Top 4 Luxury Residential Developments in the DC Area

The D.C area is getting an influx of residential buildings to help combat the rising lack of inventory that has been threatening to hike up prices. Out of the top 20 largest metro areas, D.C. comes in at number nine for the amount of projected apartments that will be available this year. Of the 9,500 Washington D.C properties that will be erected, 4,400 will be D.C centric. We’ve put together a list of the top residential developments to watch.


Developer: Jair Lynch
Completion Date: 2019

Minutes from Nationals Park, this mixed-use development will offer 430 apartment units, dining and entertainment. The first phase is slated to be completed by spring 2019 and the project will span 60,000 sq ft.

The Portals

Developer: Republic Properties
Completion Date: 2019

At $1 billion, this massive development is one of the largest in the capital. With stage five facing completion in the spring of 2019, it will unveil a 14-story building composed of 373 units with impressive views of the city’s skyline.

West Half

Developer: JBG Smith Properties
Completion Date: 2019

Located in the growing neighborhood of Ballpark District, West Half is comprised of apartments and townhomes totaling 465 units. Available for leasing the summer of 2019, this development boasts holistic energy in its construction with a rooftop that incorporates green spaces, a fitness center and a private lounge.


Developer: WC Smith
Completion Date: 2020

The mixed-use development on H Street will feature 430 units that focuses on connecting tenants with their surrounding neighborhood, including 44,000 sq ft of street-front retail space.