Market Leaders | Highest Prices per Square Foot | December 2019

The highest price per square foot honors in December is also the fifth-highest sales price. Unit #508 at 2501 M in the West End has 2-bedrooms, 2.5 baths and 1,842 square feet of living space. The closing price of $2,135,000 translates to $1,159.07 per square foot for the modern flat with its white oak imported floors, sleek kitchen with panelized appliances, den, balcony and giant window walls. In second place is Unit #406 at VIO in the Southwest Waterfront neighborhood. The 2-bedroom, 2-bath flat is also the third-highest sales price at $1,469,000. The stylish 1,670 square foot layout translates to $1,146.79 per square foot for the super contemporary flat perched by the Washington Channel.

Third place goes to Unit #509 at 1745 N in Dupont Circle. The 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath residence is also the fourth-highest sale overall for December, and is located at a historic redevelopment of row houses combined with new construction. The full-priced closing of $2.4 million represents $1,048.49 per square foot for the 2,289 sq. ft. apartment. The fourth-highest price per square foot was also the sixth-highest sale. Unit #9F at 22 West in the West End neighborhood is a 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartment with floor-to-ceiling windows spanning the open living area, a glossy white-on-white kitchen with panelized appliances, hardwood floors and a private balcony. The sales price of $1,915,000 equals $1,037.94 per square foot for the 1,845 sq. ft. floorplan.

The fifth-highest per sq. ft. was also the sixth-highest overall sales price. Unit #1002 at Somerset House in Friendship Heights has a 3,399 square foot floorplan with 3-bedrooms, 3.5-baths, a library, formal dining room, marble foyer and tray ceilings. The $3,050,000 closing price equals $897.32 per square foot, as well as the second-highest overall sale in December. Our final entry is Unit #1112 at the Residences at Market Square in the Penn Quarter. The 1-bedroom, 1-bath apartment at the Neo-Classical complex has just 554 square feet of space but sold for a very solid $482,000, translating to $870.04 per square foot. The bright and sunny flat has an open space concept with light blonde floors and a space saving upscale kitchen. Bonus points go to the very spacious private terrace running the length of the unit.

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