A massive project that will bring almost 1,600 residential units to DC. The development proposed by a group led by MRP Realty, will be built on the site of Rhode Island Center, a shopping mall that is now home to stores like Big Lots and Forman Mills. The project will consist of a seven residential buildings totaling 1,555 units, and will be built over six phases. Eight percent of the residential units will be set aside as affordable, and every building will be anchored by ground-floor retail. There will be approximately 2,000 parking spaces built for the new residential and retail components. All told, the development, designed by SK+I Architecture, will cover roughly six blocks directly across from the Rhode Island Avenue Metro station.
Project type:Condo or Rental - TBD
No. of units:1555
Amenities:Approx. 2,000 parking spaces, a two-level movie theater, pedestrian bridge to Rhode Island Avenue Metro Station
Website:No website available.
Last updated:August 19th, 2016
Address:680 Rhode Island Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002