The Palisades

Fulton St. NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20016

Welcome to the Suburbs — Almost

The Palisades is a neighborhood on just a small sliver of land within Washington, DC. Bounded by the Potomac River and MacArthur Boulevard, it is as close to suburban living as you can get within district boundaries.

It offers the conveniences of grocery stores, banks, restaurants, and healthcare centers, though a majority of the community is filled with spacious homes.

What Future Residents Need to Know

Thinking of buying a home in The Palisades? Here's a quick overview of this neighborhood's best features, major thoroughfares, and local schools. If you want to learn more about The Palisades, call us. We're available to answer any of your questions. 

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The Palisades Top 5

Community Event: July 4th Parade & Picnic
Historic Site: Battery Kemble Park
Outdoor Adventure: Fletcher's Cove
Parks & Recreation: Palisades Spray Park
Restaurant: Blacksalt

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Commute Details

Capitol Hill: 9 miles
Ronald Reagan Airport: 9 miles

Closest Metro: Tenleytown-AU
Major Roads: 
MacArthur Blvd., Canal Rd.

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Local Schools

Public Schools: District of Columbia Public Schools
Higher Education: George Washington University

Homes are Spacious in The Palisades

Far from the busy streets and commercial districts at the heart of the district (though still within DC boundaries), The Palisades is the perfect blend of suburban tranquility and urban convenience. Larger single-family homes and townhouses are common in this neighborhood.

Want an insider's guide to what's selling in The Palisades? Get the details everyone's dying to know, including price/sq.ft. and home sale prices, with the DC Neighborhood Sold Report

Homes for Sale in The Palisades

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Easily Find Your New Home in The Palisades

This neighborhood is perfect for those looking for all the space of the suburbs with all the convenience of Washington, DC. And it's easier than ever to find your ideal home. We're here to help. If you have a favorite property that you want to view in person, give us a call and we can schedule a showing.

Listing information is provided by Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc. from a copyrighted compilation of listings from various brokers who participate in IDX. The compilation of listings and each individual listing are ©2017 Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The information provided is for consumers, personal, noncommercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. All properties are subject to prior sale or withdrawal. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate, and should be independently verified. Data last updated: 12/13/17 07:00 AM.