DC's 9 Best High-Rise Buildings Near a Metro Station

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For many, one of the central appeals of high-rise living is location, location, location. If you’re in the right location, you can even live a car-free life. If that’s what you’re looking to do, chances are you’ll want to be near a metro station in order to get around. If that’s what you’re after, here are the 10 best buildings in DC.


1. Wardman Tower

Located at 2660 Connecticut Ave NW #7D, Wardman Tower is a historic luxury building less than one block from the Woodley Park Metro Station. View available condos at Wardman Tower here.

2. Jenkins Row

Jenkins Row is a four-story brick building located at 1391 Pennsylvania Ave SE in the heart of Capitol Hill. The building is just one block from Potomac Station. View available condos at Jenkins Row here.

3. Clara Barton Condos

The Clara Barton is situated just above Penn Quarter's vibrant 7th Street Strip at 616 E St NW. It’s also just under two blocks away from the Archives Metro Station. View available condos at Clara Barton here.

4. Mather Studios

Dating back to 1919, Mather Studios was completely renovated in 2003 and is now home to loft-style condos and artist residences. Its location at 916 G St NW is just two blocks from Metro Center. View available condos at Mather Studios here.

5. The Artisan

Located in the heart of Penn Quarter at 915 E St NW, The Artisan is within walking distance to some of DC's most iconic and culturally significant sites. The building is also less than three blocks away from both Metro Center and Federal Triangle. View available condos at The Artisan here.

6. Capitol Hill Tower

Capitol Hill Tower is a luxury co-op located at 1000 New Jersey Ave SE. The building is just one block from the Navy Yard Green Line. View available condos at Capitol Hill Tower here.

7. The Broadmoor

The Broadmoor is a historic brick building with one of the best addresses in Cleveland Park. Located at 3601 Connecticut Ave NW, it's less than one block to the Cleveland Park Red Line. View available condos at The Broadmoor here.

8. The Shaw

Located next to the famous Howard Theater, The Shaw is one of the newest additions to the vibrant neighborhood for which it’s named. The Shaw is located at 612 T Street, less than three blocks from the Shaw Metro. View available condos at The Shaw here.

9. Chase Point

Chase Point boasts one of the most coveted addresses in the city, Friendship Heights. Located at the intersection of Western and Wisconsin at 4301 Military Rd NW, Chase Point is just steps from some of the best shopping in the city and only one block to the Friendship Heights Red Line. View available condos at Chase Point here.

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