Riverdale, MD Homes For Sale

Known for its historic homes for sale, the small town of Riverdale (also known as Riverdale Park) in Maryland is also going through a modest uptick in new housing starts in the form of upscale custom residences. That said, overall list prices are quite competitive. With a population of about 7,000 residents, this charming community is located in Prince George’s County, just north of Hyattsville.

Around 1800, Henri Joseph Stier, a Belgian aristocrat, began building a large Georgian mansion known as Riverdale on 800 acres of farmland between two forks of the Anacostia River. Stier and his wife soon returned to Europe, giving the estate to their daughter Rosalie and her husband, George Calvert—grandson of the fifth Lord Baltimore.  

In the early 1900s, the Riverdale Park Company began purchasing land for residential expansion. Early homes for sale included Colonials and Victorians, and were joined by a number of original Sears Roebuck “Craftsman” catalog homes. Development continued slowly but steadily over time, with the 1960s era bringing an influx of Split-levels and brick Ramblers. For more information about Riverdale, MD homes for sale, give us a call today!

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4907 Queensbury Rd

RIVERDALE, MD
$629,900

MLS#: PG9926981
5 Bed, 3½ Bath
1270 Sqft, 0.24 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #PG9955482

4504 Woodberry St

RIVERDALE, MD
$500,170

MLS#: PG9955482
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1800 Sqft, 0.05 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #PG9883761

4512 Tuckerman St

RIVERDALE, MD
$499,900

MLS#: PG9883761
4 Bed, 3½ Bath
2750 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #PG9866887

6403 Good Luck Rd

RIVERDALE, MD
$499,000

MLS#: PG9866887
5 Bed, 3½ Bath
3515 Sqft, 0.55 Acres
Residential

4510 Woodbury St

RIVERDALE, MD
$497,990

MLS#: PG9889165
3 Bed, 2½ Bath
2350 Sqft, 0.05 Acres
Residential

4507 Madison St

RIVERDALE, MD
$489,900

MLS#: PG9936267
4 Bed, 3½ Bath
2092 Sqft, 0.02 Acres
Residential

0 Woodbury St

RIVERDALE, MD
$472,990

MLS#: PG9889170
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
2000 Sqft, 0.04 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #PG9955488

4634 Woodberry St

RIVERDALE, MD
$464,205

MLS#: PG9955488
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
2000 Sqft, 0.04 Acres
Residential

0 Woodbury St

RIVERDALE, MD
$442,990

MLS#: PG9889174
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1800 Sqft, 0.05 Acres
Residential

302 Pertch Rd

SEVERNA PARK, MD
$425,000

MLS#: AA9949182
4 Bed, 2 Bath
1878 Sqft, 0.36 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #PG9956068

6211 43rd St

RIVERDALE, MD
$425,000

MLS#: PG9956068
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1066 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #PG9956634

4705 Tuckerman St

RIVERDALE, MD
$420,000

MLS#: PG9956634
4 Bed, 3½ Bath
1454 Sqft, 0.18 Acres
Residential

More About the Riverdale Real Estate Market

The real estate downturn that affected Prince George’s County, had a strong impact on homes for sale in Riverdale, with a plunge in prices beginning around 2008 and continuing for the next four years. By the time the market began to rebound, home values had dropped by nearly half. While list prices are again on the rise, there are still plenty of buyer opportunities here, including short sales and foreclosures.

As for Riverdale, Maryland condos for sale, they are in evidence but account for a fairly small percentage of the total inventory. These listings tend to be nice-sized townhouses that got caught up in a period when new construction collided with plummeting prices.

Riverdale, MD homes and condos for sale typically start around $100,000 and top out around $450,000, with the bulk of listings somewhere in the middle. About 10 years ago, Riverdale added the “Park” back to its name, in keeping with the town’s history. With a nice greenbelt, plans for a Metro Purple Line station and new revitalization efforts driven by the Riverdale Arts Council’s decision to partner with the Hyattsville Community Development Corporation, this small town seems poised for a new era of prosperity.

 

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Listing information last updated on May 29th, 2017 at 9:16pm EDT.