D.C.'s constant state of transformation brings with it a wealth of real estate options. From sleek condos to sophisticated townhomes, the city has it all. Here's a short list of the hottest new residential developments to consider across D.C.’s most sought-after neighborhoods.
2501 Residence on M Street | 2501 M St NW, Washington, DC 20037
Currently under development, this luxury building is an addition to the existing Westgate building offering five floors of condos and outstanding amenities in an unbeatable location.
Location: In the heart of Georgetown’s West End. Dupont Circle, Foggy Bottom and all the fine dining, entertainment, and nightlife the neighborhood has to offer is at your fingertips.
Units: The one to two-bedroom floor plans range in size from 1,000 - 2,300 square feet with floor-to-ceiling windows, sophisticated finishes and ample room for living and entertaining.
Amenities: The elegant living spaces are enhanced by numerous amenities including a state-of-the-art fitness center offering private training and yoga classes, a landscaped rooftop terrace with views of the city, and a catering kitchen prepared to indulge your every request.
Highlight: Ground level retail rounds out the package, including world-renowned Japanese restaurant Nobu just downstairs.
Listing Price: Residences begin from $1,196,000.
Elysium Logan | 1427 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington DC 20005
Elysium Logan is a new 8-story luxury condominium project that will feature 32 units on a quiet residential street.
The desirable Logan Circle neighborhood
is just steps from D.C.’s bustling 14th Street. A short walk to Elysium Logan’s tree-lined street takes you to some of D.C.’s best boutique shopping, new restaurants, including Le Diplomate and Estadio, and entertainment at Studio Theatre or the Black Cat.
Units: One to two-bedroom residences ranging from 550 to 2,400 square feet. Three duplex penthouses offer more than 2,000 square feet of living space, in addition to private outdoor decks. A handful of luxury units will feature private elevator access.
Amenities: A premium hotel-caliber concierge is available for residents’ every need including laundry service, dog walking, and house sitting, and private elevators, storage, and parking are available upon request.
Highlight: Residents will be constantly surrounded by culture, stunning views, and endless opportunities to engage with the city.
Listing Prices: One bedroom residences start from the $500’s, two bedroom residences from $1.4 million and penthouses from $2.3 million.
VIO | 45 Sutton Square, Southwest, Washington, DC 20024
This high-end waterfront condo development in D.C.’s hottest new neighborhood offers unmatched views of the Potomac River.
Location: The mixed-use community along The Wharf offers easy-access to Downtown, Smithsonian museums, and nearby neighborhoods on foot or even by bike ride.
Units: Modern architecture abounds in a range of floorplans, from studios to three-bedroom residences. Top-of-the-line appliances and luxury finishes come standard, while most offer water views overlooking The U.S. Capitol Building and the National Mall.
Amenities: Expect a waterfront garden, infinity edge pool, and porte-cochere service, among other luxury amenities.
Listing Prices: Sales for available units range in price from $434,900 to more than $1,499,900.
Buchanan Park | 1325 D Street SE, Washington, DC 20003
A collection of townhomes and the 1895 Buchanan School building, which has been converted into luxury condominiums, located southeast of Capitol Hill.
Location: Buchanan Park’s Capitol Hill neighborhood blends local flavors, businesses, and D.C. institutions into one walkable, family-friendly community. The bustling nearby Eastern Market, which has been around since 1873, offers produce and prepared foods as well as handmade crafts from local residents and artisans.
History: The century-old schoolhouse welcomed children for nearly 100 years before closing in 1993, and today, has been converted into luxury residences.
Units: 41 condominium units feature a modern lifestyle while embracing the building’s charming original elements, like exposed brick walls and high ceilings. 32 Federal-style inspired three and four-bedroom townhomes offer simple elegance through all-brick interiors, ample living space and fine finishes.
Amenities: Nearby coffee shops, restaurants, grocery stores, shops, fitness studios and more line Pennsylvania Avenue and the nearby streets making up this long-standing neighborhood, putting everyday conveniences as well as a plethora of entertainment options at arm’s reach.
Listings: Condos priced from the $300’s to $1 million and townhomes from $1.27 million.
The Darcy in Bethesda | 7171 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814
Where Bethesda’s best restaurants, shops and entertainment venues meet, you’ll find The Darcy, a high-rise in the heart of all the action offering views of Downtown Washington and Bethesda.
Location: Bethesda is an extremely walkable city, with your daily needs easily accomplished on foot. Public transportation is also easily accessible, and parking is available in the building if errands or business take you far from home. Within close proximity you’ll find the Capital Crescent Trail, a popular attraction for walkers, runners and bikers, along with buzzed-about restaurants such as Jaleo and Mon Ami Gabi.
Units: A variety of floorplans to accommodate every buyer’s needs. All featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, nine-foot ceilings and hardwood floors, units range in size from the smallest at 835 square feet all the way up to the 2,935-square foot penthouse.
Amenities: A hotel-like concierge caters to every request and a second-floor club room with balcony makes for a great gathering space for residents and their guests.
Listings: Available condos range from $371,217 to $1,850,000.
The Lauren in Bethesda | 4901 Hampden Lane Bethesda, MD 20814
Bringing a taste of Manhattan to Bethesda, The Lauren is among the D.C. area’s newest luxury condominium buildings, offering fine design, abundant light, and lavish amenities just outside the city.
Location: Tucked in the heart of Downtown Bethesda at the corner of Hampden and Woodmont Avenue, The Lauren is an escape from city life without jeopardizing access to all Bethesda and D.C. have to offer.
Unit: Each one, two and three-bedroom unit is meticulously designed to reflect a modern style and the finest finishes. The bright open spaces, ranging in size from 1,444 to 6,000 square feet, are complemented by high-end appliances, automatic blinds and blackout shades and other smart home automation.
Amenities: Residents have access to an expansive rooftop terrace, an outdoor dining area, a wine lounge, and a fully-equipped catering kitchen. Service that rivals a 5-star resort includes a 24-hour concierge is on hand to assist with on-site events, pet sitting, away from home services, and more.
Highlight: The $10.5 million penthouse suite in the 8-story building may be the priciest address for a condo in all of D.C. The sprawling 7,300-square-foot residence also features a 1,500-square-foot open terrace.
Listings: Sales for available units range in price from $1,475,000 to $4,350,000