Real Estate

These Are the 10 Most Expensive Neighborhoods to Buy a House in Washington

The median home sales price in McLean is over $1 million. Photo courtesy of MRIS.

2016’s highest median sales prices:

1) McLean

$1,020,000

2) Great Falls

$990,000

3) Chevy Chase DC

$960,000

4) North Arlington

$908,000

5) Bethesda (20816)

$900,500

6) Bethesda (20817)

$900,000

7) Georgetown

$875,000

8) Chevy Chase

$865,000

9) Cathedral Heights

$850,000

10) Potomac

$847,125

*Source: MarketStats by ShowingTime

This article appears in the April 2017 issue of Washingtonian.

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Marisa M. Kashino joined Washingtonian in 2009 as a staff writer, and became a senior editor in 2014. She oversees the magazine’s real estate and home design coverage, and writes long-form feature stories. She was a 2020 Livingston Award finalist for her two-part investigation into a possible wrongful conviction stemming from a murder in rural Virginia.