The Wharf in the News

As the biggest development in the history of our nation’s capital, it’s no wonder The Wharf is creating quite a buzz. Want to keep up with the latest news and updates about DC’s world-class waterfront destination? Sign up for our newsletter or take a look below to browse the most recent headlines.

Lighting Architects Who Illuminated the Eiffel Tower Just Lit DC’s Case Bridge

calendar icon Aug. 19, 2016

As progress on Southwest’s The Wharf by Hoffman-Madison Waterfront continues, last night the developer unveiled a new lighting installation on the Francis Case Memorial Bridge. 

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Team Behind Bonfire and Provision No. 14 Signs on to The Wharf

calendar icon June 29, 2016

The restaurant group behind some of D.C.’s busiest nightspots has signed on to The Wharf, with plans to open La Vie, a 9,800-square-foot restaurant with an 1,100-square-foot waterfront terrace.

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MakeOffices’ Largest Lease In DC Is Quickly Topped By Another

calendar icon June 17, 2016

Hoffman-Madison Waterfront, the master developer of The Wharf, has secured another office tenant for 800 Maine Ave., now under construction. MakeOffices, a provider of collaborative office space, is taking 45,000 square feet on the building’s second and third floors.

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Signs of Momentum for Leasing at The Wharf as Top Lobbying Firm Agrees to Relocate

calendar icon May 6, 2016

After 15 years, Van Scoyoc Associates is giving up its prime spot overlooking the U.S. Capitol for a waterfront view in Southwest Washington.

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At Least 20 Restaurants — and Not a Single National Chain — Planned for Wharf

calendar icon March 11, 2016

The first eight restaurants and bars that will open in the multibillion-dollar Wharf project on the Southwest Waterfront all have roots in the District, the companies behind the project announced on Friday.

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The Wharf Announces Commencement of Office Leasing at 1000 Maine

calendar icon Dec. 3, 2015

Hoffman-Madison Waterfront, developer of The Wharf, announced today that leasing is underway for the trophy office building 1000 Maine. The 10-story building plus a penthouse level is comprised of two “bays” connected by a bridge.

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First Major Employer Agrees to Move to District’s Southwest Waterfront

calendar icon July 16, 2015

Developers of the District’s Southwest Waterfront successfully convinced operators of a luxury hotel, a slew of restaurants and a 6,000-capacity concert hall to sign on for space in their $1.2 billion project.

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At The Wharf, Thousands of Piles and Progress Seen from Above

calendar icon July 1, 2015

There is progress to report on the District’s largest ongoing economic development project, and in this update, we’ll take a look from the air.

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Water Taxi & Wharf Jitney

Introducing one of the best ways to view the city and the easiest mode of transportation to get to destinations on the Potomac and Anacostia rivers: our new water taxi. And if you just want to get across the Washington Channel, catch our jitney to East Potomac Park for a round of golf or a leisurely stroll.

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Commercial Leasing

The District’s most noteworthy companies and retailers are setting down roots at The Wharf. Among the best commercial real estate in DC, our trophy spaces and prime retail locations provide prominent visibility and an attractive location with sweeping vistas and a lively after-work dining and entertainment scene.

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