Saturday, July 10, 2010

BOUNDARIES: NoMa is roughly bordered by Massachusetts Avenue to the south, New Jersey Avenue and North Capitol Street to the west, Q and R streets NE to the north, and the CSX/Metrorail tracks to the east.

SCHOOLS: Emery Education Campus and Walker-Jones Education Campus for elementary; Browne Education Campus, Jefferson Middle School and Walker-Jones Education Campus for middle school; and Dunbar Senior High School.

HOME SALES: In the resale market, two townhouses sold in the past 12 months, for $372,500 and $380,000, according to Eric Cooksey of McEnearney Associates. Three existing condominiums sold, priced from $190,000 to $360,000. No homes have recently been on the resale market, Cooksey said. Sales figures for new costruction were unavailable.

WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE: New York Avenue and its Metro station, Union Station, Metropolitan Branch Trail.

WITHIN 10 MINUTES BY CAR: Capitol Hill, Interstates 395 and 295, downtown Washington, H Street corridor, Home Depot and Giant Food in the Rhode Island Place shopping center, Gallaudet University.

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