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Wednesday, August 22 2018

Serving the Community | Advancing the Profession

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS team members are engaged with the community by providing service as board leaders, conducting pro bono projects, and educating the public and the profession. Our passion and committment go beyond the studio through our involvement in organizations such as those highlighted in this article.

Friday, October 13 2017

Clarendon Connections

The story of the Ten at Clarendon spans seven years and three different building designs as CRC Companies LLC successfully aggregated empty buildings and lots along 10th Street North in the Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington. Stretching longer than a football field, the new five-story, 143-unit mixed-use building offers a mix of one-, two-, three-, and four-bedroom apartments.

Thursday, March 9 2017

PROJECT COMPLETION: The Sanctuary at 819 D Street, NE

the sanctuary 819 D street

The Sanctuary is the product of an 18-month restoration and conversion of an iconic 1897 Capitol Hill Gothic Revival church into 30 unique residential condominiums.

Thursday, November 3 2016

Serving The Academy, The Profession, And The Community

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS is committed to sharing our time and knowledge with our community. We are proud to announce our recent appointments to university and advocacy/advisory organizations, professional panel discussions, and teaching assignments and lectures to local graduate schools of architecture and real estate development.

Thursday, July 28 2016

Baltimore Planning Department Tour of DC | Urban Design + Architecture

The City of Baltimore Planning Director, Tom Stosur, the planning staff, and Urban Design and Architectural Review Panel members Gary Bowden, Pavlina Ilieva, and David Rubin connected with Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS last week for a tour of neighborhood redevelopment and large-scale projects in Washington, DC.

Wednesday, June 15 2016

Jackson Crossing | From an Industrial Past to a Contemporary Affordable Community

The completion of our recent project, Jackson Crossing, concludes the transformation of an industrial and auto-centric area into a dignified 5-story, 78-unit apartment community in Alexandria, VA fit for a lively mixed-use and pedestrian-oriented neighborhood. Consistent with our commitment to design with an elevated purpose of housing for all, this project targets families at or below 60% of the area median income. Jackson Crossing recently won a Montgomery County Affordable Housing Award.

Tuesday, May 17 2016

Breaking Ground on 10th Street Flats | Coming Soon to Clarendon, Virginia

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS celebrated breaking ground on 10th Street Flats. The project is a 143-unit, five-story mixed-use building that features luxury, affordable, and live/work units as well as ground-floor retail and office space.

Wednesday, February 3 2016

Our #CityResolveDC

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS was recognized as a winner in ULI Washington’s #CityResolveDC competition! Through the #CityResolveDC campaign, ULI Washington asked Washingtonians to tweet their resolutions about how they can make the Washington, D.C. region more livable, prosperous and friendly. The campaign garnered an impressive response from the community and industry and we enjoyed following

Thursday, December 3 2015

Gingertown 2015

We dove into the holiday season last night at Gingertown DC, where we had a sweet time constructing the Go-Diva Scuba School, complete with a shark-infested rooftop training pool. Each December, local AEC firms gather to construct an entire town out of gingerbread (this year’s theme was Gingerbeach)! After the event, the lots are donated