The latest volume of What X Buys highlights three options in Northwest DC for prospective homebuyers with a $200,000 budget.
315 Square Feet in the Knickerbocker
Over in Adams Morgan, this petite studio is conveniently located in view of Columbia Road and Kalorama Park. The unit has hardwood floors, except in the kitchen nook, where pink and grey marble-esque tiles cover the floors. The kitchen also has a peninsula breakfast bar island, and there is matching tile halfway up the walls in the bathroom, along with white subway tile along the walls of the tub. The unit also has a very low monthly fee.
- Full Listing: 1840 Mintwood Place NW, #102 (map)
- Price: $189,000
- Bathrooms: One
- Square Feet: 315
- HOA Fees: $183/month
- Year Built: 1910
- Listing Agent: Vincent Walsh, Tilton Bernstein Walsh Real Estate
Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.
A Two-Bedroom Co-Op Unit
Located in Fort Totten, this co-op unit was recently updated. The galley kitchen has frosted pastel blue tiles wrapping the center of the wall, creating a backsplash with a slate blue glass subway tile insert on opposite walls. The owner's bedroom has a closet with a metal shelving and organizational system. The bathroom walls are covered in white subway tile with a horizontal slate blue subway tile accent in the middle. The unit also comes with a parking space.
- Full Listing: 5230 North Capitol Street NW #304 (map)
- Price: $195,000
- Bedrooms: Two
- Bathrooms: One
- Square Feet: 750
- HOA Fees: $761/month
- Year Built: 1967
- Listing Agent: Robert Leary, EJF Real Estate Services
Photo courtesy of HouseFli.
A Top Floor Unit in Fort Totten
This unit is on the top floor of a mid-century building at Hampshire Garden, on the edge of Fort Totten and Petworth. There are four-centered archways between the rooms and the hallway, and the angular kitchen has a black square tile backsplash and extensive cabinetry. The bedroom has double exposure and is large enough to fit a king-sized bed.
- Full Listing: 222 Farragut Street NW, #204 (map)
- Price: $220,000
- Bedrooms: One
- Bathrooms: One
- Square Feet: 700
- HOA Fees: $629/month
- Year Built: 1945
- Listing Agent: Jenn Smira, Lauren Goss Thompson, Compass
This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/what-200000-buys-in-northwest/18848
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