Development Overview

The Capitol Riverfront is DC’s fastest-growing neighborhood. Located just five blocks south of the US Capitol Building, the Capitol Riverfront offers the best in city living with a beautiful riverfront, distinct industrial heritage, and access to what matters: multi-modal transportation access, unique parks and trails, sports and entertainment, exceptional value, and proximity to Capitol Hill. In the Capitol Riverfront, DC’s businesses and residents are part of a once-in-a-generation opportunity—shaping a new community on the river.

The Capitol Riverfront is already home to a mixed-use community of over 34,000 daytime employees in 7.3 million SF of office including the Washington Navy Yard and U.S. Department of Transportation, 3,265 residential units including apartments, condos, co-ops and townhouses with an estimated residential population of 4,900 people, two hotels, the 41,000 seat Nationals Park baseball stadium, and a continuous one mile riverwalk trail from Diamond Teague Park to the 11th Street bridges.  An estimated 2.7 million people visited the Capitol Riverfront in 2015 to attend events at Nationals Park, the Navy Museum, and the Yards Park.

Some of the office tenants in the Front include: U.S. Navy Yard, NCIS, U.S. Department of Transportation, WC Smith, Alion Science & Technology, General Dynamics, BAE Systems, Computer Science Corporation (CSC), Washington Nationals Baseball Club, Living Classrooms, Earth Conservation Corps, Lockheed Martin, Booz Allen Hamilton, Northrup Grumman, Parsons Engineering, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, URS Corporation, District of Columbia Department of Transportation, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, and more.

Retail, entertainment and hospitality tenants currently operating include Courtyard by Marriott, Hampton Inn, Harris Teeter, Vida Fitness, Banfield Pet Hospital, Hugh & Crye, and over 30 restaurants.