It All Started in 1967
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Leroy Merritt, who founded our company more than 50 years ago, often completed deals on a handshake. That level of trust and respect continues at Merritt today. We're committed to honest and fair business dealings that grow our customer relationships into long-term partnerships. True to Leroy Merritt’s vision, we focus equally on the efficient operation of our businesses and on our impact on the community—our commitment to doing what’s right, every day, for every customer.
With a project portfolio of more than 19 million square feet, Merritt is one of the most seasoned construction services and development companies in the Mid-Atlantic area. Our highly skilled construction team has completed a comprehensive roster of customized projects of all sizes.
See how we've grown and stayed true to our vision.
Focusing on strategic planning and long-term goals, Scott oversees relations with financial institutions, government agencies, economic development organizations and industry groups. He joined the company in 1972. Scott is Chairman of the Board for the Maryland Economic Development Corporation and Maryland Free (formerly Maryland Business for Responsive Government), and sits on the Board and Executive Committee for the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore, the Young Life-Urban Baltimore Board of Directors, M&T Bank Greater Baltimore/Washington Director’s Advisory Council, the Baltimore County Economic Development Commission, Caves Valley Golf Club Foundation, the Board of Trustees for Junior Achievement of Central Maryland and the Greater Baltimore Medical Center Corporate Leadership Council. In addition, he has served on the Maryland Commission on Innovation & Excellence in Education (Kirwan Commission) since its inception in September 2016. He is also a member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University and an MBA from Loyola University in Maryland.
Robb oversees daily operations and management of the company, having learned the development business from the ground up. He is former president of the Baltimore Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and is currently a member of the Legislative Committee. He also sits on the President’s Advisory Council for the Greater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore County Economic Development Commission. At the national level, he has served on the NAIOP Industrial Development III National Forum and as a governor on the NAIOP Research Foundation. In addition, Robb is a board member for the Maryland Business Leadership PAC, Living Classrooms Foundation and National Aquarium. A graduate of the University of Colorado, Robb received an MBA from Loyola University.
New Light Industrial Park Will Accommodate Continued Demand for Warehouse Space Merritt Construction Services announced today that it has started construction on Merritt Properties' newly acquired 16 acres of land at 1900 Sulphur Spring Road in Arbutus for development of Beltway Business Interchange, a light industrial park consisting of two…
High’s Signs On As First Tenant Merritt Construction Services announced today that it has started construction on Red Run Commerce Center in Owings Mills. Located at the intersection of Dolfield Boulevard and Red Run Boulevard, Red Run Commerce Center will be comprised of five flex/light industrial buildings, two in-line retail buildings or pad…
Merritt Properties, a Baltimore-based full-service commercial real estate development company with more than 17 million square feet throughout Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina, announced today that it has purchased 10301 Philadelphia Road in White Marsh, Md., a former GM Baltimore Global Propulsions Systems site that opened in 2000 to…
Merritt at Austin Ridge Construction Expected to Start Q3 2021 Merritt Properties has successfully closed and acquired 28 acres of land in Stafford County, Va. With historically low vacancy rates within its existing light industrial portfolio, as well as increasing demand for the product along the I-95 corridor south of Washington, DC, Merritt at…
Merritt Business Park at Quantico Corporate Center to Deliver First Building Q2 2021 Merritt Construction Services has broken ground on the first of two flex/light industrial buildings that will comprise Merritt Business Park at Quantico Corporate Center. Located in Stafford County, VA, the park is strategically located adjacent to the Marine…
Leroy Merritt’s greatest legacy was his spirit of generosity, and we are honored to carry on this tradition.
Our charitable giving focuses on providing for the immediate needs–food, clothing and shelter–of disadvantaged women and children in Maryland and Northern Virginia.
To apply for a grant, 501(c)3 organizations should submit a request detailing the program, budget and specific measurements or success stories. Please also provide your most recent IRS form 990.
We are always grateful to learn about organizations serving the immediate needs of disadvantaged women and children in the area. Unfortunately, we receive more than 800 grant requests each year and are simply unable to fulfill them all. Therefore, we ask that you ensure that your request falls within our mission statement prior to submitting.
We accept requests on a rolling basis throughout the year, and they are reviewed on a quarterly basis. Please email your completed request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your service to our community.