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A new DC office building’s augmented reality exhibit gives voice to Black history

October 22, 2020

Talk of augmented reality, and it often brings to mind a future where glasses or displays are adding digital elements to what we see. Yet as use cases emerge, the technology is also proving to be valuable for engaging with history.

Banneker graduate Brayan Hernandez wins Akridge’s Thaddeus Stevens School Scholarship

August 6, 2018

Akridge is proud to award Brayan Hernandez the Thaddeus Stevens School Scholarship for 2018.

The District, Akridge, COPT, and Argos Celebrate Joint Groundbreaking of Stevens School and Stevens Place

June 18, 2018

A number of corporate executives and District officials gathered at 2100 L Street , NW to celebrate the start of construction of Stevens School and Stevens Place.

How D.C. developers are upping their design game on trophy buildings

May 21, 2018

When Akridge President and CEO Matt Klein thinks about amenities for the D.C. buildings his company is renovating into trophy offices, he doesn’t just consider fitness centers, shared conference space and rooftop terraces.

Stevens School saga mercifully ending soon with groundbreaking of trophy office project

January 25, 2018

It’s been a decade-long saga — with deals done and deals nearly lost, political wrangling and neighborhood outrage — but the redevelopment of the Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School property on D.C.’s West End is, we can finally say, imminent.

Morrison & Foerster Chooses 2100 L Street for DC Headquarters

October 4, 2017

Akridge announced today that it, along with joint venture partner Corporate Office Properties Trust (COPT) (NYSE: OFC), and Argos Group, has executed a lease with global law firm Morrison & Foerster LLP for 81,300 square feet at 2100 L Street.

Humane Society of the U.S. sells HQ, clears way for new D.C. office tower

January 11, 2016

The Humane Society of the United States has sold its national headquarters to a three-headed team that will redevelop the West End site into a trophy-class office building and renovate an adjacent, historic D.C. school for educational use.

COPT Updates 4Q15 Dispositions and Investment Activity

December 21, 2015

The Company has entered into a joint venture with Akridge (“Akridge”) to acquire and improve land at the southwest corner of 21st and L Streets (“2100 L Street”) in Washington, DC.