Takoma Homes For Sale in Washington DC
Takoma is a neighborhood located at the northernmost reaches of Washington, DC, sharing its origin with Takoma Park on the other side of the Maryland border. The two neighborhoods date back to the late 1800's and their initial development as a Victorian resort village. The early influences still are evident with homes that display different aspects of Victorian architecture, including bungalows, gingerbread houses with latticework ornamentation, and larger Queen Anne homes. There a number of other styles present as well, including Colonials. Cape Cod, Bungalows and Craftsman cottages. To learn more about Takoma homes for sale and Takoma Park Homes For Sale in Washington DC, see below:
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Known primarily for its detached single-family homes, Takoma is a quiet residential historic neighborhood with a history of conservationism, green values and community spirit. The charming homes, parks and tree-lined streets hold a strong appeal for young families and those desiring a small town atmosphere inside the district. Homes for sale begin around $380,000 and are experiencing a steady rise in value. With the Washington metro real estate market continuing to rebound, Takoma and adjoining Takoma Park may be heading from a buyers to a sellers market. Properties for sale aren't exclusively single family homes as condos make up about a fourth of the market. Surprisingly, there are also some foreclosures and short sales available for those who wish to roll up their sleeves.
Nearly three quarters of Takoma's residents are married, and 26 percent of all households include kids. The median age skews a bit older than the rest of the district at 45. Household incomes are approaching the six figure mark which is largely a result of two-income families. This is a neighborhood that has resisted over-commercialization but favors community betterment initiatives, including support for small businesses. Schools in the area include Takoma Elementary School and Coolidge High School. The Takoma Park Neighborhood Library was the first neighborhood library in the District of Columbia and is part of the Carnegie network of libraries. Commuters are served by the Takoma Metro R line.
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Listing information last updated on October 20th, 2018 at 10:32am EDT.