Most Popular Posts - Last 30 Days

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

The Unmarried Couple Home Buying Dilemma

The Unmarried Couple Home Buying Dilemma

Craig Davitian | February 6th 2017 | 26 Comments

When a couple decides to buy property together, their marriage status does not have immediate implications. However, this changes when a... read »

The Trump Effect on DC Real Estate

The Trump Effect on DC Real Estate

Nena Perry-Brown | January 20th 2017

Immediately after the presidential election, there was a prediction that Trump's win would bring an influx of high-net worth people to DC seeking... read »

The 8-Year Path of DC Real Estate in Three Charts

The 8-Year Path of DC Real Estate in Three Charts

UrbanTurf Staff | January 27th 2017

UrbanTurf picked out three charts that are indicative of the change in the DC housing market since the beginning of 2009 and help put the climate and... read »

688 Units, An Arts Walk, A Public Park: The Proposals for One of DC’s Central Parcels

688 Units, An Arts Walk, A Public Park: The Proposals for One of DC’s Central Parcels

Nena Perry-Brown | February 16th 2017

From an arts walk to an apartment-hotel project, the proposals for one of the city's most oddly-positioned sites -- air rights above a Mount Vernon... read »

The 725 Units on Tap For the H Street Corridor

The 725 Units on Tap For the H Street Corridor

Nena Perry-Brown | February 1st 2017 | 3 Comments

A lot has happened in the year since UrbanTurf last looked at the development pipeline for the H Street corridor. Here is an updated rundown of... read »

As DC Area Home Values Rise, Owners Break Even More Quickly

As DC Area Home Values Rise, Owners Break Even More Quickly

Nena Perry-Brown | February 2nd 2017

In high-priced metropolitan areas across the country, slow growth in home values has lengthened the amount of time it takes for a homeowner to break... read »

January Home Prices in DC Area the Highest in a Decade

January Home Prices in DC Area the Highest in a Decade

Nena Perry-Brown | February 10th 2017

The DC area housing market is showing no signs of easing up in 2017, with an increasingly tight supply doing little to diminish demand and rising... read »

The 14th Street Corridor Development Rundown

The 14th Street Corridor Development Rundown

Nena Perry-Brown | February 7th 2017 | 2 Comments

It has been a year since we took a stroll down one of the busiest streets in the city to see what is in the residential development pipeline. ... read »

Shepherd Park: Waiting for Walter

Shepherd Park: Waiting for Walter

Zak Salih | February 3rd 2017 | 2 Comments

The tight-knit neighborhood off 16th Street looks to maintain its well-deserved reputation as it gets a large new neighbor just to the south. ... read »

H Street Whole Foods to Open March 15

H Street Whole Foods to Open March 15

UrbanTurf Staff | February 14th 2017

There is now an official opening date for the long-awaited Whole Foods along the H Street Corridor. ... read »

DC Real Estate Guides

Short guides to navigating the DC-area real estate market

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Northern Virginia

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods across Northern Virginia

Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
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?
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
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
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
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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Profiles of 14 neighborhoods in suburban Maryland

Small-Town Living in the State Capital
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
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
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
Where (Almost) Everyone Knows Your Name
AU Park
One of DC’s Last Frontiers Before the Suburbs
DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
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?
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
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
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
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
Getting a Vibrancy of Its Own
The Duke’s Former Stomping Ground
Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
Spring Valley
A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
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

New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
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
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
The Difference 5 Years Makes
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
Notable for Its Neighborliness
Historic Anacostia
Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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