Press Release 6/30/2015

Advantage Properties is excited to be part of the future transit oriented development efforts near the planned Beacon Heights Purple Line train station.

New Carrollton Woods (159 garden apartments) and Prince Georgetown Apartments (93 rental townhouses), together span approximately 20 acres of land area and are currently located across the street from the future Beacon Heights station.  Both properties are managed by Cove Property Management (www.covepm.com)and asset managed by Advantage Properties.  Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s recent expression of support for the Purple Line represents an important milestone in helping the project become a reality.

The Purple Line is a planned 16-mile light rail line extending from Bethesda in Montgomery County to New Carrollton in Prince George’s County. It would provide a direct connection to the Metrorail Red, Green and Orange Lines; at Bethesda, Silver Spring, College Park, and New Carrollton. The Purple Line would also connect to MARC, AMTRAK, and local bus services.

Development Map2014 final

Please click on the map to view planned economic development projects already underway near the Purple Line, or download a PDF version here: Development Map2014 final.

You can also visit the official purple line website at  http://www.purplelinemd.com/en/ for additional information.  As more news develops on planned projects near the future Beacon Heights stop, we will let you know.  In the meantime, if you have any questions about potential new development opportunities near the Beacon Heights station, please feel free to contact us at 301 986-1400.