About Core Development Group

Core Development Group (CDGI) was formed in 1985 and has been an active developer of retail, office, industrial and warehouse projects. Its commercial portfolio is constantly growing. With office and warehouse buildings delivering and land development activities yielding hundreds of acres with millions of square feet of potential build-out, CDGI’s rapid growth in the 21st Century is well charted. CDGI’s team of highly experienced real estate professionals includes individuals with expertise in development, leasing, asset management, acquisition/disposition, finance, marketing and construction.

Henry Forster,
Vice President, Core Development Group, Inc.
Henry entered the commercial real estate field directly out of Boston University (BS/BA Finance 1983). Mr. Forster has worked his entire career in the commercial real estate industry and his experience is comprehensive. After starting out with a real estate syndication firm performing acquisition, leasing and disposition-related services, Mr. Forster completed graduate studies at American University (M.B.A. Finance/Real Estate 1986). His tenure at Core Development Group, Inc. began in 1987 and has included brokering, developing, financing and/or asset management of retail, office, warehouse and industrial buildings and land. Mr. Forster maintains an active role in the Greater Washington Commercial Association of Realtors and the International Council of Shopping Centers.

John Capoccia,
Director of Design and Construction
John studied Civil Engineering at Mohawk Valley Comunity College and Construction Management at Utica College of Syracuse University. John began his career as a Project Engineer and he has performed Construction Management and commercial development work in upstate New York including large retail and industrial projects. As Vice President of Operations for Hardy Construction's Maryland office, John was responsible for all aspects of this general contracting business. John joined Core Development Group Inc. in 2005 as the Director of Design and Construction. John's ability to manage the widely varying design and construction needs of Core's clients/tenants has elevated the already diverse capabilities of our construction division. John is actively involved in Rotary International (recent past president).

Sharon Weedy, Senior Associate
Sharon has more than 10 years of leasing and negotiating experience including retail, office and warehouse transactions.  Sharon is experienced in market research, site selection, lease negotiation and asset management. Prior to working in real estate, Sharon was a Vice President of commercial and mortgage lending at a regional bank.


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