Six Maryland and six Virginia offices affiliated with Century 21 Real Estate Corp. are participating Monday in the Jerry Lewis telethon to raise money to fight muscular dystrophy. Entertainment and refreshments will be provided at the 12 offices.
Shelman Realty Co. in downtown D.C. is offering a five-week real estate course to prepare persons to take the D.C. license test for salespersons. The fee is $40. For information, dial 638-5583.
The Washington area regional headquarters of the Realty World franchising operation has opened a training center at 8150 Leesburg Pike. Robert M. Burns is the director.
Shannon & Luchs has been named leasing agent for a new shopping center to be built at Georgetown Pike and Walker Road in Great Falls. The same firm is also handling the leasing of the Pinecrest office building nearing completion in Annandale.
The Northern Virginia Board of Realtors and the Arlington Distributive Education Service have realty courses beginning in September. For information, dial 558-2581. Also, the Annandale campus of Northern Virginia Community courses is offering realty courses this fall. For information, dial 323-3163.
The National Center for Housing Management has scheduled seven regional conferences relating to HUD Section 8 housing programs. The conference to be held here, Wednesday and Thursday at the Dupont Plaza Hotel is expected to attract 75 builders, developers and housing managers. For information, dial 872-1717.
The Montgomery County of Realtors is working with Montgomery College to provide an educational program for real estate agents. For information, dial 762-1840.
Martin Juster, a real estate developer in Yonkers, N.Y., recently purchased the A.M Building in Rosslyn for a reported $9.75 million. The Prospect Co. was the seller. The H.G. Smithy Co. of D.C. was the broker and also arranged permanent financing. Smithy will also handled management and leasing of the 17-story, 250,000-square-foot building.
The J. obert Co., which handled condominum sales in this area, announced that 65 units were sold in two weeks at the Bristoe Station townhouse development in Manassas. The Robert firm also said that sellouts have been achieved at American Center condominium in Rockville and the Maryland Farms condo conversion at White Oak.
Julien J. Studley, Inc., an office leasing firm, has announced that the General Services Administration has leased the entire Van Buren Building in S. Arlington. The building is fully occupied by the U.S. Navy.