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The Yards: The Estate (Apartments), and Thompson Hotel

West side of 3rd Street SE south of Tingey Street
Parcel L2: 270ish-unit apartment building to be called The Estate with approximately 17,000 sf retail
Parcel L1: 227-room Thompson Hotel with 7,500 sf retail
Opening in January 2020
Retail tenants: Mailiano Mare restaurant, Anchovy Social rooftop bar (2020)

In the Pipeline
25 M
Yards/Parcel I
Chiller Site Condos
Yards/Parcel A
1333 M St.
More Capper Apts.
Yards/DC Water site
New Marine Barracks
Nat'l Community Church
Factory 202/Yards
SC1100
Completed
Thompson Hotel ('20)
West Half ('19)
Novel South Capitol ('19)
Yards/Guild Apts. ('19)
Capper/The Harlow ('19)
New DC Water HQ ('19)
Yards/Bower Condos ('19)
Virginia Ave. Tunnel ('19)
99 M ('18)
Agora ('18)
1221 Van ('18)
District Winery ('17)
Insignia on M ('17)
F1rst/Residence Inn ('17)
One Hill South ('17)
Homewood Suites ('16)
ORE 82 ('16)
The Bixby ('16)
Dock 79 ('16)
Community Center ('16)
The Brig ('16)
Park Chelsea ('16)
Yards/Arris ('16)
Hampton Inn ('15)
Southeast Blvd. ('15)
11th St. Bridges ('15)
Parc Riverside ('14)
Twelve12/Yards ('14)
Lumber Shed ('13)
Boilermaker Shops ('13)
Camden South Cap. ('13)
Canal Park ('12)
Capitol Quarter ('12)
225 Virginia/200 I ('12)
Foundry Lofts ('12)
1015 Half Street ('10)
Yards Park ('10)
Velocity Condos ('09)
Teague Park ('09)
909 New Jersey Ave. ('09)
55 M ('09)
100 M ('08)
Onyx ('08)
70/100 I ('08)
Nationals Park ('08)
Seniors Bldg Demo ('07)
400 M ('07)
Douglass Bridge Fix ('07)
US DOT HQ ('07)
20 M ('07)
Capper Seniors 1 ('06)
Capitol Hill Tower ('06)
Courtyard/Marriott ('06)
Marine Barracks ('04)
 

Looking at the arrival of the Thompson Hotel at the new intersection of 2nd and Tingey Streets, SE.

From gritty industrial area to the Estate apartments (and the Yards Park).
  Jan. 12, 2020 - Official entrance #1....
  Jan. 12, 2020 - ... And #2.
  Jan. 12, 2020 - The Thompson Hotel lobby.
  Jan. 12, 2020 - ... Another view of the lobby.
  Jan. 12, 2020 - The Tingey Street entrance to Maialino Mare, a Roman trattoria from restaurateur Danny Meyer.
  Jan. 12, 2020 - ... Peeking through the Maialino window.
Yards Parcel L, Sliding from to February 2012 to November 2019
before
after

Looking more directly down the eventual path of the mews that will run along the west side of the Thompson Hotel and Estate apartments, with the historic Main Pumping Station at right.
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A closer view of the Thompson hotel as seen from 3rd and Tingey, with the Estate down the street.
July 17, 2008 - Standing at what would have been the equivalent of 3rd and River Streets had they existed, with the DC Water Main Pumping Station ahead.
November 3, 2019 - The same spot, a little different. Click to see all available photos of this location.
Dec. 15, 2007 - Looking southeastward from Tingey at a location that would be consistent with being called 2nd Street.
  January 12, 2020 - The same location, as the exterior work is completed and the sidewalk about to open. Click to see all available photos of this location.
May 21, 2004 - Looking southwest from the corner of 3rd and Tingey in May, 2004, before 3rd Street really existed to the south.
  January 12, 2020 - The current view of the same location. Click to see all available photos of this location.
An overhead view of what was then known as the Southeast Federal Center, in about 1992. The very large white building at center rear is Building 159, which stood on this site until about 2000 but which I never got my own photos of. (Waaaah!) From the Carol M. Highsmith archive at the Library of Congress.
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