The Blair Towns, a 78-unit multifamily community, was constructed as part of the award-winning, 28-acre mixed-use development, The Blairs, in Silver Spring's central Business District. CBG constructed the project for The Tower Companies of North Bethesda, Maryland. Designed by Niles Bolton Associates, the three- and four-story brick residential buildings offer 25 one-bedroom, 47 two-bedroom, and six three-bedroom apartments. Individual apartments feature nine-foot ceilings, walk-in closets, washers/dryers, and Energy Star appliances. Fireplaces, private garages, and lofts are available in some units. The Blair Towns was the first LEED® certified residential project in the United States. The "in-fill" smart growth development complies with the stringent requirements of the U.S. Green Building Council's Green Building Rating System.
The Blair Towns, a 78-unit luxury apartment community with swimming pool, fitness centers, and tot lot, is the first LEED® certified multifamily apartment building in the US. The project also promotes pedestrian travel as it is located less than one block from the Silver Spring Metro station and is convenient to shopping, restaurants, and Rock Creek Park.