Report: Lowe’s to open in Washington, D.C., market

According to a report in the Washington Business Journal, Lowe’s plans to open in the Washington, D.C., area. 

The journal reported that the Mooresville, N.C.-based retailer will open a 130,000-sq.-ft. store in a retail development anchored by Costco Wholesale Corp. The project is reportedly being developed by Fort Lincoln New Town Corp.

Lowe’s already has locations in Alexandria, Va., and Largo, Md., just outside the beltway, and another in New Carrollton, Md., just within the beltway. 

Lowe’s has about 1,745 stores in the United States, Canada and Mexico.