About Van Metre Apartments
Everything we’ve built has had the same foundation – TRUST
Since our founding by the late A.G. Van Metre Sr. more than 55 years ago, Van Metre Companies have earned the trust and respect of our fellow citizens throughout metropolitan Washington, DC. Continuously family-owned, Van Metre Companies has always been real estate development and construction leaders in the National Capital area. We are a highly acclaimed organization of dedicated, energetic, involved professionals who continually define the benchmark for luxury living and refined commercial development, from Class A office developments to elegant residential communities and custom homes, to signature condominium and apartment communities. Our clients and customers recognize our focus on excellence and our philanthropic commitments. And our peers in the industry applaud – and seek to emulate – our products and practices.
Shown left to right: Ken Ryan, Rick Rabil, Beau Van Metre, Brad Gable
Guided by personal commitments to quality, honesty and integrity, the company continues to grow and build on its success. It takes a motivated team of professionals to lead the homebuilding industry in Northern Virginia. Four key principals, with a combined Van Metre tenure of over one hundred years, lead the Company.
Albert G. ("Beau") Van Metre, Jr.
Chairman of the Board
Albert G. Van Metre, Jr. is Chairman of The Van Metre Companies. Mr. Van Metre has been with The Van Metre Companies for over 45 years. He provides expertise in land development, land acquisitions and construction operations. In 2002, he was appointed Vice Chairman and in 2008 he became Chairman of The Van Metre Companies. He is an owner in all of the varied projects and companies that comprise Van Metre.
Vice Chairman of the Board, President and CEO
Rick Rabil has been with the company over 29 years. Rick Rabil worked as a CPA for Peat Marwick (now known as KPMG) for 5 and a half years before joining Van Metre in 1984.
Group President of Finance and Accounting, Secretary, Treasurer and CFO
Kenneth Ryan, CPA has been with Van Metre for over 29 years as well. Prior to joining Van Metre, Ken spent 4 years at Peat Marwick (KPMG.)
Group President of Investment Properties, CPM
Brad Gable has been with Van Metre for over 32 years. In 1993, Brad Gable served as the President of the Apartment and Office Building Association of the Washington, DC area.
For over 50 Years, Van Metre has been building and managing some of the trendiest addresses in the most sought after locations. Van Metre Management is fully committed to the complete satisfaction of our clients and residents alike. Professional management makes the difference in your community experience. Van Metre is the leader in providing responsive management, superior maintenance, and an uncompromised commitment to quality of living. We take pride in our communities, and with our friendly, helpful staff, we make living easy.