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Metro proposes major upgrade to D.C. transit

Metro proposes major upgrade to D.C. transit

(THE WASHINGTON POST, By Dana Hedgpeth) - The $26 billion proposed plan to upgrade the Metro system includes several key ideas to relieve crowding on the subway by 2040, including digging new tunnels under the city. Here are some of the proposals.

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Historic Anderson House to Offer Special Tours of Rooms Not Seen

Historic Anderson House to Offer Special Tours of Rooms Not Seen

The approximately one-hour tour will be offered both on Wednesday evening, January 30th at 6:30 p.m. and on Saturday afternoon, February 2nd at 11 a.m. An informal reception with light refreshments will follow on both occasions.

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Plant your Rooftop and Reap a Rebate

Plant your Rooftop and Reap a Rebate

This program is available for residential, commercial and institutional properties and property owners must first complete the application process.

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Trump Emphasizes Preservation in Plans for Old Post Office

Trump Emphasizes Preservation in Plans for Old Post Office

(DCmud, posted by Amanda Wilson) - In February, the General Services Administration (GSA) selected the Trump Organization to overhaul the building. Thursday night theTrump team presented in-depth plans for the overhaul of the Old Post Office Tower building at the annual membership meeting of the DC Preservation League.

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September 28, 2011

by Stewart

Roadside Answers CityMarket Financing Questions

Roadside Answers CityMarket Financing Questions

Roadside Development, Giant and Clark Construction reps discussed the CityMarket at O project at the September ANC2C meeting, on day before the O Street Giant is scheduled to close in advance of major construction expected to take place in October or November.

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July 31, 2012

by Stewart

Union Station Master Plan

Union Station Master Plan

The preliminary estimated cost for the station reconstruction and terminal capacity expansion is between $6.5 and $7.5 billion (2012 dollars). This provides for the construction of Phases 1, 2, and 3, and includes contingencies and allowances for design and other ancillary costs associated with implementation.

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August 7, 2012

by Stewart

Adams Morgan Streetscape Project is Complete, even includes Solar Trash Compactors

Adams Morgan Streetscape Project is Complete, even includes Solar Trash Compactors

Neighborhood residents, business owners and District of Columbia officials celebrate end of the massive streetscaping project that provided wider and more attractive side walks, more trees, the addition of new pedestrian friendly street crossings, bike racks, bike lanes, street lights and solar-powered trash compactors.

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October 13, 2012

by Stewart

Korea set to reclaim former Logan Circle embassy

Korea set to reclaim former Logan Circle embassy

(The Washington Post, Al Kamen) - The government plans to purchase a Logan Circle Victorian used as the Korean embassy in Washington at the turn of the 20th century.

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November 16, 2012

by Stewart

New Renderings for Ballpark Project

New Renderings for Ballpark Project

(DCmud, Posted by Ken) - Work on the buildings is still at least 6 months away; developers Skanska USA and Grosvenor Americas closed on their purchase just last month and are now working on details of the by-right development.

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November 14, 2012

by Stewart

New Restaurants and Bars Along 11th Street in Upper Columbia Heights

New Restaurants and Bars Along 11th Street in Upper Columbia Heights

(TheInTowner, By Anthony L. Harvey) - Last month saw the opening of Maple and The Coupe, two new restaurants at the north end of a burgeoning commercial strip in the northeastern section of Columbia Heights — on 11th Street between Irving and Monroe Streets.

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April 30, 2012

by Stewart

Founders Square Residential Building

Founders Square Residential Building

4040 Wilson Boulevard at Founders Square boasts unexpected tranquility, set among an urban amenity base, through its unique environmental facets.

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March 7, 2012

by Stewart

For Sellers

Top 1% in Sales Worldwide   =  Proven Results The decisions involved in selling your property are among the most important decisions you’ll ever make. At the same time, the sale and move are usually subject to strict scheduling, budgetary constraints and complex legal documents. Marketing options for your home have never been more effective, [...]

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