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Approval Delayed For Eastbanc’s 7-Unit Project on the Edge of Georgetown

Approval Delayed For Eastbanc’s 7-Unit Project on the Edge of Georgetown

Nena Perry-Brown | Jul 22nd

On Thursday night, the Zoning Commission (ZC) held a hearing on the planned unit development (PUD) application, and opted to defer voting on it until September. read»

$14 Million: Georgetown’s Taft Mansion Becomes DC’s Most Expensive Home

$14 Million: Georgetown’s Taft Mansion Becomes DC’s Most Expensive Home

UrbanTurf Staff | July 22nd | 0 Comments

The home is listed privately as it is renovated by local builder John McAlpine and architect Christian Zapatka. ... read»

Best New Listings: For Bookworms and Top Chefs

Best New Listings: For Bookworms and Top Chefs

Nena Perry-Brown | July 22nd | 0 Comments

This week's Best New Listings includes prototypical homes for chefs and book lovers. ... read»

Friday’s Must Reads

Friday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | July 22nd | 0 Comments

Restaurant work as an after-hour hobby for day-jobbers; approved Arlington apartments continue plans for Columbia Pike; and psst -- Pence was... read»

Zoning Commission Votes to Make Inclusionary Zoning More Inclusive

Zoning Commission Votes to Make Inclusionary Zoning More Inclusive

Nena Perry-Brown | July 21st | 0 Comments

Last night, the Zoning Commission voted in favor of mandating that all new inclusionary zoning units be affordable, at minimum, to households earning... read»

The East of the River Development Rundown

The East of the River Development Rundown

Nena Perry-Brown | July 21st | 0 Comments

This week, UrbanTurf continues its 2016 update on what is in the residential development pipeline throughout the DC area by turning our attention... read»

3.45%: Mortgage Rates Tick Up Slightly

3.45%: Mortgage Rates Tick Up Slightly

UrbanTurf Staff | July 21st | 0 Comments

Long-term mortgage rates have inched up over the last two weeks after hitting 3.41 percent just after July 4th. ... read»

Huge Lofts Near 14th & U Now 50 Percent Sold Out

Huge Lofts Near 14th & U Now 50 Percent Sold Out

UrbanTurf Sponsor | July 21st

Move-ins will begin next month for 14 huge lofts called The Lofts at 1111 W, located at the intersection of the 14th and U Street corridors. The... read»

Thursday’s Must Reads

Thursday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | July 21st | 0 Comments

Airbnb takes an affirmative action against de facto discrimination; Metro's website on a new track; and a new way to bipedal through Prince George's. ... read»

DC’s Million-Dollar Neighborhoods

DC’s Million-Dollar Neighborhoods

UrbanTurf Staff | July 20th | 1 Comment

There are eight neighborhoods in DC where the median price of a home now exceeds $1 million. ... read»

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Staff | July 20th

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

What $650,000 to $700,000 Buys You Around DC

What $650,000 to $700,000 Buys You Around DC

Nena Perry-Brown | July 20th | 0 Comments

For this edition of What X Buys, UrbanTurf looks in the $650,000 to $700,000 range to see what homes are available in the DC area for buyers with... read»

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | July 20th | 0 Comments

Maven car-share made available to DC's masses; Crystal City residents will soon see some library services; and a suggestion flowchart for safe,... read»

Is the DC Area Building Enough Housing?

Is the DC Area Building Enough Housing?

Nena Perry-Brown | July 19th | 4 Comments

A new report from Trulia suggests that the housing market in the DC metro area is over three times more elastic than the market nationwide. ... read»

Home Price Watch: Homes Selling Fast in Eckington as Supply Increases

Home Price Watch: Homes Selling Fast in Eckington as Supply Increases

Nena Perry-Brown | July 19th | 0 Comments

As UrbanTurf continues its renewed look at how home prices have fared throughout the DC metro area, this week's Home Price Watch puts the spotlight... 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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