1150 Ripley Street/Solaire Apartments is comprised of a 17-story residential tower, 7,200 square feet of retail space, and four stories of underground parking. The residential tower includes 295 units ranging in size from 526 to 1500 square feet with 9 live-work units on the first floor. Adjacent to the MARC railway and Silver Spring Transit Center, this transit oriented development is a key part of the revitalization of downtown Silver Spring. Residents can enjoy a number of luxury amenities, including a fitness center and pool, stadium style movie room, billiards lounge, cyber-café, and a rooftop terrace.
This development deserves the Builder's Choice award for Multifamily for its artful integration of the best in urban planning, architectural design, and sense of community and connection that make it as highly marketable as it is inspired.