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Urban Pace

May 11, 2011 17:46 ET

Urban Pace Announces Woodley-Wardman Garden Party and Tower Preview Event

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - May 11, 2011) - Lynn Hackney, President of Urban Pace, a new home sales and marketing company for urban developers located in Washington, DC, is pleased to announce that Urban Pace will host a Garden Party and Tower Preview Event on Wednesday, May 18th from 6-8 pm to celebrate the official grand opening of The Woodley-Wardman Condominium located in the center of the Woodley Park Historic District on Connecticut Avenue in Washington, DC.

"We are delighted to host this exclusive event for potential homebuyers to visit the property, learn about its rich history and experience first-hand how the combination of traditional urban and modern design principles can result in an exquisite condominium community," remarks Lynn Hackney. "We have already sold 19 units, with five of these units at more than $1M. For the right homebuyer, this is an opportunity to own a home that is uniquely different than any other currently on the market in DC."

Guests will enjoy a cocktail reception featuring catered hors d'oeuvres, a "celebrity" bartender, desserts by Hello Cupcake and private tours of the community. The event will showcase the historic penthouses starting at $899,900, the modern two-bedroom flats starting at $649,900 and the Murillo/Malnati Homes 2011 Collection penthouses designed by Christian Zapatka and Carina Lopez starting at $1.35M. Space is limited and reservations are required at For more information about available homes at The Woodley-Wardman Condominiums, please contact the sales office at (202) 580-6002 or visit

About The Woodley-Wardman Condominiums:

The Woodley-Wardman Condominiums is comprised of 16-units seamlessly integrated into four historic townhomes and an additional 23-units architecturally incorporated in a new seven-story structure located in the rear portion of the property. British developer Harry Wardman who is accredited with building 10,000 homes in Washington, DC in the early 20th century originally developed two of the four historic townhomes.

Starting in the $300s, homebuyers can select from 33 unique floor plans including studios, one-bedrooms, two-bedrooms, three-bedrooms and penthouses. The building boasts a public courtyard / garden, private balconies / terraces, concierge services, onsite car sharing services and an underground parking garage. All units feature open-space designs with contemporary kitchens, state-of-the-art technology, audio-visual and home entertainment technology. Luxurious finishes include pre-finished maple hardwood floors, under cabinet lighting, stainless steel appliances and fixtures, sound attenuation floor and wall systems, walk-in closets with Elfa storage systems and private balconies and roof decks.

About The Murillo / Malnati Group:

The Murillo/Malnati Group (MMg) was established in 2001 when two recognized leaders from the real estate industry combined their respective areas of expertise to create a fully integrated group of companies. Their vision was crafted and complimented by co-founder Claudia Carina Lopez. Backed by 27 years of real estate development and management experience and over $100 Million of delivered projects, MMg is a boutique full-service real estate company vertically integrating industry talent in the fields of design, finance, development, construction and asset management.

Since 2001, MMg Development has designed, restored and developed over 40 single-family and multi-family projects in Washington, DC in various neighborhoods including Dupont Circle, Logan Circle, Woodley Park, Columbia Heights, Mount Vernon Square, Capitol Hill, Shaw, Wesley Heights, Cleveland Park and others.

The cornerstone of the Murillo/Malnati Group is the company's original contracting services company, Renovations Unlimited, Inc. Established in 1984, this award-winning, DC-based renovations and restorations firm specializes in construction projects ranging from $500,000 to $20M. This firm's 300-project history and core values are reflected in the projects it delivers.

About Urban Pace:
Urban Pace, LLC is a privately owned company that has been in the business of selling and marketing urban real estate for more than 10 years. The Urban Pace portfolio of properties exceeds 2.2M square feet of urban condominiums and townhomes in the greater Washington, DC market area. For more information please visit or call (202) 296-1203. Follow Urban Pace on Facebook, Twitter and Flickr.

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