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.

The Wharf to Bring New Daily D.C. Water Taxi

calendar icon Nov. 16, 2016

In addition to the dozens of restaurants and residences, not to mention the entertainment venues and office space, The Wharf will also bring D.C. and its surrounding areas daily water taxi routes when it opens in October 2017.

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Blue Bottle Signs Next D.C. Lease, and a Belgian Restaurant for The Wharf

calendar icon Nov. 16, 2016

Oakland, California-based coffee roaster Blue Bottle Coffee Company is making good on its D.C. expansion plans, with a second location already in the works, this one at The Wharf in Southwest D.C.

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Masseria’s Nick Stefanelli is Bringing a Three-Story Market and Restaurant to The Wharf

calendar icon Sept. 9, 2016

Nick Stefanelli's Masseria just celebrated its first birthday, and the chef is now working on giving the Union Market destination a sibling. Stefanelli has plans to open a three-story market and restaurant complex at the Wharf, the Southwest Waterfront development that's under construction. 

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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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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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