Welcome Home To Uptown!
Forged with a historic civil war battlefield at its heart, the neighborhoods of uptown Washington, D.C. stand at the dawn of a new era. Brightwood, Colonial Village, Manor Park, North Portal Estates Shepherd Park and Takoma together form the backbone of civic Washington. With a diverse and sensible housing stock, this area has always been known as a family-friendly, “move-up” destination for hardworking Washingtonians.
Now, with the redevelopment of the 110 acre Walter Reed campus in full swing, this neighborhood is poised to join the ranks of the hottest areas in the city. This project will bring 66 acres of mixed-use development: shops, restaurants, entertainment and new residents. Children’s National Medical Center is developing a new health research campus and the U.S. Department of State will welcome chancelleries from a dozen nations.
Whether you’ve been in Washington, DC for 5 minutes or for five generations, the neighborhoods of uptown Washington, DC are a place that you can call home.