Posts Tagged ‘The Plexies’

The Plexies: The Winners and Losers in D.C. Real Estate and Development in 2013

In 2013, D.C. put aside the longstanding question of whether the city would grow and started asking how it should. Do we allow taller buildings to accommodate our population boom? Do we allow additions to short buildings? And, most critically, how can we ensure the city’s growing wealth benefits low-income and homeless residents?
Those were the [...]

The Plexies: 2012’s Winners and Losers in Real-Estate News


For D.C. development, 2012 was a year of grand plans and lots of waiting. Post-recession construction picked up, with more than 50 cranes getting projects like CityCenterDC and CityMarket at O off the ground and massive redevelopment plans like St. Elizabeths and Walter Reed coming into focus. But without many headline-grabbing ribbon cuttings, the big [...]