Pleasant Plains

Pleasant Plains is a neighborhood located in the NW Quadrant of Washington, DC and is home to Howard University.  In addition to the university, the community features residential east-west running streets between Georgia Avenue and Sherman Street that are lined with row houses.  A planned Town Center at Georgia Avenue and V Street would offer a significant makeover for this section of the neighborhood.

The borders of Pleasant Plains are generally recognized as Harvard Street to the north,  McMillan Reservoir, 4th Street and 5th Street to the east, Florida Avenue to the south and Sherman Avenue to the west.  Neighborhoods bordering Pleasant Plains include Columbia Heights, LeDroit Park, Park View and Shaw.

Pleasant Plains Homes And Condos For Sale

Pleasant Plains Homes And Condos For Sale May 23, 2022
10
Listed
59
Avg. DOM
$623.90
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$974,950
Med. List Price
10 Properties
$1,440,000
Neighborhood: Ledroit Park
1,757
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
41
Days on Site
DCDC2043976
MLS
This condo conversation with drawings and plans and permits in que is perfect for a developer to make this condo conversion their own. Possibly 1,968 sq feet (roughly) of develop-able space based on...
$1,100,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,706
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
26
Days on Site
DCDC2047162
MLS
2 BD plus den. Townhouse style residences built within & adjacent to early 20th-century Gyro Motor factory owned by the eminent inventor Emile Berliner, preserving the character & feel that the old...
$1,075,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
3,138
Sq.Ft.
1927
Year Built
83
Days on Site
DCDC2038370
MLS
ACTIVE PENDING RELEASE: Large Rowhouse with lots of space. This property features four levels including the basement. The basement features a private entrance with its own kitchen and bathroom....
$1,050,000
Neighborhood: Park View
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,687
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
18
Days on Site
DCDC2047656
MLS
Welcome to Unit 4W, this Penthouse unit in the award-winning "Helicopter Factory" commingles Historic allure in the sought-after Park View neighborhood. Once home to an early 20th century factory...
$1,049,900
Condo: 728 Girard Street Condominium
5
Beds
4
Baths
2,646
Sq.Ft.
1912
Year Built
48
Days on Site
DCDC2043600
MLS
ENORMOUS 5BR/4BA CONDO WITH RESERVED PARKING AND AIRBNB POTENTIAL IN PARK VIEW! This modern two-level condo features a private entrance, gas fireplace, two separate living rooms, and stylish touches...
$900,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,906
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
267
Days on Site
DCDC2010738
MLS
The owner is working to get the permit for 2 condo units. One is 3-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, another is 2-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom.
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,103
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
26
Days on Site
DCDC2043446
MLS
No detail is overlooked in this completely renovated and move-in ready penthouse unit in the heart of Shaw! You will be greeted by this gorgeous loft PH unit with a wall of windows & balcony that...
$690,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
2
Beds
2
Baths
954
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
13
Days on Site
DCDC2048474
MLS
Any and All Offers Reviewed on Tuesday 5/24 at Noon. The chance to get your foot in the door early at the hottest neighborhood in DC! Constructed in 2019, no design details were spared in looking...
1
Beds
1
Baths
600
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
5
Days on Site
DCDC2050698
MLS
Fabulous opportunity at the Floridian favorably located within easy walking distance to Shaw and the U Street Corridor. This spacious unit features wide plank oak flooring, large windows for...
$380,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
1
Beds
1
Baths
448
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
33
Days on Site
DCDC2039760
MLS
Welcome home to this modern condo building that feels brand new! The unit features modern finishes and ample storage space. DC living at its best!
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