Market Leaders | Highest Sales Prices | May 2020

The top condominium sale in May also tied for the second-highest list price in the same month! Unit #PH2B at the Ritz-Carlton West End, located in the popular West End neighborhood, sold for 100% of asking at $3,250,000. The offer came in the first day on market, with a closing 17 days later. The three-bedroom, 2.5-bath penthouse has three levels of living space and a 3,146 square foot floorplan. The spacious residence with its dramatic tray ceilings and gleaming hardwood floors enjoys the third-highest price-per-square foot in May. Features include a wood-paneled library, a giant master suite with sitting room and fireplace, and multiple private outdoor spaces including a roof level terrace.

In second place is Unit #T12 at 2501 M in the West End. The super modern 1,827 square ft. flat with two bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a den, sold for $1,975,000. In addition being the second-highest sales price, the apartment also has the top price per square foot. A minimalist gourmet kitchen is recessed into the walls, while giant floor-to-ceiling windows and a balcony look out onto Rock Creek Park.

Third place goes to Unit #6A-W at the historic St. Nicholas in the Kalorama neighborhood. The multilevel penthouse sold for $1,725,000 after listing for $1,599,000. That makes it the third-highest sale and the highest sales-to-price ratio. The many features at this four-bedroom residence include a “tower room” and a 1,000 square foot rooftop terrace. In fourth place is Unit #301W at the Warehouses at Union Row in the U Street Corridor. The tri-level loft with three bedrooms and 2.5 baths was redesigned by Will McGovern and sold for $1,535,000. The industrial chic penthouse features exposed ductwork, brushed steel stairs, custom wall treatments, a spectacular kitchen, private balcony and a master bedroom suite with soaring 18-foot ceilings that open to the loft above.

Fifth place goes to Unit #46 at Dumbarton Place in Dupont Circle with a closing price of $1,470,000. The two-bedroom, 2.5-bath apartment has a bonus office space, a gourmet kitchen, giant floor-to-ceiling windows and a private balcony that looks out over Rock Creek Park. Those interested in the Dupont Circle neighborhood might also wish to visit Jeff Wilson’s new website, Live in Dupont. Closing out the list for May is Unit #441 at The Columbia in the West End, with a sales price of $1,200,000. The two-bedroom, two-bath residence has 1,405 square feet of living space, Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, tray ceilings and a lovely gourmet kitchen with white quartz counters, white Poggenpohl cabinetry, white brick backsplash and stainless steel appliances. One of the many perks of living at The Columbia is the on-site Trader Joe’s!

To see all the hottest building and category winners in May visit our DC Penthouse and Luxury Condo Marketing Activity Report. is the ultimate resource with the right properties, the right firm, and the right agents. If you’re thinking of a move, you owe it to yourself to start a conversation with Jeff Wilson. Make sure you have every advantage possible working in your favor.

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