Washington Highlands Neighborhood

A Community on the Rebound Washington Highlands is a large blue-collar neighborhood that’s east of Bellevue and south of Congress Heights. Its affordable rent and housing and its range of amenities make it popular among all ages and backgrounds. While Washington Highlands has seen its share of ups and downs, signs are indicating that this neighborhood is on the rebound … Read More

West Village Neighborhood

Georgetown Living West of Wisconsin Ave The West Village neighborhood, one half of the larger Georgetown neighborhood, is one of the absolute best places to live in all of Washington D.C. It’s got access to wonderful retail shopping, many of the city’s best restaurants, some great architecture, and so many other various amenities that many residents rarely feel the need … Read More

West End Neighborhood

Luxury Condos, Great Restaurants, and a Hot Bed of Development West End earned its name because it was originally the westernmost part of Washington D.C. according to the original Pierre L’Enfant plan for the city. This was before the annexation of Georgetown, so although it’s no longer the “west end” of D.C., it retains the name. The West End is … Read More

Truxton Circle Neighborhood

A Fast-Changing Community Loved by Renters and Renovators Truxton Circle is a neighborhood that is amid an identity crisis of sorts. For starters, the circle for which it was once named is no longer there and the neighborhood itself is shaped like a triangle. Then there’s the fact that the neighborhood’s namesake, Thomas Truxtun, was a slave holder, so most … Read More

Stanton Park Neighborhood

A Quaint Neighborhood Centered on Nathaniel Greene Stanton Park is a small community with no designated borders, but the Stanton Park Neighborhood Association considers its borders H Street NE to the north, 8th Street NE to the east, Constitution Ave. to the south, and 2nd Street NE to the west. The neighborhood gets its name after the actual Stanton Park, … Read More

Northeast Boundary Neighborhood

DC’s Easternmost Neighborhood Northeast Boundary is a very small neighborhood on the eastern edge of D.C. where it borders Prince George’s County, Maryland, and the D.C. communities of Capitol Heights, Fairmount Heights, and Seat Pleasant. This is a little-known neighborhood that’s starting to see some growth due to it being nominated for listing as an Opportunity Zone in 2018. Home … Read More

Near Northeast Neighborhood

The Transportation Hub of DC Near Northeast is an urban neighborhood located just southwest of Gallaudet University. It’s home to Union Station, one of the major hubs of public transportation in the city. It also has a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and other amenities that help add value and satisfaction to one’s life, making it one of the … Read More

Mount Vernon Square Neighborhood

One of DC’s Most Attractive Neighborhoods Mount Vernon Square is not only one of the most attractive neighborhoods in the nation’s capital, but it’s also one of its most thriving, especially among Washington’s younger set. It’s rated the #3 best place for Millennials in the Washington D.C. area. This neighborhood has everything one needs to enjoy a good quality of … Read More

Mount Pleasant Neighborhood

Washington’s Most Eclectic and Interesting Neighborhood Mount Pleasant was at one time sprawling farmland until it was made one D.C.’s first streetcar suburbs at the turn of the 20th century. Since those early days, the neighborhood has grown to become one of D.C.’s funkiest, hippest, and eclectic communities. Mount Pleasant might be one of the hottest neighborhoods in Washington, but … Read More

Michigan Park Neighborhood

A Family-Friendly Community Favored by Renters Michigan Park sits between Avondale and Fort Totten, where it’s bisected by South Dakota Avenue. It’s close to Capitol Hill, NOMA, Ivy City, and the H Street Atlas District. This is a mostly-urban residential area that’s known for its tight community and active civic associations. While it’s classified as urban, it has a surprisingly … Read More