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This Week's Find: One of DC's Most Storied Two-Bedrooms
Blog 9 months ago
This Week's Find: One of DC's Most Storied Two-Bedrooms
Source Urban Turf

This Week's Find is a two-bedroom residence in the Argyle House (a.k.a. Miller House), a turn-of-the-century DC building with a fascinating history...

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Monday's Must Reads
Blog 9 months ago
Monday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

#MajorKey: DJ Khaled's got the keys to 13,000 square-foot Miami Beach waterfront mansion with 80-foot swimming pool. — (K. Clarke/WSJ) Private art...

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An 800-Unit Senior Community and a Sports Complex: The Plans for the Middle of P.G. County
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An 800-Unit Senior Community and a Sports Complex: The Plans for the Middle of P.G. County
Source Urban Turf

Between the jettisoned plans to construct a new FBI headquarters in the suburbs and the impending expiration of the Washington football team's...

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Best New Listings: Bricks and Sticks Near Barracks Row to Solar-Powered in the Atlas District
Blog 9 months ago
Best New Listings: Bricks and Sticks Near Barracks Row to Solar-Powered in the Atlas District
Source Urban Turf

This week’s edition of Best New Listings includes two rowhouses on G Street in separate quadrants of DC and a deceptively spacious bungalow in...

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DC Bill Would Prevent Residents From Renting Out Second Homes on Airbnb
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DC Bill Would Prevent Residents From Renting Out Second Homes on Airbnb
Source Urban Turf

A far more restrictive bill regarding Airbnb in the District of Columbia will be introduced next week.  The Washington Post is reporting that a...

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Friday's Must Reads
Blog 9 months ago
Friday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

While cities figure out how to handle illegally-operating apartels, the wealthy enjoy tony extended-stay hotels. — (K. McLaughlin/WSJ) Trump's...

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So Others May Eat Plans 139 Affordable Apartments for North Capitol Street
Blog 9 months ago
So Others May Eat Plans 139 Affordable Apartments for North Capitol Street
Source Urban Turf

The developments planned for the intersection of North Capitol Street and Florida Avenue NE continue to pile up. Nonprofit So Others May Eat (SOME)...

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UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week
Blog 9 months ago
UrbanTurf Listings: New This Week
Source Urban Turf

UrbanTurf Listings is a premium property listings service that showcases some of the most appealing for-sale homes from across the DC metropolitan...

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An Early Look at a Planned 370-Unit Brookland Development
Blog 9 months ago
An Early Look at a Planned 370-Unit Brookland Development
Source Urban Turf

Earlier this month, UrbanTurf reported on a two-building planned-unit development (PUD) that The Hanover Company has planned in Brookland. Now, we...

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NoMa's Only Luxury High Rise Condominium Is Now Selling
Blog 9 months ago
NoMa's Only Luxury High Rise Condominium Is Now Selling
Source Urban Turf

Washington, DC’s NoMa neighborhood is on the verge of becoming one of the city’s hottest commercial centers. Located within blocks of all the new...

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Thursday's Must Reads
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Thursday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Amazon to open retail outlet in SoHo for products rated four-stars and above. — (L. Thomas/CNBC) Robert Gurney's newest, Renovation on Cox's Row,...

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Alexa May Soon Be Prefabricated into Your House
Blog 9 months ago
Alexa May Soon Be Prefabricated into Your House
Source Urban Turf

It looks like Amazon is upping the smart-home ante. As reported by Fast Company, California-based company Plant Prefab announced a series A funding...

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DC Debuts Tiny Homes in Deanwood
Blog 9 months ago
DC Debuts Tiny Homes in Deanwood
Source Urban Turf

Earlier this year, UrbanTurf reported on DC's Vacant to Vibrant initiatives, one of which involves a tiny home installation. Now, that diminutive...

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Enjoy Big Savings on Move-In-Ready Elevator Brownstones in Chevy Chase
Blog 9 months ago
Enjoy Big Savings on Move-In-Ready Elevator Brownstones in Chevy Chase
Source Urban Turf

The Brownstones at Chevy Chase Lake bring classic style and modern comfort to an ideal Chevy Chase location. Over 50 percent sold, this community...

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Tuesday's Must Reads
Blog 9 months ago
Tuesday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Audit finds DCRA lacking in investigating and enforcing housing code violations. — (M. Baskin/WCP) New board game The Partisans allows you to play...

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Why Is This DC Neighborhood Garnering So Much Attention From Homebuyers?
Blog 9 months ago
Why Is This DC Neighborhood Garnering So Much Attention From Homebuyers?
Source Urban Turf

Last Friday, UrbanTurf reported on the neighborhoods in DC where homes for sale are most regularly receiving multiple offers. One neighborhood,...

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Montgomery County Conducts Study to Address Missing Middle Housing
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Montgomery County Conducts Study to Address Missing Middle Housing
Source Urban Turf

The District is filled with examples of "Missing Middle Housing" (MMH), the variety of housing between single-family detached homes and mid-rise...

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Above Asking: A $60,000 Premium in Eckington
Blog 9 months ago
Above Asking: A $60,000 Premium in Eckington
Source Urban Turf

For this edition of Above Asking, UrbanTurf revisits two recently-featured listings that sold for five figures over asking price. A $60,000 Premium...

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Monday's Must Reads
Blog 9 months ago
Monday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Metro reports progress with preventing water infiltration along Red Line tunnels. — (M. Powers/WaPo) Taylor Gourmet to shut down. — (J. Sidman...

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Two Offers or More: A Look at DC's Multiple Bid Neighborhoods
Blog 9 months ago
Two Offers or More: A Look at DC's Multiple Bid Neighborhoods
Source Urban Turf

The fierce competition in the DC housing market continues to be concentrated on the east side of the city.  An updated look at the neighborhoods in...

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Four Units and a New Restaurant? The Plans for a Popular Petworth Block
Blog 9 months ago
Four Units and a New Restaurant? The Plans for a Popular Petworth Block
Source Urban Turf

One of the hottest blocks for restaurants in the District may soon make space for another. The owner of 845 Upshur Street NW (map) has filed an...

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Best New Listings: A Barn in Brookland; A Mod Kitchen in Mount Ranier
Blog 9 months ago
Best New Listings: A Barn in Brookland; A Mod Kitchen in Mount Ranier
Source Urban Turf

This week’s Best New Listings features three homes with farmhouse qualities, from a Brookland Victorian with a separate barn, to bungalows with big...

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Friday's Must Reads
Blog 9 months ago
Friday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Georgetown estate built for the engineer responsible for the 19th century version of the computer hits the market for $18.75 million. — (K. Clarke...

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Fewer Options and Higher Prices: A Look at the Housing Market in Michigan Park
Blog 9 months ago
Fewer Options and Higher Prices: A Look at the Housing Market in Michigan Park
Source Urban Turf

This week in Home Price Watch, UrbanTurf takes a look at the housing market in Michigan Park, a DC neighborhood that saw some of the most...

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25 Affordable Units and an Expanded Sitar Arts Center Planned in Adams Morgan
Blog 9 months ago
25 Affordable Units and an Expanded Sitar Arts Center Planned in Adams Morgan
Source Urban Turf

While Adams Morgan is known for new market-rate residential projects, an affordable development is also on the boards. Jubilee Housing has applied...

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The Grand Opening of 1745N is Almost Here
Blog 9 months ago
The Grand Opening of 1745N is Almost Here
Source Urban Turf

It’s nearly ready. An exquisite Dupont Circle lifestyle 100 years in the making is upon us. Be there for the debut of 1745N on Thursday, September...

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Thursday's Must Reads
Blog 9 months ago
Thursday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Bill introduced in DC Council would mandate movie theaters to offer captioned screenings. — (R. Kurzius/DCist) Owner of line-commanding restaurant...

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Whole Foods Store in Navy Yard Will Open in October
Blog 10 months ago
Whole Foods Store in Navy Yard Will Open in October
Source Urban Turf

Nearly five years ago, the announcement was made that Whole Foods had signed a lease to come to Navy Yard. Next month, that store will open its...

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The DC Region Faces Significant Housing Shortage in Coming Decades, Study Says
Blog 10 months ago
The DC Region Faces Significant Housing Shortage in Coming Decades, Study Says
Source Urban Turf

Last week, a HotPads analysis concluded that the DC area needed 2,600 more apartments annually should Amazon bring its second headquarters to the...

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How Much a One-Bedroom Rents For Around DC
Blog 10 months ago
How Much a One-Bedroom Rents For Around DC
Source Urban Turf

Today, UrbanTurf takes a look around the District to see how much it costs to rent a one-bedroom unit. All About Efficiency in Cathedral Heights...

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