Historic Properties Redevelopment Program

Preserving and revitalizing Historic Anacostia.

Conservation Easement Program

A unique and powerful preservation tool that protects Washington’s historic buildings and neighborhoods.

Historic Preservation Resources

Information to help you learn about historic structures.

August 1, 2015

Nothing good happens in a vacant, blighted building.

2015 Properties In Need

The Anacostia Historic District in Washington, DC’s Ward 8, east of the river, which has experienced years of disinvestment, contains numerous irreplaceable historic buildings that are vacant and suffering from demolition by neglect. Removing blight and reclaiming these historic buildings will help stabilize the Anacostia neighborhood. Read more.

Preservation News

May 11, 2015

On May 6th The L’Enfant Trust received a 2015 District of Columbia Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation.  We were honored to receive the State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award for our new and …Read more.

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