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Tuesday, October 16 2018

On the Boards :: Expanding Our Reach

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS staff and partners are working hard on the design and special historic and zoning approvals for a number of innovative, mixed-use projects throughout the Washington Region and beyond. Together these urban projects include over 500 new residential units and provide street-front retail environments, live/work office space and rooftop amenities for new residents. We are excited to share the progress of five unique projects currently underway in our studio with several beginning construction in the next quarter.

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.

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, March 2 2016

Creating Vibrant Community-Serving Environments | Our Urban Retail Approach

1728 Fourteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC – Recipient of the 2015 NAIOP DC/MD Award of Excellence – Best Stand Alone Retail Photograph by Anice Hoachlander Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS brings a fresh perspective to the design of vibrant and community-serving retail environments that reflect a contemporary aesthetic and which meet consumer demand for authentic brick-and-mortar

Monday, November 17 2014

Happy MOVEmber – We’re Moving!!!

    On November 21st, Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS is moving to a recently completed mixed-use building designed for Perseus Realty at 1728 Fourteenth Street, NW. Located above the new West Elm store, our third-floor studio will dramatically enhance our project collaboration, ease communication and provide state-of-the-art conferencing facilities for the firm, our clients and

Wednesday, October 29 2014

Our Recent Approvals Success

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS’ unblemished track record, with over 100 entitlements for zoning and historic preservation in all DC metropolitan area jurisdictions, continues with our most recent entitlements approvals in Washington D.C., Fairfax County and Arlington County. Congratulations to our clients and project teams!

Tuesday, November 5 2013

The Aston : A Modern Landmark in Dialogue with Varied Historic Context

Weaving Community and Commerce in a Changing Urban Environment Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS is pleased to announce the completion of The Aston in Washington, DC. A contemporary mixed-use residential building, The Aston is situated on the southwest corner of 14th and R Streets, NW. The 7-story, plus cellar and parking level, 32-unit condominium building totals