August 2017

Found 16 blog entries for August 2017.

brookland real estate for sale

With a small town vibe, the charming community of Brookland continues to attract new residents with affordable homes and charming appeal. The area once marketed towards those looking for a more ‘country-like’ atmosphere outside of DC, has now evolved into a blend of housing, retail and restaurants, with new redevelopment mixed in with older structures.

Mostly centered along 12th Street NE, much of the newer development in Brookland is close to the Metro stops. There are also new restaurants, though, popping up next to more established ones along 12th Street NE. The neighborhood’s walkability and ease of reaching downtown proves appealing to new and established residents.

As well, a future extension of the Metropolitan Branch Trail will take

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washington harbour condos for sale

From its amazing views to its attractive mix of housing, office space, restaurants and entertainment, Washington Harbour is a favorite waterfront destination. Bordering the Potomac River, the massive mixed-use development dates back to the early 1980s, with a vibrancy that continues to entice new residents and visitors.

These days, Washington Harbour is home to several restaurants, serving up everything from pizza and sandwiches to seafood, along with plenty of options in outdoor fun and live entertainment. The property’s fountain turns into DC’s largest outdoor skating rink each November, while the Potomac Riverboat takes guests along on a tour ranging from national monuments and memorials to views of the Kennedy Center.

You’ll also find

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arlington virginia

For the second year in a row Arlington County receives top nods when it comes to the nation’s top digital counties. The Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties generates the awards, basing their rankings on the use of technology in things such as cyber security, citizen engagement, transparency, operations and open government.

Arlington County received the top spot for 2017 for counties with populations of between 150,000 to 249,999 residents. County leaders recently picked up the award during a national conference.

In the latest ranking, the county was recognized for its open government, using technology to make more transparent and accessible government transactions, decision-making and planning. Arlington County

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franklin square park washington dc

Franklin Park is in line for a makeover, with millions of dollars earmarked to renovate the space including new walkways, a new fountain, new landscaping and a community space. It’s all part of a larger master plan for the park that the National Capital Planning Commission adopted last year and one some have had an eye on accomplishing for the past several years.

Originally created in the 1800s to protect an underground spring, the White House’s primary water source, Franklin Park is right in the middle of Downtown DC. The nearly five-acre park is the largest one in Downtown, yet desperately in need of repairs and updates.

From crumbling pavement to dying landscaping, the park also has problems with erosion and a central fountain that’s not

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james place - 1077 30th st nw dc

DC Condo Boutique team member Amir Taba represented the buyer of a James Place condo located at 1077 30th Street NW #507, Washington, DC 20007 in the Georgetown neighborhood. This condo features 2 BR / 2 BA / 1,385 SF and closed on July 31st, 2017 for $645,000 / $466 SF. One parking space conveyed with this condo.

James Place is a 7-story condo building with 77 residences that was delivered in 1981.  This development offers true walkable, urban living in a location half a block south of M Street in Georgetown.

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the lexicon condos for sale

Two new condo developments are reshaping NoMa, with luxury homes and spectacular amenities. From upscale finishes to stylish living space, new condo developments such as Lexicon and Pullman Place continue to generate new excitement in the area.

Lexicon offers more than 180 condos, with large floor plans ranging from one-bedroom units to those including two bedrooms plus a den. Priced from the low $400,000s for one of the smaller units, some of the larger units of Lexicon command prices starting in the upper $700,000s.

As well, the development also features a cascading outdoor swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness center, a community clubroom and concierge services. The development additionally includes ground floor retail space and garage

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