Brightwood Real Estate

Brightwood, Washington, DC 20011

Within the zip code 20011, another great neighborhood is located and it is called “Brightwood”. It is part of Ward 4 in Washington D.C. Brightwood was farmland but now it has developed into a great place to live in. It is known for its single-family colonials and ginkgo tree-lined streets. Families love to live in Brightwood as it is a quiet and safe neighborhood. Most residents in this enclave are African Americans who have been staying here for many years. Raising a family in this area is perfect as it has several parks, playgrounds, and community gardens.

People moving into Brightwood are always satisfied even though it has a problem with no Metrorail stations. Even though it is a problem for commuters, they can get into Takoma Metrorail station from the northern end of Brightwood. Residents also enjoy traveling using the Metrobus that serves the area. As for the education of families' children, nearby schools include Paul Public Charter School International High School, Washington Latin Public Charter Middle School, Brightwood Education Campus, and Roots Activity Learning Center.

Brightwood isn’t that famous for other people because there’s not a lot of active nightlife or a cozy neighborhood restaurant but many places develop so fast nowadays. As for Brightwood, four grocery stores and new restaurants are going to open this year. People who are excited to be able to experience great nightlife and eating in fancy restaurants, they can get to Takoma, which is within walking distance to anyone. They can enjoy several restaurants and bars there. Real Estate homes in Brightwood are all attention-grabbing and a good investment for any family. Getting a great place in an awesome enclave is worth it. Brightwood is not only safe but it is the perfect place where anyone could live peacefully. Make Brightwood your future home!

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Brightwood - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Brightwood: $709,500 / County Avg $958,500


Avg Taxes in Brightwood: $5,100 / County Avg $104,600


Avg Sq. Ft. in Brightwood: 1,622 / County Avg 1,728


Avg Price per/sqft in Brightwood:$437 / County Avg $555


Avg Walkscore in Brightwood: 80 / County Avg 72


Avg Year Built in Brightwood: 1940 / County Avg 1956


Avg Days on Website in Brightwood: 68 / County Avg 86


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