The District’s largest active economic development project has finished up excavation work, a milestone celebrated with a “bottoming-out” ceremony on Thursday.
When an entire community is the subject of redevelopment, there will inevitably be an ugly period between the time that old uses are retired, and the future uses comes online. Such is the case at…
Herndon has pieced together nearly 5 acres in the heart of its historic downtown, which it plans to offer up later this year for private mixed-use redevelopment. The town has reached an agreement with Ashwell…
Old Town’s most affordable lodging options are on the verge of extinction. In an odd twist of timing, two motels and one hotel within four blocks of each other, all on the same street, are…
Red Top Cab’s Clarendon home is being dispatched for redevelopment. The Shooshan Co. has entered into a joint venture/purchase agreement with landowner Red Top to redevelop 3.44 acres on the western end of Clarendon, on…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former Richmond developer convicted of tax credit fraud is appealing his 20-year prison sentence. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1zW1gZD ) that Billy Gene Jefferson filed his petition with the 4th…
It\’s a tale of second chances. Once home to drug users and vagrants, an abandoned home in Anacostia has been renovated and is ready to welcome new, full-time residents.
The developer behind a new condominium project in Georgetown is back with a revised plan after neighbors complained about the horizontal, modern structure that would replace an existing Exxon near the Key Bridge.
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Ground could be broken this year on a redevelopment of the former Lorton prison site, bringing new townhouses, apartments, homes and retail space. The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors cleared the…
The Howard Hughes Corp. plans a fall or early winter
groundbreaking for its Landmark Mall overhaul, Alexandria officials
say, though its proposal remains under review by city planning
As the federal government continues to reinvest in and find new uses for the historic St. Elizabeths campus in Southeast D.C., the District is working to transform the eastern section into a hub for education, technology, shopping and more.
The District\’s bid to finally redevelop a vacant
17,008-square-foot parcel in Shaw has netted more
than a half dozen
responses that would seem to run the gamut from
to a hotel
A redevelopment plan in a neighborhood that has had a lot of changes lately may be catching some local residents by surprise.
Real estate experts say home values go up when high-end grocery stores move in. Could inner city Detroit see revitalization now that Whole Foods is moving in?