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$11 Million and Change: The DC Area's 3 Biggest Home Sales in 2022

  • June 9th

by UrbanTurf Staff

Today, UrbanTurf is pausing as we approach the middle of the year to look back on the most expensive home sales in the DC region so far in 2022. 


The foyer of the Georgetown penthouse.

The Most Expensive Condo Ever Listed in DC

One of the most expensive listings sold in the region this year was also the most expensive condo ever listed in DC. Penthouse 2C at the Ritz-Carlton in Georgetown sold earlier this year for $11 million, after being listed for $14.5 million. One of five penthouses at the Ritz-Carlton, the 5,500 square-foot home is the combination of two units purchased in 2006 by philanthropist Michelle Smith. Smith, who died in 2020, was the daughter of Robert H. Smith, who developed much of Crystal City. In addition to 5,500 square feet of interior space, the condo has an 1,800 square-foot terrace with views of the Potomac River. Smith invested approximately $20 million into the purchase, renovation and build out of the residence. 

  • Address: 3150 South Street NW, Ph C (map)
  • Sales Price: $11 million
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Four
  • Square Feet: 5,503
  • Listing Agents: Mark Lowham, Matt McCormick, TTR Sotheby's International Realty

Photo courtesy of Gordon Beall.


20,000 Square Feet in McLean

Federal Hill is a new 20,000 square-foot home where very little expense was spared in the construction. All seven bedrooms are en-suite with the primary suite taking up an entire wing of the house and featuring a separate sitting room with a fireplace, an expansive bedroom with a fireplace, a coffee bar, and two large dressing rooms. There is a ballroom on the third level with a self-contained cigar room, and the lower level has a dry sauna, steam room and exercise room, as well as a wine cellar, safe room, home theatre, and a billiards room. Outside, there is a large pool and spa area, as well as an expansive lawn. The home sold back in January for $11 million. 

  • Addess: 1011 Turkey Run Road (map)
  • Sales Price: $11 million
  • Bedrooms: Seven
  • Bathrooms: 10
  • Square Feet: 20,000
  • Listing Agent: Mark Lowham, TTR Sotheby's International Realty

The Priciest Home Sale in the DC Area

This Georgetown home, known as the Crawford-Cassin house, is the most expensive home to sell in the DC region this year. Built in 1816,  it is one of the last freestanding houses in Georgetown. The home has been extensively updated and expanded, and has features like a private gym, a media room and a temperature-controlled wine cellar. There are multiple entertaining terraces, a large yard, and professional landscaping. Originally listed for $13 million at the beginning of 2022, it ultimately sold for $11.5 million a few weeks ago.

  • Address: 3017 O Street NW (map)
  • Sales Price: $11.5 million
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: Seven
  • Square Feet: 7,836
  • Year Built: 1816
  • Listing Agent: Michael Rankin, TTR Sotheby's International Realty

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/11-million-and-change-the-dc-areas-3-biggest-home-sales-in-2022/19742.

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