UPPER MARLBORO, Md., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryko Development is thrilled to announce the Grand Opening of the state-of-the-art Recreation Center at its BeechTree community in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Constructed by Harkins Builders, this long-awaited facility includes a Jr. Olympic swimming pool, tennis courts, fitness center, and a clubhouse with fully-equipped kitchen, providing the perfect compliment to BeechTree's resort lifestyle. To commemorate the opening, Ryko Development will host a VIP ribbon cutting ceremony at 2pm on Friday, April 12. Following the ribbon cutting will be a Grand Opening Celebration for the homeowners at 5pm. Attendees will enjoy food, wine and other refreshments from The Main Ingredient, as well as music by The Ben Reiff Trio. "Our residents have been so patient with us as we designed and built this beautiful facility," said Bassam Barazi, President of Ryko Development. "I think everyone will agree that the Recreation Center takes the BeechTree lifestyle to the next level—and with a world-class golf course, exceptional amenities, spectacular homes and convenient location, that's really saying something. This is a truly one-of-a-kind community," adds Barazi. BeechTree is Upper Marlboro's premier resort-style community, home to The Lake Presidential Golf Club and Pro Shop, fine dining at The Grille, stunning views, trails, a 30-acre lake, and more. Homebuyers enjoy a wide selection of luxury homes from industry leaders Beazer Homes, Lennar, Mid-Atlantic Builders, NVHomes and Ryan Homes, priced from the high $200's to $600's. Ryko Development is a national real estate development firm that has earned a reputation for being a distinguished developer of luxurious lakeside communities in Maryland and Texas.