1615 Q St NW Washington, DC 20009

The Cairo

12 Floors ~ City Views

$327,000 - $545,000

st - 3bd

0 - 3ba


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  • Rooftop
  • Deck with panoramic views of the city
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  • The closest Metro Station to The Cairo is Dupont Circle
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Description of The Cairo

The Cairo is a landmark in Dupont Circle being the tallest residential building in the neighborhood. It in located on Q street at 16th and 17th Street. It was built in 1894 as Washington´s first residential skyscraper. Today is a home to renters and owners alike with different floor plans options to choose from. The units feature exposed brick walls, high ceilings, hardwood floors, chef´s kitchen with stainless steel appliances and more. All residences will love the view from the rooftop deck, you can see great views of the city for miles.


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1Bd 1Ba

Unit 404


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Unit 207


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1 Bedrooms For Sale at The Cairo

1 listings

Price Change UnitPriceBathsSq Ft Detail
404 $545,000 1 735 view

2 Bedrooms For Rent at The Cairo

1 listings

UnitPriceBathsSq Ft Detail
207 $2,750 1 746 view

Reviews for The Cairo

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    Washington's first residential skyscraper

    Well-known and much admired DC landmark; available for sale or rent; although built in 1894 it has undergone many renovations and updates to conform with today's standards of living; here you will find exposed brick walls; soaring ceilings; hardwood flooring; gourmet kitchens with modern appliances and designer finishes; amazing views from deck atop the roof; close to all shops and outdoor cafes

    Overall Rating 4 out of 5
    Amenties 3 out of 5
    Location 5 out of 5
    Price 4 out of 5
    Management 4 out of 5
    Community 4 out of 5

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