Work & Stay - The Yards


The Yards DC extends its unique point of view to the workspace, offering the convenience of Metro, easy access to downtown DC, and the exceptional experience of the riverfront. Contact us for more information.

The Yards Phase 2

The next phase of The Yards development is officially underway. Phase 2 will delive​r 3.4 million SF of new development ​across 10 buildings that will provide office, mixed-income residential offerings, restaurants, retail, and public amenities. This includes Yards Place, a main street that runs from the Navy Yard Metro to the new Diamond Teague park on the Anacostia rive​rfront. New, public green spaces throughout the neighborhood and 43,000 square feet of new and reclaimed park space will be added to the waterfront.


1275 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington DC 20003

A 300,000-plus square-foot headquarters, designed by Gensler Washington, D.C., and will anchor a new collection of up to five new office buildings at The Yards. Chemonics International signed a long-term lease for the 11-story Class-A office building at 1275 New Jersey Avenue SE which will include new ground-level retail, several levels of outdoor patios and green areas, adaptable meeting areas that can be used by the community, plus two levels of below-grade parking. At its new headquarters, Chemonics employs more than 1,200 employees specializing in fields ranging from agriculture, economic development, environment, education, finance, health care, IT, and supply chain logistics.

for more information, contact:

Evan Behr
Executive Managing Director | Agency Leasing
(202) 719-5642

Doug Mueller
Executive Managing Director | JLL
(202) 719-5594


Thompson Hotels has opened the first full-service luxury hotel in the neighborhood — housed at The Yards DC. Offering exceptional service and amenities, the property has 225 rooms, 38 suites – including two presidential suites – a rooftop bar with exceptional river views, fine-dining at Surveryor, a rooftop bar with river views and 7,000 square feet of meeting and event space.

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Thompson Washington D.C.
221 Tingey Street SE
(202) 916-9400

Thompson Hotel Washington D.C.