Columbia Heights October First-Time Homebuyer Report

Columbia Heights is the eighth-fastest growing neighborhood in Washington, DC, at a 10-year growth rate of 6.5%. It's also the fourth-most populous with 13,738 residents. Homes in Columbia Heights are older than most with a median age of 64 years. The top school in the neighborhood is Meridian Pcs.

Price Range

Homes in Columbia Heights are worth a median of $305,374, similar to other parts of Washington, DC. Additionally, the list prices of available homes is currently at an average of $617,385. In this week's report, the number of homes sold in the Columbia Heights market fell to 42 over the past 30 days, a decrease of 6.7% from last week's report, but still above the monthly average.

Wonder which homes are generating the most buzz? Here are the most viewed listings in Columbia Heights:

$1.5M   $875K   $539K  

Typical Dwelling

A two-bedroom condo valued around $609,848 is considered a typical dwelling in Columbia Heights. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $121,970 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $2,476 and the property tax rate is $6.16 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Columbia Heights homes for sale or reviewing Columbia Heights real estate trends.

Data reported through 10/13/2016


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