About The Area
WELCOME TO SHAW
Adjacent to U Street, Shaw is rich in cultural history particularly known for its pre-Harlem Renaissance and famous jazz residents, including Duke Ellington. Shaw is home to Howard University, features many new bars and restaurants, and its own metro stop. Historical row homes and grand Victorians decorate the historic streets.
- THE NEIGHBORS
A diverse mix of longtime residents, urban professionals and the creative class.
- WHAT TO EXPECT
Neighborhood living that’s central to the nightlife and a quick commute downtown.
- THE LIFESTYLE
Authentic with a special vitality.
- WHAT NOT TO EXPECT
Having the neighborhood to yourself.
- THE MARKET
A mix of single-family and multi-unit row houses and modern loft condominiums, while newly constructed luxury condominiums provide increased housing options in the heart of Shaw.
- YOU’LL FALL IN LOVE WITH
The neighborhood pride that equates to never wanting (or needing to) leave your neighborhood.
Metro Center 15m by train, 6m by car
Union Station 20m by train, 10m by car
Dupont Circle 26m by train, 7m by car
Reagan National Airport 22m by train, 13m by car
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