Capital Business Blog: Metro


Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Metro deal would allow new apartments, offices, hotels at College Park station near University of Maryland

With Washington real estate back on the upswing Metro’s real estate team has revived the old project.

By Jonathan O'Connell  |  10:06 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, College Park, University of Maryland, commercial real estate

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 03/29/2013

D.C. issued $400,000 loan for failed Metro project

Banneker Ventures is stuck repaying a D.C. Housing Finance Agency loan that it took out despite having never acquired the land.

By Jonathan O'Connell  |  05:07 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Banneker Ventures, Jim Graham, Metro, commercial real estate

Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 09/25/2012

Hilton hotel planned next to Gannett headquarters in Tysons Corner

MRP Realty plans to build a Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites on Jones Branch Drive in Tysons Corner.

By Jonathan O'Connell  |  06:36 PM ET, 09/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MRP Realty, Hilton, Tysons Corner, Metro, Silver Line, commercial real estate

Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 08/30/2012

Metro names new planning, real estate officials to replace Nat Bottigheimer and Steven Goldin

The two executives will oversee planning and real estate development operations.

By Jonathan O'Connell  |  04:34 PM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, WMATA, Shyam Kannan, Stanley Wall, commercial real estate, transportation

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 02/15/2012

Metro’s director of real estate to step down

After two years at the helm of real estate for Metro, Steven Goldin is leaving, a spokesman confirmed.

By Jonathan O'Connell  |  04:13 PM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, Steve Goldin, commercial real estate