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Marriott Officially Signs with The Bernstein Companies, Boston Properties to Develop New Bethesda Headquarters

The Bernstein Companies announced today that, in partnership with Boston Properties, it has officially signed a lease with Marriott International for the development of its new corporate headquarters in downtown Bethesda. The site will also incorporate a flagship Marriott Hotel, developed and owned by The Bernstein Companies.

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It's not a done deal yet, but Marriott's HQ announcement reflects team's confidence

Hotel giant Marriott International Inc.'s decision to announce its pick for a new downtown Bethesda headquarters on Friday might have seemed ill-timed to seasoned real estate experts — and not just because it coincided with the presidential inauguration.
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Marriott Picks Boston Properties, Bernstein Cos' Bethesda Site for New HQ

After months of anticipation, Marriott International announced today it has signed a letter of intent with Boston Properties and The Bernstein Cos to develop its new downtown Bethesda HQ.

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Marriott Reveals Downtown Bethesda Headquarters Site

In a hotly anticipated announcement, Marriott International Inc. on Friday said the company is moving its headquarters near Woodmont Triangle at the corner of Wisconsin and Norfolk avenues in downtown Bethesda.

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The search is over for Marriott International's new headquarters. The winner is...

Marriott International Inc. has tapped Boston Properties Inc. and The Bernstein Cos. to build its new home at a site just north of the Bethesda Metro station, capping one of the most highly watched corporate headquarters searches in Greater Washington.

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'B' Marks the Spot

Thirteen B-shaped aluminum sculptures have been placed throughout downtown Bethesda to brand the community as an arts and entertainment district.

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The Bernstein Companies Acquires The DoubleTree Bethesda

The Bernstein Companies (TBC) announced today that it acquired The DoubleTree Bethesda for $50.1 million. TBC has also taken over as Manager of the 270 room upscale, full-service hotel and will continue to operate the hotel pursuant to a franchise agreement with DoubleTree, a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.

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The Bernstein Companies Breaks Ground on 187-unit Apartment Building in Southwest DC

The Bernstein Companies announces the commencement of construction on 301 M Street, SW (“301 M”). This 187-unit luxury apartment building is an eleven storied development designed by Maurice Walters Architect, Inc.

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New Aloft Raleigh hotel opens with a party on Hillsborough Street

With plates of sesame seared ahi tuna and sticks of liquid nitrogen Cracker Jack lollipops making the rounds around the room, the owners of the new AloftRaleigh hotel celebrated Thursday night with a big party on Hillsborough Street.

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Construction Underway At The Gateway At University Town Center

ECHO Realty, LP and its partner The Bernstein Companies are pleased to announce the commencement of construction of The Gateway at University Town Center, located at the intersection of East-West Highway (Maryland Route 410) and America Boulevard, in Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland.

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Bank loan secured, construction begins on new Aloft Raleigh hotel

The developers of the planned Aloft hotel on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh have secured their construction loan, and work crews are already preparing the site for the seven-story building.

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Bernstein Planning Hotel Before Office Building in Woodmont Triangle

The Bernstein Companies is now planning to build the luxury Westin Hotel before a planned Class A office building on a two acre site between Wisconsin and Woodmont Avenues currently home to the Bethesda Court Hotel.

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Aloft plans new hotel near N.C. State bell tower

The owners of the Aloft hotel chain have confirmed plans to open a second Aloft hotel in the Triangle in 2015, this one at the Bell View property across from N.C. State University’s iconic bell tower monument on Hillsborough Street.

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Alofts could land in Durham and Raleigh

The developers of two hotel projects in downtown Durham and another near downtown Raleigh are close to securing a commitment from the parent company of Aloft hotels to place the urban-influenced brand on their buildings.

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The New Bethesda (Part Deux)

At the Bernstein Companies’ Georgetown waterfront officeyesterday, we snapped COO Marc Duber and VP Greg Rooney, who predict the revival of Woodmont Triangle andWisconsin Avenue between East-West Highway and Battery Lane.

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Southwest waterfront to get residential influx

A prominent D.C. developer is demonstrating its confidence in the rebirth of Southwest with a proposal to flank two I.M. Pei-designed residential towers with three apartment buildings totaling 404 units.

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Nine-story building now part of Stanhope

A Raleigh developer is thinking bigger in his plans for a mixed-use project along Hillsborough Street near N.C. State University – bigger as in a nine-story building instead of a three-story structure envisioned 10 years ago.

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Bethesda Center promises high-end hotel

Property owner The Bernstein Cos. promises a new, high-end Westin Hotel will be part of a redevelopment project known as Bethesda Center that goes before the Montgomery County Planning Board on Thursday, The Gazette reported.

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Bethesda Slated for High End Hotel

The 74-room boutique hotel at 7740 Wisconsin Ave. is slated to become a Westin Hotel, thanks to a redevelopment project in the Woodmont Triangle by owner The Bernstein Companies.

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NCSU picks team to develop new Hillsborough Street hotel

North Carolina State University has selected a real estate team led by Raleigh lawyer and real estate developer Michael Sandman and a Washington, D.C., development firm to develop a prime piece of property across from the university’s iconic bell

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