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2008 Archived News
10/16/08 - Blue Skye Development will convert 26-unit apartment in Brightwood into condos.
9/25/08 - Opening night at the Metropole tonight from 6:30 to 9:30 at 1515 15th Street, NW.
9/17/08 - Attend the Remodeling & Home Décor Show from Sept. 26-28 at the Dulles Expo Center.
8/18/08 - Attend the 10th annual Architecture Week, including tours and lectures, from Sept. 13-20.
8/17/08 - Ikea's latest catalogue was received this past week as described by this Washington Post article.
7/25/08 - The Washington Business Journal describes how Taurus Development plans to get input from potential buyers to shape new H Street condo development.
7/12/08 - Loft-living at the Highland Park in Columbia Heights is featured in this Washington Post article.
4/20/08 - See the article "A Space that Rocks" in the Early Spring 2008 issue of Washington Spaces.
4/15/08 - Read about the Wooster and Mercer lofts plus The Eclipse on Center Park in the Spring issue of Washington Spaces.
4/14/08 - Winners of the Best Real Estate Deals of 2007 will be announced on April 24 at an awards dinner.
4/11/08 - Read a Washington Business Journal article about potential plans for 23 schools to be closed by D.C. including residential development as well as charter school uses.
4/1/08 - Delta Associates reports that 497 new condo units closed in the first quarter of 2008 compared to 231 in the fourth quarter of 2007, a 115% increase! See our articles section to read more in a recent Washington Business Journal article.
3/12/08 - Article about the Railway Express project in Baltimore.
3/9/08 - The finalists for the Washington Business Journal's Best Real Estate Deals of 2007 include Wooster and Mercer Lofts for Architecture and Multifamily Development; Chase Point and Union Row for Multifamily Development; and the Lofts at Brightwood, Parker Flats, and Savoy Court for Rehab/Renovation.
3/6/08 - Cromley Lofts in Alexandria highlighted online at Washingtonian.com.
2/16/08 - Check out the article "Simply Sophisticated" in the latest issue of Washington Spaces magazine which features the Visio condo by Robertson Development as well as the article "Private Quarters" highlighting several other new condo residences.
2/15/08 - The Washington Business Journal reports on the steady sales of multi-million dollar luxury condos including the Turnberry Tower in Arlington, Trillium in Bethesda, and Abdo Development's Wooster and Mercer Lofts in Arlington.
1/29/08 - Read an article in the Washington Times about offices and condos near the Washington Nationals' new ballpark.
1/20/08 - Manassas Landing master plan with 650,000 square feet of mixed-use development includes condominiums among the 500 residential units planned.
1/12/08 - Delta Associates projects that between 4,000 to 6,000 new condominiums will be sold in 2008. It reports that nearly 4,000 were sold in 2007.
1/11/08 - Updated The Yards project based on a recent Washington Business Journal article.
1/11/08 - The Sterling at the Metro in North Bethesda was sold out this month.
12/28/07 - National Harbor's developer Milt Peterson is named Washington Business Journal's newsmaker of the year with Monty Hoffman of PN Hoffman and Jeff Neal of Monument Realty as two of the ten runner-ups.
12/18/07 - Development plans for DC's old convention center site are finalized and includes two new condominium buildings.
12/15/07 - Read the Washington Post article about the new condominium project Club on Quincy in Arlington.
12/9/07 - Read the Washington Times article about Lofts 11.
12/5/07 - The West Lee condo in Falls Church is now sold out (128 units).
10/20/07 - Chase Point, Alta at Thomas Circle, Yale Steam Laundry, City Vista, Bryson at Woodland Park, Waterview, and 414 Water Street were winners in the 11th Annual Awards for Excellence in the Mid-Atlantic Condo market given out by Delta Associates.
10/14/07 - Check out the 20 homes on the National Mall that are competing to be recognized as the most attractive, livable, and energy-efficient house powered entirely by solar energy. Click here for details about the Solar Decathlon.
10/10/07 - Added a new 12-unit condo at 1006 - 1010 7th Street in Southeast DC and Opitz Crossing, a 130-unit project, to the Woodbridge section of the New Condo Directory. Check out the updated information about Velocity Capitol Riverfront's first condo building.
10/1/07 - McWilliams Ballard will be holding a new home show case featuring 50 communities on October 13 from noon to 3 p.m. at Hotel Monaco. RSVP here.
9/29/07 - Read an interesting article on live-work spaces.
9/15/07 - Read an article about plans for renovating a warehouse in Northeast DC into loft studios for artists to work and live in.
9/2/07 - Check out the upcoming Fall Remodeling and Home Decor Show from Sept. 21-23 at the Dulles Expo Center.
9/1/07 - Hickok Cole Architects and WDG Architects named among the top Multi-Housing Architects by Multi-Housing News.
8/20/07 - Check out our list of stores that specialize in furniture and furnishings for your home. West Elm opened its newest flagship store in downtown DC at 1020 G Street, NW. Read more about West Elm's opening.
8/3/07 - Hilton Washington may add condominium units as part of its $100 million renovation plans. The Marriott Wardman Park hotel plans to have condominiums as part of its $50 million renovation project.
7/8/07 - If you want to keep up with the trends, tools, and technology of the building design industry, consider attending DesignDC from July 18-20.
7/6/07 - The 202-unit Legato Corner condo in Fairfax sells out.
6/16/07 - Condo sales parties draw potential buyers and party goers as reported by the Washington Post.
5/29/07 - Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams furniture store opened on 14th Street, NW earlier this month.
5/20/07 - When buying a new condo that is under construction, here are some tips to "Know Your Developer".
5/4/07 - Verona Parc in D.C. sells out and a 46-unit condo in Bethesda is approved by Montgomery County.
4/27/07 - Archstone-Smith plans to add 257 loft apartments on the parking lot of Crystal Towers.
4/21/07 - Added The West Olmstead in Adams Morgan to the New Condo Directory. Be sure to attend the McWilliams Ballard Metropolitan Open House today, featuring 30 new condo projects in Virginia, from noon to 3 p.m. at Gua-rapo in Arlington.
4/15/07 - Updated the New Condo Directory with Saratoga Condos in Baltimore, MD, Melody Landing River Oaks in Woodbridge, VA, Dakotas at Loudoun Station in Ashburn, VA, and Parks at Piedmont in Gainesville, VA
4/15/07 - DCLofts.com celebrates its 4 year anniversary. Thank you for visiting and sending your comments.
4/3/07 - Sign up to attend an open house event featuring 30 condos in Virginia on Saturday, April 21 at Gua-rapo in Arlington.
3/28/07 - Crescent Resources was selected to develop 77-acres on the campus of the Armed Forces Retirement Home. Plans for the mixed-use development call for a 300 residential units, including condominiums.
3/21/07 - The registration deadline for the Washingtonian Residential Design Awards program is April 2. Awards will be announced in the June 2007 issue of Washingtonian magazine.
3/20/07 - The demolition of the satellite dish farm at the corner of 14th Street and Florida Ave., NW at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 21 will mark the ground breaking of the View 14 project.
3/17/07 - Read about how parking spaces can go for a premium in the DC metro area in this Washington Post article.
3/10/07 - Read about the Delancey apartments with lofts in the Shirlington area of Arlington.
2/22/07 - Visit the
Capital Home & Garden
Show at the Dulles Expo Center from Feb. 22-25 with Vern Yip of "Trading
Spaces". Attend the
Open House with more than 20 condo projects featured this Saturday between
noon to 3 p.m. at 1435 P Street, NW. Be sure to say you were referred by
2/16/07 - Abdo Development buys a 2.5 acre block in Arlington at Clarendon Blvd. and North Quinn Street for an unnamed project next to a current loft building under development.
2/11/07 - Added The Ilora condos in Northeast DC to the New Condo Directory.
2/2/07 - Learn more about The Dakotas mixed-development project that will revitalize the area around the Fort Totten Metro station.
1/24/07 - See about 20 new condo developments at a metro-wide open house on Saturday, Feb. 24th.
1/16/07 - Read a New York Times article about the state of the condo market in D.C.
1/14/07 - Added Soteria in the Petworth area, New Plaza in Mt. Vernon, and The Chastleton Co-op in the Dupont Circle area to the New Condo Directory. Read about the transportation of Georgia Avenue including Lofts at Brightwood and Park Place condos.
1/12/07 - Read the update about the North Tract development in Arlington County.
1/6/07 - Added The Jamison in Brightwood to the New Condo Directory.
1/1/07 - Added Woodley Court to the New Condo Directory.