WASHINGTON, DC-The Washington Post is studying a possible move from its headquarters building it has occupied for the last 63 years.

In addition, executives of Washington Post Co. are also exploring the possible sale of its headquarters building at 1150 15th St. NW.

Washington Post Publisher Katharine Weymouth made the announcement in an e-mail to staff on Friday morning, She told staffers that the goal was “to give us a more modern, bright, open and efficient building that better supports and advances our mission into the future.”

She noted that because the newspaper’s printing presses are no longer housed in its headquarters building, the company could consider alternative arrangements, according to the report in the Washington Post.

“Our preliminary analysis