Policy Research Firm Acumen Expands to 41K SF in DC

Acumen, a policy research firm, has expanded its space at 440 First Street, NW in Washington, D.C., Commercial Observer has learned.

The company inked a 5,741-square-foot extension, bringing its total space to 40,948. Acumen’s initial lease of 14,751 square feet was signed in 2016, and it added the remaining space since that time in seven separate expansions.  

Acumen will now occupy the entirety of floors eight, nine and 10 in the 10-story building. 


Cresa’s Mindy Saffer and Jake Ruben represented Acumen in the expansion, as well previous expansions. JLL (JLL)’s Nathan Beach, Thomas Myers and Meghan Murray represented the owner in the deal.


View the full story in the Commercial Observer.