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MANAGING PARTNER, WILLARD RETAIL
Grant directs the acquisition, business development, and anchor leasing activities at Willard Retail. With almost 30 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry, he is actively involved in the entitlement, design, and development processes for the company’s pipeline.
Prior to founding Willard Retail, he co-managed the retail portfolio and led the acquisitions of JBGR Retail for 15 years. Grant’s development history includes more than one million square feet of ground-up retail development and over 1,000 residential units at some of the Washington metro area’s most notable projects, including: North Bethesda Market and Market Square at Frederick in Maryland; 77 H Street in Washington, DC; and Woodland Park Crossing, Kings Crossing, and 1700 Duke Street in Virginia.
He holds a B.B.A. from James Madison University, is a licensed real estate broker in Virginia, Maryland, DC, and Pennsylvania, and is an active member of ICSC and ULI. Additionally, Grant sits on the board of the Arlington Free Clinic.