About Southwest Waterfront, DC
Originally a shantytown of fishmongers in the 1800s, the Southwest Waterfront neighborhood of DC has since expanded into a lively and exciting component to the District. Known as one of the most historic areas in the city, Southwest Waterfront includes an eclectic variety of real estate options for incoming buyers seeking a life by the water.
View the latest Southwest Waterfront real estate listings below, or keep reading to learn more about the types of properties and lifestyle available in the Southwest Waterfront neighborhood of D.C.
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Southwest Waterfront, DC Real Estate
The Southwest Waterfront neighborhood of DC has seen incredible residential and commercial development in recent years, and isn’t expected to slow down any time soon. The initial redevelopment of the 1950s paved the way for an influx of beautiful condominiums, apartment buildings, and townhouses - each within walking distance of the National Mall and the Washington Nationals Stadium.
Many Southwest Waterfront homes for sale can be found at The Wharf, which is set to feature 3 new piers, luxury hotels, and numerous dining and entertainment venues. While Southwest Waterfront includes more budget-friendly real estate options in equal measure, the neighborhood's luxury properties are a sight to behold.
Southwest Waterfront real estate includes a selection of condo and apartment buildings, each within just a few blocks of Waterfront Metro Station and offering spectacular views of the Potomac River. Some of the nearby luxury condo and apartment building options include:
- 525 Water
- Harbor Square
- Tiber Island
- River Park
VIO Condominiums is a 12-story contemporary building, boasting only the best features of Southwest Waterfront real estate. Whether you’re seeking a studio, one, two, or three bedroom model - VIO’s lavish condos include sleek glass and steel architecture, and striking interior design work by Handel Architects and WDG Architects.
Most VIO units feature private balconies, open concept living, and European-inspired furnishings. Residents rave about the rooftop infinity edge saltwater pool, yoga studio, gym, and relaxing resident lounge.Southwest Waterfront real estate wouldn’t be complete without a boat slip; VIO residents and boat owners enjoy easy access to the Yacht Club Piazza, along with the area’s many other amenities.
Southwest Waterfront Community Highlights
The amenities at Southwest Waterfront offer a little something for everyone, plus walking distance to such famed sights as:
- The Smithsonian Air & Space Museum
- Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden
- U.S. Capitol
The thespian in your family will love visiting the Arena Stage, the second-largest theatre complex in Washington, DC. If golf is more your style, play a round at the East Potomac Golf Course. Regardless of your interests, be sure to visit the stunning Titanic Memorial that played a part in inspiring the Academy Award winning film.
Southwest Waterfront homes for sale are within a walkable distance to The Wharf: over 20 acres of land and 50 acres of water that spans the length of the shoreline from the Maine Avenue Fish Market to Fort McNair. Along with 3 hotels, The Wharf is home to plenty of shopping opportunities and restaurants owned by Michelin-starred chefs.
In typical DC style, you can depend on a wide range of recreational activities depending on the season. Warmer weather brings outdoor movies, yoga, and other workout classes to the Southwest Waterfront area, while winter yields colorfully lit boats and all kinds of holiday activities. Southwest Waterfront real estate allows residents to enjoy a lively and relaxing home life the whole year round.
Ready to see Southwest Waterfront real estate for yourself? Contact the SIG team today for detailed info and to schedule a viewing of these gorgeous properties!
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Listing information last updated on November 16th, 2019 at 7:45pm EST.