1919 14th Street, NW - Luxury Apartment Building
Location: 1919 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC
Owner:Keener-Squire Properties and Level 2 Development
Architect:Eric Colbert & Associates PC
Contract Amount:$20.1 million
Date of Completion:01/29/2014
This CMc project involved the construction of a new 98,627 square foot, seven-story, mixed-use luxury apartment building (The Harper) complete with 144 residential units, 6,100 square feet of street level retail space and a below-grade parking garage with 34 spaces. This design combines features reminiscent of a historic brick warehouse with the look of a modern glass structure, which compliments the surrounding architecture of the U Street Historic District. The new luxury apartments feature floor to ceiling glass, porcelain tile and hardwood flooring and highly efficient variable refrigerant flow HVAC systems. All units have gourmet kitchens with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and custom cabinetry. The building includes a common penthouse level consisting of ancillary indoor space and a landscaped roof deck with views of the Washington Monument.