WASHINGTON, DC – Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family home development, announced the development of its newest luxury residential community – Alta 801 – in Washington, DC. Construction is underway and the parish is scheduled to open in 2023.
Upon completion, the Alta 801 will have 327 residential units consisting of studio, one and two-room apartments including premium penthouse units. The apartments have two designer color palettes and include stylish open plan living and dining areas with hardwood floors in all homes. The kitchens will feature moveable kitchen islands and stone countertops, upgraded stainless steel appliances, high quality cabinets and designer tiles. All accommodations have full size washers and dryers. Select accommodations offer walk-in showers and a private balcony.
The community will have a variety of high-end amenities that will set it apart from the market, including a rooftop lounge with both indoor and outdoor bars and a wine tasting parlor with great views of the US Capitol and downtown residents Washington DC Enjoy two outdoor courtyards with multiple BBQ areas and a pool deck with a world-class infinity pool and semi-private cabanas.
In addition, the community will include a shared work area with several conference rooms, a fitness center with a yoga studio, as well as a pet spa, a bicycle and repair center, a parcel room with a refrigerator for perishable goods, a guest suite and an electric car, charging stations and concierge services .
"What really drove our decision to build on this site was the exceptional walkability and convenience the community will offer future residents," said Scott Zimmerly, Executive Managing Director, Wood Partners. "Particularly for professionals working in Washington, DC, the Alta 801 provides a vibrant, working, and playful experience that provides easy access to all of the area's jobs, entertainment, and local attractions."
Located at 801 New Jersey Avenue NW, Alta 801 is within walking distance of all five Washington DC subway lines at various transportation hubs including Gallery Place-Chinatown, Metro Center, Mount Vernon Square, Judiciary Square and Union Station. The property is a three-minute walk from Union Station, which offers additional transit options including the Amtrak, MARC, and VRE regional commuter trains.
The community provides additional accessibility to world-class retail, entertainment and nightlife attractions such as the Capital One Arena, CityCenterDC with high-end retail stores and restaurants, and the Shaw / 14th Street district with numerous restaurants, bars and nightlife options.
Additionally, the community is located on the eastern edge of the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood, known for its unique blend of historic and modern buildings, diverse cultures, restaurants, and experiences. Also nearby is Capitol Crossing, a 2.2 million square foot mixed-use development with a variety of retail stores, businesses, and hotels that is expected to create nearly 8,000 new jobs in the neighborhood. As part of this new development, the famous sushi chef Makoto Okuwa is opening a new, highly anticipated Japanese food hall that attracts gourmets from all over the world.
Major national attractions that are also within walking distance of the community include the US Capitol, Smithsonian Museums, several National Monuments, and the National Mall.