H Street NE


H STREET NE is a DC neighborhood that maximizes a “live, work, play” community philosophy.

Historic townhouses and modern apartment building surround its eponymous, flourishing commercial district. Atlas Performing Arts Center anchors the street’s eastern half, activating stores and restaurants 18 hours a day, all year. Office buildings cluster near the neighborhood’s western edge where Union Station provides bus and rail accessibility to destinations near and far.

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Neighborhood Features

New Retail + Services

  • AmazonFresh
  • The Boiling Crab
  • Daru
  • Focus Social Club
  • Heart + Paw
  • Milk & Honey
  • Solidcore
  • Urban Nail Lounge

Culinary Destination

  • The Michelin Guide features H Street’s Stable DC and awarded the 2021 Bib Gourmand to Fancy Radish, Cane, Toki Underground, and Maketto.
  • Newcomers include Kitchen Cray Café (Southern), Butter Chicken Company (Indian fast-casual), Kitsuen (ramen bar), Milk & Honey (soul food), Mozzeria Pizza, and Smokin’ PIG BBQ; and Tigo’s Peruvian Express.


  • Seven|H (646-654 H Street NE) arrived in early 2020 with 23 condos and 14,000 SF of retail while incorporating parts of existing buildings onsite.
  • AVEC (901 H Street NE) delivered 419 multifamily units, 44,000 SF of retail, and three levels of below- grade parking in mid-2020.
  • Fortitude at Delta Towers (808 Bladensburg Road NE) opened in late 2020 with 179 affordable units for seniors, along with retail and a below-grade garage.
  • Ashton Park (920 H Street NE) will restore the Parks Hardware building façade and deliver ground floor restaurant/retail space, in addition to ten short-term rentals ranging from a studio to a 2-BR/2-bath penthouse.
  • 1200 Bladensburg Road will
    have ground-floor retail and 37 condos (studios and 1- and 2-BR units), as well as a green roof and other energy-efficient features, when it arrives in 2022.

Top Local Industries

  • Public Administration: 35%
  • Educational Services: 12%
  • Professional Services: 11%
  • Heath Care & Social Assistance: 9%