At 235k, this is the best time of year to buy as inventory is a little high right now. In you price range, you will most likely be looking for a small 1br in a boutique building. Lower Petworth/Columbia Heights great, as its colse to the metro, and they have dog parks too. You may want to consider Brookland and Eckington neighborhoods as well!
Hope this is helpful, and email me for details to a listing I have coming up in Columbia Heights that is in your price range!
Hillary Nash McAuley
Nash Holdings Co.
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