1430 K Street

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1430 K Street
General information
Type Office/Parking Garage
Location Washington, D.C., United States
Construction started 2005
Completed 2006
Roof 150 feet (46 m)
Technical details
Floor count 12
Design and construction
Architect Alkridge

1430 K Street is a high-rise building located in the United States capital of Washington, D.C. The building was constructed in 2005 and its construction was completed in 2006. On its completion, the building rose to 150 feet (46 m), featuring 12 floors. The building serves as an office and parking garage.[1][2]

This was the first office building in the Washington downtown to be fully sold as a condominium. Non-profit associations and lobbying groups like the American Educational Research Association are buying floors of the building to replace their previous brownstone town houses which are not now suitable to be modern offices.[3]

The architect of the building was Alkridge, who designed the post modern design of the building. Alkridge was selected to design the building by NEST and Totah Venture, marketing organizations.[4] Before 1430 K Street was built, two buildings were demolished in order for the construction of this building to take place.[5]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "1430 K Street". Emporis.com. Archived from the original on 25 February 2012. Retrieved 2008-07-14.
  2. ^ "1430 K Street". Skyscraperpage.com. Retrieved 2008-07-14.
  3. ^ a b Eugene L. Meyer (October 10, 2007). "Fleeing Rents in Capital, Nonprofits Buy Condos". The New York Times.
  4. ^ "Alkridge Markets 1430 K Street". Newswire. Goliath. Retrieved 2008-07-27.
  5. ^ Hedgpeth, Dana (2004-06-24). "Building an Awareness of Office Condos". The Washington Post. Retrieved 2008-07-27.
  6. ^ A New, Permanent Home for ASA
  7. ^ "Building Fund Campaign" (PDF). Lulac. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 24, 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-27.
  8. ^ "BUILDING FUND". Lulac. Archived from the original on July 20, 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-27.

Coordinates: 38°54′08″N 77°02′00″W / 38.9021°N 77.0333°W / 38.9021; -77.0333