• Recap of 2/23 Meeting – Creative Placemaking
    February 29, 2024 by
    Click here to download the Presentation Program Description Juanita Hardy, an expert in creative placemaking, discussed what creative placemaking is and give examples of projects where this process has been used to create a distinctive sense of place in real estate development. Real estate development can be...
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  • Welcome the new LAIGW Board Members for 2024
    February 5, 2024 by
    The LAIGW members in attendance at the December meeting ratified a slate of new Board members.  These members assumed their positions in January.  They are: President………….Jody Kline Executive Vice President……AnitaMorrison Treasurer……………GarnerChandler (new) Secretary……………Jeff Domber VP for Programs………Rosalyn Doggett VP forMembership……Ellen McCarthy (new) VP for Awards…………Kathy Reilly (new)...
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  • Recap of January LAIGW meeting
    February 5, 2024 by
    Michelle Chang from Hilco gave an interesting presentation about the redevelopment of the existing power plant in Alexandria.  She discussed issues including master planning, demolition, remediation and development of a new mixed use community. Click here to see the power point from the presentation: 2024.01.26 LAI presentation...
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  • December 15, 2023 Meeting Recap
    January 11, 2024 by
    LAIGW’s December 15 meeting included panel on the subject of Affordable Housing Finance: Overcoming the Impossible.  The presentation  brought three different perspectives and one bottom line – there is a continuing need for individuals in lower income brackets to have opportunities to live in clean, safe and...
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  • November 17 LAIGW Meeting – State of the Economy in the DMV
    November 20, 2023 by
    At the November 17 LAIGW meeting, the members heard a presentation on the state of the region’s economy.  The presentation provided a snapshot of how the real estate sectors are performing and what the future holds for each of them.  The presentation was given by Lisa Benjamin...
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  • Congratulations to Miti Figueredo, Montgomery Parks Director
    November 20, 2023 by
    Congratulations to Miti Figueredo, LAIGW member and new Parks Director, Montgomery County, MD WHEATON, Md. — The Montgomery County Planning Board announced the appointment of Miti Figueredo as the new Parks Director for Montgomery Parks following a national search. Prior to her appointment as director, Figueredo served as Chief of Staff for...
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  • Scenes from the Investiture and Awards Ceremony
    October 30, 2023 by
    On Wednesday, October 25, members of LAIGW gathered at the Sulgrave Club for an Investiture of new members and an Awards Ceremony.  Photos of the event are below. Inductees – (L to R) Elisa Vitale, Franklyn Palau, Matt Ladd, Paul Weinschenk, Matt Wessel, Carrie Sanders, JoAnne Fiebe,...
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  • LAIGW Award Winners Announced
    October 16, 2023 by
    LAIGW Awards Announcement LAIGW is proud to announce this year’s winners of its Awards Competition.  A jury of members from LAI Baltimore reviewed the submissions and chose the following projects for awards: Outstanding Project over 200,000 SF: City Ridge – ParkerRodriguez for Roadside Development Outstanding Project under...
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  • September 22 LAIGW Meeting – Wood you like to know about Mass Timber?
    September 30, 2023 by
    The September 22 LAIGW lunch meeting was a fascinating and informative look at new materials that are being used in construction.  Tom Corrado, the presenter, described the critical elements of mass timber and its use in different types of buildings.  His presentation can be found at the...
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  • AWARDS PROGRAM SEEKING NOMINATIONS
    August 8, 2023 by
    LAMBDA ALPHA INTERNATIONAL George Washington Chapter Awards Program  August 8, 2023  Introduction The George Washington Chapter Lambda Alpha International Awards Program recognizes the accomplishments of members and other individuals who have advanced the field of land economics through their achievements and service to their profession, the Greater...
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New Member Investiture and Awards Ceremony Held October 21

News September 9, 2020