Market Leaders | Highest Prices Per Square Foot | December 2020

The highest price per square foot sale in December was also DC Metro’s top closing price for the month. Unit #4E at 1055 High in Georgetown has four bedrooms, 4.5 baths, an office with custom built-ins and a very spacious 4,081 sq. ft. layout. The penthouse sold for $5,100,000, representing $1,249.69 per square foot. This was the first closing at the high-end address since July 2015. The new owners will enjoy a wraparound wall of windows, a massive modern live, dine and cook space, and an extraordinary private roof deck with views of the Potomac River. There’s a tie for second place with a building that has been mentioned more than once in this month’s sales data. Units #4D and #6D at the stylish 22 West in the West End neighborhood each sold for $2,150,000 (fifth place in the highest sales price category). The two swanky flats also had identical sizes, with three bedrooms, three baths and 1,947 sq. ft. of interior space, hence a dead heat at $1,093.04 per square foot.

Third place goes to Unit #315 at Logan Station in the Logan Circle neighborhood. The luxurious penthouse with two bedrooms, a den and 2.5 baths has 1,600 sq. ft. of living space spread out over two stories. There are also private balconies at each level. The closing price of $1,125,000 translates to $992.06 per square foot. In fourth place is Unit #PH16 at the Residences at Market Square

in the Penn Quarter. The lovely apartment with two bedrooms, two bedrooms and a sweeping wraparound terrace has 1,383 sq. ft. of interior room and sold for $1,335,000, thus equaling $965.29 per square foot.

Next up is Unit #720/721 at the Watergate in Foggy Bottom. This Life at the Top property nabbed two honors; the third-highest sales price at $2,300,000 and fifth-highest price per square foot at $964.36 per square foot. The 2,385 square foot floorplan has been extensively remodeled, and come with three bedrooms, 3.5 baths and a beautiful curved terrace featuring stellar Potomac River views. Closing out the list is Unit #5C at Wardman Tower in Woodley Park. The second-highest sales price at $2,900,000 with its spacious 3,173 square foot layout equals $913.96 per sq. ft. From Austrian herringbone floors to beautiful marble baths, this impeccably renovate residence sits within one of DC’s most iconic addresses.

To see all the hottest building and category winners in December 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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