National Real Estate Advisors, LLC (National) recently celebrated the construction progress of Bainbridge Bethesda Apartments, in Bethesda, Maryland with a topping out lunch.  National and its partner, The Bainbridge Companies, together hosted 250 on-site workers, Montgomery County representatives, and local and international union trade representatives. Guests gathered in the ground level retail portion of the 17-story apartment building to celebrate and listen to the event’s featured speaker, IBEW International President Ed Hill, who congratulated workers on their quality workmanship and dedication to the trades.

 Construction of Bainbridge Bethesda Apartments began in the summer of 2011and when complete will boast 7,200 square feet of ground floor retail space, 200 luxury rental units of which 30 will be affordable, and 211 below-grade parking spaces.  With amenities like a rooftop pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, two-story lobby and cyber café, Bainbridge Bethesda will create a lifestyle residence unlike anything in the Bethesda market. The building is designed to achieve LEED Silver Certification and will include the latest building technology and energy management systems.

 Specializing in real estate investments on behalf of large institutional investors, National Real Estate Advisors, LLC (National) manages more than $1.9 billion of client capital invested in more than $5.3 billion of property nationwide. To learn more about National, please visit our website at www.natadvisors.comm

 The Bainbridge Companies is a fully-integrated family of real estate companies engaged in the development, construction, management and acquisition of residential and commercial real estate, as well as a leading owner, developer and manager of luxury multifamily apartment communities in the eastern United States. Bainbridge strives to provide the highest quality apartment homes within urban and suburban communities, in every market. For more information about The Bainbridge Companies, please visit