Marilyn Butler’s Vision for ‘Mapping Georgetown’   

July 19, 2021

Imagine falling in love with your local town. Then, dedicating all of your creative efforts to cultivating and preserving its unique culture and heritage. Georgetown resident Marilyn Butler has done […]

Renovations Underway at Julia Child’s Georgetown Home  

July 15, 2021

  He was looking for a run-down Georgetown property to renovate for a while.   Then one day, Rory Veveers-Carter, a co-founder of the human resources company Jaba Talks, happened to notice an ad in […]

Featured Property: 199 Main St., Washington, Virginia

October 29, 2020

If you’re looking for a town with a lot of history, this is it, with all the coziness of being enveloped in Rappahannock County and the Blue Ridge Mountains as your backdrop.

Virginia’s Second-Home Market Is Hot, Hot, Hot … and Transformed

August 13, 2020

Instead of recreational purposes like horseback riding, hunting and gardening, what buyers now seek is refuge, a space to spread out and distance from their neighbors.

Live and Learn


SMART TECH AND SOPHISTICATED STYLING CREATE A HOME THAT’S READY FOR ANYTHING There’s more to 1639 35th St. NW than meets the eye. From the outside, the traditional white colonial […]

A Place for Everything

July 15, 2020

EVERY INCH COUNTS IN THIS ARTFULLY TRANSFORMED BURLEITH TOWNHOUSE “I create spaces the way I imagine using them,” says architect, artist and native Washingtonian Chryssa Wolfe about her unique approach […]

House of the Week: A Very Irish House on 36th St.

March 11, 2020

During the early 1800s, west Georgetown attracted many Irish immigrants proficient in the building trades — carpenters, stone cutters and bricklayers. They came to work on construction projects in the […]

Out of Many, One

February 26, 2020

A GEORGETOWN ROW HOUSE WITH A STORIED PAST COMES INTO ITS OWN. The serene Federalist at 1431 33rd St NW is a jewel box of a house with an unusual […]

Real Estate Wrap-Up

February 12, 2020

BROKERS CHECK IN Throughout the year, The Georgetowner seeks comments from real estate professionals on the state of the market. How would you describe Washington, D.C., in terms of national […]

Gotham on the Potomac

December 18, 2019

With its artful arrangement of brickwork, windows, balconies, terraces and setbacks, Robert A.M. Stern’s 1331 Maryland Ave. SW brings New York sophistication to historical Washington.