The 10 DC Zip Codes Where Home Are Selling the Quickest

by Shilpi Paul

The 10 DC Zip Codes Where Home Are Selling the Quickest: Figure 1
Home for sale in 20005.

For most of 2013, low rates, low inventory and high demand has resulted in homes selling very quickly in many DC neighborhoods.

RealEstate Business Intelligence recently provided UrbanTurf with a rundown of the ten DC zip codes where homes are selling the fastest, year-to-date. As the chart below reveals, homes in the zip codes that include neighborhoods like Capitol Hill, Mount Pleasant and Columbia Heights are near the top, selling (on median) in just over a week. But, selling just as fast, are homes in quieter, more suburban-feeling places like Shepherd Park and Chevy Chase.

The 10 DC Zip Codes Where Home Are Selling the Quickest: Figure 2

By and large, the same zip codes are represented as when we looked at the quickest selling zip codes back in May.

As for the larger DC area, the data reveals that homes are flying off the market in Northern Virginia, particularly areas like Fairfax, Springfield and Arlington. (We limited the chart to those zip codes within a 20 mile radius of the center of DC).

The 10 DC Zip Codes Where Home Are Selling the Quickest: Figure 3

Next week, we’ll take a look at the zip codes where homes are selling the slowest.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/top_10_dc_zip_codes_where_home_are_selling_the_quickest/7576


  1. Vanessa said at 4:28 pm on Friday September 20, 2013:
    How are some of the zipcodes in PG County, MD looking?
  1. The Editors said at 5:00 pm on Friday September 20, 2013:
    Vanessa, We couldn't get around to MD zip codes this week, but plan to run something next week. The Editors
  1. mona said at 5:55 pm on Friday September 20, 2013:
    How come this time around the 20001 zip code wasn't characterized as Ledroit Park and now says Columbia Heights?
  1. The Editors said at 5:58 pm on Friday September 20, 2013:
    Mona, No reason other than to vary up the neighborhoods represented in zip codes that cover a lot of areas. The Editors
  1. Brian said at 5:49 am on Sunday September 22, 2013:
    Where did 20011 place?
  1. The Editors said at 2:45 pm on Monday September 23, 2013:
    Brian, The homes in 20011 are selling on median in 11 days, so far in 2013. The Editors
  1. Kevin said at 3:00 am on Tuesday September 24, 2013:
    Where did 20037 place?

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