loading...

Most Popular Posts - Last 30 Days

Following are the most popular UrbanTurf articles from the last 30 days, from most to least popular.

Obamas Purchase Kalorama Home For $8.1 Million

Obamas Purchase Kalorama Home For $8.1 Million

UrbanTurf Staff | May 31st

It appears that the Obamas may stay in Washington, DC a bit longer than originally planned. ... read»

How a Little Tavern Lives On in a Big Union Market Development

How a Little Tavern Lives On in a Big Union Market Development

Nena Perry-Brown | May 31st

Plans have evolved for the LCOR-helmed Union Market development proposed for the 500 block of Morse Street NE -- which will now incorporate the Little... read»

The 7 DC Neighborhoods Where You Aren't the Only Person Bidding on That Home You Want

The 7 DC Neighborhoods Where You Aren't the Only Person Bidding on That Home You Want

UrbanTurf Staff | Jun 6th

In our continuing granular look at the DC housing market, UrbanTurf dug into data for neighborhood markets around the city to find the areas with high... read»

Why the DC Area Needs 127,000 More Apartments in the Next 13 Years

Why the DC Area Needs 127,000 More Apartments in the Next 13 Years

Nena Perry-Brown | Jun 12th

Between the aging population, immigration and people opting (or needing) to delay purchasing homes, the DC area will need to construct over 127,000 mo... read»

The 3,200 Units Planned for Southwest

The 3,200 Units Planned for Southwest

Nena Perry-Brown | Jun 2nd

A year ago, UrbanTurf approximated that there were 3,500 residential units slated for the Southwest waterfront. Now, there are 3,200 residential units... read»

Steve Case Lists McLean Estate for $49 Million

Steve Case Lists McLean Estate for $49 Million

UrbanTurf Staff | Jun 16th

AOL founder Steve Case is selling the Merrywood estate in McLean, Virginia for $49.5 million, which makes it far and away the most expensive home for ... read»

The Big Residential Developments on the Boards for Capitol Hill

The Big Residential Developments on the Boards for Capitol Hill

Nena Perry-Brown | Jun 14th

After catching up with the development headed for Southwest over the past two weeks, now UrbanTurf is turning toward the Capitol Hill and Barracks Row... read»

Just Shy of $600,000: DC Home Prices Hit Record High

Just Shy of $600,000: DC Home Prices Hit Record High

Nena Perry-Brown | Jun 12th

It's official: home prices have never been higher in the DC region. ... read»

First-Timer Primer: Taxes and Profit from Selling a Home

First-Timer Primer: Taxes and Profit from Selling a Home

Lark Turner | Jun 19th

Here's what you need to know about reporting profit made from the sale of your home.... read»

Floating the Future Concepts for the Georgetown Canal

Floating the Future Concepts for the Georgetown Canal

Nena Perry-Brown | Jun 15th

Last night, the National Park Service and Georgetown Heritage hosted a public forum where a cross-section of neighborhood residents and city stakehold... 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

See more Northern Virginia »

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

See more Maryland »

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

See more Northwest DC »

Southwest DC

The little quadrant that could

Southwest Waterfront
A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

See more Southwest DC »

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

See more Northeast DC »

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

See more Southeast DC »

Upcoming Seminars ▾