Real Estate

The Five Best-Looking Open Houses This Weekend (7/21 – 7/22)

A modern stunner by an award-winning architect, a Mount Pleasant charmer, and a full remodel in Michigan Park

Architect Robert M. Gurney designed this modern house in Chevy Chase. All photos courtesy of MRIS.

Chevy Chase

Where: 127 Quincy St.
How much: $2,440,000
When: Sunday, July 22 from 1 to 3 PM
Why: This modern house, designed by renowned DC architect Robert M. Gurney, is a stunner. On top of four bedrooms and five-and-a-half baths, it has huge walk-in closets, an exercise room, and a fully-finished basement.


Where: 6305 Orchid Dr.
How much: $1,795,000
When: Sunday, July 22 from 2 to 4 PM
Why: This neutral-hued, five-bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom, traditional home is spread out across three levels. The bottom level has a game room, an in-law suite, and a patio with a fire pit.

Mount Pleasant

Where: 1715 Harvard St. NW
How much: $870,000
When: Saturday, July 21 from 1 to 3 PM and Sunday, July 22 from 1 to 3 PM
Why: Floor-to-ceiling windows in this two-bedroom, two-bath give you treetop views of Mount Pleasant, while the renovated kitchen comes with Carrera marble and subway tile. There’s also a first-floor den, a two-car garage, and a private patio.


Where: 2710 Poplar St. NW
How much: $799,000
When: Sunday, July 22 from 12 to 2 PM
Why: This end-unit townhouse in Georgetown comes with one bedroom and two baths, plus its own outdoor area (the exposed brick is a nice touch, too).

Michigan Park

Where: 4973 8 St. NE
How much: $599,900
When: Sunday, July 22 from 1 to 3 PM
Why: This completely renovated, three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath spot has an open floor plan with hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, and a fully-finished basement.

Mimi Montgomery Washingtonian
Associate Editor

Mimi Montgomery joined Washingtonian in 2018. Her work has appeared in Outside Magazine, Washington City Paper, DCist, and PoPVille. Originally from North Carolina, she now lives in Petworth.