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WPC Tops Out 26-Story Silver Spring Apartment Tower

Washington Property Co. has announced the topping out of Solaire 8200 Dixon, a 403-unit apartment tower in downtown Silver Spring, MD.

At 26 stories, Solaire 8200 Dixon will be Silver Spring’s tallest building and will house the area’s first food hall/city market, which will be open to the public. Designed by architecture firm Design Collective, Solaire 8200 Dixon will have 403 apartments and a range of amenities including a rooftop fitness center, pool and sky lounge as well as a club room with co-working facilities, catering kitchen, 24-hour concierge and package service and pet spa. The property is located on the former site of Progress Place, which housed the nonprofit organization Shepherd’s Table.

Clark Construction Company is on track to deliver the first apartments in mid-2022. Solaire 8200 Dixon is WPC’s fifth Solaire community.


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David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector. Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA. David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.

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