Crestwood Real Estate

Crestwood is a residential neighborhood located on upper 16th Street in the Northwest Quadrant of Washington, DC. It is known as the Gold Coast for its affluent majority black residents. The area is conveniently located about 15 minutes from both Downtown DC and Silver Spring, Maryland.  Crestwood is the first residential neighborhood heading north on 16th Street with homes and lawns.

The first homes in Crestwood were built in 1910 and the community continued to develop in a piecemeal basis over the next forty years.  The streets in Crestwood have been named for famous Americans including Senator William Boyd Allison,  President James Buchanan and Naval hero Stephen Decatur.

Crestwood is bordered on three sides by Rock Creek Park and 16th Street to the east.  It is located near the Georgia Avenue-Petworth and Columbia Heights metro stops on the Green line and Van Ness-UDC on the Red line.

Crestwood Homes For Sale

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Classic And Modern Design Mix To Create This On...

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$1,979,000 Active

  • 9 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 0.17 Acres
  • 6,671 ft²


4224 16th St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC524956

Classic And Modern Design Mix To Create This One-of-a-kind Home Situated On A Prime Corner Lot In The Highly Sought After Crestwood Neighborhood Of Dc! This 9 Bd / 6 Ba Home Spans 6700 Sqft And 4 Levels, Making It One Of The Largest Homes On 16th St And In ...

Meticulously Designed And Built With Premium Cr...

Photo of Listing #DCDC522606

$1,895,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.16 Acres
  • 3,520 ft²


4336 Blagden Ave Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC522606

Meticulously Designed And Built With Premium Craftsmanship, This Light-filled Home Is Situated On A .15 Acre, Manicured Lot Adjoining Foliage And Forestry That Only Select Rock Creek Park Homes Can Offer. Three Levels With Over 3500 Square Ft, Plus An Addi...

Welcome To This Fabulous 1925 Tudor Home Featur...

Photo of Listing #DCDC2002382

$1,598,800 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.16 Acres
  • 3,361 ft²


4316 18th St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC2002382

Welcome To This Fabulous 1925 Tudor Home Featuring Many Renovations. The Classic Design Is Unsurpassed, Incorporating Period Architecture And Modern Amenities.this Absolutely Stunning Residence Offers A Versatile Floor Plan That Is Perfect For Family Living...

Please Call Regarding: Questions Days On Market...

Photo of Listing #1006270040

$895,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.14 Acres
  • 2,381 ft²


1724 Varnum St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #1006270040

Please Call Regarding: Questions Days On Market: Seller Prefers Cash Offer With No Contingencies & Is Requesting 90-180 Day "guest-stay-over" Post Settlement; A Pre-offer Feasibility Study Is Recommended. An Opportunity To Make This Home Yours In Every Sen...


Crestwood Washington DC Real Estate

Blog Posts About Crestwood

Crestwood Blends Urban and Suburban Living

Offering the best of both worlds, Crestwood blends urban and suburban living in Northwest DC. This diverse neighborhood sits close to some of DC’s better known neighborhoods, yet retains a peaceful and quiet vibe, surrounded on three sides by Rock Creek Park, yet also close to everything you need and want in the region. Originally part of a 300-acre estate, the first single-family homes weren’t developed in the community until the early 20th century. Most homes in Crestwood still sit ... Read More

Mid-century Modern Neighborhoods Around DC

You’ll find a full range of architectural styles in the DC area, from pre-World War II to contemporary, new construction designs. If you’re in the market for mid-century modern, though, you’ll still find plenty of options if you know where to look. Often these homes are distinguished by large windows and sliding glass doors, sleek lines and an open design. A great place to begin your search is in Southwest Waterfront neighborhood of Washington, DC. There are also, of course, several n... Read More

Crestwood Offers Urban Suburbia

The hot residential Crestwood neighborhood is quietly tucked away between 16th Street and Rock Creek Park that some say may have one of the hottest markets in DC yet also offers residents a taste of suburbia in the city.  The Crestwood neighborhood in northwest DC has seen a spike in median sales prices this year, up 17 over last year, from $800,000 to $940,000 in 2015.  Homes are definitely selling faster this year with only 23 average days on the market compared to 77 days last year, sh... Read More

Crestwood: Live By Rock Creek Park in DC’s Gold Coast

Crestwood is a tranquil neighborhood in DC’s Gold Coast, an upscale entirely residential community that is nestled between upper 16th Street and Rock Creek Park.  It sits near some of the city’s more popular neighborhoods, yet is distinctly quieter since there is almost no thru-traffic.  Crestwood is a neighborhood with green lawns, flowering bushes, expensive houses and quiet streets located north of Columbia Heights and Mount Pleasant. Crestwood was originally a 300-acre estate purchased... Read More

Crestwood Home Featured on HGTV

DC Condo Boutique team member Mansour Abu-Rahmeh is proud to announce his new listing at 4830 Blagden Ave NW.  Listed at $879,900.00, this elegant colonial in DC's Crestwood neighborhood was featured on HGTV’s “Curb Appeal”.  Landscape architect Gregg Love designed the façade and front yard of this home.   With graciousness and surprises throughout, this home has it all.  The stately colonial is nestled among trees on an immaculate lot.  Conveniently located just 2 blocks from Rock Cr... Read More

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Listing information last updated on July 26th, 2021 at 11:47am EDT.