A New Downtown
A Better Tomorrow

Merriweather District

Lakefront District

Whole Foods in the Central District

A Vision
Brought to Fruition

Columbia was founded on bold ambitions. It has bold ambitions now and for the future too. Our big picture is impressive. The Howard Hughes Corporation is transforming Downtown Columbia into a new regional hub for culture and commerce. A walkable, vibrant place where families, individuals, and businesses thrive. A city becoming what it was always meant to be.

Central District

This is All About Life with Connections:

Thinkers meet doers
Creative minds inspire innovators
Business leadership meets entrepreneurs
Entertainers and artists expand the collective culture
Individuals thrive with access to nature

Be Here Now

Downtown Columbia has the space you crave


SQ FT of flexible office space


Move-in ready residential units


acres outdoor recreation including lakes, trails and parks

The Howard Hughes Corporation is transforming 391 acres into a city in a garden:


SQ FT of commercial office space


SQ FT of street retail


Residential units


Hotel rooms


Acres of protected open space