319 5th Street Northeast

This rental is located at 319 5th Street, Northeast. The listing says:

“Charming 2BR/1BA upper level units available October 1 for rent! Excellent location – just blocks from Union Station, H St, Mass Ave restaurants and Capitol. Washer/dryer + great use of space. Small private deck. Private entrance. Pets case by case.”

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This 2 bed/1 bath is going for $2,300/Mo.

1329 C Street Northeast

This rental is located at 1329 C Street, Northeast. The listing says:

“Wonderfully renovated 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, wood floors, cozy back yard and close to Lincoln Park. The master bedroom has high ceilings and exposed brick walls. It has a gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances and ceiling fan. Rental app. in under view documents. Processing fee and first months rent made out to Long and Foster. Section 8 vouches welcome.”

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This 3 bed/2 bath is going for $2,900/Mo.


“Dear PoPville,

Do you know what the big wooden enclosure is outside the Thurgood Marshall Judiciary Building, on Mass. Ave next to Union Station? It’s pretty elaborate — the wood panels even have decorative trim — and building-sized, and it’s been there at least a month. The one time I saw the gate open, all I could see inside was a few parked trucks. Any ideas?”

The Hill is Home reported back in June:

“According to one of the workers installing the fenced area late last week, the [Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary] building needs roof repairs. The fence will hold construction materials, machinery, and trailers for about 17 months.”



“Dear PoPville,

I think a local artist was either robbed, or their entire car was stolen, and it looks like the crooks dumped his or her work in our alley on the Hill. Lots of maps, some framed, like the one shown in the photo, all titled “Inside the Beltway” and then numerous painted works on small pieces of wood. Looks like Eastern Market vendor type work, but don’t recognize it. I’ve included a photo of the signature on the maps if anyone recognizes it. Hoping to get these back to the artist before they’re wrecked.

Anyone who knows who these may belong to can email me at hillresident123(at)gmail.com”


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This unit is located at 1125 Maryland Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“The perfect marriage of design and function in an unbeatable Capitol Hill location! The smart floor plan features an updated kitchen w/ new appliances, tons of cabinet space and granite countertops, gleaming hardwood floors, washer & dryer in unit and plenty of storage space. Close to public transportation options, Stanton &Lincoln parks, walking distance to Eastern Market, H Street &so much more!”

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This 1 bed/1 bath is going for $239,000 ($198 monthly fee.)

717 8th Street, SE

Thanks to a reader for sending this awesome accolade about Rose’s Luxury from Bon Appetit magazine:

Later, as I’m finishing my whiskey and paying the bill, I realize why those people were willing to wait two-plus hours for a table in a city whose food culture is otherwise known mostly for power lunches: Rose’s is a game-changer.

There is a lot that sets it apart, starting with the warm, farmhouse-style dining room, kitchen-counter seating, and atrium glowing with string lights. There is the knowledgeable and friendly service. And, of course, the eclectic menu: Southern comfort food threaded with globe-trotting ingredients and ideas from Southeast Asia, Mexico, Italy, and France.

While chef-owner Aaron Silverman is clearly concerned with the food that goes out on his plates, he pays even closer attention to the people eating it. And that’s when it hits me: Rose’s isn’t just in the restaurant business; it’s in the making-people-happy business.

Read the full account ‘To find out what makes a meal here so special, I spent 12 hours trailing Silverman on a weekday in early June. Let’s just say the brilliance of Rose’s isn’t by accident.’

651 G Street Southeast,

This rental is located at 651 G Street, Southeast. The listing says:

“Classy Capitol Hill/Barracks Row English Basement with large bedroom, ceramic tiled floor, gourmet kitchen, and stainless steel appliances. Home has a spacious sun-filled living room w dining area, granite counters, as well as front, rear and side entrances, washer/dryer, gated landscaped patio. Close to metro, shops, restaurants, Eastern Market. HVCP Welcomed.”

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This 1 bed/1 bath is going for $1,750/Mo.

540 13th Street Northeast

This house is located at 540 13th Street, Northeast. The listing says:

“Located in the highly desirable Capitol Hill neighborhood, this home is just steps to the many shops and restaurants of H Street. This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home features an open floor plan with cozy brick floors and a wood burning fireplace that imbue this home with a storied, old-world feel and emit a sense of comfort and nostalgia. Great backyard and many transportation options!!!!!”

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This 2 bed/1 bath is going for $449,000.