Washington, DC – April 15, 2013 – Douglas Development today announced that it had begun construction on its new luxury apartment building at 2221 14th Street NW, located just around the corner from the U Street corridor. The 30-unit, six story, upscale apartment building will provide residents with top of the line amenities, including high ceilings, balconies, bay windows, and under-ground parking. Occupying a total of 34,000 SF with 2,700 SF of ground-floor retail space, the building is designed to deliver quality and convenience in the heart of Washington, DC.

Senior Vice President of Douglas Development, Norman Jemal, comments on Douglas Development’s diverse portfolio: “Our goal is to develop the best product, whether that is office, retail, or residential space.” Jemal continues, “We are excited to contribute to neighborhoods with enormous potential or certain needs, such as more luxury apartment buildings near the U Street corridor or in Adams Morgan.”

Douglas Development’s new apartment building in Adams Morgan, The Citadel Apartments, will welcome its first residents on May 4th. Located at 1631 Kalorama Road, above Harris Teeter, these spacious loft style apartments boast 32 ft ceilings, impressive skylights, and an abundance of natural light. A former roller-rink building, The Citadel’s natural dome shape offers prospective residents the option of large windows overlooking Adams Morgan, or interior units with the highest ceilings and large skylights.


About Douglas Development:

Douglas Development Corporation is the largest private property owner in the Washington, DC region and offers a fully integrated real estate company featuring a portfolio of commercial office, retail and residential mixed used properties. The company has completed more than 180 successful redevelopment projects and is a leading force in the revitalization of the District of Columbia. Currently, Douglas Development owns and manages more than 8 million square feel of real estate and has more than 4 million square fee of developable property in the pipeline. Founded by Douglas Jemal in 1985, the company has a passion to preserve and redevelop historic buildings including iconic properties like the Woodward & Lothrop flagship building and Chinatown’s historic row across from the Verizon Center. For more information about the company, please visit www.douglasdevelopment.com or follow @douglasdevdc on Twitter and Like Douglas Development Corporation on Facebook.