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Sep 16, 2014, 05:00 ET
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Akridge Delivers LEED Platinum Targeted 1200 Seventeenth Street NW

 Akridge and Mitsui Fudosan America announced today the grand opening of 1200 Seventeenth Street NW, a 170,000 square foot, commercial office...

Sep 04, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Akridge Welcomes AmeriSphere Plus Two Global Firms to The Homer Building

Akridge announced today that AmeriSphere and two international firms will move to The Homer Building, majority owned by Mitsui Fudosan America....

Jul 02, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Akridge Receives 2014 D.C. Mayor's Sustainability Award

 Akridge announced today that it was one of seven firms that received the 2014 Washington, D.C. Mayor's Sustainability Award given to companies...

Jun 25, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Albright Stonebridge Group Signs 32,000 Square Foot Lease at The Homer Building in Washington, D.C.

Akridge announced today that the prestigious Albright Stonebridge Group will move to The Homer Building, majority owned by Mitsui Fudosan America....

Jun 19, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Akridge's Carroll Square Wins the Office Building of the Year Award

 Akridge announced today that Carroll Square, located at 975 F Street NW, won the Apartment and Office Building Association of Metropolitan...

Jun 16, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Akridge and Long Wharf Real Estate Partners Acquire Alexandria's 2800 Eisenhower Avenue

 Akridge announced today that it has partnered with Long Wharf Real Estate Partners to acquire 2800 Eisenhower Avenue, a 4-story, 116,000...

Jun 09, 2014, 06:30 ET
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Akridge and Rockwood Sign Six New Leases at 7550 Wisconsin Avenue

Akridge and Rockwood Capital, LLC ("Rockwood") announced today they have executed six lease agreements at their jointly owned property, 7550...

May 08, 2014, 15:45 ET
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Homer Building Welcomes ITC Holdings, The Nation's Largest Independent Electricity Transmission Company

 Akridge announced today a fully executed lease agreement with ITC Holdings at The Homer Building, majority owned by Mitsui Fudosan...

Mar 19, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Akridge Inks 35,000 Square Foot Lease Renewal at The Homer Building in Downtown D.C.

Akridge announced today a fully executed lease agreement with Brown Rudnick LLP at The Homer Building, owned by majority shareholder Mitsui Fudosan...

Mar 19, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Akridge and Stockbridge Acquire Alexandria's 1199 North Fairfax

 Akridge announced today that it has partnered with Stockbridge Capital Group to acquire 1199 North Fairfax, a 10-story, 108,000 square foot...

Dec 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Urban Swirski & Associates Chooses New Headquarters

Akridge announced today a fully executed lease agreement with Urban Swirski & Associates, a full service advocacy firm specializing in tax and...

Dec 06, 2013, 15:00 ET
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American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Earns LEED® Platinum Certification

Akridge, a Washington, DC-based real estate investor, developer, and operator, announced that the American Association for the Advancement of...

Oct 02, 2013, 19:06 ET
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Inova to Bring Healthplex to Akridge and Soave Enterprises' Loudoun Parkway Center

 Akridge and Soave Enterprises have sold 8.7 acres of their 137-acre land holdings known as Loudoun Parkway Center, which is located on the...

Apr 19, 2013, 10:23 ET
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Greater Washington Commercial Association of REALTORS honors Akridge with "Developer of the Year" and "Project of the Year" Awards

 At its annual commercial real estate awards dinner last night, the Greater Washington Commercial Association of REALTORS® (GWCAR) named...

Mar 26, 2013, 12:43 ET
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Akridge and Mitsui Celebrate Groundbreaking at 1200 Seventeenth Street

 Akridge, a comprehensive real estate services firm, and Mitsui Fudosan America (MFA), celebrated the initiation of construction on the...

Mar 14, 2013, 09:28 ET

Akridge Hires Rob Kohn To Lead Capital Markets Efforts

 Akridge, a Washington, DC-based real estate investor, developer, and operator, today announced that Rob Kohn will join the firm as a Senior...

Feb 27, 2013, 09:37 ET
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Akridge Delivers First New Office Building in Downtown Bethesda in Ten Years

 Akridge and Rockwood Capital, LLC announce the grand opening of 7550 Wisconsin Avenue, a 120,000 square foot, Class A commercial office...

Jan 31, 2013, 11:00 ET
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NAIOP Maryland/DC Elects Akridge VP as New Board President

Akridge is pleased to announce the recent election of Robert E. Schofield as the President of the Maryland/DC chapter of the National Association...

Jan 31, 2013, 10:34 ET
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Pillsbury Chooses New Akridge Development for DC Headquarters

 Akridge announces today a fully executed lease agreement with Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP at 1200 Seventeenth Street NW in...

Jan 14, 2013, 10:26 ET
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Burnham Place at Union Station Master Plan Recieves National AIA Award

 The Burnham Place at Union Station Master Plan has been recognized by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) with one of its highest...