Posts Tagged ‘R. Donahue Peebles’

Anacostia Residents Protest Plan for Satellite Affordable Housing

When R. Donahue Peebles pitched a development concept for a city-owned parcel at 5th and I streets NW, he framed it as a win for everyone involved. The Mount Vernon Triangle would get a luxury hotel, condos, retail, and a renovation of two small parks. The city would get more tax revenue than from the competing proposals—plus [...]

Proposal for Hotel, Housing, and Dog Spa Wins City Backing for Mount Vernon Triangle Parcel

Mount Vernon Triangle residents, please welcome the latest planned addition to your crane-dotted neighborhood: a hotel, residences, and, if all goes according to plan, a dog spa.
The office of Mayor Vince Gray announced today that it has selected a proposal from the Peebles Corporation to develop a valuable parcel of city-owned land at the corner of [...]

Listing of the Day: R. Donahue Peebles’ $7 Million Mansion

I don't often do this, but when there's a particularly noteworthy house on the market, I'll try to bring it to your attention. Today's one of those days.
R. Donahue Peebles, real estate mogul and almost-2010 mayoral candidate, is selling his house. His six-bed, eight-bath, 9,710-square-foot house. Here's what you'd get for $6,995,000 up in Woodland-Normanstone, [...]