Coming Soon: Two Brand New Condos in CUSH!

Two brand new luxury condominiums coming soon in CUSH: Columbi-U St.-Heights!

1224 Euclid provides a unique blend between beautiful quiet streets and unparalleled convenience in the heart of Columbia Heights/U Street. Residents can enjoy a treelined walk to 14th Street for shopping, dining, nightlife, public transport and more.

Walk Score of a 91!

1224 Euclid is currently under renovations. Both units will offer parking, outdoor spaces, gorgeous finishes and modern amenities throughout.

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What You Should Do in DC This Weekend: Vol. 21

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Check out these events & activities happening in Washington, DC area this weekend!

Friday, July 24th

U STREET & SHAW NEIGHBORHOOD FOOD TOUR – Develop your taste for the city on this cultural and culinary walking tour through U Street & Shaw neighborhoods. You will enjoy delicious tastings from 6 locally owned restaurants and eateries, while strolling through these iconic neighborhoods. You’ll also learn about the interesting culture and history of the area that makes each of these areas so special. Tickets are $68 and the tour starts at 11:30AM. Click here to find out more.

Free Yoga on the Plaza at the Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden – The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden is offering yoga classes on the museum’s plaza every Friday through September 11, 9 am – 10 am. Instructor Erin Mooney will be teaching all levels of Vinyasa Flow yoga. This event is BYOM (Bring Your Own Mats). Maps & more details.

Yards Park Friday Night Concert Series: Justin Trawick (Indie Folk Rock) –  Get ready for sun & fun! Come to Yards Park to relax and enjoy the river view, fantastic band, food & beverage, and a large variety of great restaurants within a 5-minute walk from the park. Family-friendly lyrics and grassy open space make this a great event for adults and kids alike. The event is free and goes from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Visit their website for details.

Once The Musical – Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Once is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights–but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance. Click to find out more & purchase your tickets.

Jazz in the Garden – End your workweek with some eclectic mix of jazz performed by top Washington-area artists in the Sculpture Garden. Admission is free! But bring some blanket and money to spend on a special menu of creative American cuisine and refreshments offered by the Pavillion Café. For more information: click here.

Saturday, July 25th

THE BEACH – The National Building Museum will create a one-of-a-kind destination for visitors when it unveils an interactive architectural installation that brings the quintessential summer experience of going to the beach to downtown Washington, DC. Visitors are welcome to “swim” in the ocean, or can spend an afternoon at the “shore’s” edge reading a good book, play beach-related activities such as paddleball, grab a refreshing drink at the snack bar, or dangle their feet in the ocean off the pier. Find out more about THE BEACH.

Guys & Dolls Vintage Clothing & Accessory Pop Up Shop – Instant Vintage 78 is featuring vendors from DC, Philly, Maryland, North Carolina, and Virginia. They are ready to invade the lower level of Penn Social once again to bring you the vintage, retro and one-of-a-kind merchandize for men and women. Attendees can expect a day party atmosphere that will include PS drink specials and cash bar, prize for Best Dressed in vintage contest, DJ Amen Ra spinning your favorite throwback jams, and Swag bags for the first 50 guests, and more.

Cupcakes of Georgetown Walking Tour – Join Dwane Starlin, member of the Guild of Professional Tour Guides, for a delightful walking tour of Georgetown- with history and cupcakes! The tour will begin at Dumbarton House and make stops at Baked & Wired, Sprinkles, and Georgetown Cupcake to pick up our pre-ordered cupcakes, meaning you get to skip the long lines! Enjoy your treats as you learn about Georgetown – DC’s most historic neighborhood. The tickets includes one cupcake from each shop. Get your ticket here.

Art Fusion at Station Kitchen & Cocktails – It’s the perfect nightcap in Dupont Circle. Art Soiree takes over Station Kitchen & Cocktails for artistic fusion with live painting, DJ and live music. Whether this is your Silent Disco after party or you’re getting the night started in Dupont Circle, Art Fusion is a fun blend of music and arts. Every Saturday 9 PM till close.

Hypnotist Flip Orley – No two Flip Orley shows are the same, which is why he’s been a DC Improv favorite since the 1990s. Flip uses hypnosis to turn audience members into the stars of the show. He leads volunteers through twisted scenarios, getting reactions that are almost beyond belief – and he does it all without humiliating anyone. Whether you’re on stage or watching from the audience, Flip’s show is unforgettable. And no, we weren’t hypnotized into writing this. Get tickets here.

Underground Comedy at Capitol Lounge – Check out DC’s best stand-up comics every Saturday night at 7:00. For more info, click here.

Sunday, July 26th

Sunday Serenity: Yoga in the Park – Dumbarton House will host a guided yoga session every Sunday from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM in the East Park–an oasis from the summer baked brick that surrounds DC. The classes are 60 minutes followed by a meditation. Be sure to take advantage of that limber state and tour the historic Federal Period home when the museum opens at 11:00 AM. Bring a yoga mat and wear something comfy to enjoy a relaxing experience in one of our lovely gardens. There is a $5 suggested donation to the instructor that will be collected during each class. Reservations are not required but to find out more information and to claim a spot, visit the event page here.

Shrek the Musical – Shrek becomes the unlikely hero of the kingdom in this must-see musical comedy! For ages 8 and older. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children, students, military, and seniors. Show starts at 2pm. Find out more & purchase your tickets here.

The Paul Reed Smith Band at The Hamilton – Rooted in Annapolis, The Paul Reed Smith Band carries their music as far as sound can reach. They’ve traveled all over the world, including their favorite venues in Germany, Italy and Japan, to spread love through good music. The heart of their music can best be described as Chesapeake Gumbo, true to their roots with a heart of funky rock. They are anchored by the world-famous Grainger Brothers in our rhythm section, Michael Ault & Bill Nelson on guitars, Mia Samone on killer vocals, and Paul Reed Smith on guitar. Come on out to a show and see what they do best! Doors 6:30 PM / Show 7:30 PM. For more information, click here.

Identity Crisis Showcase – A local comedy show at Black Cat. $10 Backstage / Doors at 7:30. Visit their website here.

 

Open Houses This Sunday 7/26 From 2-4PM!

Charming 2BR, 2 BA Co-Op in Adams Morgan

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Open House on Sunday, July 26th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Charming & spacious 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Coop in perfect Adams Morgan location with off street PARKING for 1 Car! Fresh paint and gleaming hardwood floors throughout, Kitchen with butcher block countertops, stainless steel appliances, new tile floors and light-filled window above the sink. Half bath in entryway, spacious Living & Dining Room with bay window. Two bedrooms and Full Bath, Master bedroom with bay window. Great location a short walk to Columbia Heights or Woodley Park Metro stations and all of the shopping, dining and nightlife Adams Morgan and Columbia Heights have to offer. Walk Score of 95!.

Special Features:

  • Gleaming hardwood floors & fresh paint throughout the unit
  • Half Bath and spacious closet in entryway
  • Expansive Living & Dining Room with light filled bay window
  • Spacious galley style Kitchen with butcher block countertops, window above sink, new flooring & breakfast table space
  • Two bedrooms and Full Bath, Master bedroom with bay window
  • All utilities included in coop payment
  • Off street Parking for 1 Car Included

Location:

  • Next to all the great shopping, dining and nightlife of Adams Morgan!
  • Walking distance to the National Zoo
  • Public transportation right at your door and walking distance to Woodley Park (Red) and Columbia Heights (Yellow/Green) line Metro stops Close to multiple neighborhood corner stores and grocery stores (Harris Teeter/Safeway)

What is a coop?  It’s similar to a condo. There is a monthly fee, a mortgage, you live in the unit, share common areas, buy and sell it all the same as a condo. One difference is that you do not actually take the title of the property, the unit is owned by a corporation and you buy a share of the corporation resulting in a proprietary lease to live in the unit as long as you own the share.

 


Beautiful 4 BR, 3 BA Home in AU Park

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Open House on Sunday, July 26th from 2 to 4pm

Really stunning house in AU Park. Distinctively bright & spacious 4 BR 3 BA home with gleaming hardwood floors on main and upper levels and fresh paint. Living Room with fireplace leads into the Library with exposed brick walls, wall of built-ins and Palladium windows. Dining Room off Living Room & Kitchen with bay window and chair railing. Kitchen with loads of cabinet space is open to the Family Room with high ceilings , built-in desk and shelving, huge windows overlooking grassy area in backyard and sliding glass door out to patio. Mud room off Kitchen with access to backyard, walk out lower level Rec Room with fireplace and Laundry Room with tons of storage space. Second floor offers three bedrooms, one with ensuite bath and additional full bath. Third level sky-lit loft with beamed ceiling and skylight. Beautiful fenced backyard with slate patio and grassy area is perfect for entertaining. Detached garage in the backyard converted into Office with electricity, internet A/C and builtin desk and shelves with lighting.

Main Level:

  • Gleaming hardwood floor throughout
  • Living Room with fireplace, Library with exposed brick, built-ins and Palladium windows
  • Dining Room with chair railing and bay window
  • Kitchen with loads of cabinet space, open to Family Room with high ceilings, built-in desk and shelving, huge windows overlooking backyard and sliding glass door out to patio

Upper Level:

  • Three Bedrooms, one with ensuite bath and an additional full bath
  • Hardwoof floors throughout

Third Level: 

  • Sky-lit loft with carpeting and beamed ceiling

Walk-out Lower Level:

  • Spacious Rec Room features a fireplace and built-ins
  • Laundry Room with washer/dryer and tons of storage, Full Bath and separate entrance with access to the backyard

Exterior

  • Backyard with grassy area and slate patio with beautiful mature landscaping
  • Detached garage converted into Office with built-in desk & shelving, electricity, WiFi & A/C.

Location & Schools:

  • Located in the picturesque neighborhood of AU Park
  • Half a mile to the Tenleytown Metro Station (Red Line)
  • Close to all the shopping, dining and nightlife of AU Park, Friendship Heights, Tenley & Glover Park
  • Nearby parks include Friendship, Fort Circle Park and Friendship Playground
  • Schools: Janney Elementary • Deal Middle • Wilson Senior High

For more info, please contact:

Ati Williams

202.213.1765 (cell)

Meet our Awesome Interns!

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Cameron Lancaster

Originally hailing from Australia, Cameron grew up in Connecticut before moving to Washington, DC in 2012 to pursue a degree in Political Science from The George Washington University. In his free time, Cameron enjoys playing and watching sports of any kind, particularly soccer and basketball, as well as taking photographs, playing guitar, and exploring Washington. Professionally, he is interested in politics, journalism, and real estate, and would ultimately like to engage these interests through his background in photography and communications.

Najeejaras Bothdamrih (Penloy)

Penloy is a graduate student studying Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Virginia International University. After completing her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a Marketing Minor at Winona State University, she moved to Fairfax, Virginia to pursue her interest and education in marketing. During her academic year at Winona State in Winona, Minnesota, Penloy worked part-time as a Data Specialist and Front Desk Assistant at the University’s Outreach and Continuing Education Department for two years. In her freshman year, she joined a co-ed professional business fraternity, Delta Sigma Pi, where she contributed her community service work and marketing skills to promote events held by the fraternity. Prior to her college career, Penloy received her high school diploma from an international school in Bangkok, Thailand in 2011.

Penloy’s interests in marketing since high school led her to choosing a business administration major with a marketing minor in college and to pursue her graduate degree in marketing. She very much enjoys doing market research, planning and developing different marketing tools, and editing content for marketing materials. She also has a passion in graphic designing and photography.

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Open Houses This Sunday 7/19 From 2-4PM!

Charming & Spacious 3 BR, 2 BA Rowhouse in Petworth

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Open House on Sunday, July 19th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Charming and spacious Petworth row house less than 2 blocks from Sherman Circle. Step in from the front brick walkway to the light-filled Living Room with bay window open to formal Dining Room, Galley style Kitchen and Den on the main level. Three Bedrooms, two connected by a light-filled space that can be used as a study or dressing area, and sky-lit full Bath on the upper level. Huge finished Basement includes full Bath and access to brick patio and separate one car Garage. Central AC. Perfect location just 1 mile to Petworth Metro (Green/Yellow Lines).

Special Features

  • Light-filled Living Room lined with bay windows
  • Huge finished Basement with access to back patio and separate one car Garage

Location

  • Wonderful location less than two blocks from Sherman Circle in Petworth
  • Convenience: Just a few blocks from food and shopping on Georgia Ave. to meet all of your household needs
  • Transit: Blocks from George Ave. (Rte 29) thoroughfare, bus lines on Kansas Ave. and Georgia Ave., and just one mile to Petworth Metro (Green/Yellow Lines)
  • Education: Less than a mile from Kingsbury Day School, Barnard Elementary School, El Haynes Public Charter School, and Theodore Roosevelt Senior High School

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Stunning 4 BR, 4 BA Home in North Portal Estates

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Open House on Sunday, July 19th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm

This lovely 4 Bedroom, 4 Bath home has it all. Inviting brick walkway with covered porch. Spacious Living Room open to formal Dining Room. Updated Kitchen with granite counter tops, sleek black appliances include refrigerator with filtered water feature, double ovens, gas cooktop with grill and loads of cabinet space. Master bedroom suite with jacuzzi and separate shower, extra large walk-in dressing room closet and two additional bedrooms and one full bath on upper level. Waterproofed basement with sump-pumps on 2-levels, first level offers Family Room with Full Bath, Laundry Room and opens to backyard with in-ground heated pool w/automatic pool cleaning system. The lower level features a spacious Rec Room that could double as an in-law suite or the ultimate man cave featuring a gas fireplace, wet-bar with granite countertops and pendant lighting, refrigerator and microwave plus loads of closet space. New HVAC system, programmable thermostat and whole house humidifier and whole house automatic gas generator. The entire house and pool area is wired for stereo sound. Beautifully landscaped front and backyard, including night-scape lighting; large storage shed (behind garage); and one car garage plus driveway for 2-cars.

North Portal Estates is a quiet, friendly neighborhood on the north west boundary of Colonial Village between 16th street NW and Rock Creek Park.  Short walk to Rock Creek Park, the 16th Street bus lines and the Silver Spring Metro (Red Line).  The Lowell School, Shepherd Elementary and St. John’s College High School are all within a 10-15 minute drive.  A Giant grocery store, CVS and Whole Foods are within a 10-minute drive along with many restaurants nearby. The Beltway is accessible within 10-minutes.  North Portal Estates also has an active civic association that meets monthly.

Special Features

  • Updated kitchen with granite countertops with new appliances
  • Master bedroom suite with jacuzzi and separate shower
  • In-ground heated pool with automatic pool cleaning system, with surrounding area wired for stereo sound
  • One car garage plus driveway for 2 cars

Location

  • Public Transit: Short walk or drive to 16th Street bus lines and the Silver Spring Metro (Red Line) and The Beltway is accessible within 10 minutes
  • Education: Within 15 minutes drive of The Lowell School, Shepard Elementary and St. John’s College High School
  • Convenience: Giant grocery store, CVS, Whole Foods and many restaurants within 10 minute drive

For more info, please contact:

Ati Williams

202.213.1765 (cell)

Open Houses This Sunday 7/12 From 2-4PM!

Sleek Two-Story 3 BR 2 BA Condo in Eckington!

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Open House on Sunday, July 12th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Address: 241 R street NE, Unit A Washington, D.C. 20002

Price: $599,000

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 2

Main Level

  • Expansive Living & Dining with vaulted ceilings, ceiling fan, gleaming hardwood floors and loads of windows that let in natural light
  • Beautiful open Kitchen features modern cabinetry with loads of storage, recessed lighting, huge island with sink, glass shelf and pendant lighting, stainless steel appliances
  • Spacious Bedroom & full bath
  • Access to relaxing patio & parking for one car

Upper Level

  • Loft style upper level includes two additional bedrooms with light filled windows and full bath

Location

  • Easy access to public transport & Capitol Bikeshare
  • Close to Constitution Square dining and night life!

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1 BR, 1 BA Condo in Perfect Adams Morgan Location

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Open House on Sunday, July 12th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Two level 1 Bedroom condo Adams Morgan. Building is set in tranquil location just 1 block from the National Zoo, yet you’re just steps to Metro, shopping, dining & nightlife! Spacious living & dining room with light-filled picture window is perfect for entertaining. Beautiful hardwood floors on lower level, brand new carpeting upstairs and fresh paint throughout. Renovated Kitchen with granite countertop, inlaid sink, tons of cabinet space and stainless steel appliances. Washer and dryer in unit. Storage space included, and drumroll please…PARKING!

Lower Level: Expansive Living & Dining with gleaming hardwood floors and huge light-filled window, entrance to rear & access to off-street parking space & bike racks
Upper Level: Brand new carpeting, renovated Kitchen features granite counters, inlaid sink, tons of cabinet space and stainless steel appliances, spacious Bedroom with ample closet space and 3 windows to let in the light.

Walk score: 96

Address: 2630 Adams Mill Rd. NW #T03

Price: $349,000

Bedrooms: 1

Bathrooms: 1

Special Features:

  • Large window spanning the living room
  • Gorgeous hardwood floors and new carpet
  • Renovated kitchen with granite countertop and stainless steel appliances
  • W/D in unit
  • One off street parking spot

Location:

  • Super convenient Adams Morgan location, just a short walk from shopping and dining on 18th Street and Columbia Rd. including CVS, Safeway, and delicious local establishments like Tryst and the Diner
  •  Easy Transportation: Around the corner from the Woodley Park-Zoo Metro on the Red Line, as well as numerous Metrobus stops

For more info, please contact:

Ati Williams

202.213.1765 (cell)

Check out 3 of Our Most Recently SOLD Listings!

SOLD in 13 Days!

Under Contract in 13 days!

DC Home Buzz is excited to feature 3604 Livingston St NW on our “Just Sold” blog! With our expert realtors, complimentary staging consultation, and tailored marketing efforts, including a virtual tour, special brokers email, professional property photography, social media blasts and exposure on over a dozen websites, DC Home Buzz was able to close on another beautiful listing.

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Here are some details about the property:

Address3604 Livingston St NW

Welcoming front porch greets you into this light filled home. Formal Living Room with fireplace and light-filled windows with entry to Formal Dining Room with chandelier. Open and bright Kitchen with bay window and loads of cabinet space open to Breakfast Area and Family Room with wood burning stove and access to the backyard via spiral staircase. The upper level includes a huge Master Bedroom Suite with walls of windows  & ensuite bath, two additional Bedrooms and one Full Bath. The fully finished basement includes a spacious Rec Room, Bedroom, Full Bath, laundry closet with washer & dryer, access to the backyard.

List Price: $999,999

Sale Price: $980,000

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 3.5

SOLD in 6 Days! $31k Above List Price!

Under Contract in 6 days!

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Here are some details about the property:

Address: 440 L Street NW # 403

Beautiful 2 Bedroom 2 Bath condo with loads amenities at the L at City Vista. Kitchen with stainless appliances and island breakfast bar is open to light filled Living & Dining. Two Bedrooms with ensuite Baths. Building amenities include: one-acre park, rooftop pool, hot tub, grills and outdoor entertainment space, party room, library and concierge. Includes garage parking for 1 car. Amazing location close to shopping, dining, entertainment and public transport.

List Price: $599,000

Sale Price: $630,000

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

SOLD in 13 Days! $13,500 Above List Price!

Under Contract in 13 days!

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Here are some details about the property:

Address: 1815 18th Street NW #102

Chic 1 BR 1 BA 2 level condo just steps to everything in Dupont! Open kitchen with breakfast bar, living room with built-ins & wood burning fireplace, In-unit washer/dryer, upper level offers spacious bedroom with generous closet and full bath with tub/shower with decorative tile. Separate private entrance on main level. Per friendly. Walk Score of 98!

List Price: $399,000

Sale Price: $412,500

Bedrooms: 1

Bathrooms: 1

Do any of these listings look like a property that you have and are looking to sell? If so, DC Home Buzz could be the perfect agency to list with. We offer a $9900 flat fee listing rate, which includes a committed team of realtors, customized marketing, staging consultation and more. If you have questions, or just want more details, send us an email at info@dchomebuzz.com.

What You Should Do in DC This Weekend: Vol. 20 – Fourth of July Special Edition!

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HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY WEEKEND!

Check out these events & activities happening in Washington, DC area this weekend!

Friday, July 3rd

Free Yoga on the Plaza at the Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden – The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden is offering yoga classes on the museum’s plaza every Friday through September 11, 9 am – 10 am. Instructor Erin Mooney will be teaching all levels of Vinyasa Flow yoga. This event is BYOM (Bring Your Own Mats). Maps & more details.

Jacob Lawrence’s Struggle… From the History of the American People – This Jacob Lawrence’s Struggle series illustrates scenes from American history, chronicling events from the Revolutionary War through the great westward expansion of 1817. This exhibition, which brings together 12 panels from the private collection of Harvey and Harvey-Ann Ross, presents a rare glimpse into the artist’s narrative invention at mid-century while considering the significance of his Struggle series. Click here for more details.

Yards Park Friday Night Concert Series: Almost Journey (Journey Tribute) –  Get ready for sun & fun! Come to Yards Park to relax and enjoy the river view, fantastic band, food & beverage, and a large variety of great restaurants within a 5-minute walk from the park. Family-friendly lyrics and grassy open space make this a great event for adults and kids alike. The event is free and goes from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Visit their website for details.

‘MURRICA: Part Theme Party, Part Comedy Show, All American – Kick off your Fourth of July weekend at this party. ‘MURRICA is an interactive start spangled shindig full of laughs, liberty, and patriotic merriment. Wear your red, white, and blue, come ready for a great time, and hear some of the District’s finest stand up comedy. Activities start 5pm & show at 6pm. Tickets are $10 online, $12 at the door. More information: click here.

Saturday, July 4th

National Independence Day Parade – Don’t miss this parade for the quintessential Fourth of July experience. The parade will feature marching bands from all over the country, military and special units, patriotic floats & VIPs. The parade kicks off at 11:45 am on Constitution Avenue on 7th Street NW.

Fourth of July 2015 Celebration at the National Archives – The National Archives features a lot of great Fourth of July activities that are fun for the whole family. The celebration kicks off at 10 am with a ceremony, including a presentation of colors, patriotic performances and a reading of the Declaration of Independence. For this event’s schedule & details, click here.

An American Celebration at George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens – Watch dazzling daytime fireworks shoot off over the Potomac River. Listen to the roar of the cannon fire while viewing special military re-enactments throughout the day. This special event goes from 8:00am until 5:00pm. See full schedule of events here. Tickets can be purchased in advance here.

Fun Before the Fireworks at Mason Inn – Enjoy patriotic jams and pre-game before it’s time for the fireworks at 9pm. Early bird tickets are $25. Each ticket includes 3 hours open bar (rail mixed drinks, Miller Lite, Blue Moon, Summer Shandy & wine) from 5-8pm and dinner buffet including hamburgers & hotdogs + all of your favorite 4th of July fixin’s. Visit their website for more info.

THE BEACH – The National Building Museum will create a one-of-a-kind destination for visitors when it unveils an interactive architectural installation that brings the quintessential summer experience of going to the beach to downtown Washington, DC. Visitors are welcome to “swim” in the ocean, or can spend an afternoon at the “shore’s” edge reading a good book, play beach-related activities such as paddleball, grab a refreshing drink at the snack bar, or dangle their feet in the ocean off the pier. Find out more about THE BEACH.

A Capital Fourth 2015 – Drop by the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol to watch fireworks and a performance of Tchaiovsky’s “1812 Overture” as well as live cannon fire. This free hour-and-a-half concert put on each year by PBS will feature performances from the National Symphony Orchestra and the Choral Arts Society of Washington. But if you feel like staying away from the crowd, the event will also be broadcasted live on PBS from 8-9:30pm.

Fourth of July Fireworks – There is something very unique about watching Fourth of July fireworks as they jump between monuments on the National Mall. The best part is that it can be seen from so many places around the city! Curbed came up with a list of cool spots to watch from which you can check out here.

 Sunday, July 5th

You can either stay home and recover from all the Fourth of July festivities or go out again to make the most of your weekend–because why not?

Rooftop Recovery Brunch –  Everyone loves brunch, liquid brunch that is! Recover from the night before in your bikini or PJs, whatever floats your floaties. Sip on mimosas and bloody marys, then relax to reggae music. This event goes from 10am until 4pm. More information: click here.

Brunch at Petworth Citizen – Featuring mimosas $5/gallon or $15/liter carafe; this neighborhood brunch is sure to help you recover from your Saturday night. Old favorites like Chicken & Waffles and Corned Beef Hash grace the menu as do new favorites like a Chorizo & Crab Frittata. Check out their menu here. The restaurant also hosts a comedy showcase featuring the best & brightest DC comedians from 7:30-9:30pm in the Reading Room.

What You Should Do in DC This Week: Vol. 19

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Check out these interesting events and activities in the Washington, DC area this week!

Wednesday, June 24th

#Nattitude – The Washington National have totaled 22 runs in their last four games! Be part of the excitement as they welcome the Atlanta Braves to Nationals Park for a juicy NL EAST matchup that is guaranteed to entertain. The two teams also return for a late afternoon game on Thursday, but the weather is much more promising for 7pm on Wednesday. http://washington.nationals.mlb.com/ticketing/singlegame.jsp?c_id=was

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival will begin on Wednesday and run from 11am-9pm. The first day will include various performances, narratives, and workshops from Peruvian culture. The festival is free and will be running until July 5th between 3rd and 4th Streets on the National Mall.  http://www.festival.si.edu/2015/peru/smithsonian

Thursday, June 25th

Columbia Island Marina Island Night – Enjoy island drinks and a special exotic menu from 5pm to 9pm on Thursday night at the Columbia Island Marina, with spectacular views of the Pentagon Lagoon and live music! The marina is located on the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Arlington, Va, just south of Washington. http://www.columbiaisland.com/cafe.htm

Bethesda Summer Concert Series – The Bethesda Urban Partnership will continue its summer concert series on Thursday night with a performance from Urban Funk, a DC-based 70s Funk/R&B band. The concert is from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in Veterans Park at the corner of Norfolk and Woodmont Avenues and is free! http://www.bethesda.org/bethesda/summer-concert-series

Friday, June 26th

Nordic Jazz Festival – Five accomplished Jazz artist from Denmark, Iceland, Finland, and Sweden will be playing throughout the week in various locations around the city, but you can see them all together on Friday night at the Swedish Embassy (2900 K Street NW) from 6:30pm-10:30pm. Tickets are $35 for adults and $15 for children (under 16). http://www.eventbrite.com/e/music-nordic-jazz-2015-tickets-16866895338

Saturday, June 27th

The Ultimate Craft Brew Tour – DC Brew Tours provides insider access into how multiple DC breweries run their operations. Tickets are $85, which includes lunch, water, transportation, VIP access, and lots of beer. The tour begins at 11am Thursday-Sunday, but Saturday’s tour is the only one that will feature DC Brau.  http://dcbrewtours.com/

Just Listed: 1 BR, 1 BA Condo in Columbia Heights! Open Houses on Sunday, 6/28 2-4pm

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Open House Sunday, 6/28 from 2-4 pm! 

Welcome to Kenyon Square! This awesome 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath condo in the heart of Columbia Heights features gleaming hardwood floors, Kitchen with breakfast bar & island, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. Amazing amenities include front desk concierge, beautiful courtyard, roof terrace with breathtaking panoramic views and more. The biggest balcony ever in DC! Garage parking for one car. Storage unit included. Pet Friendly. Walkscore of 97! Perfect location at the corner of 14th & Irving St adjacent to the Columbia Heights Metro station (Green/Yellow Lines) and steps from all of the great shopping & dining Columbia Heights has to offer.

Address1390 Kenyon Street NW #318

Price: $399,000

Bedrooms: 1

Bathrooms: 1

Special Features

  • Gleaming hardwood floors
  • Kitchen with breakfast bar & island, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops
  • Washer & Dryer in unit
  • Very large balcony with views of 14th Street

Amenities

  • Front desk concierge
  • Relaxing courtyard and roof deck with panoramic views of the city
  • Garage parking for one car
  • Spacious storage unit conveniently located across the hall

Location

  • Perfect location at the corner of 14th & Irving St adjacent to the Columbia Heights Metro station (Green/Yellow Lines)
  • Steps from Target, Starbucks, Best Buy, as well as food, shopping, and nightlife on both 14th Street and 11th Street

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Beautiful 2 BR, 2 BA at the L at City Vista with Loads of Amenities!

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 440 L St. NW #811

Open House on Sunday, June 28th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Welcome to luxury and convenience at this beautiful 2 Bedroom 2 Bath condo at the City Vista! Kitchen with stainless appliances open to light filled Living & Dining with spacious balcony. Additional den is perfect for a home office/workspace. Two Bedrooms with ensuite Baths & custom closets. Building amenities include:  rooftop pool, hot tub, grills and outdoor entertainment space, party room and daytime concierge. Includes garage parking for 1 car. Amazing location close to shopping, dining, entertainment and public transport. Walk score of 94!

Address: 440 L St. NW #811

Price: $680,000

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

Special Features

  • Spacious Living & Dining area with light filled windows
  • Balcony off Living & Dining area
  • Den with upgraded modern sliding doors
  • Open Kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counters and breakfast bar
  • Two Bedrooms with ensuite baths & custom closets
  • Garage parking for 1 car included

Amenities

  • Pet friendly building (some restrictions)
  • Rooftop Lounge & Grill, Party RoomPrivate Garden, Concierge & Front Desk Staff, Dry Cleaning Service
  • Life at the L also includes access to the K’s roof top amenities, including the Rooftop Pool, K Clubroom, Terrace Lounge and a private 1-acre park

Location

  • Convenient City Vista living- VIDA Fitness, Ace Hardware, Taylor Gourmet Deli, Safeway, Busboys and Poets, and many other shops and restaurants outside your door
  • Excellent location: Walking distance to Gallery Place, Shakespeare Theatre, and the National Mall
  • Easy transportation: multiple Metro stops, ZipCar locations, Capital Bikeshare, and easy access to I-395

For more info, please contact:

Ati Williams

202.213.1765 (cell)

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