Blog posts about the Kalorama neighborhood in Washington DC
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Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 2:32pm. 238 Views, 0 Comments.
Kalorama Triangle is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Washington, D.C. Kalorama Triangle is a residential enclave bounded by 3 major thoroughfares: Connecticut Avenue, Calvert Street and Columbia Road. This Historic district is known for its beautiful homes and embassies nestled among tree-lined streets. The 19th century construction of bridges and the introduction of two major streetcar lines formed Kalorama Triangle and established its urban character.
The architectural styles of Kalorama Triangle are English Arts and Crafts, Georgian Revival and Mediterranean. Picturesque streets lined with restored early 20th century handsome row houses and condo developments are anchored by grand apartment buildings. Kalorama Triangle’s distinct
Thursday, April 11th, 2013 at 11:53am. 344 Views, 0 Comments.
The most expensive condo to sell in the District during March 2013 was a cooperative in Kalorama at Wendell Mansion located at 2339 Massachusetts Avenue NW #2 Washington, DC 20008. This Embassy Row residence features 4 BR / 3.5 BA / 4,000 SF. The selling price was $2.33M / $583 SF, which was 93% of the asking price.
Congratulations to selling Realtor Ben Roth of Washington Fine Properties, LLC for closing the most expensive condo/coop sale in the District in March 2013.
Honorable mention for the second most expensive DC condo sold in March 2013 was in Wesley Heights at the Towers located at 4201 Cathedral Avenue NW #1215E, Washington, DC 20016. This 7 BR / 6.5 BA / 8553 SF condo includes four parking spaces. The selling price was $1.9M which…
Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 at 9:44am. 567 Views, 0 Comments.
The most expensive condo to sell in the District during February 2013 was in Kalorama at Kalorama Square located at 1817 Kalorama Square NW #9 Washington, DC 20008. This 4 BR / 7 BA / 3,600 SF condo includes two parking spaces. The selling price was $2.0M / $556 SF, which was 93% of the asking price.
Congratulations to selling Realtor Jeanne Livingston of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. for closing the most expensive condo sale in the District in February 2013.
Honorable mention for the second most expensive DC condo sold in February 2013 was also in Kalorama at 2101 Connecticut located at 2101 Connecticut Avenue NW #83, Washington, DC 20008. This 3 BR / 3 BA co-op includes one parking space. The selling price was $1.95M which was 100% of…
Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 8:47am. 50 Views, 0 Comments.
This location on S Street in Kalorama offers convenient access to many vantage points throughout the District and is close to both Mitchell Park and Dupont Circle.
Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 11:40am. 766 Views, 0 Comments.
The luxury condo market in Washington, DC continued in a robust manner in 2012 with 88 transactions closing for $1M or more. Luxury DC condos are being purchased by those relocating to the District from outside the region as well as move-up buyers and the growing number of empty-nesters moving back into the city from the suburbs.
3303 Water Street in Georgetown and the Watergate in Foggy Bottom both had three of the top ten most expensive sales in 2012. Also making an appearance on the top ten list were the Residences at the Ritz Carlton in the West End with two top ten transactions and Kalorama Square.
Here is a summary of the top 10 DC condo/coop transactions:
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Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 12:32pm. 1,642 Views, 0 Comments.
A new condo development named The Calistoga is moving forward on California Street in Kalorma. The five story, nine unit project was designed by Ralph Cunningham of Cunningham Quill and is being developed by Murillo/Malnati Group (MMg), who most recently delivered the Woodley Wardman project in Woodley Park.
Located in Sheridan-Kalorama Historic District on the 2200 block of California Street across the street from St. Roses Catholic School, the Calistoga will have a mix of two and three bedroom units ranging in size from 900 SF to 1,850 SF. Delivery is currently planned for 2014. Here is a resource which will provide additional information about the Calistoga as it is available.
Friday, November 16th, 2012 at 4:05pm. 589 Views, 0 Comments.
The most expensive condo to sell in the District during October 2012 was in Kalorama at Kalorama Square located at 1804 Kalorama Sq NW #17, Washington, DC. This 5 BR / 5.5 BA / 3,562 SF townhouse-style condo includes four parking spaces. The selling price was $2.8M / $786 SF, which was 93% of the asking price.
Congratulations to selling Realtor Patrick Chauvin of Washington Fine Properties for closing the most expensive condo sale in the District in October 2012.
Honorable mention for the second most expensive DC condo sold in October 2012 was also in Kalorama at the St Nicholas located at 2230 California St NW, #4B-E, Washington, DC. This 3 BR / 3 BA / 2,083 SF condo includes one parking space. The selling price was $1.355M / $651 SF…
Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 8:22pm. 1,233 Views, 0 Comments.
Located in Kalorama at the Corner of Connecticut Avenue and Kalorama Road is the Dresden. This pre-war condo building is featured in James Goode's Best Addresses and represents one of developer Harry Wardman's most exquisite Georgian Revival projects. The Dresden is a sister development to Wardman's Northumberland development located at New Hampshire and V in Dupont Circle.
The Dresden was completed and opened in 1910 as an apartment house. It was grand for its day with large apartments, wide hallways and a marble wainscoting-clad lobby. In 1974 the Dresden was converted from apartments to condos which were priced from $37,500 for an 874 SF unit to $135,000 for the largest unit with 3,175 SF.
Notable residents of the Dresden include Nellie Taylor
Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 7:52am. 716 Views, 0 Comments.
The Embassy Row area of Washington, DC is loosely defined as Massachusetts Avenue and its cross streets between Thomas Circle and Ward Circle. This Stretch of Mass Ave is home to over 50 embassies and spectacular late 19th and early 20th century Beaux-Arts and Georgian Revival estate homes. Massachusetts Avenue along with Pennsylvania Avenue are DC's widest roads which provides a sense of grandness and importance to the Embassy Row area.
The section of Massachusetts Avenue that runs between Sheridan Circle and Scott Circle was coined "Millionaires Row" for the captains of industry that built trophy homes to showcase their wealth. Industry titans in the mining, railroad, banking and publishing industries all settled in this area. This was "the"
Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 3:29pm. 1,373 Views, 0 Comments.
The latest DC condo conversion project to hit the market is The Marvin in Kalorama. This project is the conversion of the Woburn Apartments located in the 1900 block of Kalaorama Road. This project went through the Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act (TOPA) and 23 tenants went ahead and purchased their units. The remaining units in the development are now available for sale.
The Woburn Apartment building was acquired in August 2011 by Adams-Kalorama, LLC whose principals are real estate developers Martin Segal and John W. Holmes of Adams Investment Group, LLC. After conversion the Marvin will have the following 37 units: seven studios; (20) one bedrooms and (10) two bedrooms. The Marvin is a 5-story brick building that was originally built in
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