Petworth Fixer-Uppers

Posted by Nate Ward on Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 12:40pm.

Buying a fixer-upper in Washington, DC is a great way to save money and have renovations done yourself, the way you want them done. When flippers purchase a home and renovate it, they are often profiting $200,000-$300,000 when they sell the property in the current DC real estate economy. Cutting out the middle man could lead to a great amount of savings for a home buyer. One neighborhood in the District that offers a number of fixer-uppers is Petworth. More and more of these properties are being snatched up by developers and renovated for a large profit. Petworth is a neighborhood on the rise in the last few years, and it offers bargains compared to nearby neighborhoods Columbia Heights, U Street Corridor, and Shaw. Much of the real estate in this area consists of brick row homes that are nearly a century old. There are several dining options in the area, including Chez Billy, Domku, and the Petworth Citizen. Qualia Coffee offers one of the best cups in DC. For your own food shopping, there is a Yes! Organic Market and a Safeway in the neighborhood that are quite popular, and the Petworth Farmers Market runs on Saturdays from May to October. For recreational purposes, Rock Creek Park is located to the west of Petworth and Piney Branch Park to the southwest. For public transportation, the Georgia Avenue-Petworth Metro station is at the southern end of the neighborhood and the Fort Totten stop is at the northern end. The Capital Park Realty office is located in Petworth and we consider that neighborhood to be one of our specialty areas in the District. If a fixer-upper row in Petworth interests you, check out the map below and let us know how we can help you.

Residential, Residential Lease in Polygon

215 Properties Found. Page 1 of 18.
Photo of Listing #DCDC2068614

3925 Georgia Ave Nw, WASHINGTON

$4,100,000 - 7 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,600 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2068614

Photo of Listing #DCDC2073962

429 Quincy St Nw, WASHINGTON

$2,995,000 - 3 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,560 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2073962

Photo of Listing #DCDC2058928

4402 Georgia Ave Nw, WASHINGTON

$2,300,000 - 2,475 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2058928

Photo of Listing #DCDC2075594

4829 Kansas Ave Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,599,900 - 6 Beds, 6 Baths, 3,200 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2075594

Photo of Listing #DCDC2061146

1209 Emerson St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,575,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,687 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2061146

Photo of Listing #DCDC2068804

731 Kennedy St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,500,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,113 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2068804

Photo of Listing #DCDC2049328

461 Delafield Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,500,000 - 6 Beds, 6 Baths, 2,549 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2049328

Photo of Listing #DCDC2070720

818 Randolph St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,449,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,200 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2070720

Photo of Listing #DCDC2072212

4824 Kansas Ave Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,409,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,715 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2072212

Photo of Listing #DCDC2074086

4013 5th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,350,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,480 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2074086

Photo of Listing #DCDC2074292

502 Randolph St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,350,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,418 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2074292

Photo of Listing #DCDC2073830

4729 Nw 13th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,325,000 - 5 Beds, 5 Baths, 2,784 Sf

MLS® # DCDC2073830

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