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Announcing an exciting redevelopment opportunity

5550 Friendship Boulevard would combine the convenience and the luxury of downtown living, with the neighborhood feel and sense of community found in the Village of Friendship Heights. This rare Friendship Heights location offers a redevelopment opportunity to better utilize space, increase community amenities and improve the environmental attributes of an existing building. The addition of a luxury, boutique condominium building sized to complement the surrounding area will capture a growing market demand for urban living near the Washington DC Metro.

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News and Updates

Alternative Concept for 5550 Presented to Friendship Heights Mayor and Council
Last night, representatives for the proposed development of 5550 Friendship Blvd. presented an alternative concept, as requested by the community, that reflects a interpretation of the 1998 Sector Plan. These renderings may be viewed below.n Under these assumptions, the existing office building would be demolished and replaced with a 90-foot building with a floor area ratio (FAR) of 3.0 that...read more »

Nearly 80 community members attend May 16 open house
Nearly 80 members of the Friendship Heights community attended the open house held at the Wisconsin Place Community Center on May 16 to learn more about the proposed development vision at 5550 Friendship Boulevard. The open house was hosted by the owners of the property to solicit feedback and work closely with the community on a shared vision of a pedestrian-friendly, transit-focused...read more »

Gathering community feedback at May 16 open house
On May 16, 2017, a community meeting will be held at Wisconsin Place Community Center to present ideas and gather feedback about new developments at the site of the 5550 Friendship Boulevard building in Friendship Heights. The office building has been owned and managed for nearly 15 years by RSH Development, LLC, and is home to several professional and medical services that are important...read more »