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11th street bridge parkGraphic: OLA and Olin Studios

DC has some big plans for its visionary new 11th Street Bridge Park. Modeled after such locations as New York’s High Line, the park will eventually transform an old Anacostia River crossing into DC’s first elevated public park.

Scheduled to open in 2023, the park plans to link up the Capitol Riverfront with Anacostia, together sharing in cultural space and green space, high above the river. While bringing in such features as an amphitheater and an environmental center, the park aims to cover about three-acres with plazas, performances and public art.

The grand plan, however, involves much more than just an eventual park constructed in the area. Supporters hope that it will also someday serve as more of a way to

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capitol riverfront - washington dc

As DC’s fastest growing neighborhood, there’s plenty to do, see and explore at the Capitol Riverfront. Set right alongside the Anacostia River, the area is filled with restaurants, entertainment options and opportunities to get out on the water.

A rebranding of the old Navy Yard, the reimagined area is quickly growing in interest and in popularity in the DC area. While the former Navy shipyard still plays an important role for the US Navy and in history, it now includes much, much more.

You’ll still find the National Museum of the US Navy here, but the area once widely known as Navy Yard has grown into its own. The Capitol Riverfront is now home to the Washington Nationals, and quickly attracting more and more businesses to its office space.

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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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the bower at the yards - washington dc

Already more than 50-percent sold, more and more condo buyers are discovering the unique opportunities that exist within The Bower. The new condo building sits in The Yards of the Capitol Riverfront, delivering a vibrant location and admirable added amenities.

The nearly 140 condos that make up The Bower range from studios to penthouse level, three-bedroom designs. While the sophisticated new homes start at around 575 square feet of living space, a much larger penthouse unit provides more than 1,500 square feet of living space, topped off by large terraces.

Added features of the homes include some private balconies, along with such desirable extras as wide-plank hardwood flooring, high ceilings and sweeping floor-to-ceiling windows. As well, the

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the bower - 1331 4th st se dc

DC developer PN Hoffman meets The Yards with an exciting new collection of condo homes called The Bower. This new property boasts your choice of everything from a studio floor plan on up to a penthouse unit, all topping thousands of square feet of ground-level retail space and parking.

The only condos currently for sale at The Yards, The Bower brings a new sophistication to the area, with an array of inspirational designs suited to a variety of lifestyle needs. Common features and finishes of the new residences include high ceilings, wide-plank hardwood floors and walls of glass.

As well, the homes include upgraded appliances and cabinetry. In addition, some units of The Bower come complete with a private balcony for enjoying sweeping views of

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the bower - 1331 14th st se washington dc

Condos are now selling at The Yards, where plans call for bringing more than 130 new condo units to buyers with the opening of the area’s first condominium building. The Bower, which isn’t expected to officially open to residents until early next year, is already open for sales, with the option of everything from a cozy studio to a three-bedroom residence.

The sophisticated condos come in a variety of different floor plans, including several penthouse units. While the studios start at around 575 square feet of living space, the largest residences of The Bower, some of the penthouse plans, additionally offer up space for a den and upwards of 2,100 square feet of living space, in addition to large private terraces.

As well, some of the other units

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peninsula 88 - 88 v street sw dc

With the option of one- and two-bedroom condos plus penthouse units, Peninsula 88 brings a new option in waterfront living to the DC area.  This eight-story high-rise provides room for more than 100 condominium homes in an ideal setting in Buzzard Point.

Surrounded on three sides by water, Peninsula 88 offers condos ranging from around 700 square feet to some of around 1,400 square feet in size, priced starting in the $500,000s. Designed by Eric Colbert & Associates, the building backs up to Buzzard Point Marina and Buzzard Point Park, just a short walk from major redevelopment in the area.

It joins a range of exciting other projects in Buzzard Point, from the new D.C. United Stadium to additional housing and retail space at the site of the

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kramerbooks & afterwords washingotn dcPhoto: Victor Solanoy

While politics obviously play a central role for many living in DC, sometimes the real treasure of a DC lifestyle is discovering the hidden gems of some of the area’s neighborhoods. With that in mind, we’ve come up with a list of some of our favorite independent DC bookstores.

Politics & Prose

Staying with the political theme, Politics & Prose is a true Connecticut Avenue delight. Found in Chevy Chase, the bookstore commonly hosts notable authors for readings and discussions. The store additionally boasts a large section just for kids and teens, plus a friendly and helpful staff. Other locations are now open at The Wharf and a third location is coming to Union Market.

Kramerbooks & Afterwords

Kramerbooks & Afterwords

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the velocity condos dc

With your choice of a studio, one- or two-bedroom condo, The Velocity presents modern options in living within the Capitol Riverfront. The 200-unit high-rise is a newer construction addition to the neighborhood, complimenting a major revitalization project that’s brought renewed excitement to the area over the past few years.

The 14 luxurious stories of brick and glass offer up the advantage of floor-to-ceiling windows and some private balconies for admiring the vibrancy of the newly updated neighborhood. Located mere steps away from sites and attractions such as Nationals Park, the Anacostia River, unique restaurants and popular boutiques, the area joins a thriving neighborhood that’s transcending into one of the most enviable places to live, work

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the bower at the yards

Surrounded by a vibrant neighborhood filled with restaurants, shops and endless entertainment, The Bower presents a wealth of options for prospective new condo owners in the DC area. This exciting new community is coming to The Yards, the very first condo development slated for the riverfront area.

The sophisticated condos range from studios and one-bedrooms on up to two-bedrooms and even penthouse units, with a number of different floor plans to appeal to new buyers. Prices start in the mid $300,000s, with some of the penthouse units commanding prices starting at around $1.5 million. The contemporary-style, glass and brick building will offer more than 130 separate condos when finished, with delivery of the building set for early 2019.

The

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