Notch 8 is a six-story wood-framed building with 253 units and amenities including a pool, bathhouse, party room, and green roof courtyard. The LEED®-certified residential community includes 480 below-grade parking spaces across three levels with designated electric vehicle charging stations. Notch 8 also features 69,900 square feet of LEED® Silver retail space that houses a Giant supermarket. Notch 8 is part of The Exchange at Potomac Yard, a 1.9 million-square-foot development with 800,000 square feet of office and hotel space, 100,000 square feet of retail, 1,700 residential units, and a new Metro station.
Building Green at Notch 8 at The Exchange at Potomac Yard
Notch 8 at The Exchange at Potomac Yard achieved LEED® certification for its residential portion and LEED® Silver certification for its retail portion. The community contains designated electric vehicle charging stations and hybrid and fuel-efficient vehicle parking spaces in the garage with bike racks throughout the property. Construction included a waste management plan to streamline recycling and low-emitting, regional, and recycled materials. A green roof courtyard houses intensive vegetation, including perennials, shrubs, and small trees.