Market Leaders | Highest Prices Per Square Foot | August 2022

At the top of the highest price per square foot category in August is Unit #5C at the highly popular 3303 Water Street in Georgetown. The two-bedroom, two-bath residence with 1,395 square feet of airy living space, sold for $1,820,000, or $1,305.60 per square foot. The condo with its bonus den was also the sixth highest overall sale for the month. Next up is Unit #720/721 at Washington, DC’s iconic Watergate complex in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. The coop residence was completely remodeled, merging the best of modern and mid-century modern concepts. The apartment features two bedrooms, 2.5 baths, an incredible marble gourmet kitchen, a wet bar and fireplace in the living area, 2,459 square feet of living space, and an extended curved balcony with views of the Potomac River as well as the swimming pool below. It was the third highest overall sale at $3,000,000, and the second highest price per sq. ft. at $1,220.01.

Third place in the size category at $1,168.61 as well as the top overall sale at $3,500,000 goes to Unit #7G at 22 West in the West End community. The three-bedroom, 3.5-bath apartment has a sunny 2,995 square foot floorplan, as well as an updated library/office and a private balcony. Unit #PH108 at Westlight in the West End captures fourth place, with its $735,000 sale equaling $1,153.85 per square foot. This unique one-bedroom penthouse with one bath and 637 sq. ft. of space is a white-on-white modern oasis in the sky, with a panelized kitchen that fits seamlessly into a corner, and giant windows overlooking the city.

Fifth place in the size category as well as fourth place in the highest overall sales, goes to Unit #707 at Muse in Old Town Alexandria’s arts corridor. The two-bedroom, 2.5-bath condo with a bonus den and 1,960 square feet of living space, sold for $2,243,000 ($1,144.39 pre sq. ft.). A large wraparound private terrace adds even more space. Our final entry is another double honoree. Unit #PH18 at VIO at the new Wharf development in DC’s Southwest Waterfront, sold for $1,930,000, taking fifth place in the top sales and sixth in the price per square foot at $1,052.34. The two-level penthouse has three bedrooms, 2.5 baths, an upstairs entertainment room, a 300 square foot terrace with landscaping, and 1,834 square feet of interior living space.

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