What Around $825,000 Buys in DC

by Nena Perry-Brown

For this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf takes a look at some homes in the District for buyers looking to spend around $825,000.


A Colonial Overlooking the Palisades

Coming in just above budget is this semi-detached federal-style home with views of the treetops in the Palisades neighborhood. A front porch overlooks the landscaped yard, while on the main level, a brightly-lit formal dining room has a small pass-through window to the kitchen, surrounded by cabinetry. Sliding glass doors in the kitchen open onto the rear deck, where the yard beyond has both green space and an additional deck with pergola. A brick-paved walkway in the rear yard leads to a two-car garage.

  • Full Listing: 5144 Fulton Street NW (map)
  • Price: $829,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Footage: 1,840
  • Year Built: 1927
  • Listing Agent: Katherine Kranenburg, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.


A Classic Bloomingdale Grimm Rowhouse

This classic Victorian rowhouse was built by N. R. Grimm in 1910 and has an interior and exterior typical of its Bloomingdale neighborhood. The front of the house and the master bedroom take advantage of a wide bay window. There is a deck outside of the second bedroom sitting above the deck off the kitchen, where stairs step down into a flagstone patio and garden area. The house also has a recently-vacated one-bedroom suite on the basement level.

  • Full Listing: 166 Bryant Street NW (map)
  • Price: $839,900
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Square Footage: 1,324
  • Year Built: 1910
  • Listing Agent: Suzanne Des Marais, Compass

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.


A Corner Condo in Mount Vernon Square

The asking price on this oversized two-bedroom corner condo is under budget but comes with more than meets the eye, including a balcony, garage parking space and a storage unit. The converging walls in the main living area are almost entirely comprised of windows and also have custom shades. The kitchen, while open to the living area, doesn’t rely on these windows for natural light, featuring a horizontal picture window above the sink. Both bedrooms have spacious walk-in closets; the second bedroom also has a curivlinear configuration that creates room for seating and desk areas.

  • Full Listing: 1117 10th Street NW, #304 (map)
  • Price: $815,000
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Footage: 1,176
  • HOA Fees: $752/month
  • Listing Agent: Daniel Brewer, Compass

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.

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