Price Point: $350,000 to $400,000

Comparing real estate sales in and around the District

May 18, 2012

Friendship Heights: $378,900

Condo: 5201-B Wisconsin Ave. NW #310

Crisp, cute and new, this two-year-old one-bedroom, one-bath is located 0.3 miles from the Friendship Heights Metro. Despite its busy-street locale, the unit’s ample windows and small balcony overlook a quiet lot, albeit where construction is about to begin. The 646-square-foot condo has all the standard niceties a buyer could want: maple floors, an in-unit washer/dryer, granite countertops with a stone backsplash, and a pleasant communal patio. The condo fee is $320 per month. Even with popular shops and restaurants close by, street parking is available, a boon since the unit doesn’t come with a space. (Listed by Long and Foster)

 

West End: $370,000

Condo: 2130 N St. NW #209

Tucked away on the second floor, this not-too-old, not-too-new one-bedroom, one-bath from the 1940s overlooks the backside of an office complex. The unit is only 550 square feet, but a mirrored wall and open floor plan add a spacious feeling to the den, which also has built-in bookshelves and parquet floors. A condo fee of $372 per month gets owners a small, communal roof deck and shared washers and dryers. The unit doesn’t come with a parking space, but at 0.3 miles from the Dupont Circle Metro, there’s really no need. (Listed by Long & Foster)

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