MRE Properties

Our Services

MRE Properties provides a wide range of commercial real estate services in the Northern Virginia area including commercial property management, leasing, and consulting. Since 1984, MRE Properties has dealt with all types of commercial space from retail, to office, to flex/industrial.

Montgomery StreetOur offices are located in the Old Town North area of Alexandria, Virginia in the Montgomery Center building. Our address is 300 Montgomery St. #200, Alexandria, Va. 22314. We can be reached by phone at (703) 836-8066, fax (703) 836-8091, or e-mail at info@mreproperties.com.

Our Team

Bruce M. Machanic, President
Bruce Machanic has been with the corporation since 1991 and serves as the President . He is a Virginia licensed real estate broker. Prior to MRE Properties, Mr. Machanic worked for Lehman Brothers in investment banking in New York. Mr. Machanic has gained extensive knowledge of the commercial real estate business including asset and property management, finance, construction, and leasing. Mr. Machanic also serves as a Director of the Old Town North Community Partnership, is a long-standing member of the Urban Design Advisory Committee for Old Town North and has served on numerous other boards and committees . Mr. Machanic received his BA in economics from Columbia University and resides in Alexandria, Virginia.

Darrie H. Richards, Ret. Maj. Gen., Vice President, Chairman
Darrie Richards recently passed away on April 8th.  From 1976 through 1991, General Richards served as the general manager of The Montgomery Center, converting much of the original warehouse into what it is today.

Elizabeth Frommer, General Manager
Ms. Frommer began her real estate career in 1975 as a project manager at DRI. Ms. Frommer now runs the daily operations of MRE Properties, oversees record keeping and staff, and assists in tenant/vendor relations. Ms. Frommer resides in Alexandria, Virginia.