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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 54.9%. Home Appreciation in Washington is up 5.7%. Browse Washington Real Estate

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Washington real estate is 62 years old
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)
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Local Listings in Washington, DC
 $615,000 
1639 Varnum Pl NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2100 SqFt
 $615,000 
1639 Varnum Pl NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2100 SqFt
 $579,990 
738 Jefferson St NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1632 SqFt
 $565,000 
564 Nicholson St NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1632 SqFt

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGWashington, District of ColumbiaUnited States
  Median Home Age6540
  Median Home Cost$597,900$219,700
  Home Appr. Last 12 months5.72%7.66%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.33.88%36.98%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.54.90%28.20%
  Property Tax Rate$5.45$11.78
  Property Taxes Paid$2,930$2,279
  Homes Owned37.58%56.01%
  Housing Vacant9.79%12.24%
  Homes Rented52.63%31.75%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Average Rent$2,626$1,391
  Studio Apartment$1,424$821
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,469$930
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,682$1,148
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,200$1,537
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,709$1,791
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent3.34%2.10%
  Vacant Rented0.64%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale0.61%0.99%
  Vacant Sold0.55%0.48%
  Vacant Vacation1.19%4.03%
  Vacant Other3.46%4.17%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,0001.46%3.52%
  $20,000 to $39,9990.47%3.08%
  $40,000 to $59,9990.49%3.89%
  $60,000 to $79,9990.35%5.41%
  $80,000 to $99,9990.53%6.34%
  $100,000 to $149,9991.47%14.71%
  $150,000 to $199,9992.92%14.63%
  $200,000 to $299,99912.10%18.73%
  $300,000 to $399,99914.66%11.05%
  $400,000 to $499,99912.16%6.22%
  $500,000 to $749,99922.72%7.00%
  $750,000 to $999,99914.87%2.70%
  $1,000,000 to $1,499,9999.60%1.46%
  $1,500,000 to $1,999,9993.34%0.53%
  $2,000,000 and over2.88%0.75%
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    Reviews for Washington    95 Reviews
    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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    NEW LISTINGS IN WASHINGTON DC
    $615,000
    1639 Varnum Pl NE
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

    $579,990
    738 Jefferson St NE
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

    $565,000
    564 Nicholson St NE
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

    $530,000
    1619 R St NW APT 503
    Bed 1 | Bath 1.0 |

    $599,000
    6605 13th Pl NW
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

    $559,900
    675 Jefferson St NE
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

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