Category Archives: D.C.

Wed 5/18/16

Washington, D.C.—Here is the smallest residential unit for sale in all of Washington (723 Longfellow St. NW, Unit 304).  It’s in the small neighborhood of Brightwood Park.  Top floor studio apartment at 264 square feet.  Price is surprisingly low (for … Continue reading

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D.C. Developments

“Crane Watch”–a listing of all major developments currently being built in D.C.  (As of 5/18/16, there are 85 total.)  This will be updated and expanded to eventually include inner suburbs and beyond. Maryland Ave. SW Plan–dated April 2012 (added 5/2/18).  … Continue reading

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Wed 5/4/16

Washington, D.C.–Bad slumlord!  The corporate owner of this building (1331 Alabama Ave. SE) has been forced to improve things.  The feral cat living in the building is the best exterminator they’ve got, according to the article.  The apartment complex surrounds Congress … Continue reading

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Tue 5/3/16

Washington, D.C.–A “busjacking” occurred today at this location (3800 block of Jay Street NW).  The “jacker” wound up going just a couple blocks or so and crashing into a gas station here, killing one person tragically.  This area is in … Continue reading

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Tue 7/3/12

Washington, D.C.–Mount Vernon Square–up-in-coming area, but still a bit run down; right across from that view is 460 New York Ave., where a new condo complex is planned; the “historic warehouse” will be incorporated into the new building.  Note the … Continue reading

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Tue 5/15/12

Washington, D.C.–4022 South Capitol St. SE, site of a triple murder/shooting massacre in 2010.  This sign nearby tells about the neighborhood.  I guess not everyone is selling drugs though.  What happened here?  A ton of new townhomes on this block, heading up … Continue reading

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Sun 4/22/12

Washington, D.C. & Bethesda, Md.–heading up Wisconsin Ave. from Tenleytown.  See this nice new building.  I like these high-rise buildings in Bethesda.  Also like this new residential neighborhood on the north side of Bethesda.  Here’s an interesting development in North … Continue reading

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