What $850K Buys You in the DC Area

by UrbanTurf Staff

In What X Buys You this week, UrbanTurf takes a look at properties that recently came on the market in the $850,000 range to give readers an idea of what type of home is available in this price point in the DC area.

1909 Five-Bedroom Georgian-Style Home in Mount Pleasant


This five-bedroom Georgian-style home sits on Lamont Street just around the corner from Mount Pleasant’s main drag. Like many homes in the neighborhood that have not been gut-renovated, the listing still has many of its original architectural details. The house has a large set of bay windows in the living room, a cool looking kitchen (see photo above), a large master suite on the third floor and two porches off the back of the property.

1702 Lamont Street NW (map)

  • Price: $849,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Footage: 2,755
  • Listing Agent: Linda Low, Long & Foster

Burleith Home With Large Backyard and Garage


Listed for $10,000 less than the other two properties featured in this post, this two-bedroom updated Tudor in Burleith has a large backyard with a slate patio and walkway as well as a garage. The 1,850 square-foot interior has a good-sized kitchen that opens up to a dining room and a rear family room, as well as two large bedrooms on the upper level. The lower level has a kitchen (in need of updating), but no certificate of occupancy, which is needed for the owner to rent the space out legally.

3809 T Street NW (map)

  • Price: $839,000
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: Three
  • Square Footage: 1,850
  • Listing Agent: Richard Oder, Long & Foster

Five-Bedroom Silver Spring Contemporary


This five-bedroom home in Silver Spring just recently hit the market and while it may need some updating, the 3,700 square-foot listing has a number of cool features including a family room with a wall of windows and a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace (see above) and a back deck that runs the length of the home. There is also an enormous lower level with a rec room, guest bedroom and bathroom.

17007 Barn Ridge Drive, Silver Spring, MD (map)

  • Price: $849,900
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Square Footage: 3,696
  • Listing Agent: Marty Apel, Coldwell Banker

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This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/what_850k_buys_you_in_the_dc_area/3243


  1. Campy said at 12:53 pm on Wednesday March 30, 2011:
  1. Mark Wellborn said at 1:03 pm on Wednesday March 30, 2011:


    We’re doing a post on this listing. Check back on the site around 3pm.

    Mark Wellborn

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