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LeDroit Park Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk Ledroit Park , Washington, D.C. Real Estate Leave a Comment

LeDroit Park has a fascinating history.  From a whites-only neighborhood to later becoming home to the prominent African-American elite, the neighborhood features beautiful Victorian architecture with 12 different styles of homes.  Over 60 homes were designed by architect James McGill and not one of those were the same.  LeDroit Park was even protected by gates and guards for a period of time until …

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Eckington Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk Eckington , Washington, D.C. Real Estate Leave a Comment

Welcome to one of the most interesting, vibrant and diverse pockets of the District of Columbia. D.C.’s Eckington neighborhood (bordered by Florida Avenue to the south, North Capitol Street to the west and the Metropolitan Branch Trail to the east) sits atop one of the highest points of the city. Composed mostly of charming Wardman-style early 20th century row homes, …

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Petworth Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk Petworth Leave a Comment

Petworth has undergone a renaissance since 2010 with lots of investment into the neighborhood.  Yes! Organic Grocery opened along Georgia Avenue followed by many other great businesses including Chez Bill French Restaurant and some of the more recent additions on Upshur Street including Petworth Citizen and Dove & Crane.  The neighborhood features the Georgia Ave/Petoworth Metrorail Station which is on …

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16th Street Heights Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk 16th Street Heights , Washington, D.C. Real Estate Leave a Comment

16th Street Heights is located a few miles north of downtown Washington and features a blend of Single Family Homes, Semi-Detached Homes, and Rowhomes built in the early 20th Century.  Styles of architecture include Tudor, Federal, Victorian, and Spanish Revival.  It’s an extraordinary neighborhood with easy public transit options along 16th & 14th Streets and Georgia Avenue.  The nearest metrorail station …

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Shepherd Park Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk Shepherd Park , Washington, D.C. Real Estate Leave a Comment

Shepherd Park is another best-kept secret of DC.  Located at the very northern part of NW D.C., Shepherd Park is bordered to the west by 16th Street, the East by Georgia Avenue, and to the South by the Old Walter Reed.  East-West Streets in Shepherd Park are known for their flower and shrub-named streets such as Primrose, Iris, and Geranium. …

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Woodmoor Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk Four Corners , Silver Spring , Woodmoor Leave a Comment

Woodmoor is one of Silver Spring’s most sought-after neighborhoods of single family homes.  Comprising more than 600 homes (most of which were built between 1935 and 1955), the neighborhood features charming Cape Cods, attractive Colonials, and quaint ranch-style homes.  There is a very strong sense of community with everything from block parties to holiday parades and a a community listserv.    

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Downtown Silver Spring & Nearby Condos – Real Estate

Mark Meyerdirk Downtown Silver Spring Leave a Comment

Downtown Silver Spring is a wonderful urban location full of wonderful amenities including great restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.  The condo market in downtown Silver Spring really began to blossom around 2005.  There are also other great condo communities just outside of downtown Silver Spring including Rock Creek Condominiums and National Park Seminary.  If you’re looking to be close to downtown Silver Spring …

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Urban Brokers recognized as Silver Sponsor for Erickson Community’s Benevolent Care Fund.

Mark Meyerdirk Urban Brokers In the News Leave a Comment

A preferred Realtor of Erickson Living, Urban Brokers will be recognized in September for their contribution to Erickson’s Benevolent Care Fund which provides support to residents who, despite careful planning, outlive their financial resources. The money raised for the fund allows residents to continue living at Riderwood, as well as receive the care that they need.