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Housing in Washington, District of Columbia

The median home cost in Washington is $566,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 46.1%. Home Appreciation in Washington is up 5.5%. Browse Washington Real Estate

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Washington real estate is 62 years old
Local Listings in Washington, DC
 $699,000 
4624 Sedgwick St NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1725 SqFt
 $699,000 
4624 Sedgwick St NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1725 SqFt
 $1,435,000 
1111 24th St NW # MXZDCP
Bed 1 | Bath 1.5 | 1377 SqFt
 $1,199,000 
3417 Reservoir Rd NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 2008 SqFt
The Rental Market in Washington
- Renters make up 51.9% of the Washington population
- 11.1% of houses and apartments in Washington, are unoccupied (vacancy rate)
- See the available apartments and rentals in Washington
DID YOU KNOW
Buying a home is the biggest single purchase most people make during their lives. The second largest is most often an automobile.

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

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  HOUSINGWashington, District of ColumbiaUnited States
  Median Home Age6237
  Median Home Cost$566,800$216,200
  Home Appr. Last 12 months5.49%6.77%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.41.94%31.12%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.46.12%11.41%
  Property Tax Rate$5.55$11.89
  Homes Owned36.97%56.34%
  Housing Vacant11.10%12.45%
  Homes Rented51.93%31.21%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Studio Apartment$1,420$890
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,630$990
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,040$1,240
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,800$1,660
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$3,610$1,910
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent3.58%2.34%
  Vacant Rented0.69%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale0.85%1.20%
  Vacant Sold0.91%0.46%
  Vacant Vacation1.07%3.97%
  Vacant Other4.00%4.02%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,0002.31%4.57%
  $20,000 to $39,9990.65%3.37%
  $40,000 to $59,9990.38%4.19%
  $60,000 to $79,9990.26%5.74%
  $80,000 to $99,9990.87%6.79%
  $100,000 to $149,9992.28%15.19%
  $150,000 to $199,9993.53%14.69%
  $200,000 to $299,99912.68%18.15%
  $300,000 to $399,99915.51%10.43%
  $400,000 to $499,99913.29%5.70%
  $500,000 to $749,99922.14%6.39%
  $750,000 to $999,99913.06%2.41%
  $1,000,000 or more13.07%2.39%
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    Day to Day Life is Stressful - 11/14/2017
    I've lived in and around the District for 40 years and have watched it become increasingly congested and stressful. Commutes are a nightmare made worse by the rise of... Read More

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    Washington, DC - 9/28/2015
    I've been in DC for 10 yrs now. It's a great place to live, if can afford it. I'm a Chicago native. I came to DC by way of Military.DC was my final duty station. After... Read More

    Climate is big downside - 6/22/2015
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