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Best New Listings: Bright Blues, Bay Windows and Abundant Built-Ins
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This week’s Best New Listings includes a blue house in Woodridge, a bay-filled condo in Adams Morgan and a seven-bedroom home in Chevy Chase. Keep...

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Friday's Must Reads
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Resident-only restaurants; Alexandria's underwater issues; and Michelin guide grants first three-star ranking to local restaurant. Keep reading »...

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JBG Smith Changes Course on Residential Conversion in Crystal City
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The building was the lone residential component of the firm's Central District development. Keep reading » The building was the lone residential...

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More Neighborhood Hotspots Come to Lydian + Lyric, Mount Vernon Triangle’s Newest Luxe Apartments
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More Neighborhood Hotspots Come to Lydian + Lyric, Mount Vernon Triangle’s Newest Luxe Apartments
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Lydian + Lyric, beautiful sister residences located at 4th and K Streets NW in the heart of Downtown DC, are welcoming three new high-end merchants...

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Thursday's Must Reads
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Thursday's Must Reads
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DC Council chairman plans to revise the heavily-debated Comprehensive Plan bill to add clarity and emphasize affordability. — (K. Arcieri/WBJ) The...

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Here is How Many More Apartments The DC Area Will Need if the Region Lands Amazon
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Here is How Many More Apartments The DC Area Will Need if the Region Lands Amazon
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As the twenty locales on Amazon's shortlist for a second headquarters wait with bated breath for news of a selection, many have speculated how the...

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OSLO Opens Its Third Co-living Location in Adams Morgan
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OSLO Opens Its Third Co-living Location in Adams Morgan
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Although some may debate the cost efficiency for renters, it seems that the co-living concept is working — and one such brand is expanding in DC. ...

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What About $1.9 Million Buys in DC
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What About $1.9 Million Buys in DC
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For this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf is featuring homes on the DC market for about $1.9 million. A Tudor With Many Past Lives Coming in...

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Work on Town Nightclub Redevelopment Could Begin This Month
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Work on Town Nightclub Redevelopment Could Begin This Month
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Last month, UrbanTurf reported on the redevelopment plans for the former Town Danceboutique building in Shaw. Now, it appears that work could begin...

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Cost Comparison: Renting in D.C. vs Buying a New Townhome in Bethesda
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Cost Comparison: Renting in D.C. vs Buying a New Townhome in Bethesda
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For anyone looking to live in the D.C. area, a simple search will tell you that rent prices are high. RentCafe lists the average monthly cost of...

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What an August Report Might Foretell About the Fall Housing Market in DC
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What an August Report Might Foretell About the Fall Housing Market in DC
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After 23 consecutive months of home price increases, the DC area has grown accustomed to seeing values tick up year-over-year, and those rising...

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83 Percent of Generation Z Plans to Purchase a Home Within 5 Years
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83 Percent of Generation Z Plans to Purchase a Home Within 5 Years
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A new survey from Property Shark reveals that the adults in the generation born in and after 1995 are much more optimistic about the housing market...

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Where in DC is Missing Middle Housing Not Missing?
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Where in DC is Missing Middle Housing Not Missing?
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Last year, UrbanTurf reported on the concept of the "Missing Middle", a class of housing types which bridge the gap between single-family houses...

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Under Contract: From a Week Near Rock Creek to Three Months in Adams Morgan
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Under Contract: From a Week Near Rock Creek to Three Months in Adams Morgan
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This edition of Under Contract includes a house near Rock Creek Park which went under contract in a week, a Bloomingdale rowhouse which spent two...

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Monday's Must Reads
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Monday's Must Reads
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A Great Falls couple related to royalty is accused in lawsuit of exploiting domestic employee. — (T. McCoy/WaPo) DC's high-demand housing market...

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The 5 DC Neighborhoods With a One-Month Housing Supply
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The 5 DC Neighborhoods With a One-Month Housing Supply
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This fall, there will be a number of questions about the DC housing market that will determine its trajectory. Will rising rates and prices dampen...

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Best New Listings: A Home Hidden in a House, a Hidden Block, and Hidden Spaces
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Best New Listings: A Home Hidden in a House, a Hidden Block, and Hidden Spaces
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This week’s Best New Listings include a condo that seems like a house, a home on one of DC's hidden blocks, and a rowhouse with hidden spaces. A...

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Friday's Must Reads
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Friday's Must Reads
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Startup wants to bring the fitness studio to your house with smart mirror equipped with virtual training. — (R. Raphael/Fast Co) Plenty of DC-area...

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One DC Zip Code Remains Hot When It Comes to House Flipping
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One DC Zip Code Remains Hot When It Comes to House Flipping
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As the nation's housing market continues to deal with a supply shortage, home-flipping profits are down. While the DC area is no exception in terms...

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Homes at Georgia Row at Walter Reed Selling Quickly
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Homes at Georgia Row at Walter Reed Selling Quickly
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Construction of the much-talked-about Walter Reed development has begun and promises to bring plenty of new retail and green space to upper Georgia...

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Thursday's Must Reads
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Thursday's Must Reads
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Nearly nine in 10 Detroit homebuyers paid in cash this year. — (R. Friedman/WSJ) Two years after being sold in a foreclosure auction, 9-story...

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250 Units, a Food Hall, and an Eye-Catching Entertainment Venue Planned For Fort Totten
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250 Units, a Food Hall, and an Eye-Catching Entertainment Venue Planned For Fort Totten
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Fort Totten is getting a lot of attention from developers this year, and now an older project is picking up where it left off, albeit with a very...

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While Federal Estate Tax Ceiling Doubles, DC Estate Tax Halved
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While Federal Estate Tax Ceiling Doubles, DC Estate Tax Halved
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If you feel like prices at the register are higher in DC next month, you will be correct.  Starting October 1st, several tax rate changes in the...

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Over 80 Sites Significant to Black Georgetown to be Commemorated
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Over 80 Sites Significant to Black Georgetown to be Commemorated
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Two centuries before Georgetown was entertaining the notion of $1,500/square-foot condos, it was an industrial port town where the brick streets...

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What About $800,000 Buys in DC
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What About $800,000 Buys in DC
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In this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf highlights some options for prospective homebuyers in DC with an $800,000 budget. Original Details a...

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Wednesday's Must Reads
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Wednesday's Must Reads
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A "brutiful" renovation turns 5,500 square-foot Arkansas bomb shelter to high-end bat cave on 275 acres. — (B. Schulte/NYT) Chef Tim Ma teams up to...

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371 Apartments Proposed Near Monroe Street Market in Brookland
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371 Apartments Proposed Near Monroe Street Market in Brookland
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Several hundred residential units may be headed to the area surrounding Monroe Street Market. As first reported by The Brookland Bridge, a...

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Above Asking: A $45,000 Premium in Mount Pleasant
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Above Asking: A $45,000 Premium in Mount Pleasant
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For this edition of Above Asking, UrbanTurf revisits three recently-featured listings which sold for five figures over asking price. Studio with...

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A Grand Opening 100 Years in the Making
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A Grand Opening 100 Years in the Making
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From the heart of Dupont Circle, you’ll ease down Connecticut Avenue and stroll onto N Street. In an instant, the buzz of the city fades and the...

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The Houses That Robots Built in DC
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The Houses That Robots Built in DC
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Between announcing a future concept for a historic Chevy Chase diner and debuting residences built with the help of robots, restaurateur and...

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