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This house is located at 650 Orleans Place, Northeast. The listing says:

“Fully renovated beautiful open floor plan end unit with high end finishings! Custom kitchen cabinets w/SS appliances. Crown moldings & hardwood floors throughout. Large master suite! Beautiful natural stones and tile work! Fireplace, exposed brick wall, & skylight! Fenced-in paved backyard, 1 car parking. Short distance to NoMA Metro, Union Market & H Street! Whole Foods & Street.”

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This 3 bed/2.5 bath is going for $749,999.


From an email:

Lunar Massage Grand Opening in Union Station – 15% off this weekend. We’re upstairs next to Claire’s on the mezzanine back towards Express, on the east side of the station.”

This is now their 4th location:

Mt Vernon Triangle – 1101a 5th St NW
Adams Morgan – 1768 Columbia Rd 2nd Fl NW
Dupont – 1515 17th St 3rd Fl NW
Union Station – 50 Massachusetts NE


From a press release:

“ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen, the Southeast Asian restaurant created by Chipotle Mexican Grill, will open the doors to a new location in Washington, D.C.’s historic Union Station, 40 Massachusetts Ave, NE, in the West Hall on Wednesday, November 19.

“Union Station is a dynamic and exciting new location for ShopHouse and we look forward to sharing the bold flavors of our menu with a new community of commuters and travelers,” said Tim Wildin, brand director for ShopHouse. “Our menu is designed to be flavorful, exciting and convenient, making it ideal for the fast-paced travelers coming through the station.”

In celebration of its newest location, ShopHouse will partner with Capital Area Food Bank (CAFB), the largest hunger relief organization in the Washington metro area and a member of Feeding America, for a grand opening fundraiser. Customers who visit the Union Station location on opening day, Wednesday, November 19, and mention the fundraiser or show the flyer, will have 100% of the proceeds from their meal donated to CAFB (up to $5,000).

ShopHouse’s menu is influenced by the traditional ingredients, flavors and cooking techniques of Southeast Asia, and the restaurant gets its name from traditional shophouses, a common form of architecture in Southeast Asia in which families live upstairs and operate restaurants or fresh markets on the ground floor. The ShopHouse model closely resembles Chipotle, including a commitment to serving food made with the highest quality ingredients from more sustainable sources, preparing food in an open kitchen using classic cooking techniques, and serving customers in an interactive format that allows each individual to pick and choose exactly what goes into their own order. The entire ShopHouse menu is gluten- and dairy-free.

The restaurant will be open seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.



From an email:

“The Washington Area Bicyclist Association and REI are hosting a free and family-friendly celebration of the biking and walking trails that connect our region this Saturday, November 15th. There will be free bike repairs by REI mechanics and an interactive REI Signature Camp where you can test out camping and bike touring gear. There will also be free cookies from the Captain Cookie food truck and free coffee, free bike rentals for those who wish to join a trail tour of the nearby Met Branch Trail, carnival games, amazing raffle prizes, face painting and crafts. It’s a party for the whole family. The celebration will take place rain or shine from 11am to 2pm at the grassy field at First and Pierce Streets NE in NoMa. It may be chilly out so there will be a huge heated tent too.”

513 Florida Avenue Northeast

This rental is located at 513 Florida Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“Recently renovated Gorgeous three bedroom/two and a half bathroom and located three blocks from NoMa (formerly New York Ave-Florida Ave-Gallaudet U Station) Metro. Includes: Hardwood floors throughout, granite countertops, and stackable washer/dryer. Attractions: Union Market, Harris Teeter, Starbucks, Gallaudet University etc. Owner is real estate licensee. HCVP welcome.”

You can see more photos here.

This 3 bed/2.5 bath is going for $2,700/Mo.