The Starboard: A Sustainable Community-Oriented Multifamily Development

Project (Capstone)

Inspired by the historic port of Bladensburg, Maryland, The Starboard provides a Class - A multifamily development with the historical feel and ambiance of the town of Bladensburg. The Starboard will provide 192 energy-efficient apartments, in the heart of the town of Bladensburg. With the inclusion of solar panels, high efficiency windows, bioswales, and added green space, this sustainable development will be sure to sail beyond your expectations. With the inclusion of 5,000 SF of community/day care space, this complex will not only provide top-of-the-line housing units, but will also provide a safe location for the residents and their children to interact; creating a community oriented housing complex which will attract people of all socio-economic levels.

Authors
Ariel Higgins
Term/Course
Fall 2017