The Pearl

Location: 
Silver Spring, Maryland
Client: 
The Tower Companies
Architect: 
Design Collective, Inc
Contract Value: 
$73,000,000
Size: 
390,000 Square Feet
Year Completed: 
2017
Certification: 
LEED Gold
Expertise: 
The Pearl is a luxury residential building featuring three distinct sections, including a 5-story wing, 7-story wing, and a 14-story tower. The complex consists of a post-tensioned concrete structure with a spread footing foundation system. The building’s façade is comprised of punch windows, brick, and metal panels, as well as a window wall and curtain wall accents. The residential building features amenity areas, including a roof-top pool, fitness centers, interior and exterior water features, common areas with televisions and fire places, and a dog park. 
 

The building also features a two-story, below-grade parking deck to accommodate residents of the 284-unit complex.

The project is designed to achieve LEED® Gold certification, and features a green roof on top of the five-story wing and a courtyard surrounding the complex.