Indoor Environmental Quality

  • Exterior wall insulation exceeds construction standards
  • Energy efficient HVAC system
  • Low Volatile Organic Compounds and materials were used throughout
  • Completely non-smoking building

Alternative Transportation

  • East and West Falls Church Metro stations (orange and silver lines) are less than 8 minutes away
  • Bus Stops located in front of the building (Buses 3T and 28A)
  • Two Electrical Vehicle Car charging stations in the garage
  • Two Zipcars® available for rent
  • 28 designated fuel efficient/low emitting vehicle parking spaces in the garage

Sustainable Site Condition

  • Open space that is vegetated and ample; exceeding more than 20% of the property
  • Bicycle features; 200+ bike racks/locks, dedicated Bike Repair room (“Gears”), some of the regions best bike trails are about 1 mile from West Broad - Washington & Old Dominion and Custis
  • Recycling chutes on each residential floor
  • Energy and Atmosphere
  • ENERGY STAR® certified refrigerators and dishwashers
  • Designed light colored roof to enable more efficient HVAC system operations
  • High efficiency light fixtures with occupancy sensors installed in common areas

Water Efficiency

  • High efficiency plumbing fixtures in all units and common areas help reduce water usage and waste

Eco-Friendly Construction

  • 95% of the construction and demolition waste did not end up in a landfill
  • More than 20% of building materials were sourced within a 500 mile radius