When it came to the real estate market in 2016, it was pretty relaxed. In order to learn what to expect for next year, Curbed DC reached out to Steve Centrella, a Redfin agent in D.C, and Gerda Gaetjen, a RE/MAX agent in Virginia, for their insight.
While Washington, D.C. having the sixth most expensive rents in the nation might not seem like something to be proud of, there is a silver lining; rents for one-bedroom unit have dropped 3.2 percent overall in the past year.
Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various Washington, D.C. neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,500/month.
Residents of a Brentwood residential development, known as Brookland Manor, filed a lawsuit against the owner, claiming the owner’s redevelopment plan violates fair housing laws, Despite the lawsuit, the first phase of the project is filed.
In D.C., nearly 150 families are at risk for displacement due an apartment complex owner’s plans to redevelop the property. According to the lawsuit, the redevelopment plan violates D.C. fair housing laws that protect tenants from discrimination.