Buyers with a budget of $400,000 in the expensive real estate market around Washington sometimes despair that they won’t be able to find a single-family house they can afford. While that can be tough within the city limits of the District, buyers willing to look in nearby suburban locations in Prince George’s County, Md., have more options.
For example, the house at 6210 61st Pl. in Riverdale, Md., located within walking distance of a future Purple Line light rail station, is priced at $295,000. Annual property taxes are $3,673. The home was first listed for $325,000.
The 1,170-square-foot single-family house has five bedrooms and three bathrooms. The three-story house, built in 1950, has been renovated and sits on a 9,241-square-foot lot with a brick patio and a detached one-car garage with a mechanic’s pit.
The house has a fully finished basement with two bedrooms and a bathroom, a main level with two bedrooms and a bathroom. It includes an upper-level master bedroom suite with skylights, a private bathroom and a walk-in closet. The kitchen has granite counters and stainless-steel appliances and the living room has hardwood floors and a wood-burning fireplace.
Assigned schools include Templeton Elementary, William Wirt Middle and Parkdale High, all rated below average based on test scores by GreatSchools.org.
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For more information, contact Alisa Delice, a real estate agent with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, at 202-400-1920.