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The 3 Best Open Houses This Weekend: March 28-29

A contemporary Shaw condo, a classic Capitol Hill rowhouse, and a charming Kalorama apartment—all under $800,000.


Where: 1523 3rd St. NW #2

How much: $699,900

When: Sunday, 1 to 3 PM

Why: Those exposed brick walls. The floating staircase. The kitchen’s marbled waterfall island and two-tone cabinetry. The bay windows. And it has a private roof deck!


Where: 2311 Connecticut Ave. NW #705

How much: $699,000

When: Saturday and Sunday, 2 to 4 PM

Why: This two-bed, two-bath condo is in a tony Beaux Arts building, and it comes with the requisite architectural charm, including crown molding, cool shelving above the double-wide doors, a tastefully renovated kitchen, and a gorgeous, vintage-y marble master bath.

Capitol Hill

Where: 307 E St. NE

How much: $769,000

When: Saturday, 1 to 3 PM, and Sunday, 1 to 4 PM

Why: This quaint 1890s rowhouse was renovated in 2008 to include such updates as contemporary baths and a sleek fireplace, plus it features exposed brick, a cute brick patio out back, and a bonus lofted studio space.