BALTIMORE, MD – St. John Properties, Inc., a Baltimore-based commercial real estate development and management company with a national portfolio valued at more than $5 billion, has promoted Sean Harkins to Sustainability Manager. Formerly Assistant Project Manager, Harkins has more than nine years of experience in the environmental sustainability industry and has been with the […]

Sustainability is a critical topic for many, but who keeps track when it comes to commercial buildings? LEED, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a globally recognized and widely used rating system and certification program developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). LEED is designed to promote and acknowledge sustainable […]

Published in the August 2023 edition of I95 Business | Written by Kristi S. Halford | Photography by Maximillian Franz The physical impact of climate change on our world is clearly visible in the form of floods, wildfires, rising sea levels, and other natural disasters. Addressing climate change and the effects it has on the […]

NAIOP Maryland 360 In the USGBC’s annual ranking of U.S. states “leading the way on green building,” Maryland ranked No. 5 last year, moving up two places from 2021. 5061 Howerton Way, a single-story building in Melford Town Center comprising 34,560 square feet of flex/R&D space, was the 100th building in the St. John Properties […]

BALTIMORE, MD (November 11, 2022) – St. John Properties, Inc., a commercial real estate firm which has developed more than 22 million square feet of space and is active in nine states, has promoted Ryan Schwabenbauer to Assistant Vice President, Sustainability. Formerly Director of Sustainability, Schwabenbauer has worked with the company since 2016. Schwabenbauer directs […]

According to the USGBC, St. John Properties has certified more commercial LEED projects in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. than any other organization in the past five years BALTIMORE, MD (October 31, 2022) – St. John Properties, Inc., a Baltimore-based full-service commercial real estate development and management company which has developed more than 22 million […]

Commercial Observer  |  Keith Loria Baltimore-based St. John Properties, one of the mid-Atlantic region’s largest privately held commercial real estate firms, has beefed up its sustainability efforts at all of its properties. Edward St. John, founder and chairman of St. John Properties — which just celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2021 — noted that the […]

Baltimore Business Journal | Melody Simmons Nearly two dozen commercial properties owned by St. John Properties in the Baltimore area are being retrofitted with a new ultraviolet air purification system as Covid-19 workplace restrictions begin to lift. The Woodlawn-based developer is among the largest in the mid-Atlantic with more than 21 million square feet of […]

Process incorporates use of UV light, high-efficiency HVAC air filters, enhanced HVAC system cleaning and increased HVAC runtimes designed to recirculate, disinfect and filter indoor air BALTIMORE, MD (April 6, 2021) – St. John Properties, Inc. has initiated an innovative program to initially outfit nearly 2.4 million square feet of its commercial office portfolio in […]

Severna Park Voice Since Initiating LEED Program In 2009, More Than 5 Million Square Feet Of Space Now Certified St. John Properties Inc. has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for 231 Najoles Road from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), for satisfying green and sustainable requirements in the construction […]