Most Popular Posts - This Week

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

Blagden Alley Micro-Units Get Final Approval

Blagden Alley Micro-Units Get Final Approval

Lark Turner | March 27th 2015 | 1 Comment

The developers will have to submit further drawings to the board's staff, but won't need to have any more public hearings on the project. ... read »

A New Middle Finger: 10-Story Pop-Up Planned For U Street Rowhouse

A New Middle Finger: 10-Story Pop-Up Planned For U Street Rowhouse

UrbanTurf Staff | 9:00 AM EDT | 7 Comments

A developer has proposed a towering addition to a rowhouse, which would come in just below the limits in place courtesy of the Height Act. ... read »

Converted Church Residences in Georgetown Could Deliver This Fall

Converted Church Residences in Georgetown Could Deliver This Fall

Lark Turner | March 25th 2015 | 1 Comment

The adjacent seven-bed Hall House is asking $7.95 million. ... read »

Best New Listings: East Capitol Street, A Shaw Loft and Teddy Roosevelt

Best New Listings: East Capitol Street, A Shaw Loft and Teddy Roosevelt

Lark Turner | March 27th 2015

In this week's Best New Listings, UrbanTurf looks at two modern renovations of District rowhouses and a historic home in Old Town. ... read »

Big Expansion Plans for Union Market Get Zoning Approval

Big Expansion Plans for Union Market Get Zoning Approval

Lark Turner | March 31st 2015

Developer Edens agreed to move the Union Market sign to a less-prominent side of the project and maintain the development's park and plaza for the... read »

The Future of DC’s Tiny Houses

The Future of DC’s Tiny Houses

Lark Turner | March 26th 2015

Now that the owners of the homes at Boneyard Studios have parted ways, what's next for DC's tiny house movement? ... read »

Pop-Up Block: Zoning Commission Votes to Reduce Height of Residential Additions

Pop-Up Block: Zoning Commission Votes to Reduce Height of Residential Additions

Lark Turner | March 31st 2015 | 2 Comments

The vote, which isn't yet final, would reduce the maximum height in R-4 zones from 40 feet to 35 feet. ... read »

Dupont Circle Church/Residential Project Gets Design Approval

Dupont Circle Church/Residential Project Gets Design Approval

Lark Turner | March 27th 2015 | 3 Comments

Though the design needs tweaks, the move from HPRB is a big step forward for the St. Thomas' Parish Church development. ... read »

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Staff | March 25th 2015

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

Wanted: UrbanTurf Neighborhood Profile Writers

Wanted: UrbanTurf Neighborhood Profile Writers

UrbanTurf Staff | March 26th 2015

UrbanTurf is looking for experienced writers with local knowledge of DC-area neighborhoods to help us update the neighborhood profile section of our... read »

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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 'hoods 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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