Real Estate Fresh Finds: May 25

Real Estate Fresh Finds is a weekly selection of newly-listed properties in the District, brought to you by RLAH Real Estate.

Featured Property of the Week: 1512 R Street NW

Welcome to 1512 R St NW! This 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom 1875 Victorian will wow you with its mix of vintage and modern features. Details include hand waxed mahogany trim on the main level, functional pocket doors and heated kitchen and bathroom floors throughout. The large kitchen features quartz countertops, a pot filler, and a 6 burner Dacor gas range. Extra large south facing windows in the kitchen and dining area bring in natural light and provide a view of the rear patio and pergola. Working fireplaces on every level provide many spots to cozy up to in the winter. The second level features a bedroom with a large walk-in closet and second living room with a dramatic double height ceiling and a wet bar. The owner’s suite sits on the top floor with a flexible office / guest room space that overlooks the second living room. The bedroom features another large walk-in closet with Elfa and the ensuite bathroom features a double vanity, a steam shower and separate jetted tub. A stunning roof deck offers fantastic neighborhood views and a view of the Washington Monument that makes it a perfect space to entertain and catch the 4th of July fireworks. The attic provides ample storage as well as a neatly hidden built-in sauna. The 2 car garage provides valuable off street parking and has a very practical and private 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom guest suite above it. The legal 1 bed, 1 bath English basement unit is over 800 square feet and has front and rear entrances, in-unit laundry, and a modern kitchen. Inbound for Ross Elementary. ”

Other Notable Fresh Listings:

  • The Most Expensive Home of the Week is a 6BR / 6FB / 2HB Mediterranean-style detached home in Wesley Heights with over 10k square feet of luxury living space spread across 4 levels features a 2-car garage, sunroom, library, theater / media room , staff suite, and a gorgeous brick terrace with a pool and it’s own separate changing room – all for just $ 10k shy of $ 7M.
  • “This turn-of-the-century home modernized and expertly renovated in 2017” with 3BR / 2.5BA in Capitol Hill features “a mix of grand original details and first-rate updates” such as a huge gourmet kitchen, heated bathroom floors, a wood-burning fireplace, and even a secured parking space.
  • “Truly gorgeous, complete renovation of a large end unit row home in the heart of Petworth! This exquisitely redesigned home features an open floorplan on the first floor with tons of natural light and high ceilings. ”
  • Your REO / Bank-Owned Property of the Week is a multifamily interior rowhome with 4 2-bedroom units that will need plenty of work, but it does appear some of the work has been started for whoever decides to buy and finish it.


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