Paul Laurence Dunbar is a 171-unit senior living and affordable housing community, located in Washington, DC. The project scope includes renovation of an existing 10-story building and construction of a new building with 171 apartment homes. The renovation portion of the scope includes upgrading and replacing HVAC equipment, modernizing existing elevators, replacing an emergency generator, upgrading lighting, installing new cabinets, new appliances, and upgrading most interior finishes. In addition to the above, the project required exterior upgrades, including the replacement of storefront entrances, exterior caulking, new landscaping, and a roof replacement.

  • Project Category

    Renovation/Senior Living/Affordable

  • Project Size

    171 Apartment Units

  • Contract Value

    $5 Million

  • Completion Date

    March 2012

  • Architect

    WDG Architecture


    Washington, DC