20116 Ashbrook Place, Suite 160
Ashburn, VA 20147
Commercial Real Estate
Since 1967, Merritt Properties has remained true to our company’s mission: Creating homes for businesses. As a full-service commercial real estate firm with nearly 16 million square feet of office in more than 70 locations, Merritt owns and manages more commercial space than any privately held developer in the Baltimore/Washington area and has an unmatched reputation for our commitment to our customers.
As a fully integrated developer, our in-house capabilities are expansive, including land entitlement and rezoning, site development, new construction, redevelopment, interior build-outs, leasing, property maintenance, property management, financing, accounting, marketing and LEED/green building method and evaluation.
Any business, small or large, who, regardless of industry, need office or industrial space. Ideally, one who values a local landlord that is service-focused, hands-on, and builds meaningful, long-lasting relationships with each of its customers. Merritt strongly believe in creating homes for businesses, and that our customers are part of the Merritt family.
Leasing & Business Development
Keith has over 16 years of commercial real estate experience. In his leasing role at Merritt Properties, he is responsible for the leasing, customer relations and business development of a 1.5 million-square-foot office and industrial portfolio within Northern Virginia. This portfolio is home to over 100 customers, the majority of which being small to mid-sized businesses. Keith is a member of the National Association of Office and Industrial Properties (NAIOP) and the NAIOP Loudoun County Government Relations Committee. He also serves as an appointed commissioner of Loudoun County’s Economic Development Advisory Commission (EDAC) and since 2002, has been a board member for The Builders Foundation. Keith resides in Leesburg with his wife and two children.
Shaelyn has over 8 years of commercial construction and real estate experience. In her role at Merritt Properties, she is responsible for the leasing, customer relations and business development of a 1.5 million-square-foot office and industrial portfolio within Northern Virginia. Shaelyn is a member of the Small Business Committee for Loudoun Economic Development, a member of the National Association of Office and Industrial Properties (NAIOP) and the Young Professional’s Committee for the Loudoun County Chamber. In 2017, she received the Loudoun Times Mirror 40 Under 40 award. Shaelyn is a University of Tennessee alumni and Loudoun County native. She resides in Purcellville with her husband Yonas, and daughter Riley.