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Mount Pleasant is one of the most established and sought-after neighborhoods in Washington, DC. Due to this, space can be limited and on the pricier side for potential buyers. There are plenty of one-bedroom condominiums available, often in larger complexes such as Embassy Condominiums, Kenyon Street Condo, Renaissance Condominium, Northbrook Condominium, and Park Road Condominium. These may be your best choice in terms of affordability in the neighborhood. Most of these condos are situated on Mount Pleasant Street NW and 16th Street NW. Mount Pleasant offers a great location close to Adams Morgan, the Columbia Heights Metro station, and downtown DC, while providing a small village feel for residents. It provides easy access to all the amenities these…
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Buying a fixer-upper in Washington, DC is a great way to save money and have renovations done yourself, the way you want them done. When flippers purchase a home and renovate it, they are often profiting $200,000-$300,000 when they sell the property in the current DC real estate economy. Cutting out the middle man could lead to a great amount of savings for a home buyer. One neighborhood in the District that offers a number of fixer-uppers is Petworth. More and more of these properties are being snatched up by developers and renovated for a large profit. Petworth is a neighborhood on the rise in the last few years, and it offers bargains compared to nearby neighborhoods Columbia Heights, U Street Corridor, and Shaw. Much of the real estate in this area…
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If you’re looking for a brand new condominium in one of the District’s most famous neighborhoods, we have just the place for you! Ontario 17, located at 2550 17th Street NW in Adams Morgan, is set to open in May. This six-story property will consist of 80 one- and two-bedroom condos, complete with street level retail and a luxury rooftop deck. You will be located just a few blocks from the heart of Adams Morgan, and within short walking distance of the Columbia Heights and Woodley Park-Zoo Metro stations. Adams Morgan oftens dozens of eating, drinking, and shopping establishments for your enjoyment. It is one of the most bustling social neighborhoods in Washington, DC. The Ontario Theater used to occupy the space that Ontario 17 now does, and that history…
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A two-bedroom, two-bathroom condominium available immediately in Northwest DC! 760 Girard St. NW #101 is located where the Columbia Heights, Park View, and Pleasant Plains neighborhoods come together. This 1,019 square-foot, two-level unit has been completely remodeled with hardwood floors and a granite/ceramic kitchen and bathrooms. It comes with a myriad of appliances, including a washer, dryer, microwave, refrigerator, stove, garbage disposal, and icemaker. There is also a large outdoor patio which is great for furniture and a grill. The condo comes with off-street parking for two vehicles. The Columbia Heights Metro station on the yellow/green line is a few blocks to the west, and Howard University is just one block away to the east. I-395 is…

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Petworth is a Washington, DC neighborhood on the rise. It is one of the largest areas in the District by geography, and over the last decade has seen a great deal of investment and transformation. Sprawling north from the Georgia Avenue-Petworth Metro station on the yellow & green lines, this once struggling neighborhood is a bargain hunter’s dream. There are dozens of row houses in Petworth, many made of brick and nearing a century old. A good number of these have been renovated since the turn of the 21st Century, yet remain more affordable than similar homes to the south and west in Northwest DC. Since Rock Creek Realty operates out of the Petworth neighborhood, we are quite knowledgeable on what’s going on in the area. If Petworth interests you, check…

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The Otis & The Redding condos are selling one bedroom units in on the border of the Columbia Heights  and Park View neighborhoods.  Prices for each unit start under $300K.

The Otis was a vacant, decrepit building for quite some time at 809-811 Otis Place in Northwest with the back of the building along Georgia Avenue. The Redding, across the street at 812 Otis Place, NW, was also in disrepair. But Fortis, a DC-based real estate development and investment company, seized the opportunity to bring the buildings back to life with the name of the legendary musician Otis Redding.

The Otis & The Redding condos feature art deco design elements. The contemporary kitchens will include stainless steel appliances, Silestone countertops, and glass tile…

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Thomason House is a boutique condo development in Columbia Heights that we first told you about in February. The condo conversion project, located at 3606 Rock Creek Church in Northwest DC on a quiet one-way street, is now ready for sale. The property is close to both the Columbia Heights and Petworth Metro stations, restaurants on 11th Street (aka “The Hip Strip”), and Columbia Heights retail.

Thomason House is a three-story federal-style brick building with 13 units:  eight one-bedroom units (ranging from 450 to 680 square feet) and five two-bedroom one-bath units (ranging from 741 to 921 square feet).  The three units on the ground floor feature private patios, one with expansive patio space that wraps around the corner.  Two different finish styles…

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Columbia Heights listings have increased, in fact doubled, in recent months from a low in March of about 14 active listings to about 31 listings in May, according to RealEstate Business Intelligence.

Columbia Heights is a sought-after Northwest neighborhood for its proximity to Adams Morgan and U Street but with slightly more affordable pricing and slightly larger properties, including a slew of condos. Listings in Columbia Heights, which borders Shaw and Park View, are also very close to Rock Creek Park and Dupont Circle.

Public high schools in Columbia Heights include Cardozo High School, Benjamin Banneker Academic High School, Bell Multicultural Senior High School and Booker T. Washington Public Charger School for Technical Arts. Lincoln Middle…

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522 RIGGS RD NE, WASHINGTON, DC 20011

List Price: $248,753

This is a reasonable price for a home in Riggs Park just 5 blocks from the Fort Totten metro station.  This home is dated and needs some work but could be a nice home for the right buyer. 

1509 CHANNING ST NE, WASHINGTON, DC 20018

List Price: $299,000

This home in Woodbridge has been on and off the market since December.  It is a short sale that is currently tenant occupied.  The home has great bones and would make a solid home for a buyer willing to do some fixing up. 

702 4TH ST SE, WASHINGTON, DC 20003

List Price: $449,900

Homes on Capitol Hill are rarely this affordable.  This is a 2 bed/1 bath attached home within walking distance to the Eastern Market metro station.  A buyer…

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A Columbia Heights property auction will take place next week on Wednesday, February 27 at 1 PM. That’s just one hour after the auction in the Trinidad neighborhood. So if you don’t win the first one, you can head to the next one!

The Columbia Heights property auction is for a three-level 1,116-square-foot townhouse at 758 Fairmont Street, NW between Sherman and Georgia Avenues.  You may recall that that the Sherman Avenue Streetscape project recently upgraded the neighborhood -- adding a median with trees, sidewalks, and more.  The location is also walking distance to the Metro and Howard University.  In addition, the property is just blocks from the shops and restaurants on 11th Street, which the New York Times calls the new “hip strip” in…

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