The Gingery Development Group was founded in 1938 by Donald E. Gingery (1913-1983) as a home builder and land developer. Since 1960, it has developed and retained multifamily, commercial, retail and industrial developments in the Metro Washington Area for its own account.

Since 1980, The Gingery Development Group has been directed by J. Montgomery Gingery and Gregory W. Gingery. Its main focus has been to renovate and re-develop its existing core holdings adding value as well as developing new office, flex and warehouse projects.