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2015 News Archive

Urbana, MD Ranked Among "Top 50 Best Places to Live in America"
24 August 2015

(MONEY.COM) - ranks the 50 best small cities in the country—places with great jobs, strong economies, affordable homes, excellent schools, and that special something that makes it a great place to live. Urbana, Maryland comes in at #35.AT A GLANCE Population11,154Median Income$120,909Job Growth6.2%Median Home Price$409... read more

Germantown Office Park Envisioned as ‘Vibrant’ Town Center
24 August 2015

 August 21, 2015 (BIZJOURNALS.COM) - We’ve written quite a bit recently about the struggling suburban office park, and the strategies owners may embrace to breathe new life into them.In Germantown, the Matan Cos.’ Milestone Business Park is not stale. It is a newer campus, roughly 90 percent leased with tenants such as DRS Laurel... read more

Milestone: Vibrant 24/7 Mixed-Use Town Center Development
06 August 2015

 August 6, 2015 (DVAARCH.COM) - DVA Architect's Milestone project site plan and preliminary plan was recently approved by M-NCPPC. This site for the Matan Companies in Germantown, MD will comprise 1,220,500 gsf of development. Including 4 existing office buildings, 3 new mixed-use residential buildings with 485 apartment units, 38,250 sf of... read more

Planning Board OKs Preliminary Plans for Multi-Family Buildings in Milestone Office Park
03 August 2015

 Germantown, MD - July 27, 2015 (GERMANTOWNPULSE.NET) - The Montgomery County Planning Board approved the preliminary plans that would transform the existing Germantown office park into a mixed-use development by introducing up to 485 multi-family residential dwellings in three buildings and additional retail space.The project, which was... read more

Matan Names Cushman & Wakefield Exclusive Leasing Agent for 1750 Tysons East in McLean
13 July 2015

McLean, VA – July 13, 2015. Matan Companies announced today that it has appointed Cushman & Wakefield, Inc. as the exclusive leasing agent for 1750 Tysons East, a 143,000 square-foot office building located at 1750 Old Meadow Road in Tysons Corner. The firm's Northern Virginia-based team of Matt Bundy, Josh Masi, and Jon Mahaffey are... read more

Matan Proudly Sponsors Paddle Second Chance Paddleboard Event
13 July 2015

Paddle Second Chance recently held its third annual Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP) day of racing and fundraising for Operation Second Chance (OSC). OSC is a non-profit 501(c) organization committed to serving wounded combat veterans and their families’ as they recover and transition back to active duty or into civilian life.This year’s event... read more

Hogan Announces Plan That Includes Funding For Md. 85/I-270 Interchange Project
30 June 2015

Photo by Graham Cullen Frederick, MD (FREDERICKNEWSPOST.COM) - Frederick County’s top road construction priority is receiving enough state funding to start construction by 2017. Reconstructing the Md. 85 and I-270 interchange to reduce congestion and upgrade bridges was among the $1.9 billion in road projects that Republican Gov. Larry... read more

Matan Begins Demolition of Frederick Trading Center in Preparation for Wal-Mart Supercenter
15 June 2015

 Frederick, MD – June 15, 2015. Construction is currently underway for the new 190,000 square foot Wal-Mart Supercenter, to be built in Frederick on the northwest corner of Monocacy Boulevard and Route 26. The Frederick Trading Center, where the Wal-Mart Supercenter will be located, was acquired by Matan Companies in 2010 with... read more

Prospect Hall Apartments Honored as "Best Multi-Family Project" by the Frederick County Builders Association
12 June 2015

 Frederick, MD – June 12, 2015. Frederick’s brand new, luxury apartment community, Prospect Hall Apartments and Lofts, recently received a nod from the Frederick County Builders Association (FCBIA) as the “Best Multi-Family Project” in the Land Development Division, an honor bestowed on the project as part of the association’s annual... read more

Matan's 270 Corporate Center Honored for Outstanding Achievement in Recycling
28 May 2015

 Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection Division of Solid Waste Services Waste Reduction and Recycling Section hosted their 16th Annual Recycling Achievement Awards on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. In attendance were Isiah Leggett, Montgomery County Executive, Lisa Feldt... read more