Best New Listings: The Corridors and Barracks Row

by Shilpi Paul

In this week’s edition of Best New Listings, we look at a two-bedroom condo alternative in the U Street Corridor, a four-bedroom row house in the H Street Corridor and a giant Victorian near Barracks Row.


Two-Bedroom Condo Alternative in the U Street Corridor

If you’re in the market for a two-bedroom but don’t want to sacrifice outdoor space, this row house in the U Street Corridor may be a good option. The 984 square-foot home on 12th Place has a fairly narrow layout with a first floor lined with exposed brick that flows well despite its railroad-style set-up. The rear private yard also offers an amenity that many condos in the area do not include.

  • Full listing: 2258 12th Place NW (map)
  • Price: $499,000
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Square Footage: 984
  • Listing Agent: Brandon Green, Keller Williams Capitol Properties


Freshly Renovated Four-Bedroom Row House Near H Street

This four-bedroom row house sits a few blocks north of the action on H Street and just underwent a roof to basement renovation. The first floor layout is open, with only weight-bearing columns separating the living space from the dining room and kitchen. The second floor bedrooms have interestingly angled ceilings and the master bedroom opens up to a front-facing balcony. The listing price includes a two-space parking pad and finished basement.

  • Full listing: 1026 7th Street NE (map)
  • Price: $699,900
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Year Built: 1917
  • Listing Agent: Jehat Mehmetoglu, Realty Resource, LLC


Barracks Row Victorian Fit for a Giant

This six-bedroom Victorian in Barracks Row has many doubles: double ovens, double dens, double fireplaces in the double-wide living room, and double bedrooms in the rental unit. With its massive spaces, the home has a super-sized feel. UrbanTurf liked the reading nook below the second floor balcony and the seating area in the master bedroom. There is also a deck out back as well as a three-car parking pad.

  • Full listing: 528 6th Street SE (map)
  • Price: $1,495,000
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Listing Agent: Brent Jackson, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best_new_listings_the_corridors_and_barracks_row/4408


  1. Mike said at 3:52 pm on Monday October 24, 2011:

    Would’ve loved to be able to get in to see the basement on the last house. The agent told me it rented out at $2400/month! Makes me want to dig out under my house to make an apartment.

  1. Whatever said at 9:56 pm on Monday October 24, 2011:

    I love that “condo alternative” now means crappy house that is smaller than a condo.

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