Support for “Build First” Model at Greenleaf Gaining Steam

A number of neighborhood groups have been working for months on how to implement a “build first” strategy for Greenleaf, so existing residents are not displaced from Southwest while the public housing complex is redeveloped over the next several years. “Build First” was first made popular by former Ward 6 councilmember and current director of the DC’s Department […]

Affordable Luxury for a Lucky Few

Construction is beginning to wrap up at Camden South Capitol, the first new apartment community to be built in Southwest in decades. The 276-unit high-rise is located at the corner of South Capitol and O streets SW, across the street from Nationals Park. Some of the units will have views of the stadium, Anacostia River, […]

Development news

Pre-leasing has begun at Foundry Lofts. The apartment units will have 12-14’ ceilings, exposed brick and concrete beams, along with hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Move-ins at the 170-unit apartment building at The Yards are scheduled to begin in October. 950 L’Enfant Plaza was put on the market by Heyman Properties. The […]