9th & M BY COMMON
910 M Street NW, Washington, DC
Located on a T- shaped lot at the corner of 9th Street and M street NW, this new construction urban infill project, will contain 15 co-living units in the heart of the Washington, DC. The fully furnished co-living units will contain 2, 4, 5,& 6 bedrooms each with private bathrooms. This new shared living concept has become popular in urban environments. There will be a total of 67 bedrooms in this property. Amenities include a bicycle storage and repair shop and a roof top community room and terrace. Additionally, the project incorporates an existing historic building on 9th Street NW , renovated to accommodate 600 square feet café space. An additional 2,900 square feet of commercial space will be located along M Street NW
The site’s thin, T-shaped lot, positioned between the existing historic building to the east and The Whitman condominium building to the west, begs for a contrasting aesthetic while remaining resonant with the surrounding community. This project maximizes utility and spatial efficiency by piggybacking the new construction on top of the existing building, which retain the roof and skylights, and add an opportunity unique finishes in this portion of the building.