Takoma

Takoma Real Estate Listings
6705 6th St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,680 SqFt

6705 6th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,039,500 ↓ $10,450
814 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,350 SqFt

814 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$989,900
902 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,101 SqFt

902 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON

$950,000 ↓ $25,000
812 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,850 SqFt

812 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$890,000
7409 9th St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,802 SqFt

7409 9th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$778,888 ↓ $20,112
7229 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,372 SqFt

7229 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$754,900
New
911 Elder St Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,372 SqFt

911 Elder St Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$749,000
811 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,743 SqFt

811 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$725,000
7205 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,825 SqFt

7205 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$699,900
802 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,220 SqFt

802 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$699,900
6621 Piney Branch Rd Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,500 SqFt

6621 Piney Branch Rd Nw, WASHINGTON

$695,000 ↓ $120,000
904 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,850 SqFt

904 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON

$689,000 ↓ $30,000

Real Estate Statistics
Don’t confuse Takoma with its Maryland neighbor, Takoma Park. This quaint, charming neighborhood on the edge of northwest DC stands out for its bungalow-lined streets, its bustling main thoroughfare on Carrol Avenue, and its proximity to downtown Silver Spring. Offering trendy boutiques, fine dining, recreation centers, green spaces, and Metro access, Takoma is a popular place to plant your roots.
Property Types (active listings)
Average Price: $663,422
Total Listings: 31
Avg. Days On Market: 41
Avg. Price/SQFT: $406
Highest Price: $1,039,500
Lowest Price: $389,000
Avg. Property Age: 67 YEARS
Basic Statistics (active listings)

Takoma Homes For Sale

6705 6th St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,680 SqFt

6705 6th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,039,500 ↓ $10,450
814 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,350 SqFt

814 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$989,900
902 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,101 SqFt

902 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON

$950,000 ↓ $25,000
812 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,850 SqFt

812 Fern Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$890,000
7409 9th St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,802 SqFt

7409 9th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$778,888 ↓ $20,112
7229 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,372 SqFt

7229 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$754,900
New
911 Elder St Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,372 SqFt

911 Elder St Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$749,000
811 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,743 SqFt

811 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$725,000
802 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,220 SqFt

802 Quintana Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$699,900
7205 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,825 SqFt

7205 Georgia Ave Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$699,900
6621 Piney Branch Rd Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,500 SqFt

6621 Piney Branch Rd Nw, WASHINGTON

$695,000 ↓ $120,000
719 Tuckerman St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,550 SqFt

719 Tuckerman St Nw, WASHINGTON

$689,000
904 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,850 SqFt

904 Rittenhouse St Nw, WASHINGTON

$689,000 ↓ $30,000
6413 3rd St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,980 SqFt

6413 3rd St Nw, WASHINGTON

$688,000 ↓ $10,500
6408 7th St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,046 SqFt

6408 7th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$679,000 ↓ $20,000
New
6213 5th St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,806 SqFt

6213 5th St Nw, WASHINGTON

$675,000
823 Tewkesbury Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,374 SqFt

823 Tewkesbury Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$674,500
728 Underwood St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 1,604 SqFt

728 Underwood St Nw, WASHINGTON

$634,900 ↓ $14,100

 

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Takoma Homes

Takoma rests along the northern edge of the District of Columbia. The neighborhood’s rough borders are Georgia Avenue to the west, Van Buren Street to the south, and Eastern Avenue to the east.

Housing stock in Takoma are comprised primarily of colorful bungalows and ramblers that line streets with charming names like Butternut, Aspen, and Dahlia. As you would expect, many Takoma properties feature manicured lawns, cultivated gardens, and sidewalks perfect for evening strolls.

Many Takoma homes come with driveways, but street parking (for yourself or for visitors) is relatively plentiful throughout most of the neighborhood.

Takoma is also home to several classic, garden-style condominium buildings. These include Watkins Condominiums on Cedar Street, Butternut Court Condominiums on Butternut Street, and The Tulip Condominium on Tulip Avenue.

Old Theatre Building - Takoma - Washington, DC

 

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Takoma's History

LOCATED NEAR HEAVEN

Takoma’s roots go back to 1883, when it was one of the commuter suburbs sprouting around the borders of the District. The name comes from “takoma” (or “tacoma”), a Native American word meaning “located near heaven.”

At first, the neighborhood was seen as a safe haven from the swampy sicknesses of downtown DC. One of its most famous early residents was the Seventh-day Adventist Church, which used Takoma as the site of its world headquarters until the 1980s.

Originally, the area of Takoma stretched across the DC border into Maryland. In 1890, the Maryland portion of the neighborhood was incorporated into the state as Takoma Park. Parts of the neighborhood (on both the Maryland and DC sides) are designated as official U.S. historic districts.

Signs of Takoma’s history (aside from its rich crop of historic houses) can still be found along the neighborhood’s main streets. One of the most iconic is the old Takoma Theatre at 4th Street NW, which dates back to the 1920s.

Deer in yard - Takoma - Washington, DC

Takoma Shops - Washington, DC

SMALL-TOWN VIBES

Today, there’s an undeniable small-town vibe in Takoma. Shops and boutiques commingle with restaurants and bars and the neighborhood’s own dedicated Metro station.

Neighborhood favorites include Horace & Dickie’s (for seafood) and Republic (for craft cocktails). The Takoma Park Farmers Market continues to be a popular attraction for residents in and around the neighborhood.

Both a neighborhood association and a business association are dedicated to ensuring the future of Takoma for neighbors who’ve just arrived or for those who’ve been in the area for decades. It’s a community that embraces history, that embraces change, and that’s committed to continuing to make Takoma the District’s own little slice of heaven—or “near heaven.”

 

Live and Love DC

Things to Do in Takoma

Move

Hop on the Red Line or a Metrobus at the convenient Takoma Metro station. Zip up to Silver Spring on Blair Road and Georgia Avenue. Pick up a bike at a nearby Capital Bikeshare station and go for a pleasant ride.

Metro Stop - Takoma - Washington, DC

Dine

Sample delicious homemade soups at local institution Soupergirl. Treat yourself to a coffee or cocktail at Takoma Beverage Company or Republic. Tuck in to a great dinner at always-popular Mark’s Kitchen.

Republic Restaurant - Takoma - Washington, DC

Live

Swim, play ball, or let the kids romp on the playground at Takoma Community Center, Takoma Urban Park, and Lamond Recreation Center. Take advantage of several public charter schools and the Takoma Park Neighborhood Library.

Takoma Community & Aquatic Center - Washington, DC

Shop

Pick up fruits, vegetables, meats, baked goods and more at the lively Takoma Park Farmers Market on Sundays. Shop cute gifts and antiques at local boutiques including Tabletop, Magic Carpet, Amano, and The Covered Market.

The Covered Market - Takoma - Washington, DC

 

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Listing information last updated on September 15th, 2019 at 11:45am CDT.