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Brookland: Where Change and Charm Collide

Brookland: Where Change and Charm Collide

Zak Salih | 9:00 AM | 1 Comment

With growing development prospects and a blend of artistic flair, Catholic history, academic life, and strong community bonds, Brookland moves forward. read»

The Flying House

The Flying House

Nena Perry-Brown | 2:00 PM | 0 Comments

Korean architectural firm IROJE KHM Architects delivered this flight-inspired home near the airport in Incheon for a pilot and his family. ... read»

Best New Listings: 33 Years on the Hill, 681 Square Feet in Lanier Heights

Best New Listings: 33 Years on the Hill, 681 Square Feet in Lanier Heights

Nena Perry-Brown | 12:00 PM | 0 Comments

This week's Best New Listings include an as-is rowhouse on Capitol Hill and a one-bedroom co-op in Lanier Heights. ... read»

Friday’s Must Reads

Friday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | 7:40 AM | 0 Comments

A new bike lane for NOMA; landlords are the new investors; and Brookland Manor residents still mounting opposition to redevelopment. ... read»

Report: DC Residents Can Save 36 Percent on Rent with a Roommate

Report: DC Residents Can Save 36 Percent on Rent with a Roommate

Nena Perry-Brown | February 23rd | 1 Comment

A recent study by Trulia proves the conventional wisdom that renting with a roommate saves money, with data showing that renters can spend up to 36... read»

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Staff | February 23rd

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

Metro Cars as Housing for DC’s Homeless?

Metro Cars as Housing for DC’s Homeless?

Nena Perry-Brown | February 23rd | 0 Comments

As a fleet of Metrorail cars are currently being taken out of commission, local architect Arthur Cotton Moore would like to see retired cars... read»

Own a Part of History This Spring at Chapman Stables

Own a Part of History This Spring at Chapman Stables

UrbanTurf Sponsor | February 23rd

The historic Chapman Coal Company Garage and Stable at 57 N Street NW is the site of one of the most unique residential projects currently underway... read»

Thursday’s Must Reads

Thursday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | February 23rd | 0 Comments

DC developers dump more planned office space; a Cabinet-member buys in Kalorama; and how a trick of the eye could encourage more train transfers. ... read»

252 Apartments Proposed For Crystal City’s Crystal Houses

252 Apartments Proposed For Crystal City’s Crystal Houses

Nena Perry-Brown | February 22nd | 0 Comments

The Arlington County Planning Commission is currently reviewing a proposed plan to add a third building to the Crystal Houses apartment development... read»

From Nobu to Dominos: The Development on Tap for Georgetown and West End

From Nobu to Dominos: The Development on Tap for Georgetown and West End

Nena Perry-Brown | February 22nd | 0 Comments

It has been a year since UrbanTurf looked over at the west side of the city to see what is in the residential development pipeline. ... read»

CityCenterDC Channels Austin Powers in New Marketing Campaign

CityCenterDC Channels Austin Powers in New Marketing Campaign

UrbanTurf Staff | February 22nd | 1 Comment

Groovy is how one might describe the new marketing campaign for the downtown DC luxury development. ... read»

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | February 22nd | 0 Comments

Party houses on the Hill draw heat; Badlands, fun for all ages; and charging toward charging ports on Circulator buses. ... read»

This Week’s Find: A Modern Barn in Cleveland Park

This Week’s Find: A Modern Barn in Cleveland Park

Nena Perry-Brown | February 21st | 0 Comments

This Week's Find is the newest addition to the grounds of the Rosedale Conservancy, a modern barn designed by KUBE Architecture. ... read»

Kettler’s Distinctive Design Will Deliver This Spring in Adams Morgan

Kettler’s Distinctive Design Will Deliver This Spring in Adams Morgan

UrbanTurf Sponsor | February 21st

Known for their distinctive residential communities across the DC area, Kettler will open its latest project at the southern tip of Adams Morgan this... 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
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
Fort Totten
Five Years Could Make a Big Difference
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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