BETHESDA, MD - Washington Property Company (WPC) leased a total of 80,489 square feet in its suburban Washington, DC office portfolio during the first half of 2013. This total included over 47,000 SF at 8757 Georgia Avenue in the urban core of Silver Spring, MD.

“We are on track to have an excellent year leasing our office portfolio of over 1.5 million square feet, while developing one  million square feet of residential space,” said Derek Hendon, President, WPC Management, LLC. In 2012, the company leased over 238,000 SF.

The eight 2013 leases in Maryland and three in northern Virginia were:

MARYLAND

8757 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD – 47,356 SF

  • Corinthian Colleges, Inc. renewed 22,152 SF. Mia Eglinton of Jones Lang LaSalle represented the tenant; Derek Hendon of WPC represented the owner.
  • CLINIC, an urgent care medical center, leased 22,152 SF. Lou Christopher of CBRE represented the tenant. Todd Bosley of CBRE teamed with Derek Hendon of WPC to represent the owner.
  • The dental office of Dr. Robert Mantoni renewed and expanded for a total of 3,052 SF. John Hanburger of CBRE represented the tenant. Todd Bosley of CBRE teamed with Derek Hendon of WPC to represent the owner.

6900 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD – 4,116 SF

·         EZGSA, a GSA schedule consulting firm, leased 1,355 SF. Al Charbonneau of Evers and Co. represented the tenant; Derek Hendon of WPC represented the owner.

·       Core International, Inc. leased 2,075 SF. Fletcher Gill of The Genau Group represented the tenant. Derek Hendon of WPC represented the owner.

·         The Real Estate Group, LLC leased 686 SF. Derek Hendon of WPC represented the owner.

Bethesda Corner, 4719 Hampden Lane, Bethesda, MD – 4.865 SF

  • SR/A Interior Design, LLC leased 4,865 SF. Derek Hendon of WPC and Matt Skalet of KLNB Retail represented the owner.

1390 Piccard Drive, Rockville, MD – 14,434 SF

  • Vanguard Realty Group leased 14,434 SF. Greg Klien of Vanguard Realty represented the tenant. Scott Randolph and Guy Cooperthite of Transwestern  teamed with Derek Hendon of WPC to represent the owner.

VIRGINIA

Patriot Business Park, 7852 Walker Dr., Greenbelt, MD – 7,052 SF

  • Greely and Hansen, LLC leased 4,246 SF. Brad Crosley of Jones Lang LaSalle  represented the tenant. Ken Fellows of EDGE Commercial Real Estate teamed with Derek Hendon of WPC to represent the owner.
  • National Volunteer Fire Council leased 2,806 SF. John Olson of Lincoln Property Company represented the tenant. Ken Fellows of EDGE Commercial Real Estate teamed with Derek Hendon of WPC to represent the owner.

8618 Westwood Center Drive, Vienna, VA – 2,666 SF

  • Kestral-USA, which EDGE Commercial Real Estate supports the US-Pakistan strategic relationship, leased 2,666 SF. Scott Rabin of EDGE Commercial Real Estate teamed with Derek Hendon of WPC to represent the owner.

Washington Property Company(www.washproperty.com) is a full-service commercial real estate company located in Bethesda, Maryland.  Established by Charles K. Nulsen, III, WPC is involved in a full range of real estate investment services including acquisition, land use, development, property management, leasing, and construction management. WPC has developed more than eight million square feet of commercial space in the Washington, DC metropolitan area and currently has over one million residential square feet under development. WPC is actively pursuing office, multi-family, retail, and mixed-use development opportunities throughout the region. Through its management company, WPC Management, LLC, WPC manages over 1.5 million square feet of commercial space.