Vornado/Charles E Smith is the preeminent management services firm in the Washington Metropolitan Region. Managing over 24 million square feet of commercial office space for both its wholly owned portfolio and other prominent owners of commercial real estate, Vornado/Charles E Smith has distinguished itself as a leader in this field. Utilizing the most sophisticated tools and technology, capitalizing on its strength in the marketplace to negotiate best terms, attracting and retaining the most qualified staff, and focusing on the highest standards to provide services and enhance tenant relations, Vornado/Charles E Smith is considered the "best in class" provider of management services in the region.
Services for Other Owners
Vornado/Charles E. Smith provides property management services for a select group of long term clients and partners in a portfolio comprised of almost 30 properties totaling approximately 8 million square feet. In addition to high-caliber on-site property management and engineering services, we provide a broad range of services for other owners, including accounting, financial reporting, lease administration and leasing, with a focus on providing an owner's perspective that will enhance long term value creation. Experience, stability and a proven track record are the cornerstones of our commitment to successfully support the needs of each owner.
Sustainable Thinking is integrated into every aspect of our business. Each building is operated in a manner which ensures that we minimize our impact on the environment, while supporting a healthier, greener workplace. Vornado/Charles E. Smith's key sustainability initiatives include the following.
- Recycling - By working together with our tenants, we recognize that we can do the greatest amount of good--diverting recyclable material from landfills, preserving natural resources and energy, and reducing cost. Each building participates in a comprehensive recycling program that includes paper, cardboard, plastics, glass and metal.
- Indoor Air Quality - All Vornado/Charles E. Smith buildings undergo a rigorous indoor air quality inspection each year.
- LEED Interior Construction - Many Vornado/Charles E. Smith tenants are interested in creating a greener workspace from the start. By working closely with our tenants to meet LEED pre-requisite criteria, many tenants are constructing their office space to meet LEED specifications.Many Vornado/Charles E. Smith tenants are interested in creating a greener workspace from the start. By working closely with our tenants to meet LEED pre-requisite criteria, many tenants are constructing their office space to meet LEED specifications.
- LEED for Existing Buildings - Vornado/Charles E. Smith expects to achieve LEED-EBOM certification in a number of our buildings.