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Waterfront panorama
People walking down the stairs
Inside the Chemonics office building Yards DC
Desk and computer

the second phase of the yards expansion is underway

Extending its unique point of view to the workspace, The Yards touts itself as the most liveable, workable and walkable neighborhood in DC. Offering the convenience of Metro, easy access to downtown DC, and the exceptional and invigorating experience of the riverfront, The Yards is a place to do more than work – it’s a place to thrive.

Aerial view of Washington DC's Capital Riverfront
parcel (F) chemonics parcel (A) the lumber shed the boilermaker parcel (Q)

parcel F




4,449K SQFT

Retail Space


parcel A



the lumber shed

Fully Occupied


the boilermaker

11,583K SQFT

Office Space

4,832K SQFT

Retail Space


parcel Q

217K SQFT 


Phase II of The Yards will add a total of 3.4 million square feet of new development via 10 buildings, as well as 1,260 residential units, 1.8 million square feet of office space, and 33,000 square feet of waterfront green space. At that point, The Yards will be the largest waterfront development in the DC area, spanning 48 acres in total, with six waterfront acres, two million square feet of office space, 3,400 residential units, and 7.5 acres of park area.

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The yards today

  • 22,500+ Population (2024)
  • 34.2 Average Age
  • 35,315 Daytime Population
  • 71% Bachelors Degree
  • 330K SF Office
  • 223K SF Retail
  • 1,700 Employees
  • 31 Tenants

the yards tomorrow

  • 1.8M SF Office
  • 500K SF Retail
  • 9,000 Employees
  • 80 Tenants

office leasing opportunities

evan behr
(202) 719-5642

doug mueller
(202) 719-5594

jeanette ko
(202) 719-6131

mac hall
(202) 719-5019