Real estate is always considered a worthy investment for those who can afford it. For those who want to expand their portfolio or who want to hit a gold mine in investment, luxury real estate is one thing to consider. More than just the staggering price tag of over a million dollars per property, luxury real estate also offers the grand features that make it worth every penny, like the location, the views, or the “trophy address” – like Georgetown or Northwest Washington in Washington DC. These properties also offer top of the line security and privacy among the neighborhood, but also the finest details inside the home – opulent decorations, custom design and architecture, and high-quality amenities, like an infinity pool, or an expansive garage for all their vehicles. A quick DC real property search shows below the 5 most expensive real estate listings in the area. Read on and you might find something that will tickle your fancy and take out your cold, hard cash for the hefty down payment on the property.

Foxhall Road – Located in 2507 Foxhall Road, Northwest Washington, Washington DC in the Berkeley subdivision, this estate has a tag price of $16,999,900. This 14,000 sq ft gated property has been featured in DC Design House Feature 2013. Bask in the space of a 5-level (with elevators to all levels) home with 8 bedrooms, 8 full baths, and 6 half-baths, with 3 working kitchens – one of which is restaurant-grade. The estate also has 4 fireplaces, 2 laundry rooms, wine cellar, sauna, media room, and pool. The parking has enough space for 10 vehicles. The property was built in 2012 by the award-winning GMT Architects and is ready for move-in. R Street – Located in the heart of Georgetown, this estate was built in 1941 and priced at $14,750,000. The 12,000 sq ft property boasts of 5 bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms on a four-level home, with the largest master suite in Georgetown. All rooms and spaces are carefully planned out to reflect sunlight and are perfect for luxury living and entertaining the Georgetown way.

Fessenden Street – Newly built-in 2019, the Palazzo Della Felicita is inspired by the mansions of the renaissance in Northwest Washington with its 17,000 sq ft expanse in Forest Hills. Boasting of 11 bedrooms and 12 full baths with 5 half-baths, the estate is perfect for both luxury living and stylish entertaining with its wine cellar, gym, sauna and spa with massage rooms, and a heated pool. It is every bit the modern home with the home theatre, game room, and the state-of-the-art-security indoor garage that can easily house 11 vehicles.

45th Street – Built-in 1927, this 15,000 sq ft estate has been called “home” by many notable personalities and has undergone various renovations in its lifetime, but is still every inch a charming residence that offers exceptional privacy. Priced at $13,500,000, there are 8 bedrooms and a total of 13 bathrooms, with the old-style butler’s pantry and eat-in kitchen. Be charmed with the old-world feel of the mansion. Chain Bridge Road – The most recent modern masterpiece of David Jameson this 2020, the 3131 CBR is every inch the elegant estate that it is with the 12,200 sq ft expanse that boasts of custom finishes and fixtures. The six bedrooms and six full bathrooms with two half bathrooms provide a comfortable space with enough privacy for guests and residents alike.

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