People all over the Metropolitan region flock to 14th/U to experience the sights, sounds, and tastes of this bustling urban area. The energetic atmosphere is experienced by thousands enjoying the diverse and rapidly growing dining, retail, residential, entertainment, and cultural offerings. Since last year, over 130,000 square feet of new retail is under construction within a half-mile radius. Now one of DC's premier walkable neighborhoods, MidCity offers superb proximity to great retailers such as Whole Foods Market and Trader Joes, iconic restaurants like Ben's Chili Bowl and Busboys & Poets, and vintage shops such as Current Boutique. Other neighborhood cotenancy includes: Room&Board, Bang + Olfusen, Taylor Gourmet, Matchbox, Masa 14, and many more. The Louis has tremendous exposure at the city's most bustling intersection, day or night, and will entice commuters from all over the District.