Born from circumstance and built on loss, ‘grandfamilies’ get their own building in D.C. designed by Hickok Cole

October 6, 2018

THE WASHINGTON POST – There are many ways to describe Plaza West, a newly constructed building in Northwest Washington designed specifically for grandparents raising grandchildren: a long-held…

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2018 NAIOP DC|MD Awards of Excellence

October 4, 2018

F1RST Residences wins TWO Awards of Merit for Best Multi-Family Project and Best Amenity Space at the 2018 NAIOP DC|MD Awards of Excellence

Our Reunion Square project poised to become first TIF supported project in Ward 8

October 2, 2018

BISNOW – Mayor Muriel Bowser introduced two pieces of legislation Monday to provide tax increment financing packages for the Reunion Square development in Anacostia and the…

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D.C.’s First Apartment Building For ‘Grandfamilies’ Opens In Mount Vernon Triangle

September 13, 2018

BISNOW – Seniors raising their grandchildren in D.C. who cannot afford market-rate housing now have a new option available to them. The 50 “grandfamily” units are designed for grandparents…

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F1RST Residences highlighted in Architecture DC

September 4, 2018

AIA|DC highlights F1RST Residences among mixed-used developments impacting the city in their latest issue of ArchitectureDC

Accentuating apartment spaces

August 17, 2018

WASHINGTON BLADE – NoMa’s The Belgard, designed by Hickok Cole, has moved the goalposts for luxury living with thoughtful amenities meant to serve as an extension of…

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Making room for Millennial families

January 30, 2018

DC POLICY CENTER — Will Millennials stay in the District when they start a family? D.C. policymakers have been fighting for decades to get young people…

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Plaza West Development Moving Along

December 15, 2017

Currently under construction in the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood of Northwest Washington, D.C., Plaza West is an innovative development that will provide 223 affordable apartments…

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F1RST recognized by Washington Post and Delta Associates Awards for Excellence

October 25, 2017

It’s been a big week for F1RST Residences in DC’s booming Capitol Riverfront district. The new 300,000 SF, 325-unit luxury apartment building earned a spot…

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The Corcoran and The Hepburn win Multi-Housing News Awards

October 23, 2017

Multi-Housing News hosted their annual Commercial Property Executive Distinguished Achievement Awards and Multi-Housing News Excellence Awards last Thursday at the Resource Furniture Showroom in New York…

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