Friday, May 19, 2017

Silver Spring construction update: Core (Photos)

The leasing center is open on-site for the future Core apartments at 8621 Georgia Avenue in downtown Silver Spring. It may look like a construction site (which it still very much is), but look carefully for the signs near the trailer. 

You'll notice those "spikes" that protrude from the roof of a building under construction have been removed since my last update.

Core will contain 292 apartments, and about 1500 SF of retail space. The Foulger-Pratt/Willco project is scheduled to deliver this summer. 








7 comments:

  1. Any word/gossip on retail that might go in there. Please something not lame (e.g another mattress type store).

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    1. ...it's only 1500 sqft. Presumably will be a dry cleaners, deli, barber shop, etc. - something useful for the local block, not something that draws from beyond the neighborhood (like the mattress store you whine about).

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    2. "like the mattress store I wine about." It is prime location and a wasted use of it. I look forward to the day it closes so that it can be put to good use.

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    3. People need mattresses so there are mattress stores (a whopping two for all of 20910). Who cares. Calling retailers that meet a practical need "lame" makes you sound like a child.

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    4. 7:16 = Robert Dyer posting anonymously

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    5. Oh fuck off, 9:06. I'm nothing like Dyer.

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  2. I'll take a mattress store over an empty retail space.
    Though I wish for something cooler than that.

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