The Redevelopment Authority acquired the abandoned property after the previous owner went bankrupt. The RA found a willing operator and sold the property to the new owner in August 2011. It is located at 6412 Central Avenue near the Addison Road Metro Station.
The Redevelopment Authority partnered with Artspace Projects, Inc., to build 44 units of artist live/work space and 10,000 square feet of related retail space at 3301 Rhode Island Avenue and 34th Street in Mount Rainier.
VICTORY HOUSE & PALMER PARK SHOPPING CENTER
The Redevelopment Authority (RA) spearheaded the redevelopment of the once vacant and rundown Palmer Park Shopping Center located at 7707 on Barlowe Road. The RA partnered with Victory Housing, Inc. to demolish the back portion of the Shopping Center and build 69 new affordable senior housing units.