DC Condo Boutique

long bridge park - national landing

With millions of square feet of commercial space and upwards of 100-acres of land ripe for development, National Landing provides plenty of appeal overlooking the DC area. Set right alongside the Potomac River, National Landing, however, is also known for its green space and outdoor recreational possibilities at area parks.

Crystal City Water Park

Options include the Crystal City Water Park in Arlington. The park offers up a great place to sit and relax with friends and family. While not necessarily a water park in theory, there is a fountain at the park and it provides a relaxing location to listen to the rushing water or sit under the shade of one of the tables and area benches. You’ll find live music on certain summer nights for added

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perla - 810 o st nw dc

Sales should open soon at Perla, one of the newest mixed-use buildings planned for the Shaw neighborhood. The nine-story building will soon provide dozens of new condos and underground parking to the area. In addition, the new property brings in thousands of square feet or retail space, soon to be located on the ground floor of the building.

Previously the site of a prominent church, the cathedral closed its doors several years ago, eventually torn down to make room for developers to construct the new property. Located at 9th Street and O Street NW, this puts future residents within easy access of shopping, dining and entertainment offerings.

Meanwhile, options for new buyers will include either a one- or a two-bedroom condo, with most

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eclipse on center park - 3600-3650 s glebe rd arlington

Abundant amenities and a superb address mark the site of Eclipse on Center Park. Found in the Crystal City area of Southern Arlington, the two-building property features hundreds of units in all, with two buildings and a full 11-stories of private condos, amenities and mixed-use space.

Built in the mid 2000s, Eclipse on Center Park in National Landing offers up your choice of studios and one-bedroom units, along with some much larger two-bedroom units, as well. This provides plenty of options for new residents moving to the area.

All of the homes of Eclipse are treated to such desirable features as open floor plans and modernly appointed kitchens. As well, you will also find upscale additions such as hardwood flooring.

Ranging in size from

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the bower - 1300 4th st se dc

Now more than 60-percent sold, new residential units are going fast in The Yards. The only condos currently available for sale in the area, The Bower offers your choice of studios, one-bedroom and even penthouse units complete with three bedrooms, plus extraordinary private features and a virtually unmatched address.

Common features of the homes include the desirability of hardwood flooring, high ceilings and generous, floor-to-ceiling glass. In addition, new buyers are treated to Italian cabinetry and upscale appliances. With nearly 140 condos in all, the 10-story property offers the sophistication of stylish new construction, complimented by enviable surroundings.

Along with all of the private luxuries, condo owners within The Bower also enjoy

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trinidad real estate - washington dc

If H Street fits your style but not your budget, you may want to try looking for your next home in Trinidad. While once saddled with a less desirable reputation, Trinidad has since grown into its own.

This modest neighborhood is now known for its tidy yards, with visible signs of new construction and renovation all across the area. While no doubt benefiting from the nearby development seen in NoMa and the H Street corridor, Trinidad is now celebrating some of its own successes.

Originally developed in the 1800s, the neighborhood has seen a true resurgence in popularity in more recent time, and is now regarded as one of DC’s up-and-coming neighborhoods. In turn, many homes in the area are selling fast.

Mostly filled with a mix of

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glover archbold park dcFlickr: Lauren Rauk

At more than 180-acres in size, Glover Archbold Park presents a desirable alternative for many locals and visitors hoping to escape the more urban surroundings. Found not far from Georgetown University or from several area neighborhoods, the park was originally named after two former landowners, now overseen by the National Park Service.

An extension of Rock Creek Park, the site presents a more natural location for enjoying the outdoors, from the hiking trails to the streams and the wooded terrain. Bicycles, motorized vehicles and off-leash dogs aren’t allowed in the park, but it is an extremely popular location for jogging, hiking and even dog walking.

One of the most frequented locations in the region is the Glover Archbold

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crystal gateway - 1300 crystal drive - arlington va

Luxury living meets an urban environment in the graceful sophistication of Crystal Gateway. Easily distinguished by its curved architecture and towering design, the building is a tribute to the Crystal City neighborhood in which it resides.

With the luxury of only up to four units per floor, the building is home to more than 170 residences in a high-rise setting. First delivered in the early 1980s, the boutique property includes several options in two- to three-bedroom floor plans, with around 1,500 square feet to upwards of 2,700 square feet of living space for one of the much larger and more spacious penthouse units.

Common features of the homes include the open floor plans, as well as a mix of hardwoods and tile flooring, large closets and

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 flats at pierce court - 1245 pierce street n arlington

A sales center is now open, giving prospective residents a first look at the new Flats at Pierce Court. The new Arlington property brings with it modern new condos, with the option of only a dozen select units for buyers to choose from.

Available condos start at two-bedrooms and two-baths, priced starting in the high $400,000s. While the smallest floor plan features around 700 square feet of living space and a balcony, there are also some two-bedroom plans that allow for even more square footage, some of which offer up both a private terrace and a balcony and are priced in the high $500,000s.

The two-bedroom, two-bath units are all located on the first two floors of the building. Meanwhile, the remaining three floors of the building provide

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porto vecchio - 1250 s washington st alexandria va

With its Italian-style architecture and Mediterranean influence, the Porto Vecchio condos of Alexandria present sophisticated options in riverfront living. With views overlooking the Potomac River, Dyke Marsh and the Belle Haven Marina, this exceptional Old Town property offers up delightful scenery and admirable amenities.

Shared features of a Porto Vecchio lifestyle include the property’s swimming pool and fitness center, along with tennis courts and a sauna. In addition, the property also supplies limousine service to its residents, the convenience of a 24-hour front desk and underground garage parking.

Meanwhile, the nearby Belle Haven Marina makes room for a busy sailing school, while a park offers up desirable green space to residents. The

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penn_eleven - 1111 pennsylvania ave se dc

Blending new construction with the historic façade of an older building, new luxury options are now selling on Capitol Hill, with the inclusion of the new Penn Eleven development. Set to deliver soon, Penn Eleven brings with it the choice of nearly three-dozen new condominium units.

Options extend from one-bedroom plus a den floor plans to two-bedrooms plus a den and even some generously appointed penthouse units. With up to around 2,200 square feet of living space, the condos of Penn Eleven start priced around $600,000.

New buyers can expect to find such high-end additions in the homes as quartz countertops, wide plank hardwood flooring, crown molding and some custom-built additions. As well, buyers will also find high-end, designer appliances

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