Search Results for:

You are here

DC Attorney General Inquires About Short-Term Rentals at 33 Apartment Buildings
Blog 12 months ago
DC Attorney General Inquires About Short-Term Rentals at 33 Apartment Buildings
Source Urban Turf

Over the past two years, top brass in DC have been concerned over how to regulate short-term rentals and prevent the practice from depleting the...

Share
How Will DC's New Zoning Rules on Building Measurements Affect Developers?
Blog 12 months ago
How Will DC's New Zoning Rules on Building Measurements Affect Developers?
Source Urban Turf

The update to DC's zoning regulations in 2016 certainly accomplished a lot, but the amendments to the zoning code also contained some gaps. Last...

Share
$12,000 a Year: The Hidden Costs of Owning a Home in the DC Area
Blog 12 months ago
$12,000 a Year: The Hidden Costs of Owning a Home in the DC Area
Source Urban Turf

While buying a home may be cheaper than renting for those staying put for at least seven years, homeownership costs extend beyond mortgage payments...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
H Street Apartment Building Appeals Apartel-Related Revocation of C of O
Source Urban Turf

Station House has been in the news this summer for hotel-like circumstances. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
The Red Rocks Residences: 26 Apartments Proposed Around Columbia Heights Pizzeria
Source Urban Turf

The 26-unit building would hug the Columbia Heights location of the restaurant. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
The 40% Jump in Brentwood
Source Urban Turf

In 2018 thus far, "40" has been the magic number in Brentwood. Keep reading » The 40% Jump in Brentwood

Share
Blog 12 months ago
Tuesday’s Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Designing for dementia; a conversion from condo to office; and 15 percent of DC landlords reject voucher recipients. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
The 1,925 Units On the Boards For Buzzard Point
Source Urban Turf

Following the debut of Audi Field, UrbanTurf continues our updated development rundown with a look at what's in the works for Buzzard Point. Keep...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
132 Apartments Atop Retail: Previewing the Plans for the Town Nightclub Site
Source Urban Turf

One month after Town's last night in town, plans for redevelopment of the Shaw nighclub are coming into focus. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
What Around $1.5 Million Buys in the DC Area
Source Urban Turf

For this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf rounds up some options for DC area buyers looking to spend $1.5 million. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 12 months ago
Monday’s Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

An app to incentivize smart commuting choices; a playground made for Instagram; and a touch of Mazza Gallerie in Mount Pleasant. Keep reading »...

Share
Monday's Must Reads
Blog 12 months ago
Monday's Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Home of Mount Pleasant nonprofit was built as a home and shares history with Mazza Gallerie. — (J. Kelly/WaPo) IncenTrip app aims to rewards users...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
The DC Neighborhoods Where Home Prices Have Dropped the Most in 2018
Source Urban Turf

Earlier this year, UrbanTurf took a look at the DC neighborhoods where home prices had appreciated the most in 2018. Today, we examine the areas...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Best New Listings: Four Bedrooms in Foxhall Village and Wired Up in Truxton Circle
Source Urban Turf

This week’s Best New Listings includes a four-bedroom in Foxhall and a Truxton Circle rowhouse. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
101 Affordable Units Proposed for Former School on Buzzard Point
Source Urban Turf

It's not deja vu, it's phase two. Keep reading » 101 Affordable Units Proposed for Former School on Buzzard Point

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Friday’s Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Home is where the soccer pitch is; power lines drain property values; and DC's poor track record for repairing and replacing housing. Keep reading ...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Raze Application Foreshadows Fannie Mae Redevelopment
Source Urban Turf

The application has been filed to level a three-story parking garage on the Wisconsin Avenue campus. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
How Many People Are on the Move in the DC Area?
Source Urban Turf

ATTOM's pre-mover index indicates the DC metro area has the fifth-highest percentage of people expected to move next quarter. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
One in 10 Airbnb Hosts Are Teachers
Source Urban Turf

A new report from Airbnb illustrates how many teachers are dependent on Airbnb income. Keep reading » One in 10 Airbnb Hosts Are Teachers

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Thursday’s Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

The East Coast's first deaf-owned brewery; the future of development on Lee Highway; and widespread real estate improprieties, from mortgage fraud...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
$188,000 Above Asking in Georgetown
Source Urban Turf

In this installment of Above Asking, UrbanTurf revisits three previously-featured listings which sold for $59,000-$188,000 over listing price. Keep...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
A “Netflix” for Real Estate?
Source Urban Turf

Trulia is releasing a new Neighborhoods view aggregating video and information to help users visualize a neighborhood before they buy. Keep reading...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
More Glass, More Rocks and a Refined Restaurant Terrace for Buzzard Point Coast Guard Redevelopment
Source Urban Turf

A year after the Zoning Commission approved a planned redevelopment of the Coast Guard headquarters in Buzzard Point, the developers are returning...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Wednesday’s Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Ill-advised housing caps proposed in PG County; Maryland's state parks are getting too popular; and a Virginia-style home in California. Keep...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Ted Leonsis’ Georgetown Condo Finds a Buyer
Source Urban Turf

The Washington Capitals and Wizards owner listed his Georgetown condo in April. The $3.2 million listing went under contract last week. Keep...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Could a New Non-Profit Doom a Planned 16th Street Development?
Source Urban Turf

A group of local residents is applying for a zoning map amendment which would affect the future of the recently-approved development. Keep reading ...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
My Style Quick-Move Homes: New, Personalized Homes Ready in Two Months
Source Urban Turf

Brookfield Residential is giving home shoppers the opportunity to create a personalized new home and take the keys in less than half the time of...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Tuesday’s Must Reads
Source Urban Turf

Mapping the region's bike trails; solar subscriptions for Marylanders and a Pepco substation for MVT; and the development of Japanese modernism and...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Under $500,000 and Under Contract in a Week or Less
Source Urban Turf

This week's edition of Under Contract revisits two recently-featured listings which went under contract in a week or less. Keep reading »...

Share
Blog 1 year ago
Over 2,000 Residences and a Central Park: The Plans for Upper Rockville Pike
Source Urban Turf

Here is what Fivesquares Development is proposing for a nearly 2 million square-foot development adjacent to Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro station....

Share