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Best Of 2017

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Best Of 2017, from most recent to least.

UrbanTurf’s 2017 Year in Review

UrbanTurf’s 2017 Year in Review

UrbanTurf Staff | December 22nd 2017

Here are UrbanTurf's Year in Review posts for those that missed them. And to all our readers, happy holidays! ... read »

The Most Hyped Decision of 2018 That Will Result in A Lot of Disappointment

The Most Hyped Decision of 2018 That Will Result in A Lot of Disappointment

Nena Perry-Brown | December 21st 2017

Amazon's announced search for a second headquarters site was met with enthusiasm, incentives and eye-catching gimmickry from hundreds of... read »

The Most Likely Building Trend to Replace Pop-Ups—The Hop-Back

The Most Likely Building Trend to Replace Pop-Ups—The Hop-Back

Nena Perry-Brown | December 21st 2017

A few years ago, pop-ups were all the rage in residential additions. Now, the hop-back is gaining steam. ... read »

DC’s Most High Line-Like of High Line Spin-offs—Transforming the Georgetown Canal

DC’s Most High Line-Like of High Line Spin-offs—Transforming the Georgetown Canal

Nena Perry-Brown | December 20th 2017

A lot of developments have evoked the name of the High Line recently. However, the DC project that shares an architect with the High Line might have... read »

Most Unique DC Real Estate Offering of the Year

Most Unique DC Real Estate Offering of the Year

Nena Perry-Brown | December 20th 2017

Move over, tiny house; the most interesting listing of the year in DC was this 300 square-foot pool cabana. ... read »

The Best House Transformation That We Will Never Get to See—Jeff Bezos’ New Kalorama Home

The Best House Transformation That We Will Never Get to See—Jeff Bezos’ New Kalorama Home

UrbanTurf Staff | December 19th 2017

Jeff Bezos is part of a very small group that could buy one of the largest houses in DC and refer to it as merely an east coast pied-a-terre. Problem... read »

The Best New Apartment Views in DC: Right Into Nats Park

The Best New Apartment Views in DC: Right Into Nats Park

UrbanTurf Staff | December 19th 2017

New residential developments in DC regularly tout views of the city's monuments, the Capitol and the Potomac River. But a new selection of downtown... read »

The Best Furnishings For a Studio Apartment: Automated Furniture

The Best Furnishings For a Studio Apartment: Automated Furniture

Nena Perry-Brown | December 19th 2017

Considering how popular micro-units and shared living arrangements have become over the past couple of years, it stands to reason that the way we... read »

Most Innovative Way to Pay the Rent in 2017—DC’s Reefer Rent Parties

Most Innovative Way to Pay the Rent in 2017—DC’s Reefer Rent Parties

Nena Perry-Brown | December 18th 2017

DC residents upped the ante on taking advantage of the city's legal-yet-unregulated recreational cannabis industry, by throwing pot parties at their... read »

The Best Real Estate Deal of 2017 (With a Catch)—Two Free Houses For Curbside Pickup

The Best Real Estate Deal of 2017 (With a Catch)—Two Free Houses For Curbside Pickup

Nena Perry-Brown | December 18th 2017

In the midst of DC's high-priced and highly-competitive housing market, locals were given a unique opportunity this year: to take a free house (or... read »