First Washington Realty

Who We Are

First Washington Realty (FWR) is a fully integrated, national real estate investment and management firm that specializes in the ownership of convenience, necessity, and experience-oriented retail real estate.

FWR currently owns an interest in nearly 150 shopping centers with a value of over $9.3 billion located in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Our shopping center real estate portfolio contains nearly 22.6 million square feet with approximately 4,000 tenants.


To build a company in which highly talented and committed professionals, working closely together, can sustain and grow a pre-eminent real estate enterprise that sets the highest standards in serving its people who depend on us. Our goal is to create uncommon value in the lives of our employees, partners and in the neighborhoods we invest.

First Washington has some of the most talented, high energy and enjoyable professionals I have ever worked with. It is refreshing to work and laugh alongside my coworkers and friends every single day, together achieving the greatest successes. I am privileged to be a part of this incredible team.

Kelley Evans, Senior Vice President & Corporate Controller

FWR Cares

FWR is dedicated to improving the communities where we live and work. We focus on doing the right thing, profitably, through our environmental, social and company policies. FWR Cares about giving back and helping to build a better world.
FWR participates in the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) survey. FWR conceives and executes a variety of sustainability strategies.