LeDroit Park Real Estate

LeDroit Park is a neighborhood in the Northwest Quadrant of Washington, DC located directly Southeast of Howard University.  The neighborhood was developed in the 1870s as one of the Districts first "suburbs" and its initial single-family homes were designed by architect James McGill.  The neighborhood was positioned as a romantic enclave and to attract new home buyers, the developers planted significant displays of flora and fauna.

As the LeDroit Park neighborhood grew in the 1880s and 1890s, brick and framed row houses were also constructed in the neighborhood. While initially a segregated white-only community, by World War One LeDroit Park was home to many of the Districts influential African Americans.  In 1974, LeDroit Park was recognized as a historic district and awarded a place on the National Register of Historic Places.

The LeDroit Park neighborhood is bounded by W Street to the north, Georgia Avenue to the west, Rhode Island Avenue and Florida Avenue to the south and Second Street to the east.  Neighborhoods bordering LeDroit Park include Pleasant Plains to the northwest, Shaw to the southwest, McMillan Reservoir to the north, Bloomingdale to the east and Truxton Circle to the southeast. LeDroit Park is served by the Shaw-Howard U Metro Station.

LeDroit Park Homes And Condos For Sale

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Welcome To This Meticulously Renovated Home, Ne...

Photo of Listing #DC9865786

$1,675,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.06 Acres
  • 3,280 ft²

Residential

208 Elm St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DC9865786

Welcome To This Meticulously Renovated Home, Nestled On A Beautiful Lot, In The Heart Of Ledroit Park. The High-end Finishes,modern Design,top Of The Line Appliances & Superior Attention To Detail,make This Gorgeous Property A Serene Urban Oasis. This Stunn...

Excellent Opp. To Buy A Turn-key, Stable Two Un...

Photo of Listing #DC9864950

$1,375,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.05 Acres
  • 3,075 ft²

Residential

19061908 5th St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DC9864950

Excellent Opp. To Buy A Turn-key, Stable Two Unit Property In Prime Ledroit Park Location. Or, Live In One Unit And Rent The Other For Ideal Live/invest Scenario. This Unique Offering Was Completely Renovated Top To Bottom In 2013 Featuring: Wide Plank Hwd ...

Price Reduced!!! Beautiful Renovation In Ledroi...

REDUCED 4% Photo of Listing #DC9785476

$1,249,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.03 Acres
  • 1,314 ft²

Residential

2120 2nd St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DC9785476

Price Reduced!!! Beautiful Renovation In Ledroit Park! Main 2-level Unit Has 3 Bdrms & 21/2 Baths. Legal Separate Lower Level Rental Unit (with Cofo) Has 1 Bdrm, Den, & 1 Bath. Both With: Cac, Hardwood, Ss Appliances, 4-door Fridge/freezer (top Lvl), Both U...

LeDroit Park

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Blog Posts About LeDroit Park

Much Love For LeDroit Park

The quiet enclave in the middle of the city, LeDroit Park, is still relatively affordable, near the Shaw-Howard University Metro Station and one of the oldest neighborhoods in DC.  LeDroit Park is just south of Howard University and west of Bloomingdale.  Residents are drawn to the historic Victorian homes, newer row houses and modest mid-rise brick houses in the neighborhood.  Residents now represent a wide variety of ethnic groups; the racial, socioeconomic and gender diversity is what ... Read More

DC Tops For Community Gardens

DC leads the country for local community gardens, according to a new report issued by The Trust for Public Land.  With the most community gardens per capita, DC has many plots of land often divided up into individual gardens, many owned by the city or National Park Service.  Even if residents don’t have a yard, community gardens are one way to enjoy green spaces and do some plantings.  There are plenty of plots of land and volunteer opportunities in local community gardens for Washington ... Read More

DC Condo Boutique Sells Newly Renovated LeDroit Park Condo

DC Condo Boutique team members Donna Mank represented the buyer and team member Mansour Abu-Rahmeh represented the seller of a newly renovated condo located at 2419 1st Street 1 in DC's LeDroit Park neighborhood.   This condo featured 1 BR / 2.5 BA / 2,418 SF, upscale designer finishes and an off-street parking space. This unit sold on September 7th, 2012 for $535,000 / $221 SF.Washingtonians are discovering the charm of LeDroit Park and the strong value proposition associated with this n... Read More

Parker Flats: Loft Condos in a DC Schoolhouse

In a city short of vacant land, the adaptive re-use of obsolete buildings has become the norm for developers.  One of the best transformations in recent years is the Parker Flats at Gage School project located on the border of LeDroit Park and Bloomingdale neighborhoods.  This 92-unit project is anchored by the meticulously restored circa 1904 Gage School which houses 33 loft-style condos.  The project also includes two new buildings designed to complement the historic neighborhood and ... Read More

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Listing information last updated on February 28th, 2017 at 12:00am EST.