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 September 30, 2022
28
Listed
49
Avg. DOM
$641.55
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$749,450
Med. List Price
28 Properties
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Open 10/2
727 Euclid St NW #A Washington, DC 20001
$1,899,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
2,885
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
9
Days on Site
DCDC2068070
MLS
Welcome to 727 Euclid St in Northwest DC! This magnificent modern home is perched on a hill in the North Shaw neighborhood, overlooking all of the central district. Built in 2019, this solid concrete...
$1,125,000
Neighborhood: Ledroit Park
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,327
Sq.Ft.
1890
Year Built
50
Days on Site
DCDC2058804
MLS
Spacious 3 level townhome in Historic Ledroit Park***Over 3,900 finished square feet, 3bedrooms/3.5 bathrooms***Great open floorplan***Custom chef's kitchen w/bar*** Gorgeous Georgia Pine flooring on...
$999,000
Neighborhood: Park View
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,700
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
38
Days on Site
DCDC2064046
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...
$905,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,489
Sq.Ft.
1913
Year Built
66
Days on Site
DCDC2059258
MLS
Welcome to this Exquisitely finished 4 bed 2.5 bath home in Columbia Heights .This home has been thoughtfully renovated with a perfect combination of original charm with gorgeous updates . The...
$900,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,906
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
397
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.
Open 10/2
515 1/2 U St NW Washington, DC 20001
$895,000
Neighborhood: Ledroit Park
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,296
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
19
Days on Site
DCDC2066438
MLS
This magnificent LeDroit Park 3BR 2.5 BA home is a true oasis in the middle of the city. Welcome into the home with a lovely front porch perfect for sitting and reading a book. The living room,...
$819,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
900
Sq.Ft.
1924
Year Built
78
Days on Site
DCDC2058840
MLS
$20,000.00 BUYER CREDIT NOW AVAILABLE!! OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY FROM 12-3PM FULLY RENOVATED 2 bed, 2.5 bath home. Features Recessed lights throughout, new kitchen cabinets, new subway backsplash...
$815,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
5
Beds
2
Baths
2,010
Sq.Ft.
1908
Year Built
32
Days on Site
DCDC2064750
MLS
Turnkey investment property opportunity! Certificate of Occupancy inspection has been passed. This house fetches rent that can cover or exceed your mortgage. The best of city living. In the heart...
$800,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,016
Sq.Ft.
1927
Year Built
9
Days on Site
DCDC2068374
MLS
Welcome to this beautifully updated row home in Columbia Heights. Location is everything! Featuring high ceilings and hardwood floors on the main level, a large family room that is south facing and...
$799,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
902
Sq.Ft.
1914
Year Built
45
Days on Site
DCDC2062880
MLS
PIRCE IMPROVEMENT! AMAZING LOCATION WITH EXPANSIVE BACKYARD! This 108-year-old Columbia Heights brick row home is located on a quiet, tree-lined residential street in the heart of D.C. Located within...
$799,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,076
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
10
Days on Site
DCDC2068198
MLS
722 Harvard St NW is a true Columbia Heights Unicorn! This diamond has been partially polished and is waiting for you to put your finishing touches on it. This property is set back and high above...
Open 10/2
716 Fairmont St NW Washington, DC 20001
$775,000
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,104
Sq.Ft.
1926
Year Built
2
Days on Site
DCDC2068492
MLS
Welcome to this 3 bedroom, 2 bath row home with a rare to find attached Garage! The welcoming front porch invites you to sit and relax. Step inside to a bright and airy open floor plan showcasing...
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