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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Established, modern 2-level multi-use building located in a prime business location. Prominently situated within walking distance to the all-new multi-phase development; The Parks at Historic Walter Reed. A Whole Foods Market is scheduled to open this summer . The Parks is a major, one billion dollar project in development. Strong potential for increased foot traffic and values as part of the vibrant and progressing Brightwood neighborhood. This turn-key property is subject to one residential lease ending 2/29/2024 and one commercial lease ending 1/11/2025. The updated storefront unit is a solid successful hair salon opened in 1999 and remodeled in 2012. It features a large open space with LVP flooring, modern lighting, 6 stylist stations, an esthetician station, 3 shampoo stations and multiple hair drying stations, a half bath, and staff lounge/storage area. The upper level offers a fully remodeled open floor plan unit with 2 bedrooms, Den, 1 full bath, an attractive open kitchen with stainless steel appliances (two ovens), granite countertops, large center island with granite, hardwood floors, stacked washer and dryer, trendy metal stair railing – urban charm! The exterior offers a large private deck, and 1 parking space in the rear of the building and ample street parking. There is also a basement area where the utilities are housed. Units separately metered. This offering is a rare opportunity to acquire a self-sufficient real estate investment with strong property management, a NNN lease on a full-service salon. Are you a seasoned stylist or barber and ready to step into your destiny of salon ownership – do not miss this fantastic opportunity! Become an owner occupier, live upstairs and work while running your salon business downstairs. Salon lessee would consider vacating with sale and in cooperation with the new owner. Property being sold AS-IS. Weekend showings require 24 hours’ notice. No showings on Sunday. All showings by appointment.

7305 Georgia Ave Nw, Washington

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.. Contact:

3 Beds 3 Baths
3 BEDROOMS | 2+ BATHROOMS - 3RD BEDROOM IS PROPERLY EGRESSED W/CLOSET, JUST NOT CLOSED IN - This home is also for RENT! $3300/mon. Please ask the listing agent for information. If you drive, walk or bike, your beautiful corner unit is DC living at its best. Georgia Ave. offers an 83 walkability score to delicious dining, shopping and easy public transportation with more coming soon, including Whole Foods Market. Your building provides security with locked outside access doors and a key pad entry unit door. Once you step into your unit it is windows, windows and more windows letting in the welcoming natural light. Your unit also comes with recessed lighting, stunning engineered hardwood flooring a convenient call box to let your many guests in without even leaving the unit and did I mention the oversized windows for an abundance of natural light. The lower level is a private get away to include a full bath and flex space which some owners have turned into a 3RD BEDROOM. The middle floor offers a large open living space to welcome guests, gather and entertain. The top floor boasts an open concept for eating, dining and conversation. Down the hall you will find the quaint half bath, full size washer and dryer and your large primary bedroom with a private bath and walk-in closet. Tuck your vehicle in at night with your very own COVERED PARKING SPOT. This low maintenance home also comes with smart phone devices. ZWave light swithches in all (nonbathroom) rooms, smart thermostat, smart moisture detector (lower level), and smart door access. Call the listing agent today for more information on what is coming to the neighborhood and how you can make this unit your new home!

7201 Georgia Ave Nw Unit #4-B, Washington

Listing courtesy of KW Metro Center. Contact: (703) 224-6000

4 Beds 3 Baths
FIRST OPEN HOUSE WEEKEND: JUNE 3 from 1pm-3pm JUNE 4 from 2pm - 4pm Welcome to this charming Takoma Park neighborhood of Washington, D.C.! This property presents an excellent opportunity for handy investors or homeowners looking to offset their mortgage with a potential rental/airbnb unit below. This spacious residence boasts a total of 4 bedrooms, 2 kitchens and 2.5 bathrooms, providing ample space for comfortable living. With a flexible layout, the house can be utilized as a whole home or divided into separate units, offering a world of possibilities. The upper unit has 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms with the kitchen leading out to the rear deck. The large living and dining room connect creating a large enough space to host family and friends. The lower level has its own separate entrance, this space can be utilized as a potential rental/airbnb unit, allowing you to generate additional income to offset your mortgage expenses. This configuration provides flexibility for homeowners, allowing them to enjoy the entire house or capitalize on additional income. The expansive yard can be transformed into parking spaces for two vehicles. With parking at a premium in Washington, D.C., this invaluable addition ensures convenience for both homeowners and potential tenants. Short walk to the new Whole Foods as well as other restaurants opening up at The Parks at Walter Reed.

7547 9th St Nw, Washington

Listing courtesy of Samson Properties. Contact: (202) 938-0228

5 Beds 4 Baths
Enjoy this newly renovated semi-detached home in the sought after Brightwood section of Washington DC. This inviting sanctuary offers plenty of living space to call home! The main level keeps with the theme of the original build with a large parlor style living room area that has a wood burning fireplace and a few modern touches. Relax, cook, dine, and entertain effortlessly, with a seamless flow from the living spaces to the top-of-the-line chef’s kitchen styled with custom full-height cabinetry, gorgeous counters, backsplash and island, and premium stainless-steel appliances. Walk out from the kitchen onto a maintenance free deck or sit on your wrap around front porch and enjoy the outdoor sun and breeze. The original wood staircase rises to the top level which offers a nicely renovated full hall bath with tile floors and walls and an airy skylight along with three comfortable sleeping quarters. The highlight is the main bedroom that features a walk-in closet and two smaller closets, and a huge, magnificent spa-inspired bath with soaking tub, separate tiled shower, private water closet and a double sunk vanity. A full-sized washer/dryer also found on this level for your convenience. Extending the living space is the lower level with its own private entrance, a large living space that can function as a rec room or living room/dining room combo, kitchen area, full bathroom, and two more spacious bedrooms. There is a newly poured concrete driveway that can fit multiple cars so no more fighting for street parking spaces. See for yourself TODAY!

731 Quackenbos St Nw, Washington

Listing courtesy of CENTURY 21 New Millennium. Contact: (202) 546-0055

5 Beds 4 Baths
SELLER FINANCING AVAILABLE! Stunning Takoma Park Bungalow reimagined as a contemporary masterpiece. Experience the allure of new construction at 6518 7th Street NW. This one-of-a-kind treasure has undergone a complete transformation, boasting all-new features including framing, insulation, electrical (200 amps circuit), plumbing, dual HVAC systems, and a durable 50-year shingle roof. Step inside to discover an inviting open floor plan flooded with natural light, accentuated by a striking marble look fireplace. The designer kitchen showcases a quartz island waterfall, a top-of-the-line Bertazzoni refrigerator, a 5-burner gas range with an oversized oven, and a convenient water pot filled faucet above the stove. Enhanced by stunning engineered wide plank wood flooring, this home exudes elegance at every turn. Key Features and Amenities: - 5 bedrooms: 3 on the second level, 2 in the basement, totaling 3 1/2 bathrooms - Gracious primary suite with a walk-in closet, ensuite bath featuring a soaker tub, wet floor shower, and double vanity -Welcoming front porch and a deck at the back, ideal for hosting BBQs and happy hours -Contemporary rod iron railings, slated walkway and stairs, and privacy fencing -Ample-sized yard, perfect for outdoor activities -Hardie plank siding for added durability -Secured parking for peace of mind. The beautiful tiled basement includes a separate entrance and features two bedrooms and one bathroom. This lower level offers a versatile space that can function as a separate apartment or guest suite, presenting potential for extra income or accommodations for long-term guests. The basement boasts a ceiling height just under 8 feet, and the seller is open to installing a wet bar in consultation with the purchaser, if desired. Conveniently located on a tranquil street, this home offers a wealth of amenities nearby. Enjoy walking distance access to Safeway and the soon-to-open Whole Foods at Walter Reed. Just blocks away, the Takoma Park Metro Station provides easy commuting options. Additionally, the Takoma Recreation Center, with its swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, and dog park, offers endless opportunities for recreation and leisure. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to own a meticulously renovated home in a vibrant and sought-after neighborhood. Schedule your showing today!

6518 7th St Nw, Washington

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Capital Properties. Contact:

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