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Real Estate Near Fort Trotten Green Line
Located at 550 Galloway Street NE in Washington, DC is the Fort Totten Metro Station. The station is a transfer point between the Red and Green Lines, and also offers off-peak Yellow Line service. Fort Totten is in the District’s Northeast quadrant, near the Maryland border.
This historic neighborhood is surrounded by DC neighborhoods like Brightwood to the north, 16th Street Heights to the west, Petworth to the southwest and Brookland to the southeast. The Maryland community of Hyattsville with its treasure trove of Craftsman homes for sale is to the east.
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Certainly not acclaimed as one of the District’s trendiest neighborhoods, Fort Totten is nonetheless immersed in a gradual revitalization trend. Homes and condos for sale start in the low six figures and climb to the high six figures. Buyers can also still find some bank-owned and short sale opportunities here.
Real estate properties for sale near the Fort Totten Green Line come in an array of styles and ages, including Victorian houses, 1940s and 1950s era row houses and duplexes, Colonial Revivals, Ramblers and various brick and/or clapboard cottages.
More recently, there has been some new residential development in the area, including upscale townhouses for sale.
Additional Information about the Area
The Fort Totten neighborhood is named for the Civil War-era Union fort of the same name. Today, the remnants and earthwork remain as part of a National Park attraction. Additionally, a large Gothic Revival mansion built in 1847 in the Petworth/Fort Totten later served as President Lincoln’s summer home. The Lincoln “Cottage” is still in existence on the grounds of the Soldiers’ Home.
Also nearby is the Armed Forces Retirement Home’s main Washington campus. From its rich history to its recent buzz as a place to seek out affordable DC real estate, Fort Totten is more than just a transition spot between the Red and Green Lines.
To learn more about homes for sale in the area, call District Partners at Compass, 202-798-3600.