This rental is located at 1721 West Virginia Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“Renovated 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit for rent in Trinidad. Open floor plan with spacious living area. Master bedroom gets tons of light. Smaller bedroom is ideal as a guest room, office or den. Washer/dryer in the unit. Hardwood floors throughout. Near Union Market.Parking in the back for an additional $75 a month. $40 application fee and first month’s rent due with application. Vouchers welcomed.”


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This 2 bed/2 bath is going for $2,195/Mo.


This house is located at 1607 West Virginia Avenue, NE. The listing says:

“Welcome to your new home in Trinidad! Original HWF, granite,stainless, vintage glass door knobs,exposed brick,glass doors, breakfast room /florida room. Half bath on main. Bonus room off of bedroom. Finished basement w full bath. Fenced yard, privacy gate. OSP! Located close to Gallaudet,Atlas/H Street District , NoMa Red line metro, Union Market, Ivy City, and Whole Foods 2017! Open Sunday 12-3”


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This 3 bed/2.5 bath is going for $675,000.


Suzanne Des Marais is an associate broker with Bediz Group, LLC at Keller Williams Capital Properties . Unless specifically noted, neither she nor the company that she is affiliated with represented any of the parties or were directly involved in the transaction reported below. Unless otherwise noted, the source of information is Metropolitan Regional Information Systems (MRIS), which is the local multiple listing system and/or Smartcharts by Showingtime). Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Featured Property: 1423 Trinidad Ave NE
Legal Subdivision: Trinidad
Advertised Subdivision per Listing: Trinidad
Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2 Parking: Off Street Ownership: Fee Simple
Original List Price: $559,000.
List Price at Contract: $559,000.
List Date: 08/19/2016
Days on Market: 14
Settled Sales Price: $625,000.
Seller Subsidy: $17,500.
Settlement Date: 10/07/2016
Transaction type: Standard

Original GDoN post can be seen: here.

The listings can be seen here: here.

Adjacent to Gallaudet University, the NE DC neighborhood of Trinidad has benefited from the buzz and commercial activity around the nearby H Street NE corridor, which it is just north of. In recent years, the area has experienced new construction condos, as well as condo conversions of many of the plentiful post World War II-built brick four unit buildings. Investors have additionally been buying up the fee simple houses and, like much of the city, have been commanding steadily increasing prices over the past several years.

Real estate stats for September 2016 were just released. (more…)

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From Alert DC 11:30pm:

“SHOOTING at 2328 hrs in the 1100 block of RAUM ST. NE. NO Lookout .”

MPD later reported: “Shooting:1700 Block of West Virginia Avenue NE//LOF a B/M, 5’10”, 210lbs., long dreadlocks, dark jeans, white shirt”

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From Alert DC just after 11pm:

“MPDC is investigating a stabbing that occurred at approximately 2309 hrs in the 3700 block of 9th Street N.W.”

1423 Montello Avenue Northeast

This rental is located at 1423 Montello Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“Private basement Apt in TH, renovated in July of 2016, avail for rent in the neighborhood next to Gallaudet Univ. Absolutely stunning with a private liv room, full kitchen, new bath, patio backyard, and private front and back entrances. Rent includes high speed internet, basic cable, water, gas, electric, and trash removal. NoMa Red Line Metro nearby with bus stop literally across the street.”


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This 1 bed/1 bath is going for $1,850/Mo.

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From MPD:

“The Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit seeks the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in connection with a kidnapping and a sexual assault that occurred in the 1600 block of Holbrook Street, Northeast.

On Saturday, August 27, 2016, at approximately 3:00 am, a suspect forced the victim into her own vehicle with an unknown weapon and ordered the victim to drive. The suspect sexually assaulted the victim as she drove him around. When the vehicle came to a stop, the victim was able to flee and get away.

The suspect is described as a black male, dark complexion, 20-40 years of age, with shoulder-length dread locks. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411″

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From MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 1000 block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northeast on Monday, August 29, 2016.

At approximately 11:46 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location and located an adult male, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire & EMS personnel responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. Once admitted to the hospital, all lifesaving efforts failed, and the victim was pronounced dead.

The decedent has been identified as 24-year-old Tony Jermaine Gates, of Southeast, DC.

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.”

1145 Owen Place Northeast

This rental is located at 1145 Owen Place, Northeast. The listing says:

“Recently renovated spacious one bedroom + den, central HVAC and washer/dryer in unit. Electric and gas are Tenant responsibility. Located in the emerging residential Trinidad neighborhood, this apartment is in walking distance to Noma-Gallaudet U Metro Station, Gallaudet University, Union Market, and the H Street Corridor shops, grocery stores, restaurants, cafes, bars/lounges and entertainment.”

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This 1 bed/1 bath is going for $1,200/Mo.

1423 Trinidad Avenue Northeast

This house is located at 1423 Trinidad Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“A warm and inviting, upgraded 3 bed, 2 bath home with wood floors, crown molding, plantation shutters, exposed brick, formal dining room. Fully finished basement w/bar & entertaining area & Murphy bed. Awesome two-tier back yard garden and entertaining space + off street parking. New windows (front) and new refrigerator. Steps from H Street corridor/trolly.”


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This 3 bed/2 bath is going for $559,000.

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From MPD:

“On July 26, 2016, members of the Metropolitan Police Departments Gun Recovery Unit (GRU) conducted a gun interdiction operation in the 5th District, specifically in the Trinidad/Simms/Holbrook area which resulted in 3 arrests and the recovery of the following weapons:

1. Tech-9 Masterpiece Arms, 1 round in chamber, 31 rounds in magazine.

2. Beretta 3032 Tomcat 32 cal semi auto, 1 round in chamber, 2 in magazine.

3. Ruger 22/45 lite 22 cal semi auto handgun, 1 round in chamber, 7 in magazine.

Great work!”