WASHINGTON, DC-Construction has gotten under way at 1602 L St. NW. Developed by the JBG Cos., the nine-story office building that will sit at that address will feature f 52,300 sf of class A office space in a an area that’s surrounded by office buildings that are well over 100,000 sf.

Located in the city’s central business district, 1602 L St. NW is being designed by WDG Architecture. With 6,000-sf floor plates, it will be marketed as a perfect locale for small and medium-size businesses seeking class A space in the District.

“This is a boutique building with extraordinary design features–its signature will be built around premium materials and exquisite detailing, rather than sheer size,” says Eric J. Liebmann, principal-in-charge of the project for WDG Architecture. According to a 2005 report compiled by Washington, DC’s Downtown Business Improvement District, the cost of the project is $18 million.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?


© 2024 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from www.copyright.com. All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.



Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2024 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.