Juniper is a part of Howard Hughes’ master-planned downtown development district, Merriweather, in Columbia, Maryland. Juniper is designed for professionals and empty nesters seeking a walkable, vibrant urban lifestyle experience. This mixed use apartment project houses 347 units in 7 stories (five levels of type III wood frame over 2 levels Type I concrete podium) with 51,472 square feet of retail on the ground level. The building wraps around a 7-story parking garage. The exterior materials include brick, metal, fiber cement siding, composite wood siding, aluminum windows and doors, storefronts, metal awnings, glass and metal railings. Luxury amenities feature a pool courtyard that opens onto the central park to the south, accompanied by approximately 8,000 sf of interior amenities. The building is designed to achieve LEED Certification.