DC leaders break ground on next phase of Southeast development

Five mayors of D.C., city planners and community activists have worked for decades to achieve what Mayor Muriel Bowser said is now official in Southeast: a new development offering housing and food options for residents east of the Anacostia River.  [...]

June 22nd, 2021|

Skyland Town Center Team Delivers First Multifamily Building, Breaks Ground On Next Phase

The team behind Skyland Town Center, a major development bringing new housing and retail offerings to the underserved Ward 7 area, celebrated two major milestones Monday. Read More 

June 22nd, 2021|

DC Breaks Ground on Skyland Town Center

After decades of broken promises, Southeast D.C. is finally getting a new shopping center and housing development on the site of the old Skyland shopping center. News4’s Mark Segraves explains why it took so long and what’s coming.   Read [...]

June 22nd, 2021|

Mayor Bowser Celebrates 263 New Homes at Skyland Town Center Groundbreaking

Mayor Bowser Celebrates 263 New Homes at Skyland Town Center Groundbreaking in Southeast, DC on June 21, 2021 View Groundbreaking Ceremony     

June 22nd, 2021|

New Restaurants Coming to Skyland Town Center In Ward 7

“For too long Wards 7 and 8 were overlooked when restaurateurs looked to open new locations. But that has started to change,” said Chris Smith, the chairman, and CEO of developer WC Smith. Read More

April 9th, 2021|

Five Retail Leases Signed at DC’s Skyland Town Center

Located at 2834 Alabama Avenue SE in Ward 7, Skyland Town Center is the first town center development in Southeast D.C., and is being developed by a joint venture between WC Smith and Rappaport. Read More

April 8th, 2021|

Roaming Rooster, &Pizza, Maizal, Mezeh and Tropical Smoothie Café coming to Skyland Town Center!

Once completed, Skyland Town Center will be a vibrant town square with upwards of 450 homes, a grocery store, a medical office building, and up to 156,000 square feet of retail. Read More   

April 8th, 2021|

Mayor Bowser Announces Five New Businesses Coming to Skyland Town Center

Mayor Muriel Bowser announced new progress at Skyland Town Center in Ward 7, including the beginning of residential leasing and five new food service leases. Read More  

April 8th, 2021|

Roaming Rooster, &pizza and Other New Restaurants Coming to Ward 7

Joining Roaming Rooster and &pizza will be Mezeh, a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant chain out of Annapolis that will open its second D.C. spot in the Ward 7 development. Read More 

April 8th, 2021|

Roaming Rooster Will Open East of the Anacostia River

Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that Skyland Town Center will host the fourth D.C. store for Roaming Rooster, a Black-owned business known for crispy sandwiches made out of free-range poultry. Read More  

April 8th, 2021|