
  • Alexandria could soon allow residential at Inova’s Seminary Road hospital site. It’s a key first step in the Landmark Mall deal. – Washington Business Journal
  • Here’s what affordable housing advocates make of Amazon’s $125M commitment – Washington Business Journal
  • Carr Proposes Demolition of Office Building to Build Multi-Family Residences – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • Developers Propose High-Rise Residential Building to Replace Office Buildings on Eisenhower Avenue – Alexandria Living Magazine

ECONOMY & COMMUNITY

Business & Retail

  • Still Struggling Despite Tourism Bump, D.C. Hotels Call For More Relief – Bisnow
  • Java Grill closed until further notice in Old Town – ALX Now
  • Eating Through Chocolate City: Your Guide To Black-Owned & Black-Led Dining In The DC Area – Feed the Malik
  • JHNA Acquires Pax River-Based Technology Security Associates (TSA) – PR Newswire
  • Foxtrot convenience store plans Old Town Alexandria outpost – Washington Business Journal
  • Grocery delivery chain Foxtrot coming to Old Town – ALX Now
  • Fresh off JNHA’s first acquisition, CEO eyes more pickups as DOD ramps up modernization – Washington Business Journal
  • New Harris Teeter Grand Opening Set in Alexandria – Alexandria Living Magazine