Brightwood Real Estate

Brightwood is a neighborhood located in the Northwest Quadrant of Washington, DC. Georgia Avenue runs through the neighborhood and offers a commercial corridor for shopping, dining and services. The tree-lined streets of Brightwood are lined with single-family homes and row homes, many of which were originally built in the 1920s & 1930s. The community borders Rock Creek Park to the west and many Brightwood residents enjoy the open space and natural beauty of this DC treasure.

The boundaries of Brightwood are Aspen Street to the north, Georgia Avenue, Tuckerman Street and 4th Street to the east, Missouri Avenue to the south and 16th Street and Rock Creek Park to the west. Neighborhoods bordering Brightwood include Shepherd Park to the north, Takoma to the northeast, Manor Park to the west, Brightwood Park to the southeast, 16th Street Heights to the southwest and Rock Creek Park to the west.

Brightwood Homes For Sale

Brightwood Homes For Sale May 24, 2024
13
Listed
40
Avg. DOM
$435.57
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$649,900
Med. List Price
13 Properties
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$850,000
Neighborhood: Washington DC
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,480
Sq.Ft.
1926
Year Built
25
Days on Site
DCDC2123272
MLS
$823,000
Neighborhood: Brightwood
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,056
Sq.Ft.
1939
Year Built
68
Days on Site
DCDC2129106
MLS
$768,000
Neighborhood: Brightwood
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,600
Sq.Ft.
1930
Year Built
39
Days on Site
DCDC2133470
MLS
$729,900
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,581
Sq.Ft.
1926
Year Built
18
Days on Site
DCDC2140548
MLS
$699,000
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,994
Sq.Ft.
1934
Year Built
44
Days on Site
DCDC2135684
MLS
$679,900
Neighborhood: Brightwood
5
Beds
2
Baths
1,369
Sq.Ft.
1937
Year Built
67
Days on Site
DCDC2133332
MLS
$649,900
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,664
Sq.Ft.
1948
Year Built
8
Days on Site
DCDC2142468
MLS
Open 6/1
527 Quintana Place NW Washington,  DC 20011
$559,000
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,495
Sq.Ft.
1935
Year Built
3
Days on Site
DCDC2131918
MLS
$549,900
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,105
Sq.Ft.
1926
Year Built
113
Days on Site
DCDC2126856
MLS
$545,000
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,109
Sq.Ft.
1929
Year Built
10
Days on Site
DCDC2141986
MLS
$490,000
Neighborhood: Brightwood
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,310
Sq.Ft.
1928
Year Built
3
Days on Site
DCDC2142588
MLS
$424,500
Neighborhood: Brightwood
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,029
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
22
Days on Site
DCDC2138162
MLS
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Brightwood Recent Sales 21 Properties

Address Beds Baths Sq.Ft. List Price Sold Price $/Sq.Ft. Sold Date
1247 Underwood St NW Washington,  DC 20012 1247 Underwood St NW
Washington, DC 20012
4 4 2,716 $945,000 $1,015,000 $373.71 4/30/24
600 Oglethorpe St NW Washington,  DC 20011 600 Oglethorpe St NW
Washington, DC 20011
5 4 2,594 $999,999 $972,000 $374.71 4/23/24
1422 Whittier St NW Washington,  DC 20012 1422 Whittier St NW
Washington, DC 20012
3 3 2,887 $799,000 $908,000 $314.51 5/7/24
1383 Rittenhouse St NW Washington,  DC 20011 1383 Rittenhouse St NW
Washington, DC 20011
4 4 2,360 $919,500 $900,000 $381.36 4/8/24
817 Quintana Place NW Washington,  DC 20011 817 Quintana Place NW
Washington, DC 20011
4 4 2,654 $889,900 $890,000 $335.34 4/29/24
615 Oglethorpe St NW Washington,  DC 20011 615 Oglethorpe St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 3 2,233 $849,900 $878,939 $393.61 5/17/24
1238 Aspen St NW Washington,  DC 20012 1238 Aspen St NW
Washington, DC 20012
3 4 1,525 $845,000 $850,000 $557.38 5/18/22
1431 Whittier Place NW Washington,  DC 20012 1431 Whittier Place NW
Washington, DC 20012
3 3 2,120 $755,000 $823,500 $388.44 4/30/24
5722 5th St NW Washington,  DC 20011 5722 5th St NW
Washington, DC 20011
4 4 2,028 $769,000 $807,000 $397.93 3/29/24
723 Nicholson St NW Washington,  DC 20011 723 Nicholson St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 4 2,002 $749,900 $796,000 $397.60 4/26/24
732 Rittenhouse St NW Washington,  DC 20011 732 Rittenhouse St NW
Washington, DC 20011
4 2 2,384 $729,900 $772,500 $324.04 3/22/24
731 Oneida Place NW Washington,  DC 20011 731 Oneida Place NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 3 1,790 $759,000 $759,000 $424.02 4/12/24
1456 Sheridan St NW Washington,  DC 20011 1456 Sheridan St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 4 2,492 $725,000 $725,000 $290.93 12/9/22
528 Sheridan St NW Washington,  DC 20011 528 Sheridan St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 4 1,481 $700,000 $703,000 $474.68 3/8/24
720 Sheridan St NW Washington,  DC 20011 720 Sheridan St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 3 1,652 $665,000 $685,000 $414.65 5/3/24
1263 Van Buren St NW Washington,  DC 20012 1263 Van Buren St NW
Washington, DC 20012
4 2 1,804 $655,000 $655,000 $363.08 3/8/24
1419 Whittier Place NW Washington,  DC 20012 1419 Whittier Place NW
Washington, DC 20012
3 4 1,519 $699,000 $650,000 $427.91 5/22/24
610 Roxboro Place NW Washington,  DC 20011 610 Roxboro Place NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 4 1,481 $675,000 $650,000 $438.89 5/13/24
6313 9th St NW Washington,  DC 20011 6313 9th St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 2 1,515 $619,900 $650,000 $429.04 4/9/24
512 Peabody St NW Washington,  DC 20011 512 Peabody St NW
Washington, DC 20011
4 3 1,616 $525,000 $525,000 $324.88 5/10/24
605 Tuckerman St NW Washington,  DC 20011 605 Tuckerman St NW
Washington, DC 20011
3 2 1,100 $450,000 $476,000 $432.73 5/15/24