on Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 at 3:04pm.
Condos near the National Zoo in Washington D.C. have more amenities than just the free park with exotic animals. Condos near the National Zoo are also located near Rock Creek Park and the lively areas of the U Street corridor and Dupont Circle.
But the National Zoo alone is an ideal amenity to live near, especially for families with young children. It’s free and it’s touted as among the top zoos in the world. Condos near the National Zoo come in a range of prices and models.
Woodley Park is the neighborhood best suited for condos near the National Zoo. Here, condo listings include a $498,000, two-bedroom at 2801 Connecticut Avenue. At 864 square feet, this condo includes a wood-burning fireplace, hardwood floors and granite counters. It has ample storage and walk-in closets.
Nearby, a two-bedroom, 1,307-square-foot condo lists for $640,000. It includes a renovated full bath and a half-bath in glass tile as well as high ceilings and hardwood floors. Parking is an option.
But Woodley Park is not the only Washington D.C. community with condos near the National Zoo. Cleveland Park is also an ideal community to begin the search for condos near the National Zoo. This neighborhood is primarily residential with numerous historical residences and foreign embassies, but ample restaurants and shops are located here, too.
The red line stops in Cleveland Park, although the stop is a bit of a walk to the National Zoo.
Current listings in Cleveland Park include a $369,000, one-bedroom condo at 2725 Ordway Street, NW. This property is 773 square feet and has eight windows with wooded views. The flooring is parquet. Nearby, a 450-square-foot studio lists for $219,000, and a $305,000 one-bedroom, 650-square-foot condo at 3020 Porter Street. The latter property is a corner unit with oak floors and high ceilings as well as a custom built-in bar and bookcase.
For homeowners who want to property near this national treasure, both Woodley Park and Cleveland park offer a plethora of condos near the National Zoo.