JOINT VENTURE TO ACQUIRE $46.5M INTEREST IN D.C. APARTMENT BUILDING
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A joint venture between Mack-Cali Realty Corp. and Fisher Brothers has entered into agreements to acquire a 50 percent interest in a luxury multifamily project under construction in the H Street submarket of Washington, D.C. The joint venture will purchase the interest for approximately $46.5 million. The project, located at 701 2nd St. N.E., features 377 apartment units, 25,000 square feet of retail space and a 309-space parking garage. The project’s amenities will include three rooftop decks with a 100-foot pool and hot tub, grilling stations and cabanas, a rooftop garden with an eco-pond and gardening plots for residents, a dog run, two landscaped gardens in courtyards and an outdoor projection screening area. The project is slated to finish construction in mid-2015. Mack-Cali’s Roseland subsidiary will manage the new asset. The project team includes Hickok Cole Architects, Rockwell Group, COOKFOX and Handel Architects.