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Two-bedroom Hill East home with screened-in porch and Anacostia River views asks $599K

The Potomac Avenue Metro station and bus routes are a little over a five-minute walk away

I found lead paint in my historic house

As homeowners, our job became spending money to prevent our house from killing us.

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Light-filled two-bedroom condo at north end of Dupont Circle with rooftop access seeks $485K

The unit comes with hardwood floors, French doors, and a washer/dryer

The best bed sheets to buy right now

With so many different options, the world of bed sheets can be hard to navigate. This handy guide can get you up to speed.

More D.C. Circulator and Capital Bikeshare service could be coming to the District

New budget proposal includes funding for additional transportation infrastructure and Vision Zero

Four-bedroom rowhouse in Petworth with gourmet kitchen and parking seeks $779K

The home has an open floor plan and a finished lower level that could host guests

Colonial Village four-bedroom boasting bright spaces and expansive lot lists for $949K

The property includes roughly 9,100 square feet of land as well as four full bathrooms

Three-bedroom Bloomingdale Victorian with original details, ample backyard asks $929K

The home has three decorative fireplaces in addition to a deck, a stone patio, and a fire pit in the rear

Will San Francisco’s housing market be overwhelmed by IPO millionaires?

As Airbnb, Uber, Lyft, and Slack finalize plans to go public, real estate braces for impact

Three urbanism takeaways from D.C. Mayor Bowser’s 2019 State of the District Address

In the cards: free D.C. Circulator rides for the foreseeable future and more affordable housing dollars

Walking tour of Bloomingdale to highlight history of segregation in D.C.

The tour will proceed along First Street NW and is scheduled for April 14

National Zoo to lose entrances, gain fences under approved security plans

The zoo will maintain its three main entrances but shed seven pedestrian access points

Three-bedroom townhouse off River Road NW with rear porch and parking lists for $719K

The home is near two Metro stations on the Red Line and various businesses on Wisconsin Avenue NW

Frank Lloyd Wright, the latest lifestyle home brand

New licensing push by Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation an effort to get more of architect’s relevant work into contemporary homes

One-bedroom Dupont Circle condo with private deck and bay window asks $430K

The condo comes with an open floor plan and is located off the 17th Street NW commercial corridor

Metro to suspend most weekend track work during cherry blossom season

The transit agency says it plans to take a weekend maintenance break for the next four weekends

Arlington County authorizes $23M in Amazon incentives

The money will come from hotel taxes, provided that the company meets occupancy targets

Capital Bikeshare to provide 500 electric bikes across the D.C. area

The rollout begins on March 18 and comes after a pilot program for the motorized bikes launched last year

Perfectly preserved midcentury modern house asks $2.5M

This "forgotten" Albert Frey-designed home in Palm Springs features a 600-square-foot overhanging deck and distinctive yellow fiberglass siding.

Metro moves to subsidize late-night rides on Uber and Lyft as a substitute for rail service

The transit agency is asking for firms that could offer on-demand transportation to overnight workers

Heralding spring, haiku signs pop up across part of Northwest D.C.

Look out for the bright signs in the Golden Triangle Business Improvement District

Five-bedroom Spring Valley home with pool and large land lot seeks $1.6M

The home has multiple fireplaces and master suites as well as an attached two-car garage

As affordable housing crisis worsens, Trump proposes more cuts

New report by National Low-Income Housing Coalition highlights a deepening crisis without a national response.

D.C. to close and replace 1867 Georgetown bridge over the C&O Canal

A public meeting on the project is scheduled for March 14

The case against lawns

As we surround more houses with grass, we deprive ourselves of natural signposts.

Can you find the cherry blossom-themed Capital Bikeshare bike?

It’s electric (literally)

New law lets D.C. better manage federally controlled parks via cooperative partnerships

Plans are in the works to renovate downtown’s Franklin Square Park, and others could eventually follow

Three-bedroom Brookland home with updates and finished lower level seeks $789K

It’s within a 15-minute walk of the neighborhood’s Metro station and also comes with parking

In Texas, high-end renters spur urban luxury boom

It’s not just about new jobs, it’s about lifestyle options.

Hirshhorn Museum plans redesigned sculpture garden to include space for events

The museum describes the project as a "front door" to the National Mall

Report: D.C.’s affordable housing funds aren’t going as far as they were just a few years ago

Higher construction costs have significantly increased what it takes to create affordable housing in D.C.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon to close D.C. streets early Saturday

More than 25,000 runners and tens of thousands of spectators are anticipated to turn out for the event

Four-bedroom Michigan Park home with original details, finished basement asks $650K

The home has hardwood floors throughout, French doors, and updated bathrooms

Cherry blossoms peak bloom predicted in early April

The trees’ green-bud stage is already starting to be seen, according to the National Park Service

Metro moves to make all its train doors open automatically

As of now, conductors manually operate the doors on arriving at a station, thousands of times a day

Hitting the road

"Skoolies" are one of the fastest-growing subsets of the van life community.

Two-bedroom Mount Pleasant condo with updates and private deck asks $574K

The home is a corner unit in a townhouse and located a block west of 16th Street NW

Ben Carson to leave HUD after 2020 election

Carson has been one of the few mainstays in the Trump administration

15 beautiful urban staircases in the U.S.

When done right, public staircases turn from an afterthought to an Instagram hotspot, a delightful example of a city’s culture and style.