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...

Photo of Listing #DCDC524956

$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 ...

This Home Comes With A 2 Car Garage And Has A ...

REDUCED 17% Photo of Listing #DCDC2012054

$1,500,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 0.18 Acres
  • 1,496 ft²


4613 Nw Blagden Ter Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC2012054

This Home Comes With A 2 Car Garage And Has A Rear Concrete Deck And Patio With A Brick Bbq Grill. A Chain Link Fence Encapsulates A Botanical Paradise With An Amazing View From The Dinning Room Area. This Home Also Comes With An In Ground Sprinkler System...

Rarely Does A One-of-a-kind, Beautifully Restor...

REDUCED 8% Photo of Listing #DCDC2002382

$1,424,995 Active

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


4316 18th St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC2002382

Rarely Does A One-of-a-kind, Beautifully Restored, And Well-maintained Tudor-style Home, With So Much Character And Charm, Come On The Market In Crestwood! If Ever You Wanted To Live In The City While Having The Serenity Of Living In The Suburbs, This Home ...

Price Improvement! Convenient City Living In Wa...

REDUCED 4% Photo of Listing #DCDC2016610

$1,299,600 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.05 Acres
  • 3,068 ft²


1637 Webster St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC2016610

Price Improvement! Convenient City Living In Washington Dc, In An Urban Paradise. Quiet, Serene, Peaceful Neighborhood - Crestwood Along The 16th Street Corridor. A Rarely Available Majestic, Historic Townhouse, Contemporary Federal Style Architecture ...

Open House Both Saturday And Sunday Nov 23rd An...

Photo of Listing #DCDC2000409

$965,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 0.07 Acres
  • 3,300 ft²


1631 Webster St Nw, Washington, DC

MLS® #DCDC2000409

Open House Both Saturday And Sunday Nov 23rd And 24th From 1pm-4pm Offers Due Tuesday Nov 26th 12noon. Grand Townhome Situated In The Well Sought After Urban Oasis Neighborhood Of Crestwood, Located Just Minutes From Downtown Employment Centers, Nightlife A...

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...


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Blog Posts About Crestwood

Best DC Neighborhoods for Running

Photo: Elvert Barnes DC may be best known as a political city, but it’s also a top city for runners. Routinely ranked “America’s Fittest City”, DC has plenty of great neighborhoods and trails for walking, biking and running. From area parks to the waterfront, local landmarks and more, you’ll find some fantastic places to tie on your running shoes in the DC area. Georgetown One great option is Georgetown. Right on the Potomac River, Georgetown offers your choice of trails, waterfront ... Read More

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 October 19th, 2021 at 1:03am EDT.