Mitsui Fudosan America Signs Industrious to Full, 40,653-SF Floor at The Homer Building

Also offers move-in ready space ranging from approx. 2,500 sf to 40,000 sf 

Mitsui Fudosan America (MFA) inked a partnership agreement with flexible workplace company Industrious at 601 13th Street NW, an iconic architectural landmark known as The Homer Building. Spanning 40,653 square feet on the 12th floor, the Industrious The Homer Building space will feature a significant number of private offices and 500+ total seats to accommodate individuals and teams of all stages and sizes.

“Mitsui Fudosan America is pleased to welcome Industrious to the historic Homer Building,” said Slater Traaen, MFA senior director of Asset Management and Leasing. “With evolving workplace strategies, it was important for ownership to partner with the right flexible office provider.”

“East End is one of the most highly desirable office submarkets in urban D.C.,” said Peri Demestihas, senior director of Real Estate Growth at Industrious. “We’re excited to expand our ‘work from anywhere’ D.C. network with world-class ownership in Mitsui Fudosan America, whose award-winning Homer Building continues to deliver on elegance and efficiency.”

The LEED Gold-certified and Energy Star® property is a standout for its technology upgrades. Located atop Metro Center Station, its premium amenities include a roof deck featuring rare expansive views of the D.C. skyline, newly modernized elevator mechanicals and cabs, a four-level secure garage, full-service fitness center, and street-level Panera Bread and coffee shop, with nearby dining and entertainment options. Proximity to the White House, U.S. Capitol, U.S. Attorney’s Office, The National Building Museum, Lincoln Memorial and more, offer tenants a workspace in the heart of downtown D.C.

“Industrious The Homer Building is slated to open in early 2023,” noted Traaen. “Additionally, we can accommodate larger, move-in ready businesses in spaces ranging from approximately 2,500 square feet to a full floor of roughly 40,000 square feet.”


Mitsui Fudosan America, Inc. (MFA) is the U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s largest real estate company, Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd., a publicly traded company with approximately $67 billion of assets. MFA is responsible for Mitsui Fudosan’s real estate investment and development activities in North America, and is headquartered in New York, with branch offices in Washington D.C., San Francisco, Los Angeles and Honolulu. MFA has been active in the United States since the 1970s, and currently owns assets in the New York, Washington D.C., Boston, Dallas, Atlanta, Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego and Honolulu metropolitan areas. MFA’s U.S. portfolio includes 5.6 million square feet of office space, 7.2 million square feet of office space under development, 2,000 residential apartments, 5,300 additional rental units under development, as well as 741 hotel rooms. Additionally, MFA has recently developed several condominium projects in the New York and Washington D.C. markets.