New Construction of Affordable Housing in Silver Spring, MD
MFA is providing design services for the new construction of this five-story affordable housing apartment building in Silver Spring, MD. The 141,340 GSF building will have 34 one-bedroom; 53 two-bedroom; and 15 three-bedroom units along with office areas, conference room and fitness center.
The building will be constructed in compliance with the National Green Building Standard and forty-two of the two- and three-bedroom dwelling units will achieve the Department of Energy Zero Energy Ready Home certification. Additionally the building will incorporate a vegetative roofing system with integrated photovoltaic solar panels. The design includes spacious dwelling units with in-unit laundry, a central courtyard and covered parking below the building.