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Oct 11, 2017, 09:50 ET 1101 Sixteenth Street Earns NAIOP DC/MD's Best Real Estate Transaction Award of Excellence

At its annual Awards of Excellence gala, NAIOP DC/MD honored 1101 Sixteenth Street as 2016's Best Real Estate Transaction. Akridge and Stars...


Oct 04, 2017, 12:03 ET Morrison & Foerster Chooses 2100 L Street for DC Headquarters

Akridge announced today that it, along with joint venture partner Corporate Office Properties Trust (COPT) (NYSE: OFC), and Argos Group, has...


Sep 14, 2017, 15:29 ET Akridge Celebrates Groundbreaking at 1101 Sixteenth Street

A number of corporate executives and District officials gathered at 1101 Sixteenth Street to celebrate its start of construction. Akridge and...


Mar 31, 2017, 14:07 ET Akridge Celebrates Groundbreaking at 1701 Rhode Island

A number of corporate executives and District officials gathered at 1701 Rhode Island to celebrate its start of construction. They broke ground...


Aug 18, 2016, 11:05 ET Akridge and Western Development Acquire Former Coast Guard Headquarters at Buzzard Point

 Western Development Corporation and Akridge will lead a consortium of real estate developers and investors, including Orr Partners, Redbrick...


Jul 18, 2016, 09:07 ET Akridge Sells Westfields Development Sites to Elm Street Development and Northwood Ravin

 Akridge announced the sale of The Preserve at Westfields to Elm Street Development and Northwood Ravin. The sale is the culmination of...


Jul 15, 2016, 14:30 ET Akridge's 700 Sixth Street Wins International "The Office Building of the Year" Award

 The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) honored 700 Sixth Street with the international "The Outstanding Building of the...


Mar 03, 2016, 11:10 ET Akridge to Transform YMCA Building into Trophy Office Building

 Akridge announced its acquisition of  the former YMCA National Capital building at 1711 Rhode Island Avenue, NW. Akridge and its partner,...


Nov 18, 2015, 10:57 ET Akridge to Redevelop Tysons Property into Trophy Office Building

Akridge and the Ronald D. Paul Companies have acquired 1690 Old Meadow Road in Tysons, Virginia and plan to redevelop it into a modern,...


Feb 09, 2015, 10:53 ET Akridge and RTC Partnership Announce Plan for Iconic New Office Tower at Reston Town Center

Akridge and RTC Partnership announced a joint venture to develop 1760 Reston Parkway, a $210 million, trophy-class, office tower in the heart of...


Sep 16, 2014, 05:00 ET 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 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 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 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 09, 2014, 06:30 ET 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 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...


Dec 09, 2013, 09:00 ET 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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...