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COOL CHART THING — Rental site Lovely did a spread of where, on average, you could find the cheapest and most expensive rents in D.C.
DOWNTOWN — Curbed rounded up the most scathing criticisms yet of the soon-to-be-empty J. Edgar Hoover building.
GEORGETOWN — From the House of Sweden to the Exorcist Stairs, take our eight point architectural walking tour of Georgetown.
HISTORY LESSON — Take a more in-depth look at Pierre Charles L'Enfant, the man primarily responsible for the layout of D.C..
MT VERNON SQUARE — Newer renderings of the additions to the Carnegie Library are here.
CURBED GALLERIES — Take a look at these D.C. homes on the market that literally use fifty shades of gray (or something close to it) in their design.
WOODLEY PARK — The Woodley's penthouse will rent for a bonkers $12,000/month.
NATIONAL MALL — The Smithsonian may be looking for a new headquarters.
CONGRESS HEIGHTS — Here are the ten most expensive places for sale in Congress Heights, mapped.
UNION STATION — Here's a photo gallery looking at the state of restoration and construction in Union Station's Main Hall.
HELP WANTED — Could you be the next part-time editor at Curbed DC? We're hiring.