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Fierce Competition, But Pickier Buyers: The Climate of the DC Housing Market

Fierce Competition, But Pickier Buyers: The Climate of the DC Housing Market

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 19th

The DC area housing market continues to be characterized by fierce competition, although an increase in supply combined with low interest rates may e... read»

Just a Few Opportunities Remain to Come Home to Dupont Circle’s Only New Condominiums

Just a Few Opportunities Remain to Come Home to Dupont Circle’s Only New Condominiums

UrbanTurf Sponsor | Apr 19th

Fifty percent of 1745N's Historic Row penthouses are sold and only twelve residences remain at the property's Modern Flats.... read»

Best New Listings: The Candy Factory Comes to Cleveland Park

Best New Listings: The Candy Factory Comes to Cleveland Park

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 19th

This week, Best New Listings includes a two-bedroom boat, an abundance of built-ins in Burleith, and bungalow with historic proportions in Cleveland P... read»

How the Development Plans for a Georgia Avenue Strip Hinge on the Fate of a Firehouse

How the Development Plans for a Georgia Avenue Strip Hinge on the Fate of a Firehouse

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 19th

The Neighborhood Development Company solicited ideas from the community regarding plans to redevelop a mostly two-story commercial block of Georgia Av... read»

Friday's Must Reads

Friday's Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 19th

The unsustainability of Uber driving; the appeal of the starter penthouse; and SOM's moon settlement concept.... read»

The 5 DC-Area Zip Codes Shifting in Favor of Home Buyers

The 5 DC-Area Zip Codes Shifting in Favor of Home Buyers

UrbanTurf Staff | Apr 18th

A new report released today looks at zip codes across the country to determine which areas are shifting in favor home sellers and which are shifting i... read»

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week

UrbanTurf Staff | Apr 18th

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

Is a Lack of Recreational Cannabis Dispensaries Keeping DC Home Prices in Check?

Is a Lack of Recreational Cannabis Dispensaries Keeping DC Home Prices in Check?

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 18th

A recent study indicates that DC's homes values are growing slower than in other markets where marijuana is legal.... read»

At Tysons' Verse Condominium, Green Spaces, Metro Access & Total Walkability

At Tysons' Verse Condominium, Green Spaces, Metro Access & Total Walkability

UrbanTurf Sponsor | Apr 18th

Verse, the condominium property at the heart of Tysons first walkable community, is now sixty percent sold.... read»

Thursday's Must Reads

Thursday's Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 18th

Herndon approves its first mixed-use development; additional Opportunity Zone regulations released; and Silver Spring's many multifamily rental market... read»

Zoning Change to Bring Hotel and 150 Residences to Capitol Crossing

Zoning Change to Bring Hotel and 150 Residences to Capitol Crossing

Nena Perry-Brown | Apr 17th

There has been a change in course for two of the buildings central to Capitol Crossing. ... 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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