U Street Corridor

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Now one of DC’s most vibrant areas, U Street also holds a lot of history. U Street and its surrounding neighborhood have had a lot of ups and downs over the years and decades, but these days its future is definitely looking bright once again.

First developed around the late 1800s and early 1900s, the Victorian-style architecture of the neighborhood quickly grew with the demand for more housing. Developers put down streetcar tracks as more and more homes and businesses went up.

Soon adopting the nickname of “Black Broadway”, U Street served an important role in the emerging African American entertainment community. Home at the time to some of the city’s most notable African American-owned businesses, you’ll also find some notable names still

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Alive with an exciting mix of places to go and things to do, the U Street Corridor remains one of the most vibrant destinations in the DC area. This trendy location is not only extremely popular with area residents, but also appeals to visitors, as well.

Now one of the most eclectic locations in Northwest DC, the U Street Corridor mostly stretches along U Street from 8th Street NW to 18th Street NW. The neighborhood has had its ups and downs over the years, though.

Once a thriving African American theater and music community, the area was affectionately dubbed Black Broadway, traced to locals such as jazz great Duke Ellington. While you’ll still find notable jazz clubs and nightlife in the area, the neighborhood changed somewhat over the years

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Routinely ranked as one of the nation’s most walkable cities, DC prides itself on neighborhoods that allow residents to live within an easy walk of area grocery stores, shops, restaurants and even jobs. While DC already boasts many of these neighborhoods, a strong demand continues to drive new development in locations such as Navy Yard, soon be filled with thousands of new residences, retail space, parks and hotel rooms.

It’s a trend that’s been repeated across DC as local leaders aim new mixed-use development at bringing new life to certain neighborhoods. By transforming certain areas with new residential units, green space, walkways, grocery stores and shops, developers aim to capitalize on the high premium for walkable neighborhoods, even in a

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2030 Atlantic Plumbing - 2030 8th st nw dc

DC Condo Boutique team member Amir Taba represented the buyer of a 2030 Atlantic Plumbing condo located at 2030 8th Street NW #PH-001, Washington, DC 20001 in the U Street Corridor neighborhood. This penthouse condo features 2 BR / 2 BA / 1,848 SF and closed on June 22nd, 2017 for $1,400,000 / $758 SF. One parking space conveyed with this condo.

This gorgeous bi-level penthouse features a spectacular 700+ square foot private roof deck, floor-to-ceiling windows, and an expansive master suite. 2030 Atlantic Plumbing was designed by Morris Adjmi and has a concierge, gym with a view and a party room.

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From Florida Avenue to Thomas Circle, popular 14th Street is packed with places to go and things to see, but perhaps the best way to do it is by taking a long, leisurely stroll. That’s because this stretch of roadway was specifically designed to appeal to pedestrians, and it all happened just over the past couple of years.

Decades ago 14th Street had a much different reputation, but eager developers and investors moved in, bringing boutiques, restaurants and prospective new residents. The city helped, too, by dropping the speed limit, adding in more stoplights and shrinking the road down to just two lanes where there used to be six. The Department of Transportation also added in bike lanes, replaced sidewalks and put in new streetlights, altogether

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the visio - 2109 10th St nw dc

DC Condo Boutique team member Mansour Abu-Rahmeh represented the buyer of a Visio condo located at 2109 10th Street NW #201, Washington, DC 20001 in the U Street Corridor neighborhood. This condo features 2 BR / 1 BA / 964 SF and closed on September 7th, 2016 for $621,000 / $644 SF.

The contemporary, refined Visio condo development was designed by Sorg Architects and built by Robertson Development. Upscale appointments include a private terrace, floor-to-ceiling windows, oak floors and a chef’s kitchen with Silestone counters and KitchenAid appliances.

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lofts at 1111 w

The newly renovated Lofts at 1111 W are now selling, providing extraordinary options in modern living within the U Street Corridor. Originally delivered in the early 2000s, the new designs offer soaring 18-foot ceilings and the unique addition of a loft area, providing a full two stories of living space for residents to enjoy.

With industrial style elements, these modern homes have been upgraded with new fixtures and finishes, plus new and upgraded stone countertops and contemporary cabinetry. As well, the homes now feature new appliances and a bright and open interior. Generously appointed with two-bedrooms and 2.5-baths, the homes also include a fireplace and 1500 square feet of living space.

Now including 14 loft-style condominium homes, the

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lumen condominiums - 1405 W St NW Washington, DC

The brand new Lumen Condos in the prime location along14th Street, NW in the U Street Corridor neighborhood are nearly sold out. The boutique building features 18 condos and ground floor retail, amazing views, sophisticated elegant finishes, and a high Walk Score of 98; in addition, the Lumen is walking distance to the U Street Metro Station. The Lumen is surrounded by restaurants, entertainment and shopping in the popular U Street Corridor at the corner of 14th and W Streets, NW.

The 1 and 2-bedroom elegantly appointed units range in size from 748-1,130 square feet, offering residences with distinctive floor-to-ceiling windows, white oak hardwood floors throughout, white quartz counters in the kitchens, energy-efficient appliances, modern white

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2030 Atlantic Plumbing - 2030 8th St NW DC

DC Condo Boutique team member Phil Leverrier represented the buyer of a 2030 Atlantic Plumbing condo located at 2030 8th Street NW #301 Washington, DC 20001 in DC’s U Street Corridor neighborhood. This condo features 1 BR / 1 BA / 694 SF and closed on December 16, 2015 for $509,900 / $734 SF.

This newly constructed condo features 10 ft floor-to-ceiling industrial windows, a sleek contemporary kitchen with European cabinetry, Quartz countertops and subway tiled backsplashes. Building amenities at 2030 Atlantic Plumbing include a fitness center, resident lounge, full-service concierge and reserved garage parking. 2030 Atlantic Plumbing is located at the corner of 8th and V Streets in DC’s U Street Corridor.

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the moderno 1935 12th St NW Washington DC

DC Condo Boutique team member Donna Mank represented the buyer of a condo at The Moderno located at 1935 12th Street NW #1, Washington, DC 20009 in DC’s U Street Corridor neighborhood. This two-level unit features 2 BR / 2 BA / 1,626 SF and closed on September 2, 2015 for $1,140,000 / $701 SF. This condo conveyed with one parking space.

The Moderno is a U Street Corridor condo building was delivered in 2009 by Robertson Development. The main level of this unit is flooded with light and features 20 ft ceilings and over-sized industrial windows. Luxury appointments in this condo include a gourmet kitchen with Porcelanosa Cabinetry, master-bedroom suite with a spa bath and a generously-sized rear patio.

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