Carl Hardee, Lawson President and CEO Recognized on Virginia 500 Power List for Second Consecutive Year

September 2, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – (September 2, 2021) – Carl Hardee, President and CEO of Lawson has been recognized in the real estate category of the Virginia 500 Power List for the second consecutive year. The Virginia 500 Power List, published by Virginia Business highlights Virginia’s most powerful and influential leaders in business, government, politics, and […]

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Seaside Harbor Apartments Adds Mural with Message of Inclusiveness in Support of Hope House Foundation for 2021 ViBe Mural Festival

August 31, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – August 31, 2021 – Lawson, Samaritan House, and Hope House Foundation are proud to participate in the fourth annual ViBe Mural Festival with a new mural at Seaside Harbor Apartments, one of ten new murals added to the Virginia Beach ViBe District for the festival.  Marly McFly, a Northern Virginia-based artist with roots in Hampton Roads, developed the pop art inspired mural. With a […]

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Lawson to Build 342-Unit The Landing at Mason’s Bridge Affordable Apartment Community Located on Annapolis Way in Woodbridge, Virginia

August 24, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – August 24, 2021 – Virginia Beach developer Lawson closed on a 21-acre parcel of land located on Annapolis Way in Woodbridge, Virginia and will build 342 affordable multifamily apartments on the site. Lawson was able to utilize tax-exempt bonds and 4% tax credits to help fund the development, called The Landing at Mason’s Bridge. The Landing at Mason’s […]

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Lawson Partners with Hope House Foundation and Artist Marly McFly for ViBe Mural Festival

August 19, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – August 19, 2021 – Lawson has partnered with Hope House Foundation and selected artist Marly McFly to collaborate on a mural at Seaside Harbor Apartments in Virginia Beach for the 2021 ViBe Mural Festival.  This year’s ViBe Mural Festival adds 10 new murals to the district’s impressive collection of public art projects, which are free and open to the public. An online map and mural guide is available to […]

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LAWSON HIRES SUZIE HARRIS AS MARKETING MANAGER

July 27, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – July 26, 2021 – Lawson is pleased to welcome Suzie Harris as Marketing Manager. Harris is accountable for day-to-day operations of the marketing department and management of the marketing team, ensuring marketing strategies, plans, and processes are executed correctly and on time. A strategic leader with 20+ years of proven success […]

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LAWSON RECOGNIZED IN 2021 COASTAL MULTIFAMILY HOUSING COUNCIL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE COMPETITION

July 20, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – JULY 20, 2020– Lawson is proud to announce that our organization received multiple awards at the 36th annual Coastal Multifamily Housing Council Awards of Excellence Celebration.   Merit Awards recognize outstanding individual performance and Awards of Excellence are presented to exceptional apartment communities in southeastern Virginia.  Judges toured 128 apartment multifamily communities throughout the area, […]

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LAWSON AWARDED LOW INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDITS FOR LYNCHBURG MULTIFAMILY DEVELOPMENT

July 13, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – JULY 13, 2021 – Virginia Beach developer Lawson has been awarded Low Income Housing Tax Credits in the Virginia Housing 9% competitive LIHTC round for the development of phase two of Miller’s Rest Apartments in Lynchburg Virginia. The development placed first in the Balance of State LIHTC Pool. Miller’s Rest Phase […]

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Lawson Celebrates Grand Opening of Alexander at 1090, Affordable Housing in Richmond, VA

June 4, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – JUNE 4, 2021 – Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, Councilwoman Kristen Larson, Virginia civic and business leaders, and partners celebrated the Grand Opening of Alexander at 1090 Apartments, a new 100% affordable apartment community in Richmond, VA. Affordable housing is in great demand in Richmond where nearly half of the residents are […]

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Lawson Celebrates The Retreat at Harbor Pointe, Affordable Housing On Norfolk’s Historic Elizabeth River

June 1, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – JUNE 1, 2021 – Congressman Bobby Scott, Norfolk Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander, Virginia civic and business leaders, and partners celebrated the Grand Opening of The Retreat at Harbor Pointe Apartments, a new 100% affordable apartment community on the Elizabeth River. Affordable housing is in great need in Virginia with a large […]

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LAWSON’S SEASIDE HARBOR APARTMENTS FEATURED IN HUD CASE STUDY

April 19, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – April 19, 2021 – Lawson’s award-winning Seaside Harbor Apartments has been featured in a HUD case study looking at multifamily properties demonstrating innovation in affordable housing. The case study specifically outlines Seaside Harbor’s partnerships with non-profit service provider Hope House Foundation and non-profit partner Samaritan House, and relationships with the city […]

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