Washington DC real estate development companies are heavily screened prior to beginning any work on government projects. These companies area mandated to obey polices and regulations that ensure public safety by protecting property and life while following pre-determined guidelines. There are quite a few real estate development companies that renovate, build and provide maintenance to the Washington DC area.
Clark Construction is one of the most trusted civil construction companies in the United States. They have been in business for over one hundred years. Clark construction has renovated hundreds of commercial and government spaces from multi use facilities, high rises and corporate offices. Clark Construction renovated the United States Coast Guard DC office. FHL (Frank Haney Company) is a family owned business based in Washington DC. FHL works with property management and real estate as well as strategic financing, acquisition and creative planning. FHL was established in 1967 and is known for its development of the Portals Office Complex. The FCC (Federal Communication Commission) is housed in the Portals Office Comlex. Recently the FCC investigated Stephen Colbert for comments he made. Douglas Development was established in 1985 by Douglas Jemal. This family owned Real Estate Company has built over ten million leasable square feet of space. Douglas Development has received the Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation as well as the Downtown BID Citizen of the Year Award. They currently have three million square feet of space under the pipeline. They build the woodies building in DC which houses Madame Tussauds where Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama can be seen. Many celebrities will stop in to see their wax replica. Lorde was recently introduced to the DC location as well. Another notable development company in the DC area is JBG Companies. They provide affordable housing to residents in the DC area. Some properties JBG developed are 4747 Bethesda, this property includes ground floor retail, a fitness center, a private 4th floor terrace, a private roof top terrace, and many office suites. JBG also developed the Exchange at Potomac Yard and Central Place Residential. They currently work with retail, residential, hotel and office projects in the Washington DC area.