Best New Development: The Boro


The Boro is located at the highest point in Fairfax County, giving residents eye-catching views.

City National Bank Now Open in The Boro


The bank, which is a subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Canada, announced the opening of the 4,200-square-foot full-service regional banking center (8301 Greensboro Drive, Suite J), noting that it will help better serve clients in the D.C. and Northern Virginia areas

DC’s Art Place Adds 2 Tenants


The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation has signed both Love and Care Development Center and Rocketship Public School to leases at Art Place, a mixed-use development project in Washington, D.C.’s Fort Totten neighborhood.

Leasing Merriweather


Neighborhood cafe and bookstore Busboys and Poets is opening its largest location yet in Merriweather, venturing out of the D.C. area for the first time. Three other restaurant concepts with D.C., Northern Virginia and Hanover ties were also revealed in October. Next up, Howard Hughes will be announcing concepts that Baltimore locals will recognize, said Ray Schupp, a… Read more »

Open Road, El Bebe restaurants to open in Tysons


The company has signed a lease for about 10,000 square feet, which will be split between American restaurant and bar Open Road and Mexican spot El Bebe. MHG has a location of Open Road in Merrifield and another about to open in Rosslyn. It opened its first location of El Bebe near Nationals Park in… Read more »

Greater Washington execs share their favorite NLCS memories


Davey Martinez’s speech about the bumpy road it has been, waking up this morning and realizing it is Bryce Harper’s birthday and singing Baby Shark with the entire stadium to introduce Gerardo Parra to the field. Wow has he really revitalized the dugout and getting the stadium involved! -Bryan Davis

Exclusive: City National Bank is expanding into Northern Virginia


The new 4,200-square-foot location, which the bank confirmed to the Washington Business Journal, is expected to open at 1667 Silver Hill Road in the spring of 2020. It will serve as a full-service regional center for the often-named “bank to the stars” for its client roster of famous names.

Here’s where Miami’s Yardbird is landing in D.C.


Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, the Southern-inspired restaurant group known for its fried chicken, has settled on a home for its D.C. location. The restaurant will take the 8,000-square-foot former Acadiana space at 901 New York Ave. NW.

Ramen Utsuke Opens at 414 Light Street


414 Light Street in Otterbein/Inner Harbor has its first retail business in operation as Ramen Utsuke opened last month in a 2,071 sq. ft. space. Ramen Utsuke is owned by Shigehiko “Jacky” Okiebisu and is a sister restaurant of Fell’s Point’s Kippo Ramen.

Spaces coworking coming to The Boro


Coworking company Spaces will open a 50,000-square-foot, two-floor outpost at The Boro in Tysons, The Meridian Group announced Thursday.