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H Street Corridor: From New West to Old East

H Street Corridor: From New West to Old East

Zak Salih | Dec 9th | 0 Comments

In 2009, the H Street Corridor was considered an up-and-coming neighborhood in DC. In 2016, that label is no longer appropriate. read»

A Small Change for Massive Parkside Development Planned in Ward 7

A Small Change for Massive Parkside Development Planned in Ward 7

Nena Perry-Brown | December 9th | 0 Comments

A second-stage PUD has been filed for one of the parcels of the Parkside development in Northeast DC, increasing the number of apartments in a... read»

Best New Listings: A Former Dupont Circle Find and an Architect’s Chevy Chase Colonial

Best New Listings: A Former Dupont Circle Find and an Architect’s Chevy Chase Colonial

Nena Perry-Brown | December 9th | 0 Comments

This week's Best New Listings include a former carriage house and a Chevy Chase colonial remodeled by its architect-designer owners. ... read»

Friday’s Must Reads

Friday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | December 9th | 0 Comments

Why U Street isn't a food street, how you can support Comet Ping Pong, and CityCenter abounds in luxury but lacks in crowds. ... read»

DC Court of Appeals Ruling Blocks McMillan Reservoir Redevelopment

DC Court of Appeals Ruling Blocks McMillan Reservoir Redevelopment

UrbanTurf Staff | December 8th | 5 Comments

On Wednesday, there was a ceremonial groundbreaking for the redevelopment of the McMillan Reservoir. And on Thursday, the DC Court of Appeals blocked... read»

Home Flipping Drops Off in DC But Remains Profitable in Certain Zip Codes

Home Flipping Drops Off in DC But Remains Profitable in Certain Zip Codes

Nena Perry-Brown | December 8th | 2 Comments

DC's reputation as a high-investment town full of house-flipping is becoming less and less accurate as inventory remains at historic lows and home... read»

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Hit Highest Level in Two Years

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Hit Highest Level in Two Years

UrbanTurf Staff | December 8th | 0 Comments

Since Donald Trump was elected president, rates have been steadily increasing, and this week, long-term rates hit their highest average since October... read»

Thursday’s Must Reads

Thursday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | December 8th | 0 Comments

How DC did under Obama; Trump's Post Office hotel much more popular now; and the ghost of urban renewal future? ... read»

Akridge Provides Update on Plans For Burnham Place

Akridge Provides Update on Plans For Burnham Place

Nena Perry-Brown | December 7th | 2 Comments

The team behind the redevelopment of the air space over the railyard at Union Station shared at a meeting of the ANC 6C Planning, Zoning, and... read»

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Staff | December 7th

UrbanTurf Listings is a premium property listings service that showcases some of the most appealing for-sale homes from across the DC metropolitan... read»

Secret Service Protection Touted as Newest Apartment Amenity in New York

Secret Service Protection Touted as Newest Apartment Amenity in New York

UrbanTurf Staff | December 7th | 0 Comments

Agents for a New York real estate brokerage sent out an email blast for their one-bedroom listing at Trump Tower that highlighted Secret Service... read»

Retail, Offices, Residences Planned For Bakery Warehouse in Shaw

Retail, Offices, Residences Planned For Bakery Warehouse in Shaw

UrbanTurf Staff | December 7th | 0 Comments

Old City Development Group is redeveloping the former Holzbeierlein Bakery warehouse into a mixed-use development with retail and office space below... read»

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | December 7th | 0 Comments

Apple to take a bite out of historic library downtown; how Comet could've been susceptible to conspiracy theories; and dezeen's top 10 houses of the... read»

The Four DC Neighborhoods Where You Paid Above Asking in 2016

The Four DC Neighborhoods Where You Paid Above Asking in 2016

UrbanTurf Staff | December 6th | 1 Comment

DC is a home seller's market, at least for the time being, but there were four neighborhoods in the city in 2016 where competition for listings on... read»

Demand is Steady in Spring Valley Despite Having DC’s Highest Home Prices

Demand is Steady in Spring Valley Despite Having DC’s Highest Home Prices

Nena Perry-Brown | December 6th | 1 Comment

For this week's edition of Home Price Watch, UrbanTurf is taking a look at Spring Valley, a suburban-style enclave adjacent to American University... read»

DC Real Estate Guides

Short guides to navigating the DC-area real estate market

We've collected all our helpful guides for buying, selling and renting in and around Washington, DC in one place. Visit guides.urbanturf.com or start browsing below!

Northern Virginia

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods across Northern Virginia

Ballston
Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
Clarendon
Happily Straddling the Line Between City and Suburb
Columbia Pike
Arlington’s Neglected Stepchild is Getting a Makeover
Crystal City
Turning Lemons into Lemonade
Lyon Village
Developing An Air of Exclusivity?
Rosslyn
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
Shirlington
An Urban Village Hitting Its Stride
Del Ray
Virginia’s Small Town Near the Big City
Eisenhower Avenue
The Vibrancy Might Take a Few Years
Huntington
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
Parkfairfax
132 Commerical-Free Acres
Downtown Falls Church
Staying the Same in the Midst of Change
Tysons Corner
Radical Change Could Be On The Way

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Maryland

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods in suburban Maryland

Annapolis
Small-Town Living in the State Capital
Bethesda
Bedroom Community Gets Buzzing Cache
Cabin John
In With The New While Maintaining the Old
Chevy Chase
Affluence, Green Lawns and Pricey Homes
Downtown Silver Spring
Experiencing a Resurgence After a Bumpy History
Potomac
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
Wheaton
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
Hyattsville
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Mount Rainier
Artists, Affordable Homes and A Silo Full of Corn
National Harbor
A Development Rises Next to the Potomac
Riverdale Park
A Town Looking For Its Identity

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Northwest DC

30+ neighborhood profiles for the city's biggest quadrant

16th Street Heights
DC's Sleeper Neighborhood
Bloomingdale
Where (Almost) Everyone Knows Your Name
AU Park
One of DC’s Last Frontiers Before the Suburbs
Brightwood
DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
Burleith
DC’s 535 House Neighborhood
Cathedral Heights
Do You Know Where That Is?
Chevy Chase DC
Not to Be Confused With the Other Chevy Chase
Cleveland Park
Coming Back After A Rough Year
Columbia Heights
DC’s Most Diverse Neighborhood, But For How Long?
Crestwood
An Island of Serenity East of the Park
Dupont Circle
The Best of DC (For a Price)
Foggy Bottom & West End
Where the Institutional Meets the International
Forest Hills
Ambassadors and Adventurous Architecture
Fort Totten
Five Years Could Make a Big Difference
Foxhall Village
350 Homes Just West of Georgetown
Friendship Heights
A Shopping Mecca With a Few Places to Live
Georgetown
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
Kalorama
A Posh View From Embassy Row
LeDroit Park
A Quiet Enclave in the Middle of the City
Logan Circle
Trendy Now, But Not By Accident
Mount Pleasant
Sought-After Homes Surround Main Street in Transition
Mount Vernon Triangle
From Seedy to Sought-After
Palisades
The Long, Skinny Neighborhood at the City’s Northwest Edge
Park View
It’s Not Petworth
Penn Quarter/Chinatown
DC’s Go-Go-Go Neighborhood
Petworth
Getting a Vibrancy of Its Own
Shaw
The Duke’s Former Stomping Ground
Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
Spring Valley
A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Takoma
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
Tenleytown
Not Quite Like Its Neighbors
U Street Corridor
The Difference a Decade Makes
Woodley Park
Deceptively Residential
Adams Morgan
No Longer DC’s Hippest Neighborhood, But Still Loved by Residents

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Southwest DC

The little quadrant that could

Southwest Waterfront
A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

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Northeast DC

Profiles of 10 neighborhoods in NE

Brookland
New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
Deanwood
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
Eckington
Not to Be Confused With Bloomingdale
H Street
A Place To Party, and To Settle Down
Langdon
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
NoMa
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Rosedale
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
Trinidad
The Difference 5 Years Makes
Woodridge
Big Houses, A Dusty Commercial Strip and Potential

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Southeast DC

6 neighborhoods from Capitol Hill to East of the River

Capitol Riverfront
Still Growing
Hill East
Capitol Hill’s Lesser Known Neighbor
Congress Heights
Gradually Rising
Hillcrest
Notable for Its Neighborliness
Historic Anacostia
Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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