It was only earlier this year that work began on 1915 6th Street (right). The property stood as a vacant lot for years, but was snapped up by a condo developer.
After being on the market for just a few days at $299,000, the 1-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom basement condo at 1915 6th Street is now under contract.
LeDroit Park has seen a good deal of reinvestment over the past few years despite the economy. A new condo is nearing completion at 5th St and Oakdale Place (bottom left) after sitting as vacant lot for years. 1907 3rd Street (bottom right), after sitting as a vacant apartment building for many years, is now a condo building.
NPR reporter Ari Shapiro and his husband are renovating the old McGill house at 1922 3rd Street (below).