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.

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.

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.

Turning the Page on 34th St.

October 15, 2020

Paintings by multimedia artist Heather Minter and “blind contour” artist Kayti Didriksen not only enhance the rooms in which they take pride of place but serve as the focal point.

Live and Learn

August 13, 2020

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 offers no surprises. With its black shutters and gracious porch, it is the very model of an early 1900s Georgetown home, albeit with a herringbone […]

Urban Refuge on R Street

July 30, 2020

The harlequin-patterned entry of this grand Georgetown Georgian is punctuated by the gentle spiral of the stairs and views of the garden.

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 to home building and design. “I always like to leave a little something behind, to welcome the buyer on the first day in their new […]

Taking It From the Top

June 17, 2020

A STYLISH WEST END PENTHOUSE BOASTS CITYWIDE VIEWS In this dark time, nothing brightens one’s outlook like a sunny penthouse with phenomenal views. Penthouse 62 at Dumbarton Place fits the bill, with walls of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Dupont Circle to the east and Rock Creek Park — which the locals call “P Street Beach” — […]

Splendor in the Grass

June 11, 2020

A brick and clapboard Federal manor and its lush grounds at 1224 30th St. NW are such things as dreams are made of.

Featured Property: Hidden Treasure in Capitol Hill

May 7, 2020

Built in 1850 and once owned by Frederick Douglass, the carriage house now makes a stunning contrast to the nearby Victorian-era (and older) homes.