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Whole Foods is opening along H Street NE next month

The Whole Foods store along the busy H Street NE corridor will open March 15, the Austin-based chain announced Tuesday. The 40,000-square-foot store in the 600 block of H Street NE replaces Murry’s, the neighborhood’s longtime — and cheaper — grocery store. Murry’s closed in 2014 to make way for a new mixed development with high-end…

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Inside The Apollo: H Street’s New 431-Unit Apartment Building

Residents began moving into Insight Property Group’s 431-unit The Apollo apartment building on H Street this month. They still have some time before they can begin shopping at the Whole Foods anchoring the development, but the building’s early birds are already enjoying the unique design and amenities of the latest major apartment project to come to the…

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First Look: Inside the Apollo and H Street Whole Foods

Photos by Marisa M. Kashino Insight Property Group began building the Apollo, its massive 431-unit apartment project on H Street, NE, in the fall of 2014. It’s now just weeks away from opening to residents on November 1. The apartments range from studios priced around $1,900 a month to three-bedroom units for about $4,800. With 65…

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Insight Acquires Two Belvoir-Area Apartment Communities

INSIGHT PROPERTY GROUP ACQUIRES DC-AREA APARTMENT COMMUNITIES ADDITIONAL ACQUISITIONS ARE PLANNED Arlington, VA – Insight Property Group (Insight) and RSE Capital, an affiliate of Fundrise, announce the $37,750,000 acquisition of Sacramento Square Apartments in Alexandria, Virginia and the $20,150,000 acquisition of Lancaster Mill Apartments in Woodbridge, Virginia. The acquisition of these two assets is part…

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The Shelby artists – Preston Sampson

An intrinsic element of The Shelby community is the people that helped create it.  These artists and craftsmen are the people that have actualized our vision.  It is important to us that we share with you the stories behind the talented people that have dedicated their time to creating a place for you to call home. MEET: ARTIST, PRESTON SAMPSON…

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Apollo on H Street NE is Open for Pre-Leasing

Defining the Center of the Dynamic & Historic H Street Corridor Washington, DC – Insight Property Group announces the beginning of pre-leasing for The Apollo, (http://www.theapollodc.com) at 600 H Street, NE. Featuring 431 high-end apartments with underground parking spaces, The Apollo is a best-in-class development in H Street Corridor’s transit-oriented, 24-7 live, work, play environment. Nestled…

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Crowdfunding Platform Fundrise Making a Big Splash in DC Market

Real estate crowdfunding platform Fundrise is making a big splash in the DC multifamily market with a major new partnership. The JV between Fundrise-affiliate RSE Capital and DC-based Insight Property Group plans to invest $200M annually in DC-area real estate, largely acquiring value-add properties for repositioning. Ben Miller, above, started Fundrise in 2011 as an online crowdfunding platform…

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In Hill East, a multipronged project takes shape on a shuttered school’s grounds

A team of developers has finalized plans to redevelop a shuttered Hill East school property into a community of 82 homes. Federal Capital Partners and Insight Property Group recently acquired the 2.1-acre Buchanan School property at 1325 D St. SE for roughly $21 million from the International Graduate University of Washington, D.C. — an apparently…

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Federal Capital Partners and Insight Property Group Complete Acquisition of Buchanan School in Washington, DC; Sell Condo Parcel to Ditto Residential

Top Tier All-Local Team Prepares to Move Ahead with Master Plan in 2016

Federal Capital Partners® (FCP) and Insight Property Group (Insight) announce the $21 million acquisition of the Buchanan School property at 1325 D Street, SE in the Capitol Hill submarket of Washington, DC. The property will be re-developed in three phases that will include as many as 41 row houses and 41 condominiums. The venture partners, upon their acquisition of the property, sold the condominium parcel to Ditto Residential (Ditto), a local developer with a reputation for designing architecturally significant residential spaces. Throughout 2015, FCP and Insight held a series of community meetings to refine the plans for the property and to complete the entitlement process, receiving Board of Zoning Adjustment (BZA) approval in July of 2015.

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