Van Ness Real Estate, Washington DC

Up in the quiet reaches of Washington, DC is the pleasant suburban neighborhood of Van Ness. Like many parts of the city, boundaries can be amorphous, as can the names of respective communities. In this case, Van Ness is often referred to as Forest Hills and vice-versa, even though they are supposedly separate places. Once you snatch up one of these million-dollar homes for sale you can argue the point with your neighbors.

What kind of place is Van Ness? It’s a nice one, with gently rolling lawns and nearby parks and universities. People gather at well-mannered dinner parties or black-tie fundraisers and laugh politely when some congressman has a few too many martinis and puts a lampshade on his head. Actually, that doesn’t happen anymore. Nowadays, people just sit and stare at their smartphones. Check out available Van Ness real estate for sale below, or contact us today at (202) 798-3600 for more info about other Washington DC real estate properties currently on the market!

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2807 Chesterfield Pl Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$4,950,000

MLS#: DC10007726
5 Bed, 5½ Bath
10000 Sqft, 0.23 Acres
Residential

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2803 Chesapeake St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$3,750,000

MLS#: DC9779919
6 Bed, 5½ Bath
7457 Sqft, 0.23 Acres
Residential

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4214 Lenore Ln Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,999,990

MLS#: DC9945879
5 Bed, 5 Bath
7039 Sqft, 0.21 Acres
Residential

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3201 Ellicott St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,750,000

MLS#: DC10039205
4 Bed, 4 Bath
5839 Sqft, 0.36 Acres
Residential

3315 Fessenden St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,575,000

MLS#: DC10005254
6 Bed, 5 Bath
6399 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

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4928 30th St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,525,000

MLS#: DC9979153
4 Bed, 4½ Bath
3500 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential

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4518 30th St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,450,000

MLS#: DC10063114
5 Bed, 4½ Bath
3505 Sqft, 0.21 Acres
Residential

2809 Ellicott St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,375,000

MLS#: DC10049626
5 Bed, 3½ Bath
4320 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential

4930 30th St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,350,000

MLS#: DC10057584
4 Bed, 3½ Bath
3205 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC10017644

2809 Brandywine St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,174,995

MLS#: DC10017644
4 Bed, 3 Bath
3050 Sqft, 0.19 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC10024101

3409 Fessenden St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$995,000

MLS#: DC10024101
3 Bed, 3 Bath
2750 Sqft, 0.09 Acres
Residential

4701 Connecticut Ave Nw #500

WASHINGTON, DC
$649,000

MLS#: DC10026910
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1200 Sqft
Residential

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2939 Van Ness St Nw #1247

WASHINGTON, DC
$529,900

MLS#: DC10028291
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1250 Sqft
Residential

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4707 Connecticut Ave Nw #415

WASHINGTON, DC
$524,000

MLS#: DC9978837
2 Bed, 1 Bath
1533 Sqft
Residential

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2939 Van Ness St Nw #1007

WASHINGTON, DC
$499,900

MLS#: DC10046686
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1056 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC10000444

3001 Veazey Ter Nw #225

WASHINGTON, DC
$449,900

MLS#: DC10000444
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1348 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC10036028

3001 Veazey Ter Nw #1009

WASHINGTON, DC
$295,000

MLS#: DC10036028
1 Bed, 1 Bath
1003 Sqft
Residential

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3001 Veazey Ter Nw #603

WASHINGTON, DC
$289,000

MLS#: DC10034356
1 Bed, 1 Bath
1070 Sqft
Residential

Van Ness Neighborhood Information

Van Ness was an agrarian community initially, as well as the site of Civil War encampments. It didn’t become widely developed until the early 1900s on, with homes for sale built in a variety of styles over the decades, including all manner of Colonial design, plus Tudor, Victorian, Mediterranean, Cape Cod, Craftsman and some interesting Contemporary styles that are hidden away in parkland along the eastern side. Unfortunately, active listings tend to be scarce. In addition to Forest Hills, other surrounding neighborhoods include Tenleytown, McLean Gardens and Cleveland Park.

The Van Ness Real Estate Market at a Glance - Washington DC

There are also condos for sale in this upscale enclave, such as the large Van Ness complex that is set into two spacious parks—Rock Creek and Soapstone Valley. The development offers condos, cooperatives and rentals. There are also some condos in large, old converted apartment buildings along Connecticut Avenue at the neighborhood’s western border. 

When it comes to Van Ness real estate, homes and condos for sale start in the low six figures and climb up to well over a million dollars. Also worth noting is the presence of Howard University School of Law, the University of the District of Columbia, Van Ness Campus, and the Levine School of Music. Plus, embassies for the Netherlands and Czech Republic can be found here. 

Amenities & Where To Go in DC's Van Ness

Among local amenities is a Giant supermarket and some popular eateries, including Acacia Bistro & Wine Bar, Chalin’s, Tesoro and Pho 14. There’s also a Politics & Prose next door in Chevy Chase. And there’s even convenient mass transit at the Van Ness Metro Station. Now if only people would start listing more of those beautiful old homes for sale.

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Listing information last updated on September 25th, 2017 at 7:34am EDT.