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What's Happening at 7th and H NE

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One of the many ongoing active build sites along H Street NE is happening on one of the most heavily redeveloped blocks. The 600 block of H Street NE is already home to two large apartment buildings, the Apollo (430 units) and Anthology (307 units). The simply titled 7|H building looks to bring 23 more units to the block, likely in the form of condominiums. 
Rock Creek Property Group has set in on the build out, which is basically a tear down of all but a symbolic facade of the previous two level structures that made up the corner. The new building will be six stories tall and include retail totaling 14,000+ sq ft on the lower, first, and second levels. Just based on the eye test I'd guess the building will deliver late, late 2018 or early 2019. The 23 units in 7|H units would bring the total number of housing units on this one block to 760. Not every block can be this dense, but we should try to bring more, larger, and affordable units to the corridor. The city needs diverse hous…