SOURCE: Urban Pace

Urban Pace

September 29, 2011 15:13 ET

Urban Pace Announces DC Certified Business Enterprise Designation

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - Sep 29, 2011) - Lynn Hackney, President of Urban Pace, a new home sales and marketing company for urban developers located in Washington, DC, is pleased to announce that the company has earned the highest-level Certified Business Enterprise (CBE) designation from the DC Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) -- identifying Urban Pace as a DC-based business whose work directly supports and contributes to job creation and the city tax base, which in turn results in a much stronger local economy.

"We are greatly honored to have received the CBE designation. As someone who lives and works in the District of Columbia, I am particularly proud to have Urban Pace recognized in this way," stated Lynn Hackney.

Businesses with CBE certification receive preferred procurement and contracting opportunities from the District of Columbia DSLBD. The program also offers incentives to other businesses that contract with a Certified Business Enterprise.

Opened in 2001, Urban Pace has grown from a start-up business to a powerhouse player in the business of selling and marketing urban real estate. Urban Pace's portfolio of properties exceeds 2.2M square feet of urban condominiums and townhomes in the greater Washington, DC market area. In the fourth quarter of 2011, Urban Pace will announce an additional 10 new projects equaling 400,000 square feet of development, further defining the company as the undisputed leader in urban condominium sales.

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