Location: Ward 8, SE Washington, DC Type: Multifamily, Artist Housing, Permanent Supportive Housing Project Info: 43,000 sq ft, 5 Stories, 41 Units
This project will be an all-inclusive community that includes family-sized units, artist housing and permanent supportive housing made possible through the Housing Production Trust Fund, via the most recent round of DHCD funding.
Mississippi Ave Apartments houses a 1000 sq. ft. artist studio on the lower floor, and a community room/gallery near the main entry. The facade utilizes corten steel, brick and corrugated metal for an tactile, industrial construction methodology. Our team is pursuing a higher level of sustainability with the Nearing Net Zero program, providing a rooftop solar array, green roof and many other more stringent sustainable measures.
DHCD website: Mississippi Ave. SE Apartments (Ward 8): Will produce 41 units of affordable housing including nine PSH units $8,022,141 in HPTF.
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