H Street Corridor

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The Maryland Condos Washington DC

The brand new luxury Maryland Condominiums is located at the corner of two of DC’s most sought-after neighborhoods, the H Street Corridor and Capitol Hill.  As part of the bustling H Street Corridor, The Maryland is home to 1 and 2-bedroom residences that are elegantly finished and appointed with a host of top-shelf amenities both inside and outside.  The neighborhood is a mix of chic condos and historic Victorian homes taking the H Street-Capitol Hill North neighborhood up a notch.  The nearest Metro Station is Union Station on the Red Line, and The Maryland is convenient to transit options, including the newly opened H Street streetcar line.

Amenities include an expansive roof deck with grill, gaming, outdoor seating and spectacular views of the U.S.

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The H Street Corridor of northeast DC is preparing for its annual Street Festival on September 19, spanning 10 blocks and featuring over 200 businesses, restaurants, community organizations and merchants.  It’s a day filled with music, contests, great local food and activities.  H Street is a destination where you can live, work, eat, play and shop, which is its motto.  H Street has an interesting history.  It has been transformed from an area of urban decay only 5 years ago into one of the biggest shopping and entertainment districts in the area due to the vision of former Mayor Anthony Williams who secured funding to improve the communities surrounding H Street and bring luster back to this historical charming stretch of the city.

With a renewed

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DC Condo Boutique team member Mansour Abu-Rahmeh represented the buyer of a row house located at 902 11th Street NW Washington, DC 20002 in DC’s H Street Corridor neighborhood.  This row house features 4 BR / 3.5 BA / 2,560 SF of living space and closed on March 6, 2015 for $899,999 / $352 SF.  

This bay-front Victorian home was completely renovated by Urban Restoration in 2015.  Upscale finishes include a custom kitchen with marble countertops, a breakfast bar and wine station, marble showers, Restoration Hardware lights, exposed brick walls and an English basement with both front and rear entrances.  This home is located in DC’s blossoming H Street Corridor within walking distance of the new Whole Foods under development at 600 H Street.

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A new boutique condominium with only 16 residences will open by the end of this year, promising a “green” state of-the-art building in the heart of city living in the H Street Corridor neighborhood of DC.  H Street is pedestrian-friendly with all of the modern conveniences you need within walking distance and various transportation options to get to work all within steps of DC’s hottest neighborhood known for its entertainment, art, dining, and shopping.  Within steps of the building, there are also Biergarten Haus, H Street Country Club, H Street Farmers Market and Union Market; a new Whole Foods Market 5 blocks away is expected to open in 2016.  Transportation options include walking, nearby Union Station for trains and Metro Station, city buses and a

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Real estate is so hot right now in the popular H Street Corridor that the latest home sale went so far above the asking price that it almost reached $1 million!  In just 4 years, the home price zoomed up from $273,000 to $900,000.  The home’s astronomical value is about right with the current great demand for cool homes in the area.  This home originally sold in 2010 for $273,000; was renovated; and then sold a year later for $727,000.  The house, on the market recently for only 3 days, sold $75,000 above its asking price of $825,000 for $900,000.

This small row house though packs a punch.  The 2-bedroom home also has an income suite, plus 2.5 bathrooms, and updated kitchen and bathrooms.  The kitchen opens to a cool outdoor dining area and a parking

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DC Condo Boutique team member Donna Mank represented the buyer of a row house located at 918 7th Street NE, Washington, DC 20002 in the H Street Corridor.  This home  features 3 BR / 5.5 BA / 1,436 SF of living space and closed on September 30th, 2014 for $900,000 / $627 SF.  Two secure off-street parking spaces conveyed with this unit.

Thoroughly renovated in 2011, this three level row house in the H Street Corridor features a chef’s kitchen, elegant baths with marble floors and a large deck for outdoor entertaining.  A finished basement with in-law suite rounds out the appeal of this property.  Located on 7th Street just 1.5 blocks north of H Street, this home is close to all the action on this burgeoning corridor.

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At the corner of DC’s two popular neighborhoods---H Street and Capitol Hill---The Maryland, a brand new upscale 5-story, 84-unit condominium building, is conveniently located, luxurious, and designed with elegant interior finishes; in addition, it features top-of-the-line building amenities like an expansive roof top deck with grill and gaming and an outdoor lobby.  The Maryland is spot-on with all of the conveniences today’s young professional needs: a Concierge, staffed front desk, lobby e-bar, and underground garage parking.  There is an on-site Bikeshare and a streetcar line to fit unique transportation needs.  The neighborhood is urban and convenient.

The 1-and 2 bedroom condos offer contemporary living with an open kitchen to the dining area and

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Hipster bars and restaurants have revitalized H Street, NE, into a thriving destination not just for local residents but also for visitors and residents all over DC.   Home to a diverse community, the H Street corridor features restaurants offering foods from all over the world.  International cuisines boast Vegan, Middle Eastern, Ethiopian, Italian, Vietnamese, Caribbean, Belgian and so much more. The collection of new and exciting restaurants enhances the quality of life and stomachs in DC, especially in the vibrant walk-able neighborhood of H Street.  Yelp reviews are flooding the Internet by hip 20-somethings writing glowing reviews for their favorite DC restaurants and these are our top picks:

Atlas Room:  The small and intimate Atlas Room features

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Our baby boomer-aged readers probably remember the title track to the 1978 movie Grease staring Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta.  This popular song was recorded by none other than Frankie Valli.  To best sum up how we are feeling right now about the H Street neighborhood, just substitute "H Street" for the "Grease" in this song's refrain:

H Street is the word
H Street is the word, is the word that you heard
It's got groove it's got meaning
H Street is the time, is the place is the motion
H Street is the way we are feeling

The biggest hot spot to hit DC is a 12-block strip east of Union Station near the U.S. Capitol on H Street, N.E.  The street is filled with trendy bars, lounges, eateries and cultural venues.  At night, the sidewalks are crowded

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With the movement of young people, jobs and businesses to big cities, like Washington, DC, there has been a boom in population growth in cities rather than suburbs in most metro areas across the United States.  Cities are now rapidly replacing suburbs as the hub of economic and population growth.  A new study reveals a real urban shift in the nation’s housing market.  Neighborhoods now seen as most desirable are denser, more mixed-use and diverse.  These gentrifying neighborhoods, as they have shifted from lower-to-middle-class to middle-to-upper-class are also getting more expensive to buy homes.

Housing prices in urban neighborhoods were up 11.3%, compared to 10.2% in suburban neighborhoods, according to a new study by Trulia.  Housing prices rose

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