About

David S. Brown develops high performing real estate for working, living, and gathering.
David S. Brown Enterprises LTD is a full-service real estate company headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. Since inception, our commitment to personalized service and high-quality construction has exceeded the expectations of our tenants and partners. With a forward-thinking approach, we serve the community through socially conscious development and infuse each project with our firm principles of loyalty, stability, responsiveness, and quality. Our entire portfolio is handled in-house, minimizing the need for external consultants in construction, design, and architecture. For our consumers, this means cost-savings, expedited timelines, and fewer miscommunications – delivering a project efficiently and effectively.

our history

1933

David Brown started Brown Realty Company as primarily a home building company and land owner.

1964

Under Brown Realty Company, Valley Village Shopping Center was built as just a 14,000 Square Foot retail strip. Today, Valley Village shopping center is a premiere commercial property on Reisterstown road and boasts over 100,000 Square Feet.

1972

Brown Realty began to develop apartments and the first complexes developed were Moravia Park Apartments in Baltimore City and Edmondson Park Apartments in Woodlawn, Maryland.

1973

Howard Brown started created a new company which he named after his father. David S. Brown Enterprises was born.

1973

Began construction on St Charles at Old Court Apartments which today has over 600 apartments in Pikesville, Maryland.

1983

Honeygo Square Shopping Center in White Marsh is completed.

1990

The Expanded Belair Beltway Retail Center is completed.

1992

Started building Condos in Owings Mills & Reisterstown Maryland with Coyle/Beckett Green and Goldsborough Manor.

1998

David S Brown moved its headquarters from Valley Village Shopping Center to Painters Mill Executive Office Park, 100 Painters Mill Road.

2001

Continued building Condos in Owings Mills & Pikesville Maryland with the construction of Stevenson Commons, Red Brook Condominiums and Brookside Commons.

2001

David S. Brown built its first Mixed-Use development, Brookside Commons in Owings Mills, Maryland.

2003

Symphony Center, the first Transit-Oriented Development was built in Baltimore City, Maryland.

2004

Lockwood Place was built. Consisting of 90,000 square feet of prime retail space, Lockwood place is located in the Inner Harbor and overlooks the water front.

2012

Howard began developing Metro Centre at Owings Mills, the first Transit-Oriented Development in Baltimore County.

2014

Metro Crossing Apartments at Metro Centre are completed.

2018

Construction on The Met, the second apartment community at Metro Centre, begins.

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our in-house advantage

One of David S. Brown’s greatest assets is the ability to provide services directly to our tenants and partners.
Hands-on construction, design, legal, leasing, and management efforts are just some of the in-house services we offer to achieve innovative development and provide first-class amenities. With a portfolio of apartment buildings, commercial office buildings, retail shopping centers, mixed-use communities and Transit-Oriented Developments, we aim to surpass expectation.

Our team’s involvement is vital to the success of our properties. Each team member is resourceful and takes initiative, monitoring each property physically and financially to ensure the needs and expectations of our partners and tenants remain at the forefront of every effort. Cutting-edge technology and innovative interiors and exteriors inspire, build value, and consistently raise the bar. From inception to implementation our properties become premier destinations for employees, consumers, and the public.