Condo Developments Near Nationals Park
The up-and-coming waterfront neighborhood Capitol Riverfront is evolving into one of DC’s most interesting places to live. The Capitol Riverfront neighborhood has several undeveloped parcels that may attract additional new condo developments. Within a mile’s walk are the U.S. Capitol, the congressional office buildings and the Barracks Row dining and entertainment district, Capitol Riverfront is also walking distance to the Navy Yard Metro Station and is such a highly walkable area that it draws young professionals, young couples and empty nesters who want to enjoy city life. A huge draw is its waterside location. Few DC neighborhoods offer a chance to live along the river. The emerging neighborhood in the SE and SW quadrant of DC is near The Nationals Park, home of the Washington Nationals baseball team, and featuring 1.5 miles of waterfront on the Anacostia River.
Demand for Capitol Riverfront residential developments near Nationals Stadium is strong. Residential development near Nationals Stadium includes Capitol Hill Towers, Capitol Quarter and Velocity. Capitol Hill Towers is a co-op building in the growing Capitol Riverfront neighborhood. Located on New Jersey Avenue between K Street and L Street, the 13-story Capitol Hill Tower high-rise offers 344 residences ranging from studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and 3 bedroom units. The co-op features wonderful amenities like a 24-hour front desk and Concierge service, a fitness center, indoor pool, billiards room, courtyard and lounge. Capitol Hill Towers is only 2 blocks from the Navy Yard Metro Station.
Capitol Quarter is a townhouse community in the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood on the block from 5th and L Streets SE to I Street. The mixed-income 4-story townhouse development features 323 townhomes from affordable housing for purchase to market-rate townhomes with garage parking and up to 4 bedrooms designed in the style of classic 3-story Capitol Hill row houses. Developed in 2009 by EYA, all of the homes are eco-friendly and LEED certified in keeping with green building standards. Capitol Quarter is walking distance to the Navy Yard Metro Station and several parks.
Velocity is a 14-story high-rise condo building offering 200 condos ranging in size from studio to 2 bedrooms+den. Located on 1st Street between K Street and L Street in the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood, Velocity offers rare amenities to DC properties: a rooftop pool with views of the DC skyline and rivers; the ground floor features Justin’s Café with a full bar, and pizzas and salads for a quick bite. It is within walking distance to Navy Yard Metro Station.