6896 Laurel Street is a 353 Unit, Market Rate apartment building.  The building is constructed of slab-on-grade concrete construction with wood framing above a concrete podium level.  The building has three lobby areas including a main, spacious communal lobby that leads to a large building lounge and fitness center.  The building includes five, landscaped courtyard areas.  The sixth floor consists of semi-private penthouse units with private rooftop terraces tucked into the greenroof.  The apartments are comprised of market rate finishes including quartz countertops, high-end cabinets, stainless steel appliances and floor to ceiling marble-look bathroom tile.  The residential units have sliding balcony doors that either access terraces or balconies.  The building will achieve LEED Certification and Energy Star compliance


  • 69,735 rentable square feet
  • Built 1939; Acquired 2013; renovated 1996
  • Four-story class C office building
  • Metro Access:  Three blocks from Takoma (Red Line)