Selected Projects

Kenyon Square
1390 Kenyon Street, NW
Washington, D.C.

Kenyon Square is a 243,000 square foot transit-oriented mixed-use development project located at the Columbia Heights Metro Station in Washington, DC. This $92 million project was development though a public-private partnership with the District of Columbia. The project consists of 21,000 square feet of local and national retailers on the ground floor with 153 condominium units above and underground parking spaces. Amenities in the building include a rooftop deck with panoramic views of the City, meeting room, party room, business center, fitness center, outdoor terraces, and a landscaped courtyard and patio. The project was developed in a joint venture between Donatelli Development and Gragg & Associates.

 

Highland Park
400 Irving Street NW
Washington, D.C.

Highland Park is a 182,300 square foot transit-oriented mixed-use development project located at the Columbia Heights Metro Station in Washington, DC. This $115 million project was developed though a public-private partnership with the District of Columbia. The project consists of 20,000 square feet of local and national retailers on the ground floor with 376 rental apartments above and underground parking spaces. Amenities include a courtyard with Bocce Courts and outdoor bar area, a stylish contemporary atrium, health club, billiards and part rooms, business center, and panoramic views from the rooftop terrace. Highland Park project was developed in a joint venture with Donatelli Development and Gragg & Associates.

 

Park Place
850 Quincy Street, NW
Washington, D.C.

Park Place is a 165,000 square foot transit-oriented mixed-use development project located at the Georgia Avenue-Petworth Metro Station in Washington DC. This $90 million project was developed though a public-private partnership with the Washington Metro Area Transit Authority. The project consists of 17,000 square feet of local and national retailers on the ground floor, 161 rental units and 187 underground parking spaces. The landscaped rooftop has a sun deck and a bocce green lawn, with panoramic views of city attractions like the National Cathedral, the Washington Monument and the US Capitol. The project includes many environmentally sustainable design features, such as energy-efficient appliances and light fixtures, a built-in storm water management system, rooftop plant fixtures for rainwater containment, and white roof tiles that resist heat so the building uses less energy to cool its interior. The Park Place project was developed in a joint venture with Donatelli Development and Gragg & Associates.

 

Ramada Inn
1732 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA

This 18-story hotel property, one of the tallest buildings in the City of New Orleans contained 1,036 hotel rooms, 695,000 sf and 250 covered parking spaces. Thoron Capital acquired the Canal Street property and repositioned this project as the largest parcel in the 70-acre assemblage for the Louisiana State University Medical Center, generating a 300% ROI. Thoron Capital was awarded the AAREP’s Real Estate Deal of the Year Award for this transaction.

 

CSC Building
7900 Harkins Road
Lanham, MD

Thoron Capital secured financing for the $109 million off-market acquisition of this 325,000 square foot office building in Prince George’s County, the largest office property transaction in the County’s history. The 12-story building, which overlooks the Capital Beltway adjacent to the New Carrollton Metro and Amtrak stations – making the area the second largest transit hub in the Mid-Atlantic after Union Station in Washington, DC. At the time of acquisition, the building was fully leased to federal government contractor, Computer Services Corporation. The financial transaction also provided funding for development of an adjacent parcel as a mixed-use project, as well as for construction of replacement parking.

 

Southern Food & Beverage Museum
1504 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 

Thoron Capital led development of the new Southern Food & Beverage Museum for the SoFAB Institute in New Orleans. A 30,000 square foot “learning museum”, SoFAB includes culinary teaching space, a public commercial kitchen/incubator, a summer culinary camp program and an “exhibit” restaurant where museum guests can watch an Emeril Lagasse trained chef prepare traditional Creole cuisine or enjoy a glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres while touring exhibits.

 

New Orleans Jazz Market
1436 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard
New Orleans, LA

Thoron Capital led development of the first major performance hall in New Orleans’ central city neighborhood, the birthplace of jazz. The 11,000 square foot Jazz Market is located in the former historic Dryades Market block, later converted to a Gators department store, and then abandoned for many years and a hole in the community. The Jazz Market includes a 346-seat performance hall specifically designed for Grammy -award winning New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, a coffee shop, a bar and a digital music learning center.