CLIENT: Spear Street Capital
LOCATION: McClean, Virginia
SERVICES: Property condition assessment
The USA Today Towers consist of two main office towers developed in 2001. The south tower (Gannett Tower) is 12 stories, and the north tower (USA Today Tower) is nine stories, connected by a two-story base and lobby. The property totals 787,121 square feet and is sited on 17 acres of land with 2 acres of green roof.
Marx|Okubo was engaged to assess the existing condition of the building for a potential acquisition. The exterior walls consist of aluminum and glass curtain wall systems throughout, which have an extensive glass fin architectural feature that was noted to be delaminating and leading to discoloration.