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DECEMBER 1, 2011
The Peterson Companies Unveils New 140,000 Square Foot Building at National Harbor


NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., December 1, 2011 – The Peterson Companies ( today unveiled a new office building at National Harbor. The building, located in a premier location along the Potomac River waterfront, was announced exclusively to a group of leading office brokers from D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

“This building presents a tremendous opportunity for Class A office space along the river,” said Jon Peterson, Senior Vice President of Commercial, Business and Mixed Use Development for The Peterson Companies. “There is flexibility in terms of foot print and zoning, so we can move quickly once a tenant is identified.”

This building represents another step in the evolution of National Harbor, which is owned and managed by The Peterson Companies. 

Photo Caption: Today The Peterson Companies unveiled 125 Waterfront Street at National Harbor, the Washington D.C. region’s premier waterfront destination.


About The Peterson Companies
The Peterson Companies is one of the largest privately-owned real estate development companies in the Washington, DC region.  Founded by Milt Peterson over 30 years ago, the company has created some of the most prominent and successful mixed-use, residential and office developments in Northern Virginia and Maryland including Virginia Gateway, National Harbor, Downtown Silver Spring, Washingtonian Center, Fairfax Corner, Fair Lakes, Burke Centre and Tysons McLean Office Park.  The Peterson Companies offer a fully integrated real estate platform with in-house expertise on all aspects of land-use and development including land acquisition, planning and zoning, design and construction, property management, leasing and asset management.  The company has an extensive pipeline including 2,000+ acres of land throughout the region that could ultimately yield over 6,000,000 square feet of office/industrial, 4,500,000 square feet of retail, and 7,000 residential units. For more information about the company please visit