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.

Close It!™ House of the Week: Old charm with modern upgrades

For this installment of our House of the Week series, we’re falling in love with a gorgeous single family home in Brookland with a massive yard that has outdoor entertaining space and a garden, plus a large living room and dining space. It has 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms and is listed for $899,000.

Exposed brick, refinished wood floors throughout and mature landscaping lend an air of old charm to this oasis in the city while heated tiles, a chef’s kitchen and other modern touches are sure to appeal to the desires of today’s homebuyer. The wrap-around front porch and fenced in yard make this an ideal home for families with kids and pets.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $206,339.07. Monthly payments will then be around $3,887.15. 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: Sophisticated urban living in LeDroit Park

We're swanking things up for this week's installment and checking out a luxurious Victorian semi-detached home that's achieved centenarian status in LeDroit Park. This home went on the market this week for $1.249 million.

This house offers two decks that overlook a private yard that is large enough for entertaining. In addition to 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, this house also has an English basement that can be rented out to supplement the mortgage payment.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $284,417.34. Monthly payments will then be around $5,461.90 per month. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller's side of the transaction, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

Close It!™ House of the Week: Contemporary, luxury condo on 14th Street Corridor

We stumbled across a gorgeous 6th floor condo that's just a couple blocks from Federal Title's new office on 14th Street. It's a spacious 665 square foot 1-bedroom condo that offers sweeping views of the city and a central, walkable location that's tough to beat. It's listed at $465,000.

Located in the contemporary condo building known as The Ashton, this unit is on the quiet side of the building in Logan Circle along the booming 14th Street Corridor. It offers hardwood floors and stainless steel appliances and an in-unit washer/dryer. Luxurious touches such as marble counters, custom cabinetry and a spa-like bathroom – not to mention breathtaking views – are just some of the amenities this unit has to offer.

Assuming a homebuyer puts down 20 percent on a conventional loan, her cash to close number will be approximately $107,886.81. Monthly payments will then be around $2,394.04 per month, including the HOA fee. For a complete picture of the cash to close, including the seller's side of the transaction, try the Web version of Close It™ or download the free Close It™ iOS app.

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