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Situated in the District’s most vibrant neighborhood and adjacent to the famous Howard Theatre, The Shaw brings a collection of 69 new apartments to Northwest DC. The stunning facade of glass and brick  integrate into the historic fabric of the neighborhood where jazz and blues legends, such as Duke Ellington and Louie Armstrong, worked and dined. Channeling the energy and history of Washington’s Shaw community, every home features distinctively designed interiors, innovative amenities and technologies, and thoughtful layouts perfectly tailored to the way you want to live. Enjoy sweeping vistas from the rooftop terrace with the city at your doorstep—and savor the eclectic mix of cafes, restaurants, shops, and nightlife right outside your door.

In an effort to stay compliant with the COVID-19 safety measures, we are now scheduling personalized virtual tours and in-person socially distanced tours (by appointment only) with a leasing professional today.

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Every detail of The Shaw caters to modern tastes—with open layouts and forward-thinking features designed to enhance the best of city living. Select from a variety of floor plans including one and two bedrooms, and penthouse layouts, many with balconies, or private rooftop terraces.

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Whether you prefer light and sleek or dark and dramatic, The Shaw’s two interior design packages will help you accentuate your style. Both boasting high-end finishes and fixtures, as well as top-of-the-line appliances and custom lighting.

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Exquisitely designed to make the most of living in the city, The Shaw’s amenity areas offer stunning spaces for you to host guests, connect with other residents, or relax after a hard day’s work.

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One of the most interesting things about the Shaw neighborhood is that your experience can change from block to block. Take a stroll along quiet tree-lined streets with colorful rowhomes or head to the array of restaurants, shops and music venues for a night out. Furthermore, all of DC is within easy reach via Metro, car, bike or scooter.

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