Open a Business

If you are looking to expand your business or open a new concept, Adams Morgan is the right place for you! Adams Morgan is one of DC’s most popular choices for leasing thanks to our proximity to public transportation, the density of residents, neighborhood amenities and the cost value. Several new mixed-use developments and the upcoming 220 room boutique hotel will bring even more potential customers to the area.


Current tenants include a mix of uses but Adams Morgan is best known for having the largest concentration of locally owned, independent businesses of any community of its size in the District of Columbia. We’re home to Tryst, The Diner, Fleet Feet, Amsterdam Falafel Shop, Cashion’s, Perry’s, Little Fountain Café, Mintwood Place, City Bikes, MedStar Prompt Care, Bicycle Space, Sakuramen, Bourbon, Jack Rose, Little Shop of Flowers, Skynear Designs, Violet Boutique, Toro Mata: the Art of Peru, Roofer’s Union and many more including record shops, hair and nail salons, dry cleaners and everything else the urban lifestyle requires. Our businesses are consistently mentioned in the City Paper’s “Best of DC” annual readers’ poll, and we’re home to nationally recognized chefs. With family friendly daytime options, and a vibrant nightlife scene featuring live music, dancing and gallery openings, Adams Morgan appeals to a wide range of visitors and locals alike.


There are major banks located here: SunTrust, Bank of America, PNC, BB&T and Wells Fargo. National chains represented here include Safeway, CVS, Yes! Organic Market, Harris Teeter, Starbucks, Subway, McDonald’s, Burger King, 7-11, Verizon, T-Mobile, Cricket, Game Stop, FedEx Office, UPS Store, Mellow Mushroom and more.


The total Adams Morgan population within 1 mile of 18th Street and Columbia Road, NW is 88,188 people. The daytime population is around 38,446. The median HH income in 2013 was $91,000. Also in 2013, more than 50% of the population 25 years and older has a graduate or advanced degree.


CoStar is the best resource for current information on specific leasing opportunities but here is a snapshot of some available properties:


1768 Columbia Rd NW (202)232.0950 X 10 Demers Real Estate, Inc.
1770 Columbia Rd, NW Hair Salon (202)232.0950 X 10 Demers Real Estate, Inc.
2434 18th St NW Meskareem 301-448-2335 Carter Smith Woodmont Properties II
1768 Columbia 2nd floor 202-232-0950  Demers Real Estate, Inc.
1792 Columbia Rd. Mixtec Restaurant 703 734 2822 Commercial Real Estate Advisors
1815 Columbia Rd. Foot Action 301-320-2700 Woodmont Asset Management Inc
1841 Columbia Rd. DC Dry Cleaners 202-466-2200 Papadopoulos Properties
2465 18th street Ghana Café 202 466 2200 Papadopoulos Properties
2305 18th street Tangier Lounge 703-898-1810 Maria F. Delgado
2118 18th street Turquoise Boutique 703-836-6000 Arlington Realty Inc
2106 18th street Casa Oaxaca 703-623-3434 Farshad Yazdi
1746 Columbia rd 2nd floor above dental office 240 644 2317 Jhon Lin

Come locate your business here and you won’t be disappointed! Need more information? Contact Kristen Barden at or call 202-997-0783.


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