With Metro Rail Recently Approved, Loudoun Station Quickly Taking Shape as Loudoun County's Essential Downtown
ASHBURN, VA--(Marketwire - July 25, 2012) - Comstock Partners, LC, ("Comstock") is pleased to announce Starplex Cinemas ("Starplex") as the anchor entertainment tenant at its Loudoun Station development in Ashburn, Virginia. Starplex offers first-run films in state-of-the-art auditoriums at affordable prices.
The Starplex cinema at Loudoun Station will offer eleven screens, including its new Intense Digital Experience (IDX) screen. IDX features a giant wall-to-wall, floor to ceiling screen with 3D digital imagery and powerful sound. The Starplex Cinema will be located on Central Station Drive in the heart of Loudoun Station in a 135,000 SF custom designed building that also includes a 10,000 SF restaurant space and 50,000 SF of office space. The Starplex cinema is expected to open in 2014.
Tod Hanna, Chief Operating Officer of Starplex Cinemas, stated, "We are very excited about this new location and would like to be known as a family oriented movie theatre with affordable prices the entire clan can enjoy."
Fischer & Company represented Starplex; Dallon Cheney of KLNB is the retail leasing agent for Comstock Loudoun Station.
About Starplex: Starplex Cinemas, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, currently operates 22 theatres and 235 screens around the country. The Loudoun Station location will be Starplex's first in the mid-Atlantic region. For more information about Starplex Cinemas visit www.starplexcinemas.com
About Loudoun Station: The first mixed use transit oriented development in Loudoun County, Loudoun Station is located at the terminus of Metro's Silver Line extension. Loudoun Station will, upon completion, integrate over 3 million square feet of mixed-use development consisting of more than 1 million square feet of Class A office, 300,000 square feet of restaurants and shops, a hotel, and approximately 1,500 luxury residences. Loudoun Station's first phase, the BLVD, including 357 apartments and 62,000 square feet of restaurant and retail space is nearing completion, with the first residents having recently moved in. For more information about Loudoun Station visit www.LoudounStation.com
About Metro's Silver Line: Phase I of the Silver Line Metro expansion to Dulles Airport and Loudoun County is almost 80% complete, with service through Tysons Corner to Reston scheduled for late 2013. The recently approved Phase II of the Silver Line will extend Metro service from Reston to Dulles Airport and into Loudoun County, terminating at Loudoun Station. The Loudoun Station Metro Facility is scheduled for completion in 2018. For more information about Loudoun Station visit www.DullesMetro.com
About Comstock: Comstock Partners, LC is a privately held real estate development enterprise focused on urban, mixed-use and transit-oriented developments in the Washington, D.C. region. Comstock is currently developing Reston Station, the first transit-oriented, mixed use development in the Dulles Corridor, through a public-private partnership with Fairfax County. Comstock is also delivering Loudoun Station located at the terminus of the Silver Line. With a development pipeline that includes millions of square feet of mixed-use office, retail, residential and hotel development located above and around the Metro station facilities emerging in the Dulles Corridor, Comstock is leading the way in the urbanization of America's best real estate market. For more information about Comstock visit www.ComstockCompanies.com