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Your Condo Advisor: It’s a Matter of Trust and Experience

When selecting a financial advisor, are you more comfortable with the new grad or the seasoned professional with a track record of helping clients achieve their specific goals? As much as I want to support recent grads, I know where my money belongs. These principles also apply when approaching a condo remodel. With more than 20 years of high-end condo renovation experience, I can say unequivocally it is a very specialized niche. Success requires residential expertise, a profound understanding of commercial systems and established relationships with building contacts and specialized subcontractors. With a proven advisor by your side, you can… Read More >

Are You Going About Your Condo Search the Right Way?

Consider These Condominium Search Tips The renovation of luxury condominium apartments continues to be one of the fastest growing segments of what we specialize in at BOWA.  While we’ve done this type of work for over two decades, there is no question the pace and frequency has increased in recent years. At this point, we’re fortunate to have five to seven condo renovations in the works at any given time.  A quick glance around the DC metropolitan region shows this is in line not only with purchase statistics, but also with the much-publicized trend of folks moving toward the condo… Read More >

Off & Running

Featured In: Bethesda Magazine  Excerpt: “…Now, as Pereles prepares for its 16th running, the 5K has become a yearly affair in Potomac, involving thousands Autism Speaks 5K founder Susan Pereles of runners and raising hundreds of thousands of dollars every July 4….Steve Kirstein of Potomac became involved in the event shortly after his son, Richard, was diagnosed with autism when he was 18 months old. A principal at the construction firm BOWA, Kirstein has recruited many of his co-workers to participate, and the company has served as a presenting sponsor for the last four years, donating $10,000 each year…Kirstein’s family… Read More >

Join BOWA for the 16th Annual Autism Speaks 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

Richie’s Racers – Beachside 2015 Once again this year I am thrilled to announce that BOWA will be a co-presenting sponsor of the Autism Speaks July 4th 5K Run – 1 Mile Walk.  This year marks the 16th Anniversary of the Autism Speaks 5K, and BOWA’s 13th year as a key sponsor.  Thanks to the ongoing support of all the generous sponsors, donors and participants, the race has contributed over $2.5 million to Autism Speaks. Celebrating 16 years of progress and hope in our community, this event is for both competitive runners and families with children of all ages, and… Read More >

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meet OUR EXPERTS

BOWA was founded in 1988, by two college friends just a few years after their graduation. Since then the duo has built a world-class team of remodeling experts. The team includes trained and registered architects, the area’s leading green building expert, the former chapter president of NARI, VPs of Production with 30+ years of experience, Project Supervisors with BOWA for more than 20 years, and 65 employees committed to delivering heroic customer service every day. Our Executives

Larry Weinberg

Josh Baker

David Flyer

Jim Little

David Brandt

Steve Kirstein

George Hodges-Fulton

John Murray

Larry Weinberg Founder, Co-Chairman… Read More >

Coming Soon to Potomac – BOWA Home Cleanup Day

As a thank you to the community in which we are working, BOWA will be holding a Home Cleanup Day in Potomac on Saturday, November 14th.  Let us  help you get a jump start on your fall cleaning and assist in disposing of your unwanted clutter! On Home Cleanup Day, please ask for the BOWA employee on site and we will be happy to help you unload your items. Date:  Saturday, November 14, 2015Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pmWhere:  8607 Country Club Drive, Bethesda, MD 20817What:  Broken & oversized items, junk, etc., but no electronics, paint or hazardous materialsFor more… Read More >

Join BOWA for the 15th Annual Autism Speaks 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

Richie’s Racers – Beachside 2014 Once again this year I am thrilled to announce that BOWA will be a co-presenting sponsor of the Autism Speaks July 4th 5K Run – 1 Mile Walk.  This year marks the 15th Anniversary of the Autism Speaks 5K, and BOWA’s 12th year as a key sponsor.  Thanks to the ongoing support of all the generous sponsors, donors and participants, the race has contributed over $2.5 million to Autism Speaks. Celebrating 15 years of progress and hope in our community, this event is for both competitive runners and families with children of all ages, and… Read More >

Join BOWA for the 14th Annual Autism Speaks 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

Once again this year I am excited to serve as Sponsorship Chair for the Autism Speaks July 4th 5K Run – 1 Mile Walk, presented by BOWA.  This year marks the 14th Anniversary of the Autism Speaks 5K, and BOWA’s 11th year as a key sponsor.  Thanks to the ongoing support of all the generous sponsors, donors and participants, the race has contributed over $2.5 million to Autism Speaks. This community oriented event is for both competitive runners and families with children of all ages, and is a wonderful start to Independence Day. I hope you will consider supporting the… Read More >

Join BOWA for the 13th Annual Autism Speaks 5K Run – 1 Mile Walk

With one week to go, I am running full speed ahead as Sponsorship Chair for the Autism Speaks July 4th 5K Run – 1 Mile Walk, presented by BOWA.  This year marks the 13th Anniversary of the Autism Speaks 5K, and BOWA’s 10th year as a key sponsor.  Thanks to the ongoing support of all the generous sponsors, donors and participants, the race has contributed over $2.5 million to Autism Speaks. This community oriented event is for both competitive runners and families with children of all ages, and is a wonderful start to Independence Day. Consider joining the Richie’s Racers… Read More >

Vote for BOWA as Best Builder in Best of Bethesda 2013

There are only four days left to vote for your favorites in Bethesda Magazine’s Best of Bethesda 2013! Our goal is to let folks in on what you already know…BOWA is the BEST at transforming houses into homes.  Thanks to you, BOWA was last year’s winner in our category and we’re out to REPEAT!  We’d love your vote as Best Builder under the Home category. You’ll be given the opportunity to voice your opinion on everything from lobster rolls to Yoga classes, but don’t forget to vote for BOWA! Guest Blog Post by: Steve KirsteinPrincipal, BOWA… Read More >