The community known as Southwest DC is bordered by the National Mall on the north, and South Capitol Street on the east. Though the smallest quadrant of the city, Southwest is comprised of 5 smaller neighborhoods known as the Southwest Employment District, the Southwest Waterfront, Buzzard Point, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling and Bellevue. In Ward 2 of DC, the Southwest Employment District lies between the National Mall and I-395 and is home to the Smithsonian, the National Air and Space Museum and the United States Botanical Gardens, among other points of interest. Also in Ward 2, the Southwest Waterfront is bounded by I-395 and Fort Lesley J. McNair. Also known as Near Southwest, the Southwest Waterfront is primarily a residential neighborhood. Buzzard Point is the former home of the U.S. Coast Guard and lies between Fort McNair and South Capitol Street. The neighborhood of Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling is south and east of the Anacostia River. In Ward 8, Bellevue is a neighborhood between South Capitol Street and the Anacostia and Potomac rivers.
Buy a home in Southwest DC and enjoy a plethora of amenities. Southwest is home to numerous marinas, the waterfront Fish Market, the Arena State, Kastles Stadium and several other points of interest. Real estate in Southwest tends to be affordable and diverse with condos, townhomes, attached and detached single family homes for sale.
Southwest is a great place to buy a home in DC with its central location, continued development and riverfront opportunities. Condos and Townhomes for sale in Southwest vary in size, price and amenities. You can find 1 bedroom, 1 bath home with around 600 square feet of living space for approximately $305,000-$450,000. You can find a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home with 2,000 square feet of living space for closer to $610,000 to $1 million.
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