Onsite with Matt Cheney EP27: Georgetown, Washington, DC 20007.

JFK & Jackie house tour:

  • Martin’s Tavern. Family owned and operated since 1933 and having served every president from Truman to Bush II. This Georgetown institution is home to the “Proposal Booth” were John proposed to Jackie.
  • 3260 N Street. JFK lived here from 1951-1953 while he was running for the US Senate and when met Jackie. He met Jackie at a dinner party just up the hill at a home on Q Street.
  • 3307 N Street. The Kennedys lived here from 1957-1961 during Jack’s 1960 presidential campaign and from which they went to his 1961 inauguration.

Market Data:

Now for some real estate, One Hundred Forty-Eight (148) homes and townhomes sold here this past year for an average sales price of $2,168,380 and with an average of thirty-eight (38) days on the market. 

The second highest of all those sales was for this 12,000 sf classic red-brick city-estate with seven (7) bedrooms, seven (7) full and one (1) half bath home on a 14,346 sf lot, which had been extensively renovated by Under Armour’s Kevin Plank who sold it for $17,250,000.   

Now for Condos and Co-Ops. There were eighty-six (86) units to trade this past year for an average sales price of $853K with an average of thirty-eight (38) days on the market. 

The highest condo sale for this past year for Georgetown was for a 4,000 sf, four (4) bed, four (4) full and one (1) bath unit, penthouse here in the ultra-private seven (7) unit 1055 High condo building. The flat sold for $1,250 psf at $5,100,000.