Snapshot of Park View

Saturday, May 1, 2010

BOUNDARIES: Rock Creek Church Road to the north, Park Place to the east, Columbia Road to the south. The western boundary goes from Rock Creek Church Road along New Hampshire, Park and Georgia avenues.

SCHOOLS: Park View Elementary School, MacFarland Middle School, Cardozo High School, Roosevelt High School, Columbia Heights Education Campus.

HOME SALES: In the past 12 months, 97 homes have sold at prices ranging from $102,000 to $525,000, said Carlos Garcia of Keller Williams Realty. Recently, there were 20 properties on the market at prices ranging from $125,000 to $599,000.

WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE: Georgia Avenue/Petworth or Columbia Heights Metro stations, Howard University, E.L. Haynes Public Charter School, Park View Recreation Center, CVS (opening soon).

WITHIN A 10-MINUTE DRIVE: Washington Hospital Center, Children's National Medical Center, Rock Creek Park, Catholic University, Howard University Hospital.

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