Close It!™ House of the Week: Fabulous location, condo in Dupont Circle

This week we’re strolling over to Dupont Circle to check out a unique and appealing condo on the penthouse level of a boutique building. List price is $449,000.

This updated 1BR / 1BA unit features modern wood cabinets, high-end appliances and loads of closet space. The community is a hidden gem with a residential entrance tucked away on quiet Corcoran Street, NW. The new owner of this home will also enjoy sunny western exposures and a fabulous location that’s steps away from shopping, restaurants, culture and nightlife.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $104,020.86. Monthly payments will then be around $2,296.99 including the HOA fee. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller’s side of a transaction like this, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

Close It™ House of the Week: Light-filled historic row house in Mount Pleasant

This week we’re heading into the white-hot Mount Pleasant neighborhood to check out a light-filled historic row house that dates back to the 1920s. With original hardwood floors, coffered ceilings and transom windows, it’s filled with original character. List price is $899,000.

Possibly the best feature of this 3BR / 3BA abode is the enclosed reach porches that have created a sunny and tranquil family room as well as second-floor solarium den space that overlooks a rear garden. The first-floor enclosed porch also opens onto an outdoor deck.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $203,985.12. Monthly payments will then be around $3,843.24. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller’s side of a transaction like this, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

Close It™ House of the Week: Cozy condo in prime Dupont Circle location

This week we’re checking out a cozy condo in Northwest that’s ideal for a carless lifestyle. Just blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro stop, it’s also a short walk to Adams Morgan, the U Street Corridor and Logan Circle. List price is $359,000.

Located in a building that was constructed in 1916 and known today as Bristol Condos, this 1BR / 1 BA unit features high ceilings and period moldings. It also features hardwood floors in the living and dining areas and a small rear balcony. In addition to two large closets, the building includes bicycle storage and a secure storage room.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $81,808.26. Monthly payments will then be around $1,348.34, including the HOA fee. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller’s side of a transaction like this, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

Close It!™ House of the Week: Contemporary condo near U Street Corridor

We’re headed to the U Street Corridor to check out this week’s House of the Week, a sun-filled 977-square-foot front-facing condo that has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and an ideal split floor plan configuration. It’s listed at $739,000.

It’s a corner unit located on the third floor of the contemporary Lima Condos project, which delivered in 2013. The gourmet kitchen features quartz countertops, espresso-colored cabinetry, gas cooking and top-tier stainless steel appliances. In addition, this condo comes with garage parking while the building comes with a roof terrace. The location is just blocks to Metro as well as a number of interesting shops and restaurants along U and 14th streets.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $168,169.37. Monthly payments will then be around $3,523.56, including the HOA fee. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller’s side of a transaction like this, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

Close It!™ House of the Week: Cool condo in hot Eckington neighborhood

We’re venturing over to the Northeast quadrant to check out a super cute condo that just came on the market in the hot Eckington neighborhood. It’s newly renovated with a private patio and comes with parking. It’s got 2 bedrooms that each have an en-suite bathroom. List price is $429,000.

The unit features hardwood floors as well as granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Just eight minutes from the Rhode Island Metro stop, this condo is in close proximity to a Rhode Island Row, a shopping area that has already seen a huge transformation. Plans for further development are on the horizon. In the opposite direction is the up-and-coming Bloomingdale neighborhood, which has seen a number of local restaurants open in recent years.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $95,050.86. Monthly payments will then be around $1,988.72, including the HOA fee. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller’s side of a transaction like this, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

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