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What $3,400 rents in D.C. right now

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Back on campus, students confront a challenging housing market

As private developers see big dollars in dorms, college students face high housing costs.

D.C. expands medical marijuana access by accepting more out-of-state cards

Cards from over two dozen states are now recognized at local dispensaries.

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For the first time, the annual D.C. State Fair will take place east of the Anacostia River

The free event is scheduled for September 8 at the St. Elizabeths East Campus.

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15 bedroom decor ideas to steal now

Bright and airy or warm and intimate, these bedrooms offer plenty of inspiration.

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Is a recession coming? Here’s what that means for housing

Experts agree that the housing market is on much firmer footing than it was in 2008.

Updated Capitol Hill condo to ask $349K

The bright one-bedroom unit comes with a private terrace.

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The TV issue

The homes we see on TV are mirrors of—and inspirations for—our own

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The top 8 places where people are taking Bird scooters in D.C.

Memorials, a museum, and a university make the list.

18th Street NW will close for Adams Morgan Day September 8

The annual festival will take place for six hours.

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Can utopia ever exist?

The final episode of Nice Try! season one explores utopias by and for feminists.

D.C. is adding freshwater mussels to the Anacostia River to help clean it

35,000 native mussels will be reintroduced to the river, city officials say.

Metro riders will have to wait even longer for cool temperatures at two Red Line stations

The transit agency had expected repair work to be finished in mid-August.

The Washington Monument will reopen to the public September 19: National Park Service

The monument has been closed for upgrades since 2016.

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The 19 best design and furniture stores in the D.C. area

Where to shop when you need a new piece

Two-bedroom Dupont Circle condo with private deck asks $749K

The home has two bathrooms and an open floor plan.

Moped-sharing kicks off in D.C. this weekend

New York-based Revel is set to offer 400 battery-powered mopeds in the city.

City to present traffic safety recommendations for neighborhoods east of Rock Creek Park

The project area includes Brightwood, Manor Park, Takoma, and more.

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Your guide to the best farmers markets in Washington, D.C.

From Eastern Market to CityCenterDC, here are 27 farmers markets in D.C. that you should know about.

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Where to find public pools in Washington, D.C.

From outdoor pools to indoor pools, take a dive near you

50K photos of main street North America are headed to the National Building Museum

Photographer Barry L. Gfeller took the photos between 1976 and 1996.

387-unit residential development to move forward in NoMa

Construction on the next phase of the Washington Gateway project will begin soon

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101 things to love about Washington, D.C.

A love letter to the District

People will fish along the Tidal Basin on the night of August 22

The only catch? Registration for the event is already closed

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When Disney imagineered a $2.5 billion town

In this "Nice Try!" bonus episode, dive into Disney’s utopian design forays from Epcot to Celebration, Florida.

Pedestrian dies after being struck by driver in hit-and-run on North Capitol Street

The incident represents the city’s 16th traffic fatality in 2019

Restored Italianate farmhouse in LeDroit Park to list for $1M

One of the first houses in the neighborhood, the home was refurbished in 2017

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The 30 best things to do in Washington, D.C., with kids

From vintage carousels to world-renowned museums, D.C. offers something for every family. We’ve mapped our 30 top picks.

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Landscape architecture is getting a major international prize

The new prize, which comes with a $100,000 award, hopes to raise awareness of the the importance of landscape architecture today.

What $2,900 rents in D.C. right now

See your options in neighborhoods like Forest Hills and the U Street NW corridor

Home sales prices in D.C. and the surrounding area hit new July highs

D.C.’s median sales price was $592K. That of the metro area was $470K

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‘Orange Is the New Black’ production designer on recreating ICE facilities for final season

"You can read it in the paper, but to see it dramatized, it makes it more real and relatable to people."

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Airbnb bets big on business travelers

The platform’s recent expansions bring it further from its homeshare roots.

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The U.S. has an affordable housing crisis. Here’s why

Market forces, policy decisions, and demographic changes have converged, making it more difficult to increase affordable housing for renters and buyers in U.S. cities.

Where to drop off food waste across D.C.

Nine farmers markets accept food scraps for free and have them composted

Suburban sprawl has increased in the D.C. area since 1970: study

Core areas of the city appear to have hollowed out until the current decade

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Trump’s new rule targets housing subsidies for legal immigrants

Under revised rule, immigrants deemed likely to need housing subsidies will be denied entry to the U.S.

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10 beautiful wedding venues in Washington, D.C.

Get hitched at these aesthetically pleasing venues.

What having a roommate saves you in D.C. rent

More than $8,600 a year, according to a recent study

D.C. is finalizing recommendations for traffic calming in the city’s westernmost area

Planning officials will present their findings for Rock Creek Far West August 27

Months-long Metropolitan Branch Trail detour begins in Eckington today

The trail will receive design changes expected to be completed in November

Half a dozen new murals are slated for walls across D.C.

The expansion is part of MuralsDC, a city program that started in 2007