Diamonds Are Forever

May 12, 2021

A labor-of-love reno restored the luster of this 1931 gem The Manor House has always been a standout. Although not much is known about architect M.C. Nichols — not even his first name […]

Back to the Office: The New World of Work

May 3, 2021

At a recent Bisnow webinar, leading architects and designers outlined what they’re thinking and predicting for post-pandemic office buildings.

Experiential, Experimental Concept 31/M Is Retail 2.0

March 22, 2021

The former Georgetown home of Brooks Brothers has been given new life as a retail laboratory by EastBanc’s Anthony and Philippe Lanier.

The Greening of Georgetown

March 13, 2021

If you look carefully, you can see just the faintest green mist in the trees. Daffodils are sprouting through the dirt and the birds are warming up their courtship songs. […]

Empowering Women

March 8, 2021

D.C. may not be an official state — yet. But we are fortunate to have women in leadership positions from the top levels of city government to grassroots neighborhood organizations.

Designs for Living: Fabiola Martens Shares Her Secrets

February 8, 2021

More and more of Martens’s clients are looking for ways to expand space without having to knock down walls or carry out other extensive renovations.

In Berkley/Foxhall, the Second Time Around

January 11, 2021

There is a surprising intimacy to this home’s 7,600 square feet, not an inch wasted, nothing overdone or overscaled, every room meticulously enhanced.

Georgetown Suites: No More Rooms at the Inn

December 31, 2020

Varsity Investment Group, which officially acquired the hotel in late December, is in the process of converting the rooms into fully modern apartments.

’Tis the Season: Holiday Advice

December 9, 2020

My favorite time of the year is Dec. 22, the day after the winter solstice, when hours of daylight slowly, imperceptibly increase. It always gives me hope. For most of […]

Watermark: A Hidden Treasure in Old Town

November 30, 2020

Among all the new construction and reimagining of the historic waterfront district in Alexandria, Virginia, the new Watermark condominium is truly a standout.