A collection of
cutting edge homes
in the heart of Shaw

Discover the District in all its dimensions.

The Fold is perfectly situated for effortless errands and quick commutes, adjacent to the Metro and everything U Street has to offer. Make yourself at home in the heart of Shaw, DC’s definitive dining destination and magnet for beloved local boutiques and contemporary retailers. Explore creative cuisines with dozens of options at your doorstep—from Swachos at American Ice Company to a seared spread at Gogi Yogi. Brighten the day with fresh blooms from REWILD. Suit up in style at Bonobos. Discover your signature scent at Le Labo. Find yourself inspired at The Fold.

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9 1/2 Street Initiative

The Fold is part of the 9½ Street Initiative—a collection of residences, workspaces, and cultural beacons that celebrates the District’s rich artistic character and entrepreneurial spirit. Amplifying the vibrancy of an iconic neighborhood, the 9½ Street Initiative is a continuation of the city’s creative culture and the result of a decade-long effort by developer Community Three.

Visit the 9½ Street Initiative website
Features + Finishes

Make It Yours.

Let life take form in smartly appointed residences with select units featuring stunning views of monuments and the Capitol starting on the third floor. Every unit features warm, timeless finishes and is punctuated by modern, streamlined appliances and fixtures.

Green and Smart Home Features

  • Energy Star® certified appliances
  • Low-E insulated windows and exterior doors
  • Daikin ONE+ programmable thermostat comfort control
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures
  • Vegetative green roof including retention and detention standards
  • LED Lighting
  • High-efficiency central hot water system
  • DC Energy Conservation Code Compliant

Thoughtful Finishes

  • Silestone solid quartz countertops
  • Porcelain tile kitchen backsplash
  • Kohler kitchen and bathroom fixtures
  • Secured access and key fob building entry
  • Solid core wood doors
  • Nine-foot ceilings
  • Elfa® storage system closets
  • Under-cabinet lighting
  • Full-sized, front-loading washers and dryers
  • Modern framed bathroom mirrors
  • American-made solid wood cabinetry
  • Access to club room with lounge, conference room and outdoor terrace
Floor plans

Your new home awaits.

Choose from one- and two-bedroom floor plans stylishly outfitted for the savvy city dweller.

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