The development team — a partnership of the Rappaport Cos., WC Smith, Skyland DC LLC, the Marshall Heights Community Development Organization and East Washington LLC — stayed true to the town center project to see it through. Learn more in this [...]
The Skyland Workforce Center in D.C.'s Congress Heights neighborhood opened for business this week, the latest sign of progress in the burgeoning Southeast community. Read more at the Washington Informer.
2016-07-19T16:10:36+00:00 December 24th, 2014|
Wal-Mart has signed a lease for a store at Skyland Town Center, the D.C. mayor’s office announced Tuesday, marking the final step in a protracted effort to bring the big-box retailer to Southeast Washington. Read more in the Washington Post.
2016-07-19T16:09:56+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|
Tuesday, Mayor Vincent Gray signed the lease for the store in Ward 7. The store will anchor the long-awaited Skyland Town Center at the intersection of Good Hope Road, Naylor Road, and Alabama Avenue SE. The shopping center will also [...]
2016-07-19T16:09:45+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|
The District and the development team behind the $220 million Skyland Town Center have finally locked in Wal-Mart as the anchor tenant, clearing a key obstacle that threatened to stall, or even stop, the project. Read more in the Washington Business [...]
2016-07-19T16:08:19+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|
We haven't heard anything from the Rappaport Co., WC Smith or the District since August when we last wrote about the Skyland Town Center, and the challenges faced by the development team to get that 18.5-acre, Wal-Mart-anchored, mixed-use project off [...]
2016-07-19T16:08:13+00:00 October 15th, 2014|
Karen Williams has lived in her Southeast Washington neighborhood for years, but she has still not gotten used to one thing: driving from her home in Hillcrest to Maryland or Virginia just to purchase clothes, household items and other basic [...]
2016-07-19T16:07:14+00:00 March 12th, 2014|