While the vacating of 4.2M SF of leased office space in Arlington is a considerable event, the 2005 BRAC law is bringing significant development activity to the region, totaling in the billions of dollars. The growth occurring at Fort Belvoir (including the Engineering Proving Ground and the Mark Center), Quantico, Andrews, Bethesda, and Fort Meade is producing development on and off base. Additionally, Crystal City and the Walter Reed site will become the focus of redevelopment activities in the next few years. There are also ongoing federal activities that will affect how development proceeds in the region. This page will provide news related to actions impacting development in the Washington, DC area.