As vacant land disappears and real estate prices soar there is a movement to make changes in the height limits to allow developers to build taller buildings. The current law limits building heights to the width of the adjacent street plus 20 feet. There have been several exceptions to allow for construction of the National Cathedral and Georgetown University Hospital. Otherwise, the Height Act has capped most buildings at 130 feet, though heights of 160 feet are permitted on certain areas of Pennsylvania Avenue. (Contrary to popular lore, the city's low-lying skyline has nothing to do with preserving the prominence of the 555-foot Washington Monument's.)Office Space , Washington DC Office Space
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