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WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 6, 2019) — Lerner Enterprises, one of Washington, D.C.’s largest private real estate developers, is very pleased to announce the start of construction on 1000 South Capitol Street, a state-of-the-art 13-story, luxury residential apartment building. Its 244 luxury residences and 10,000 square-feet of retail are located footsteps from the Navy Yard | Ballpark Metro Station and Nationals Park, located in the vibrant Navy Yard neighborhood, recently named one of the “12 coolest neighborhoods” by Forbes.

The building is designed by the internationally acclaimed, Washington D.C. based architectural firm of Shalom Baranes Associates ( Interiors are designed by Cecconi Simone, an award winning interior-design practice based in Toronto, Canada ( HITT Contracting Inc., a national leader in multifamily construction based in Falls Church, Virginia, is the general contractor ( 1000 South Capitol is designed to achieve LEED® Silver Certification. The building will feature luxury amenities, premier finishes and spectacular views of the U.S. Capitol, downtown Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

1000 South Capitol building features and other amenities include:

  • Best-in-class management by Lerner
  • 24/7 concierge and building security, onsite secure parking, residents-only auto-care station, electric vehicle charging stations, and onsite storage for residents
  • A state-of-the-art fitness center featuring Peloton equipment, private training room, yoga studio with outdoor zen garden, private spa treatment room, lounge and juice bar
  • Communal garden spaces with quiet seating areas
  • Private dining room with wine lockers and adjacent fireplace lounge, equipped with demonstration kitchen for residents and their guests
  • Intimate library, theater room and business center
  • Resort-quality infinity-edge rooftop swimming pool and entertainment center, featuring cabanas, an outdoor theater, grilling area, lounge seating, fire pit and lush landscaping
  • Luxury pet spa with onsite grooming and dog walking exclusively for pets of residents
  • Bicycle storage and repair shop exclusive to residents
  • Curated street level retail with exclusive perks for building residents
  • Meticulously appointed units featuring custom European-style cabinetry, pantries, oversized islands with waterfall edges, quartz counter tops and backsplash, stainless steel Blomberg appliances, premium wood-look vinyl flooring, porcelain tile, in-unit washers and dryers and oversized closets

“Our family has and continues to be deeply committed to the success and growth of the Capital Riverfront community,” said Mark D. Lerner, a principal of Lerner Enterprises. “We’re thrilled to announce Lerner 1000 South Capitol as part of our continued commitment to the incredible transformation taking place around Nationals Park.”


About Lerner

Founded by Theodore N. Lerner in 1952, Lerner is a respected leader in Washington, D.C. area real estate development, investment and management.  Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, Lerner is one of the largest and most diversified private real estate companies in the region, with expertise in all phases of commercial real estate – including planning, development, construction, leasing, asset management and property management. Lerner has developed and managed more than 20 million square feet of commercial, retail, hospitality and residential real estate throughout the Washington metropolitan area.

The award-winning office portfolio features such iconic properties as Washington Square, 20 M Street SE, The Corporate Office Centre at Tysons II, Lerner Parc Dulles and Lerner Windmill Parc at Dulles Town Center, among many others. Lerner is currently under construction on City Center Townes, Dulles’ first rental townhome community, and Phase I Apartments at Black Hill Germantown.

The company is also a pioneer in sustainable development, with a noteworthy LEED® Certified portfolio that includes Washington Square (LEED® Gold), 20 M Street (LEED® Gold – the first LEED® Certified office building in Washington), 2000 Tower Oaks Boulevard (Lerner’s corporate headquarters and the first LEED® Platinum office building in the Mid-Atlantic Region), 1775 Tysons Boulevard (the first LEED® Platinum building in the Tysons market) and 1725 Tysons Boulevard (designed to achieve LEED® Platinum, starting construction in fall 2020).

For more information, visit or follow Lerner on Twitter @LernerDC.




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