Hill East

Project: Hill East, Washington, D.C.

Architects: GTM Architects, Bethesda, Maryland

General Contractor: Donatelli Development, Bethesda, Maryland


Project Description:

This 68-acre Hill East District waterfront neighborhood features two mixed-use buildings on the north and south edges of C Street. With 340-plus residential units and more than 30,000 SF of retail space, this project is revitalizing the area around the metro station at C and 19th streets.

The North Building houses a mix of studios, one- and two-bedroom units and more than 13,000 SF of retail space on the ground level. Amenities for this building include an interior landscaped courtyard, a rooftop party room with a kitchen and terrace area, a business center and a bike shop.

The South Building has 258 units and includes more than 21,000 SF of retail on the ground level. It features many of the same amenities as the North Building and also includes a second interior courtyard, a fitness center and a game room.

Both the North and South Buildings have one level of structured parking below.


Image Credit: GTM Architects


GTM Architects and Donatelli Development specified superior building products for the Hill East development, including these National Gypsum products:

• Gold Bond® BRAND SoundBreak® XP® WallTM Board:200,000 SF

• Gold Bond® BRAND XP® Fire-Shield® Gypsum Board:200,000 SF

• Gold Bond® BRAND Fire-Shield® Gypsum Board:1,200,000 SF

• ProForm® All Purpose Joint Compound

• ProForm® Multi-Use Joint Compound