Commonwealth Building

Corporate Office


Location: Roanoke, VA
Project Type: Renovation
Project Size: 73,270 sq. ft.

This project was a renovation of the former downtown Post Office and Federal Courts Building, originally constructed in 1932. After completion, the building became home to the United States Bankruptcy Court and several divisions of the local Veterans Administration. This renovation included the complete replacement of the building's main systems, including HVAC, electric, and communications. Security and safety features were also updated along with many areas required to bring the building up to current ADA standards. The Owner utilized historic tax credits and was able to achieve LEED Silver Certification for the building.