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Carver-Langston: Calm on the Northeast Front
Blog 4 days ago
Carver-Langston: Calm on the Northeast Front
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UrbanTurf has profiled more than 50 neighborhoods in the DC area. We are now revisiting each of those neighborhoods to update our profiles and see...

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24 Net-Zero Affordable Apartments Inch Forward on Florida Avenue
Blog 1 week ago
24 Net-Zero Affordable Apartments Inch Forward on Florida Avenue
Source Urban Turf

What's Hot: | What's Hot: | Over a year ago, DC's Department of Housing and Community Development awarded the development rights to deliver an all...

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The Nearly 400 Units Expected to Deliver in Capitol Hill This Year
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The Nearly 400 Units Expected to Deliver in Capitol Hill This Year
Source Urban Turf

What's Hot: | What's Hot: | Following delivery of the condos at Penn11 and the return of Frager's Hardware store, Capitol Hill is poised to see a...

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How to Appeal Your DC Property Tax Assessment
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How to Appeal Your DC Property Tax Assessment
Source Urban Turf

What's Hot: | What's Hot: | Most DC homeowners received their property tax assessments in the mail earlier this year, while others may receive them...

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450 Units Including Family-Sized Condos: The Plans for the Key Bridge Marriott
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450 Units Including Family-Sized Condos: The Plans for the Key Bridge Marriott
Source Urban Turf

A 60 year-old key site in Rosslyn is on the road to redevelopment. Woodridge KB, LLC and Duball Development Services are seeking a site plan...

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Arlington to Host Meeting on Amazon’s First Office Plans in Northern Virginia
Blog 1 week ago
Arlington to Host Meeting on Amazon’s First Office Plans in Northern Virginia
Source Urban Turf

Amazon announced plans last month for its first buildings in Northern Virginia -- two 22-story mixed-use office towers at the Metropolitan Park...

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Mortgage Rates Remain At Lowest Level in Almost Two Years
Blog 1 week ago
Mortgage Rates Remain At Lowest Level in Almost Two Years
Source Urban Turf

What's Hot: Bob Woodward's Watergate Apartment Hits the Market | 450 Units Including Family-Sized Condos: The Plans for the Key Bridge Marriott...

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270 Units, ALDI and a Meow Wolf: Fort Totten's Art Place Gets Key Approval
Blog 1 week ago
270 Units, ALDI and a Meow Wolf: Fort Totten's Art Place Gets Key Approval
Source Urban Turf

One of the city's most exciting and dynamic mixed-use developments is moving forward. This week, the Zoning Commission granted approval to the...

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A New Look for 37-Unit Development Planned at Takoma Metro
Blog 2 weeks ago
A New Look for 37-Unit Development Planned at Takoma Metro
Source Urban Turf

Earlier this year, UrbanTurf reported on the plans to replace the 7-Eleven at Takoma Metro station with a mixed-use condo development. Now, the...

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Beleaguered Development at Congress Heights Metro Requests Extension
Blog 2 weeks ago
Beleaguered Development at Congress Heights Metro Requests Extension
Source Urban Turf

Years after approval and in the midst of ongoing legal limbo, the developer behind a mixed-use project at Congress Heights Metro station is seeking...

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Mortgage Rates Fall to Lowest Level in Almost Two Years
Blog 2 weeks ago
Mortgage Rates Fall to Lowest Level in Almost Two Years
Source Urban Turf

Long-term mortgage rates haven't been this low since 2017. On Thursday, Freddie Mac reported 3.82 percent with an average 0.5 point as the average...

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An Office-to-Residential Project in Alexandria to Deliver 520 Apartments, Indoor/Outdoor Food Hall
Blog 2 weeks ago
An Office-to-Residential Project in Alexandria to Deliver 520 Apartments, Indoor/Outdoor Food Hall
Source Urban Turf

A new office-to-residential conversion is scheduled to deliver soon just blocks from Eisenhower Avenue Metro station. Perseus TDC and ELV...

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15 Percent: The LEED Rent Premium in DC
Blog 3 weeks ago
15 Percent: The LEED Rent Premium in DC
Source Urban Turf

A new study by District, Measured reveals that LEED-certified multifamily buildings in DC carry a rent premium compared to their non-LEED...

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From Beginning to End, 365 Units and a Public Park Proposed for Shaw
Blog 3 weeks ago
From Beginning to End, 365 Units and a Public Park Proposed for Shaw
Source Urban Turf

A major residential development has been proposeed one block from Mt. Vernon Square Metro station. Mid-City Financial has plans to replace the...

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Coming Soon: A First Look at Perla's Luxe Interiors
Blog 3 weeks ago
Coming Soon: A First Look at Perla's Luxe Interiors
Source Urban Turf

Perla, Shaw's newest luxury condominium, has garnered a lot of attention since debuting in April. With the sales gallery now open and the property...

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East of the River Residents Aim to Reclaim Their Neighborhoods
Blog 3 weeks ago
East of the River Residents Aim to Reclaim Their Neighborhoods
Source Urban Turf

Two years ago, former mayor and Ward 7 councilmember Vince Gray beta-tested the term "East End" when referring to East of the River (EOTR),...

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A First Look at One of the Buildings Central to The Parks at Walter Reed
Blog 3 weeks ago
A First Look at One of the Buildings Central to The Parks at Walter Reed
Source Urban Turf

The redevelopment of the Walter Reed campus continues to gain steam. Last month, we got our first glimpse of one of the condominium buildings...

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Changes at Sursum Corda Redevelopment Will Put More Eyes on the Street
Blog 4 weeks ago
Changes at Sursum Corda Redevelopment Will Put More Eyes on the Street
Source Urban Turf

Earlier this year, the development team creating a new mixed-income community at the site of the Sursum Corda Cooperative unveiled a different look...

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The DC Neighborhoods With the Best Home Price Appreciation in 2019
Blog 1 month ago
The DC Neighborhoods With the Best Home Price Appreciation in 2019
Source Urban Turf

With Memorial Day coming up, UrbanTurf is taking its bi-annual look at the neighborhoods across the city that have seen the highest home price...

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Scottish Rite Development Gets Key Approval As Extension of Landmark Boundaries Are Denied
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Scottish Rite Development Gets Key Approval As Extension of Landmark Boundaries Are Denied
Source Urban Turf

Earlier this year, a newly-formed Dupont Circle neighborhood association applied to the Historic Preservation Review Board (HPRB) to extend the...

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Converted Gas Stations and Heating Plants + Trader Joe's: The 450 Units Planned in Georgetown
Blog 1 month ago
Converted Gas Stations and Heating Plants + Trader Joe's: The 450 Units Planned in Georgetown
Source Urban Turf

While Georgetown has long had exciting projects in the pipeline (the restoration and revamping of the C&O Canal, the long-dormant Georgetown...

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Developer of Massive Anacostia Project Seeks Time Extension After TIF Funding Seems Imminent
Blog 1 month ago
Developer of Massive Anacostia Project Seeks Time Extension After TIF Funding Seems Imminent
Source Urban Turf

A nine-building, 1.5 million square foot development near the Anacostia Metro station (map) recently got a promising nudge forward. Mayor Bowser...

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Lidl Will Open First DC Grocery Store at Skyland Town Center
Blog 1 month ago
Lidl Will Open First DC Grocery Store at Skyland Town Center
Source Urban Turf

As D. C. representatives attend the ICSC Retail Conference in Las Vegas, big grocery store news came for Ward 7: the city's first Lidl will open at...

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A Look at Amazon’s New Offices in Northern Virginia
Blog 1 month ago
A Look at Amazon’s New Offices in Northern Virginia
Source Urban Turf

As it begins moving into Northern Virginia, Amazon has submitted a development proposal for one of the sites the company purchased from JBG Smith....

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The 5 Percent New Grocery Store Rent Premium
Blog 1 month ago
The 5 Percent New Grocery Store Rent Premium
Source Urban Turf

A new study aims to dissect just how much of an amenity new grocery stores are based on the going rates of nearby apartments. Citing the oft...

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One-Bedrooms & Studios at the Hottest New Apartment Building in Adams Morgan Are Nearly Gone
Blog 1 month ago
One-Bedrooms & Studios at the Hottest New Apartment Building in Adams Morgan Are Nearly Gone
Source Urban Turf

AdMo Heights, the new amenity-packed luxury apartments in the heart of Adams Morgan, have only a handful of one-bedroom and studio units still...

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More Units and a Bit of a New Look For 255-Unit  Washington Boulevard  Development
Blog 1 month ago
More Units and a Bit of a New Look For 255-Unit Washington Boulevard Development
Source Urban Turf

About a year ago, UrbanTurf reported on a proposal from Eleventh Street Development to deliver a mixed-use project to a prominent Virginia Square...

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From Residential to Commercial: A Georgetown Office Conversion
Blog 1 month ago
From Residential to Commercial: A Georgetown Office Conversion
Source Urban Turf

While some developments in the city are faced with questions about the feasibility of the office market, a proposed project in Georgetown aims to...

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Three And a Half Years Later, Developer Takes New Route For Superfresh Redevelopment in AU Park
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Three And a Half Years Later, Developer Takes New Route For Superfresh Redevelopment in AU Park
Source Urban Turf

With the redevelopment of the former Superfresh grocery site in Spring Valley still up in the air after 3.5 years, the development team is taking a...

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A Mansion Tax? DC Councilmember to Propose Tax on Million-Dollar Residential Properties
Blog 1 month ago
A Mansion Tax? DC Councilmember to Propose Tax on Million-Dollar Residential Properties
Source Urban Turf

Councilmember David Grosso is proposing another source of revenue generation for DC: seven-figure residential properties. At a budget work session...

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