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Editor's Choice

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Editor's Choice, from most recent to least.

Unique Spaces: Tilden Street Restaurant Becomes Spacious Home

Unique Spaces: Tilden Street Restaurant Becomes Spacious Home

Mark Wellborn | 10:38 AM EST | 17 Comments

There are likely very few people in the DC area who can say that they live in a former restaurant. Ed Carp is part of this select group. ... read »

Unique Spaces: The Roundhouse

Unique Spaces: The Roundhouse

UrbanTurf Staff | 9:14 AM EST | 5 Comments

DC is a city filled with traditional housing stock, largely made up of colonials, Tudors, bungalows and Federal townhouses. However, it is not known... read »

Obama, The Tenant: A Chat With The President’s DC Landlord

Obama, The Tenant: A Chat With The President’s DC Landlord

Shilpi Paul | January 20th 2021

When Johnsie Walsh rented a unit in her Stanton Park apartment building, she had no idea that she would be turning it into a future stop on a... read »

Unique Spaces: Logan Circle’s Most Intriguing Garage

Unique Spaces: Logan Circle’s Most Intriguing Garage

UrbanTurf Staff | May 3rd 2017

Gregg Schultz and Joe Riddle lived in one of Logan Circle's most eye-catching homes. ... read »

Living in DC’s Smallest House

Living in DC’s Smallest House

UrbanTurf Staff | August 26th 2016 | 1 Comment

This week, UrbanTurf is re-running an article from a few years ago that looks at what it is like to live in one of DC's smallest houses. ... read »

A Home’s Worth? Appealing a DC Property Tax Assessment

A Home’s Worth? Appealing a DC Property Tax Assessment

Amanda Abrams | March 4th 2014 | 10 Comments

Every year, homeowners all over the District appeal their property tax assessments for being too high. But for one couple, this has become an... read »

As DC’s Airbnb Economy Thrives, Legal Issues Remain

As DC’s Airbnb Economy Thrives, Legal Issues Remain

Lark Turner | January 31st 2014 | 11 Comments

For travelers and hosts, Airbnb feels like a win-win. However, as the service and others like it grow, budget-minded travelers aren't the only ones... read »

The Alexandria Patio With a View Underground

The Alexandria Patio With a View Underground

UrbanTurf Staff | January 17th 2014

A little over a month ago, UrbanTurf wrote about an 1870s Alexandria townhouse with a rather unique feature: a patio made entirely of glass that... read »

Is DC Becoming a Land of Singletons?

Is DC Becoming a Land of Singletons?

Shilpi Paul | September 13th 2013 | 12 Comments

Two news items earlier this week only bolstered the thinking that DC is becoming a town of single people. UrbanTurf compiled a few more statistics... read »

Why Isn’t DC’s Residential Architecture More Adventurous?

Why Isn’t DC’s Residential Architecture More Adventurous?

Shilpi Paul | August 16th 2013 | 18 Comments

While DC is populated by stately historic buildings and charming Victorian rowhouses, many of the new residential buildings tend to take a similar... read »

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