Client: Center for Community Change
Location: 1536 U Street NW | Washington, DC
Target Area: MidCity
Cost: $7 million
Size: 17,000 SF
JAIR LYNCH Development Partners provided sale, acquisition and development management services to the Center for Community Change for the purchase of a new headquarters building in Washington, D.C. The Center for Community Change is a non-profit community organization with service centers throughout the nation. Its new headquarters is in a historically significant building located on the U Street corridor, which used to be the headquarters for PRIDE, Inc. during the civil rights movement. It now provides office space and conference rooms for more than 50 professionals.
JAIR LYNCH, in addition to having its offices on U Street, has been active in this area since the company’s inception in 1998. Whether as a developer of historic community centers like Center for Community Change and the Thurgood Marshall Center; multifamily housing like Barcelona, Verona Parc or Solea condominiums; affordable housing like Capital Manor Cooperative; or neighborhood assets like KIPP DC's WILL Academy, Bread for the City and Unity Health Care in Upper Cardozo, JAIR LYNCH has long been a neighborhood leader in MidCity Washington.