Middleburg, a Vienna, Virginia-based real estate investment, development and management firm, has named Garret Askew as President for Middleburg Construction, where he will be responsible for all construction activities including ground-up new construction and substantial rehabilitation projects.
“Garret brings a wealth of experience in institutional-grade development and construction to Middleburg,” said Middleburg Managing Partner, Chris Finlay. “He will be an important new member of our leadership team and we look forward to his contributions as we continue to expand our new multifamily development portfolio and make important renovations and upgrades to our communities.”
Prior to joining Middleburg, he was a Senior Vice President, East Division for Wood Partners where he was responsible for all construction in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia. Prior to Wood Partners he was responsible for the management of all multifamily construction and major capital expenditures for Mid-America Apartment Communities (NYSE: MAA) and its predecessor Colonial Properties Trust (NYSE:CLP). In this role, Mr. Askew oversaw the construction of 18 multifamily properties, and capital expenditures for over 31,000 units. Before joining Colonial, Mr. Askew worked for Clark Realty Builders as Senior Project Executive for the Fort Benning military privatization housing project and for Wood Partners and Lincoln Contractors as Project Manager building multifamily, student, and hospitality properties. Mr. Askew currently holds General Contractor licenses in multiple states and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Kennesaw State University.
About Middleburg: Middleburg is a fully integrated multifamily development, investment, and management company operating in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic United States. Since 2004, Middleburg has acquired and developed more than 16,000 apartment units, executing approximately $2.0 billion in transactions. We share a vision for greater value creation through community impact. Our success is rooted in a genuine desire to serve our local communities in thoughtful and holistic ways. We embrace people, property, and partnerships to enhance the lives of others, contribute positively to our neighborhoods and maximize real returns for partners. For more information, please visit www.LiveMiddleburg.com.