Investment Properties

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Investment Properties, from most recent to least.

Capitol Hill House Gets More than 30 Offers in Six Days

Capitol Hill House Gets More than 30 Offers in Six Days

Lark Turner | December 3rd 2014

The home is expected to go under contract in the next day or so. ... read »

Luxury Model Home Investments from Brookfield Residential

Luxury Model Home Investments from Brookfield Residential

UrbanTurf Sponsor | November 10th 2014

Brookfield Residential is currently offering a unique investment opportunity for its luxury model homes in Virginia and Maryland. Eight of the ten... read »

Rent It, Flip It, Buy It: New Site Aims To Help With Smarter Home Investment

Rent It, Flip It, Buy It: New Site Aims To Help With Smarter Home Investment

Lark Turner | May 5th 2014

Flipt claims to help users decide what makes the best financial sense when purchasing a single-family home. ... read »

$275,000 to $625,000: The Anatomy of a DC Property Auction

$275,000 to $625,000: The Anatomy of a DC Property Auction

Shilpi Paul | April 19th 2013

On Thursday afternoon, a property auction in LeDroit Park illustrated the truly frenzied nature of DC's housing market. ... read »

Investor Opportunity: Live/Work Space in Truxton Circle

Investor Opportunity: Live/Work Space in Truxton Circle

Shilpi Paul | January 15th 2013 | 3 Comments

With NoMa to the east and Bloomingdale to the north, Truxton Circle and its main drag North Capitol Street seem to be natural choices for... read »

The Pursuit: Investing in Anacostia

The Pursuit: Investing in Anacostia

Shilpi Paul | December 10th 2012 | 6 Comments

When Paula Wu wanted to invest in an income property in the city, her research and calculations led her to Anacostia. ... read »

Swarming Investors Push Home Prices Up in Anacostia

Swarming Investors Push Home Prices Up in Anacostia

Shilpi Paul | June 22nd 2012

When we recently revisited our Neighborhoods of 2015 article, we learned that home prices had risen notably in Historic Anacostia over the last 12... read »

Investor Opportunity: Potential on Kenyon Street

Investor Opportunity: Potential on Kenyon Street

UrbanTurf Staff | May 15th 2012

When properties with some type of investment or development potential hit the local housing market these days, they usually attract a lot of... read »

Deal of the Week: Two Units For the Price of One

Deal of the Week: Two Units For the Price of One

UrbanTurf Staff | May 1st 2012 | 1 Comment

Live in one unit, rent another out. It seems to be what a lot of UrbanTurf readers want to do these days, and this installment of Deal of the Week... read »

Investor Opportunity: Potential on Church Street

Investor Opportunity: Potential on Church Street

UrbanTurf Staff | April 25th 2012

Row houses rarely hit the market on Church Street, especially for south of seven figures, which is why a three-bedroom listed two days ago caught our... read »

DC Real Estate Guides

Short guides to navigating the DC-area real estate market

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Northern Virginia

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods across Northern Virginia

Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
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?
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
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
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
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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Profiles of 14 neighborhoods in suburban Maryland

Small-Town Living in the State Capital
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
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
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
Where (Almost) Everyone Knows Your Name
AU Park
One of DC’s Last Frontiers Before the Suburbs
DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
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?
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
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
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
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
Getting a Vibrancy of Its Own
The Duke’s Former Stomping Ground
Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
Spring Valley
A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
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

New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
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
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
The Difference 5 Years Makes
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
Notable for Its Neighborliness
Historic Anacostia
Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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