Bisnow: Why NoMa is Hot (Part 1)

If you missed this, you may just get another chance. Well, not to see the Beatles perhaps, but to see the venue where they played their first US concert 51 years ago. Why? Because, as you’ve no doubt heard, Seattle-based outdoor goods icon REI last week chose Douglas Development’s Uline Arena for a 51k SFretail showcase. (Product

Hill Now: REI Will Open in Uline Arena, Company Confirms

It’s official: the sporting goods store REI will open in the historic Uline Arena building in NoMa, the company confirmed Wednesday evening. The first REI store in D.C. will sprawl 51,000 square feet in the loaf-shaped brick building visible from the NoMa-Gallaudet University Metro station. It will offer cycling, camping and skiing equipment to buy