Real Estate Fresh Finds: May 20

Real Estate Fresh Finds is a weekly selection of newly-listed properties in the District, brought to you by Real Living At Home.

Featured Property of the Week: 517 13th Street NE

“Feel instantly at home in this warm, inviting, light-filled corner property. It is situated in the heart of D.C.’s historic Emerald Street neighborhood and close to Lincoln Park and H Street NE. This spacious 3,000 SF home offers 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bath over 3 floors. It draws you in from the grand double door front entrance to its light filled main floor with living and dining rooms, half-bath, chef’s kitchen connected to a side patio for outdoor dining and access to a fully finished basement apartment.”

“Completely renovated and truly a labor of love, all construction and design details were thoughtfully executed to provide a worry free, low maintenance home. Renovated by the current owners, with all new mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems, oak hardwood floors throughout and a chef’s kitchen with a 9.5 ft island perfect for entertaining. More details unfold throughout the house, from exposed brick walls, solid wood interior doors, handpicked marble and porcelain tiles, oversized showers and extensive built in storage throughout.”

“Upstairs you will find three spacious and light filled bedrooms and two bathrooms. Basement is configured as a one-bedroom apartment with full bath, kitchen and full size washer/dryer, its own heating and AC and connecting stairs to upper levels with a fireproof door. As-is, the unit can be used for great flex space for both AirBnB and personal use.”

Other Notable Fresh Listings:

  •  The Most Expensive Home of the Week is a massive 6 BR/5 FB/2 HB with 4 stories spread across nearly 5k square feet and features fireplaces, luxury finishes, wine cellar and more!
  • Gorgeous Chevy Chase 5 BR/3.5 BA detached home with hardwood floors throughout the 3 finished levels, 2 fireplaces, a large master suite and a rear fenced-in backyard with a deck and access to off-street parking.
  • 3 BR 2-story Petworth interior row home boasts an open floor plan with hardwood floors, large closets and tons of natural light.
  • Your REO/Bank-Owned Property of the Week is a “beautifully renovated [3 BR/2 BA] twin home in Congress Heights” with “an updated kitchen with hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and kitchen island and tile backsplash.”

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