Columbia Heights

Located One Block West of Howard University

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What's Not Close to Columbia Heights?

Columbia Heights has it all. There's a Best Buy, a Bed Bath & Beyond, and DC's first (and currently only) Target in the shopping center across from the metro station. Cocktail bars and ethnic restaurants fill the neighborhood. Colorful rowhouses with front stoops and shade trees line the streets branching off from 14th Street, the community's central boulevard. Sidewalks, buses, and bikes are everywhere.

Among the many hotspots in Columbia Heights are casual eateries like Creme Restaurant & Bar, upscale cocktail lounges like The Good Silver, historic sites like the Mexican Cultural Institute, and local attractions like the Euclid Street Community Garden. Looking for adventure? This DC neighborhood isn't far from the Smithsonian National Zoo, the energetic Adams Morgan neighborhood, and Downtown Washington.

If you're searching for luxury homes in Columbia Heights, we have you covered.

Homes for Sale in Columbia Heights

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Peruse the Compass Collections

Our brokerage, Compass, offers a variety of luxury properties available in DC neighborhoods like Columbia Heights. Visit the Compass website below to browse these showcase properties.

What's Your Home Worth?

How much has your investment grown? Tell us about your Columbia Heights property and we'll tell you how much it's worth.

From Historic Houses to Contemporary Condos

Columbia Heights features an abundance of rowhouses and condominiums, built anywhere between the early 1900s and today. Brand new condos projects, such as Heights on Tenth and The Jet, offer modern amenities and features that are on many buyers' wish lists.

As experienced REALTORS® and DC residents, we are uniquely qualified to help you sell your home in Columbia Heights. Want an insider's guide to what's selling in this neighborhood? Contact us and we'll provide you with a detailed report of current neighborhood market activity, including price/sq.ft. and home sale prices.

Discover What the Locals Know

Considering living in Columbia Heights? Discover the neighborhood's best-kept secrets, local schools, and more. Have a question about the Columbia Heights lifestyle? We're always available to share our wealth of knowledge. Contact us today.

The Best of Columbia Heights

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Best Bar: The Wonderland Ballroom
Best Community Event: Columbia Heights Day Festival
Best Cultural Experience: GALA Hispanic Theatre
Best Outdoor Adventure: Meridian Hill Park
Best Restaurant: The Heights Taproom


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Public Schools: District of Columbia Public Schools
Private Schools: St. Augustine Catholic School (PreK-8), Sacred Heart School (K-8), The Preparatory School of DC (PreK-11)
Higher Education:  Howard University

For more information about schools in Columbia Heights, visit the GreatSchools website or find schools using the map below.

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