February 2019

Found 10 blog entries for February 2019.

the belvedere - 600 n oak st arlington

For full-service condos in Arlington, The Belvedere enjoys an impressive location and a well-established reputation in the DC area. Constructed in the mid to late 1980s, the property sits at the top of a Rosslyn hill, with two 19-story towers connected via a lobby.

Home to more than 500 private residences, the condos of The Belvedere allow for an influx of natural light to flow throughout the homes from the glass-enclosed balconies. A real treat for buyers, the balconies offer up the enjoyment of not only some impressive views, but also the addition of a unique living space you won’t often find with other condos in the area.

Options start with one-bedroom floor plans, however some of the larger units allow for three-bedrooms. Ranging from around

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the atrium - arlington va

From the tranquility of its delightful lobby waterfall to its glass elevators, The Atrium offers up a contemporary take on condominium living in Rosslyn. Constructed in the mid 1980s, the landmark property sits at the top of a hill, supplying commanding views of the surrounding area and some impressive added amenities.

The Atrium is home to around 350 private residences, spread across 13-stories of stylish living space. The condos are known for their floor-to-ceiling windows, serving up outstanding views of Georgetown and the Potomac River.

In addition, you’ll find such high-end extras throughout the homes as marble baths and hardwood flooring, along with large closets. Many units have been updated and remodeled throughout the years, now

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 ballston row - arlington va

For sophisticated town home living in Arlington, consider the open floor plans and modern conveniences of a Ballston Row lifestyle. The property offers the enjoyment of up to four-levels of living space, complimented by a two-car garage and a rooftop deck, supplying the added luxury of extra space for both living and entertaining.

With the feel of a neighborhood setting yet the convenience of sitting close to everything you need and desire in the Arlington area, the town homes offer residents the best of both worlds. It’s possible to walk to the closest Metro stop, or take a leisurely stroll to the many nearby options in dining, shopping and entertainment.

As an extra benefit the property sits just across the street from an elementary school,

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union station - washington dc

Maintaining a rich history in the DC area, Union Station continues to stand today as a grand example of the region’s past and its bright future. Still a major train station and transportation hub in DC, Union Station is also a destination.

Located near the Capitol Building, the station first opened to the public in the early 1900s, a joint project of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad and the Pennsylvania Railroad. Flash forward several decades and the location began servicing at least tens of thousands of passengers a day, even more so during World War II.

As the years passed, though, the public began looking to other forms of transportation. With more and more people traveling by car or by plane, demand dropped for rail service.

In the 1960s

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park view - washington dc

For a quiet urban neighborhood in Northwest DC, you may want to take another look at Park View. While extremely close to other well-known areas such as Howard University, Petworth and Columbia Heights, Park View is its own community and maintains its own unique identity.

This residential community is quietly adding in new development, with most retail space found along Georgia Avenue. In the past decade or so neighbors have seen the addition of a pharmacy, new restaurants and new bars. The area’s also added in new residences and mixed-use development, including retail space and rental apartments, providing even more options for prospective residents to consider in Park View.

Developers are seeing that more and more young couples are looking for

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 hollin hills home

You may hear the terms modern and contemporary when describing a home style and design, but in reality they’re two different things. While they do have some things in common, having a grasp of the key differences can help ensure you get the home you’re dreaming of. Both generally feature minimal accents and furnishings, plus the lines are usually clean and the space is open.

Contemporary

When it comes to architecture, contemporary is constantly changing, but generally reflects the style of the moment. In other words, it could mean a mix of different styles, including modern, art deco and postmodern, or even something else. Contemporary is more reflective of a buyer’s taste and the times.

You may find things like eco-friendly and energy

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penn eleven - 1111 pennsylvania ave se dc

For luxury condos on Capitol Hill, Penn Eleven presents classic elegance in a landmark setting. Found right along prestigious Pennsylvania Avenue, Penn Eleven tops Frager’s Hardware store and a future ground-level restaurant, with nearly three-dozen sophisticated and tasteful condo units for residents to choose from.

The re-development project blends new construction with the building’s original, historic façade, coming together to infuse a new beginning for the property in a desirable location. Choices range from a one- to a two-bedroom unit, while other residences of the property add in a den for extra flexibility. In addition, you’ll also find some even more impressive penthouse units with Penn Eleven.

With some of the smallest residences

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northern exchange - 1401 r st nw dc

For industrial style lofts in Logan, it’s worth exploring the possibilities of Northern Exchange. The conversion property offers up choices ranging from studios to two-bedroom units, with three-dozen different residences found within the five-story property.

Originally constructed at the turn-of-the-century for a telephone company, the building was later converted into loft-style condos by PN Hoffman just a few years ago, and delivered in 2013. Starting at around 500 square feet of living space, some of the largest units of Northern Exchange command around 1,000 square feet of living space.

New buyers and residents are treated to stainless steel appliances and some private terraces for desirable outdoor space. As well, other additions include

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avidian - 1211 Van St SE DC

Brand new condos are headed to the Capitol Riverfront, with sales beginning soon for the units of Avidian. This new DC property offers your choice of studios, one- and two-bedroom residences, along with penthouse units serving up sweeping views of the surrounding city and area monuments.

The 14-story property provides a total of more than 170 private residences, including more traditional floor plans as well as some walk-up townhomes. Developed by Monument Realty, the new Avidian property mixes industrial design elements with mid-century modern style points, blending together to make one of the most desirable new residential properties slated for the area.

Future buyers have their choice of finishes at Avidian, including marble and quartz

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carlyle district - alexandria va

Set in an area known more for its historic charm, the Carlyle District of Alexandria certainly stands out. Made up of parks and open space, the district also delights in its more urban conveniences.

Mostly home to large town homes and upscale condo developments, the area is also the setting for office space, shops and dining, plus hotels and entertainment offerings. Residential options here include the Carlyle Towers, a high-rise tower with more than 300 private residences. Options with the property range from one- to three-bedroom units in Carlyle Towers.

Additional residential options exist within the Condos at Carlyle Square. The property features loft-style units just steps away from area shops, restaurants and theaters. For those in search

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