by Prince Of Petworth May 4, 2018 at 3:45 pm 0

Previously this was home to the glass forest that was sadly vandalized back in 2013 in Palisades park. Thanks to James for sending: “It’s a participatory art space – the originator of the “exhibit” would probably be delighted if others contributed. It’s adjacent to the Palisades Spray Park – you’ll see two picnic tables at the path that leads to the “art exhibits.” People can be very creative with broken mirrors and bicycle parts. And now with bras.”

by Prince Of Petworth May 2, 2018 at 11:45 am 0

This house is located at 5831 Potomac Ave, NW. The Bright MLS listing says:

“This spacious & exceptionally charming home in sought after Palisades sits on the highest point of desirable Potomac Ave. offering privacy while overlooking the Potomac. The home features open living spaces w/ a beautiful living area on the main level. The master suite & bedrooms 2 & 3 are on the upper levels w/ a spacious LL as well. The rear yard is beautifully landscaped & there is a 3 car grg.”

You can see a virtual tour here.

This 4 bed/4.5 bath is going for $2,625,000.

by Prince Of Petworth April 17, 2018 at 11:15 am 0

4814 MacArthur Boulevard, NW

Update Opening Menu: Palisades Dinner Menu (PDF)

Palisades Drinks Menu (PDF)

From a press release:

“Lahlou Restaurant Group, which owns and operates Lupo Verde, Station 4 and Tunnicliff’s Tavern, is pleased to announce a second location of their popular Italian concept, Lupo Verde Osteria, which is scheduled to open April 18th. The intimate 95-seat restaurant, which translates to “green wolf”, will serve authentic, rustic, Italian fare in the residential Palisades area at 4814 MacArthur Blvd, NW. Med Lahlou, a resident of the Palisades for the last decade, purchased the 3,200-square-foot, restored, brick three-story building so that he could bring his popular Italian restaurant to his friends and family in his own neighborhood. The restaurant will open with dinner service with brunch and a first floor boutique Italian market to be added at a later date.

Corporate Chef Matteo Venini will oversee the Lupo Verde Osteria menu which will be similar to its sister restaurant at 1401 T Street, NW. Venini will continue to oversee the menu at Lupo Verde on 14th Street, as well as Lupo Marino, which is scheduled to open in early May within The Wharf development in the Southwest Waterfront. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth May 10, 2017 at 12:00 pm 17 Comments

2355 Nebraska Ave NW

This house is located at 2355 Nebraska Ave, NW. The MRIS listing says:

“Beautiful Palisades home with a stunning modern renovation designed by celebrated architect David Jameson. Enter through a handsome facade and sun-filled foyer to a breathtaking glass wall that opens the family room to the impressive gardens and majestic lily pond. Sited on a quiet street, backing the rich foliage of Battery Kemble Park, a short walk to schools, parks, shops and restaurants.”


You can see more photos here.

This 4 bed/3.5 bath is going for $2,090,000.

by Prince Of Petworth March 31, 2017 at 11:55 am 5 Comments

5067 Macarthur Blvd NW

This house is located at 5067 Macarthur Blvd NW. The MRIS listing says:

“Just Listed-Palisades! Charming & sunlit 3 lvl home w/functional floor plan for fam living & casual entertaining! Main level w/ entry foyer, open living room, dining room w/deck access, & updated kit w/ granite counters. The 2nd floor has spacious master BR, add’l BR, and a full BA. The LL has add’l BR or fam rm, full BA, & 2 storage rooms.Expansive entertaining deck overlooks large yard & garage!”


You can see more photos here.

This 3 bed/2 bath is going for $799,000.

by Prince Of Petworth January 9, 2017 at 1:55 pm 45 Comments

Photo by PoPville flickr user Chris Williams

“Dear PoPville,

My husband and I are looking to move from Dupont and are considering the Berkeley/Kent/Palisades area.

Upon researching the area, I came across the noise issues some of the neighbors are discussing with respect to the changing flight times and paths coming from DCA. Here is a Washington Post article that discusses this situation:

“In the District, there were 1,286 noise complaints in 2014; by 2015, the year NextGen changes were implemented, complaints jumped to 8,670 (although airport officials are quick to note that 6,500 of the complaints last year came from the same person). Even so, residents say complaints have risen dramatically.”

My question for the community is if the noise from the airplanes is really as constant and loud as the articles are making it out to be?”

by Prince Of Petworth December 12, 2016 at 12:25 pm 6 Comments


This house is located at 5409 Macarthur Boulevard, Northwest. The listing says:

“Spacious Sears Bungalow with large front Porch overlooking Macarthur Blvd. Light Filled and Expanded 3 Level home awaiting your imagination. Large open rooms. Eat-In Kitchen, Dining Room, Spacious Living Room with fireplace. Main level Bedroom. 3 additional Bedrooms upstairs. Basement with sep entrance & 2 more Bedrooms. Deep Lot. Sold As Is. Previously rented as-is for $4200.”

You can see more photos here.

This 6 bed/3 bath is going for $750,000.

by Prince Of Petworth October 3, 2016 at 12:45 pm 51 Comments


File this under bonkers – Fox 5 reported last week:

“A West Virginia man is facing several charges after authorities say he shot a deer in Washington D.C. It happened close enough to the Palisades neighborhood in Northwest D.C., that neighbors heard the gunfire and called police to help.

The Washington Humane Society said the male deer had 14 points on his antlers and was estimated to weigh about 250 pounds.”

WTOP reported:

“Goyne used a handgun, according to the police report.

Goyne is being held without bond until his next court date scheduled for Oct. 12.”


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