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Tyson's Corner development rendering See the slideshow View the video New condos in DC
Tyson’s Corner Falls Church Development Update
It may take over four decades, but Fairfax County planners say the transformation of Tyson’s Corner in Falls Church Virginia will make the area a 24-hour urban center, home to up to 100,000 residents and 200,000 jobs.
So how are things going right now?
Well, Macerich and project investor Alaska Permanent Fund Corp., have signed third-party development agreements with hotel specialist Woodbine Development Corp., multifamily developer Kettler and with Hines, which (0 comments)
2337 Champlain Street NW DC 20009 New condos in DC Adams Morgan DC New Condo Fix Seems like there's new construction everywhere we turn in DC these days. With WY18 nearly sold out, Adams Morgan lovers are looking for a new condo fix. Here are two upcoming Adams Morgan DC projects: 1700 Euclid Street NW DC 20009
Capital City Realty's 19 unit condominium project at 1700 Euclid in Adams Morgan will offer units in from the 300's. Floorplans to be 1-3 BRs. Estimated delivery is late 2012/early 2013.
The houses on Capitalsaurus Court have good bones!
Where: The 100 block of F Street SE in DC’s Capitol Hill neighborhood Why: Big things happened there How: Something strange came out of the sewer
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DC's Coolest Streets: Capitalsaurus Court About 114 years ago, on January 28, 1898 to be exact, a sewer connection dig was underway at First and F Streets, Southeast when workers unearthed a fossilized 6” x 4” portion of the spine of a large, flesh-eating dinosaur. Project manager J.K. Murphy handed (5 comments)
391 Rhode Island Avenue NW (LeDroit Park) DC 20001 New condos in DC LeDroit Park DC Conversion of Frazier Funeral Home Shut down as part of a District-wide crackdown on funeral homes, Frazier Funeral Home was purchased in September of 2011 for $850,000 to 1801 4th St NW Llc 391 Rhode I, according to MRIS records. Located in the LeDroit Park Historic District, the property is being renovated to six residential units referred to as "apartments" in documents to and from DCRA. The building permit was issued on February 16 2012. The permit summary states that the new owner will, (1 comments)
5 Reasons Buyers Choose Susan Isaacs for DC Real Estate Purchases Isaacs Team website New condos in DC DC offers a multitude of real estate options and there are nearly as many real estate agents to choose from. Why, then, do buyers opt to work with Susan Isaacs with Coldwell Banker’s Dupont office when they’re ready to purchase a Washington DC home?
Fun & Efficiency Susan makes house hunting a fun, efficient process. The right blend of enthusiasm and organization helps buyers achieve their goals while enjoying their (4 comments)
Harvard Row DC: Graduate to a Better Class of Columbia Heights Condo New condos in DC Lock 7's conversion of a Victorian home into condos is scheduled to formally unveil this Sunday. Here's a peek at pricing, floorplans and photos: The transition Harvard Row Photo 1 (not a bad looking house to start with)
Daniel O'Brien of Seasonal Pantry shows off the pantry and a new shirt while mocking yours truly New condos in DC Boutique Bar for Season Pantry and Sundevich in Shaw DC Beloved eateries Seasonal Pantry and Sundevich in DC's Shaw/Convention Center neighborhood are expanding into the (under construction) retail space adjacent to SP in order to add a bar. The partners have applied for a liquor license and, according to SP partner Daniel O'Brien on Wednesday, the bar will hold 8-10 tables and will be named A&D (Ali & Daniel, (0 comments)
Rendering of Aston Condominiums 1634 14th Street NW DC 20009 New condos in DC Aston Condominiums 1634 14th Street NW DC 20009 Floorplans & Pricing
Update August 9-15-12 11 units remain at Aston after a whirlwind pre-sale period and the developer is offering some pricing incentives per unit. M Cafe (parent store Cafe Milano) construction is well underway and the restaurant is expected to open spring 2013. Close out prices for remaining Aston units (availability subject to change): · Studio w/small terrace LL 558 SF $279,900 · 2BR/2BA (0 comments)
Who Says Summer is Slow in DC Real Estate? We know summer is for sun, surf and fun. Each year after the spring real estate frenzy, we take a break and head to the beach like these cool DC babes did back in 1919 (did they actually use oars to move those old cars along??). So why am I still working like a fiend in mid-JULY? Because, like this year's weather, there hasn't been much of a difference between spring and summer in 2012. It's still crazy out there! At this writing, there are 1574 Active listings in DC, 1331 (0 comments)
Logica Kitchen System Streamlines Storage - 07/16/12 05:57 PM
Logica Kitchen System Streamlines Storage By Valcucine Gotta love this sleek, smart kitchen design from Italian kitchen manufacturer Valcucine. It incorporates commercial style food prep spaces into a pretty residential package that closes up shop when you do. The Logica system offers everything from wine coolers to weighing scales and there's a cool compartment for everything. It makes conventional kitchens look positively prehistoric! Check out the video on YouTube and see what you think. See more interior design & decor at RoomFashion DC (0 comments)
Lionel Lofts DC Pricing 1345 14th Street NW DC 20005 Lionel Lofts Starting Sales Mid-September? New condos in DC Lionel Lofts DC Pricing 1345 14th Street NW DC 20005 There have been a few delays in getting the Lionel Lofts units to the market. So far none of the units have been MRIS listed. Perhaps some floorplan, pricing or finish tweaks are in the works? Or maybe reps are just experiencing delays in assembling sales materials. In any case, watch here for updates! About Lionel Lofts DC 1345 14th Street NW Lionel Lofts is located 2.5 blocks from the Metro. Five (0 comments)
City Market at O Washington DC New condos in DC Shaw Development If you've been in Shaw lately, you've seen the craters, the cranes, and the shell of the old O Street Makret at 7th and O where the new City Market at O project is underway. Roadside Development and Clark Construction are working towards their 2013 delivery goal for the new 71,000 SF Giant supermarket. That will be followed by the 189 room Cambria Suites Hotel in 2014. 130 condominiums are also planned for the west block of City Market at O. Read the (2 comments)
515 Q NW DC 20001 New condos in DC 515 Q Condos in Shaw to Deliver late August A hard hat tour this evening of the 515 Q condos in Shaw netted us a few additional details on the boutique project. The new construction, three-story, three unit boutique condo building at Q and 6th built by developer Devereaux Ventures is about half complete--in the finished drywall stage. What we saw at 515 Q Street condos were generously-sized bedrooms, 10-foot ceilings, 8x8 commercial black-framed front-facing windows and white low-e vinyl windows on sides and rear, a spacious yard for ground floor (2 comments)
DC Real Estate Market Report for June 2012 More DC real estate info Search DC real estate listings NVA June Real Estate Market Report The RBI (Real Estate Business Intelligence) stats are out for the month of June and they show a continued trend of rising prices, declining days on market and low inventory. In the general DC Metro area, median sale prices rose, with decreasing days-on-market and increase in sale-to-list price ratio. Much of this is attributed to low inventory levels in the region (16 consecutive months of diminishing inventory). More DC real estate market report information June listings (1 comments)
Gaslight Square Condos, Rosslyn Boulevard in Rosslyn Of note in Northern Virginia are the new Gaslight Square Condos by developer Jim Abdo. New condos in DC The new construction, luxury condo project features 3 buildings and 117 units with open "volumentric" floor plans, outdoor space, double-height 19' ceilings, direct-access elevators to upper level units and parking. Abdo's unique building design eliminates corridors, allowing all units windows on the front and rear. Gaslight Square Condominium penthouse homes have rooftop terraces, ground floor homes offer private garden patios and flats have dining balconies. Standard features include Wolf-Subzero® appliance packages, custom baths, designer (2 comments)
460 New York Avenue New condos in DC Bozzuto is giving (and getting) the green light to their proposed 63 unit condo building at 460 New York Avenue in the Mount Vernon Square neighborhood of DC. Initial plans for 460 New York Avenue call for 11 stories with lift parking, 1 BRs, efficiencies and 1 BR + Den units. Here’s the description on the WDG (architects) website: Description of 460 New York Avenue The project is an example of a thoughtful adaptive re-use of an existing building on a key prominent site; one (1 comments)
Condo Development on 9th Street NW DC - 07/03/12 07:04 AM
Condo Development on 9th Street NW DC New condos in DC 1250 9th Street NW Condos A 5-story, 54 unit condo project at 1250 9th Street NW by CAS Riegler will encompass the existing pop-up gallery contemporary wing space, reportedly retaining 65% of its original structure and adding a wooden rain screen on the facade, pop ups at the front, and a residents' garden courtyard on the interior in addition to ground floor retail. PGN Architects. And there's more condo development surrounding 1250 9th Street NW. Surrounding Development
City Center Encompasses10-acres in the heart of the District, CityCenterDC will be (1 comments)
Condos in Logan /Dupont Washington DC With the inventory shortage in DC these days, buyers are eager to learn about new condos in the hot Logan/Dupont neighborhoods of Washington DC. Here are some new construction condos delivering this year. Condos in Logan /Dupont Washington DC New condos in DC Lionel Lofts Condos
SEE THE UPDATE DECEMBER 2012 Lock & Electric Condos 14th formerly Lionel Lofts 1345 14th Street NW Lionel Lofts is located 2.5 blocks from the Metro. Five 2-bedroom units in restoration of the old Lionel Trains store, each featuring private outdoor space, high end finishes, gourmet kitchens, and (0 comments)
Southwest DC Southwest is the smallest quadrant in the District of Columbia, with a huge investment of development dollars being spent on revitalization. Read the full history of Southwest DC See real estate market data reports for Southwest DC New condos in DC History of Southwest DC
Home to the Southwest Waterfront, where a massive improvement project encompassing the Nats baseball stadium, Kastles Stadium, several marinas, residential and commercial real estate projects, the new Arena Stage, the waterfront Fish Market, and the Buzzard Point US Coast Guard headquarters is taking place. Forty-seven acres of change costing approximately $1.5 billion (1 comments)
LeDroit Park, Washington DC Read the full history of LeDroit Park DC Review the latest market data for LeDroit Park DC
History of LeDroit Park Washington DC
LeDroit Park was one of Washington's first suburbs, developed as a fenced, gated and guarded, exclusively white enclave by Amzi L. Barber, on 40 acres of land purchased from Howard University. Barber, whose second wife was Julia Louise Langdon, named the neighborhood after his father-in-law, real estate broker J. LeDroict Langdon. Amzi Lorenzo Barber (1843-1909) graduated from Ohio's Oberlin College in 1867. Following a brief stint as Principal of the Preparatory division (0 comments)
The Navy Yard, Washington DC Washington D.C. Navy Yard has been in operation since the beginning of the 19th century and is the U.S. Navy's oldest shore establishment. Read the full story on DC’s Navy Yard
History of the Washington DC Navy Yard The land for the Washington D.C. Navy Yard was purchased under an act of July 23, 1798. Forty acres on the Eastern Branch of the Potomac River (the Anacostia River) at a price of $4,000, in order to accommodate the Washington D.C. Navy Yard, which was designed as a ship-building and dock yard. Additional land was (1 comments)
Anacostia, Washington DC Read the full story on Anacostia DC The Anacostia Historic District was listed on the Naiontal Registry of Historic Places in 1978. Downtown is located at the intersection of Good Hope Road and Martin Luther King Jr Avenue in Southeast. Named after the Anacostia River, which flows from Prince George's County MD to Washington DC, joining with the Washington Channel and emptying into the Potomac River at Buzzard Point. History of Anacostia DC Anacostia takes its name from Nacotchtank, which was a settlement of Necostan or Anacostan Native Americans on the banks of the Anacostia River. The (0 comments)
July 1 2012 DC Listings To See See the full list Here's what's tour-wrothy for July in the District:
Logan Circle is one of DC's hottest markets! 1502 13TH ST NW #2, WASHINGTON, DC 20005 DC7875320 - WASHINGTON Status: Active Style: Victorian List Price: $459,999 Ownership: Condo Type: Garden 1-4 Floors Inc City/Town: WASHINGTON DC Condo/Coop Proj Name: THE RALEIGH HOUSE Age: 71 Year Built: 1941 C/C Fee: $325.00 / Monthly INTERIOR Total Bedrooms: 2 Full Baths: 1 Half Baths: 1 SQFT-Tot Fin: 800 Tax Living Area: 726 The Raleigh House is a boutique 8-unit property. MOVE IN READY, bright 2BR/1.5BA, ebony stained bamboo flrs, (2 comments)
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New Virginia and Maryland Laws July 1 2012 How are homeowners, real estate and neighborhoods affected? July 1, 2012 Here are some of the highlights of the new laws for Virginia and Maryland effective July 1 2012: Virginia Taking effect July 1 2012 is a new Virginia law requiring buyers and agents working together in an agency (0 comments)
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