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Washington DC Properties

Washington DC is known for its diverse and iconic architecture, which includes a mix of historical and modern buildings. Washington DC real estate is known for its high property values, with a significantly higher cost of living than the national average. The city is also home to a variety of housing options, including apartments, townhomes, and single-family homes, which cater to a range of budgets.

Known by all as the nation’s capital, Washington D.C. is the bustling, multicultural heart of the country. Commercial and residential hubs here are intertwined and are the site of ongoing urban renewal. Home of The White House, Washington National Cathedral, and many other globally-recognized landmarks, this is one of the most iconic places to live.

WHAT TO LOVE

  • Energetic city atmosphere
  • The nation’s capital
  • Major government buildings
  • Top-rated public schools
  • World-class dining and shopping

LOCAL LIFESTYLE

Life in Washington D.C. is fast-paced and vibrant. At all hours of the day, people can be seen going to work, attending events, and dining at highly-acclaimed restaurants. Between the area’s public transportation and walkability, getting to and from any locale is easy. Individuals who are looking to relocate to a lively city environment should consider Washington D.C.

DINING, ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING

One of the top perks of residing in Washington D.C. is having exclusive access to some of the area’s best restaurants and shopping complexes. Those who are new to the area should be sure to swing by several noteworthy dining establishments. Recommended spots include The Prime Rib, The Old Ebbitt Grill, Le Diplomate, and Cafe Milano.

Nearby, there are countless places to go shopping. Georgetown Park (a sprawling indoor mall), and CityCenterDC (featuring high-end retailers) are two of the most popular destinations.

THINGS TO DO

Events, cultural attractions, and sightseeing are some of the main ways locals enjoy spending their off days.

Annually, residents are particularly fond of attending both the American Folk Life Festival, and the Adams Morgan Festival. Throughout the course of the year, more permanent activities include seeing government landmarks, visiting the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, and attending performances at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

SCHOOLS

Schools in Washington D.C. are nothing shy of exceptional. Almost all local schools have a perfect 10/10 rating from GreatSchools.org.

School Without Walls High School, Perfect 10/10 rating on GreatSchools.org, 9th grade through 12th grade
Benjamin Banneker High School, Perfect 10/10 rating on GreatSchools.org, 9th grade through 12th grade
School-Within-School at Goding, Perfect 10/10 rating on GreatSchools.org, Pre-kindergarten through 5th grade

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