alfa8 designed and managed the award-winning $1.5M commercial repositioning project for Akridge; winning the Virginia NAIOP award in 2015. In collaboration with DVA Architects.
The Design scope included a complete overhaul of the exterior of the building, as well as the design of the amenity package, lobby, and speculative office spaces.
The renovation of 2800 Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria, VA, is a transformative endeavor that breathes new life into an existing commercial space. The project showcases a forward-thinking architectural approach, marrying modern design elements with the site’s historical significance. The renovation focuses on enhancing the building’s functionality, aesthetics, and sustainability to cater to the evolving needs of its occupants and the community.
The exterior façade receives a contemporary facelift, featuring clean lines and a mix of materials that blend seamlessly with the neighborhood’s charm. Inside, the revitalized interior spaces exude elegance and functionality, boasting state-of-the-art amenities, flexible workspaces, and abundant natural light. Sustainability takes center stage, with energy-efficient systems, green building materials, and a focus on reducing the building’s environmental footprint. The 2800 Eisenhower Avenue renovation project stands as a testament to the power of thoughtful design, breathing new vitality into an established structure and creating an inviting space that aligns with the spirit of Alexandria, VA.