Washington Neighbourhoods and Real Estate

Capitol Hill is the largest historic residential area in Washington, DC, with many row houses built in the 19th and 20th century. The average price of Washington real estate in this area is $499,000. A 2-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom single-family house will cost around $659,000. Nestled along a treelined street, the property is situated close to Garfield Park, Capital South Metro, and Brent Elem. The house benefits from sliding doors leading to a patio, built-ins, white oak floors, and a fireplace. If you are looking for Washington luxury real estate instead, you can opt for a 5-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom townhome for $1.45 million. The property features a huge side garden, a custom kitchen with a wet bar and pantry, and oak floors throughout. Alternatively, you can get a single-family home with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 1 partial bathroom for around $1.3 million. You can expect to get a superbly renovated property for outdoor relaxation, luxury living, and lavish entertainment. The property features sun-filled French doors, 2 master bedrooms, a separate dining room, and a multilevel garden.

Georgetown is a residential area of restored row houses, upscale restaurants, bars, and shops. It is a popular tourist destination as well. The median sales price of Washington properties in Georgetown is $1.37 million. For $1.5 million, you can find a 3-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom single-family home of about 2,100 sq. feet. The property features spacious, well-proportioned rooms, hardwood floors, 2 fireplaces, crown molding, and a private yard. The house is nestled on a quiet street and is within walking distance to public transportation, restaurants, and shops. It is in excellent move-in condition. There are luxury properties as well. In Georgetown, you can find a single-family home of around 6,850 sq. feet for the price of $6.5 million. The property consists of 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms and features a manicured garden, gated parking, and a large swimming pool. It is restored to high standards and has been meticulously maintained.

Dupont Circle is a cosmopolitan neighborhood boasting some of the finest homes, museums, and embassies as well as a number of private art galleries, bookstores, and ethnic restaurants. The average sales price in this area is $560,000. Luxury real estate is rather expensive, however. You can find a townhouse with 8 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms for $10.9 million. This historic mansion of 12,000 sq. feet features formal living and entertaining areas with a large great room, a gallery, and a spacious library with 4 walls of bookcases. The kitchen is fitted with modern appliances and designer cabinetry.

If the asking price is too high but you like this area, you can look into Washington condos for sale. You can get a 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom apartment of 2,060 sq. feet for $999,000. This 2-level condominium features a granite framed fireplace, oversized windows in the bedrooms, and rainforest shower fixtures in the bathrooms. For the price of $545,000, you can get a 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom condo of 895 sq. feet, found in a gorgeous boutique building. The property benefits from a spacious updated kitchen with colorful counters and stone tile floors and a floating staircase. If you need more space, however, you can get a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom townhome of 1,270 sq. feet for $640,000. The property features 2 fireplaces, hardwood floors, rear patio, and a dual level open floor plan. It is conveniently located close to great restaurants, the metro, and near Dupont Circle. Finally, for $249,000, you can get a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom condo of 475 sq. feet, showcasing a stunning bath with high end fixtures and subway tiles, and a superb granite kitchen with stainless steel appliances and artisan cabinets.