New Hire on Life for Former DC Coast Guard HQ


Washington—A consortium headed via Western Improvement Corp. And Akridge has sold the previous U.S. Coast Defend headquarters at Buzzard Point inside the District of Columbia, and the 2 companies introduced overdue final week. The acquisition is the largest step to date in redeveloping the web page, at 2100 Second St. SW., into Riverpoint, a residential, retail, and restaurant development.

Like Western Improvement and Akridge, the Improvement institution consists of Orr Companions, Redbrick LMD LLC, and Jefferson Apartment organization. EagleBank and Greenfield Companions furnished financing for the challenge.

Riverpoint reportedly will characteristic eighty,000 rectangular toes of restaurant and retail area and more than 450 Rental and rental gadgets, along with new piers, floating restaurants, and a connection to the Anacostia Riverwalk Path.

Our Companions and Jefferson Rental organization will co-broaden the assets, and Western will lead the Improvement and leasing of the project’s retail and waterfront quantities. Redbrick sourced, capitalized, and dependent on the transaction.
Former DC Coast(The Coast Guard vacated the Buzzard Factor building throughout its pass to a new 1.2 million-square-foot headquarters, which opened in 2013 at the St. Elizabeths Clinic west campus.)

  • Akridge did not reply to the Industrial belongings Executive’s request for added facts.
  • The Washington Business Magazine stated that the Riverfront Development consortium paid $49.three million for the former Coast Protect construction.
  • Western and Akridge closing partnered on Gallery Region, a 1 million-


rectangular-foot venture in D.C.’s 7th Road community.

The Riverfront challenge is only a short distance south of the brand new $300 million, 19,000-seat stadium now beneath production and due in 2017, for D.C. United expert soccer team.