10 most expensive houses sold in DC area in 2016

10. 13331 Signal Tree Lane, Potomac Maryland
10. $5,450,000 13331 Signal Tree Lane
Potomac, Maryland This contemporary house, built in 1985, has seven bedrooms, nine full baths and three half-baths. It was sold in August. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
9. $5,700,000
3035 Chain Bridge Road Northwest, Washington, D.C.
9. $5,700,000 3035 Chain Bridge Road NW
Washington, D.C. This 1940 villa has seven bedrooms, eight full bathrooms and a half-bath. It was sold in October. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
8. 4 Thompson Circle, Northwest
Washington, D.C.

(Courtesy MRIS)
8. $5,800,000 4 Thompson Circle, NW
Washington, D.C. This 1929 manor has six bedrooms, seven full bathrooms and a half-bath. It was sold in January. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
7. 1688 31st Street Northwest
Washington, D.C.
(Courtesy MRIS)
7. $6,000,000 1688 31st St. NW
Washington, D.C. This 1900 traditional house has seven bedrooms, four full bathrooms and a half-bath. It was sold in April. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
The number of pricey residential real estate listings on the market in the Washington metropolitan area continues to grow, with 12.09 percent of all listings in December priced at $1 million or more. (Courtesy MRIS)
6. $6,300,000 2823 N St. NW
Washington, D.C. This semi-detached house in Georgetown, built in 1850, has six bathrooms, six full bathrooms and two half-baths. It was sold in June. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
5. $6,500,000 7118 Glenbrook Road
Bethesda, Maryland This contemporary house in Edgemoor, built in 2009, has eight bedrooms, four full bathrooms and two half-baths. It was sold in August. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
4. 2401 Kalorama Rd. Northwest, Washington, D.C. (Courtesy MRIS)
4. $7,100,000 2401 Kalorama Road NW
Washington, D.C. This 1754 Colonial in Georgetown has six bedrooms, seven full bathrooms and two half-baths. It was sold in August. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
3. 1202 Ballantrae Lane, McLean Virginia
(Courtesy MRIS)
3. $7,150,000 1202 Ballantrae Lane
McLean, Virginia This 2015 Colonial-style house has six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and five half-baths. It was sold in February. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
2. 3134 Ellicott St. Northwest
Washington, D.C.
(Courtesy MRIS)
2. $9,100,000 3134 Ellicott St. NW
Washington, D.C. This 1925 Tudor house in the Forest Hills section has six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and two half-baths. It was sold in May. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
1. 3055 Whitehaven St. Northwest
Washington, D.C. (Courtesy MRIS)
1. $10,400,000 3055 Whitehaven St. NW
Washington, D.C. This 1930 Georgian in the Observatory Circle area has seven bedrooms, six bathrooms and two half-baths. It was sold in September. (Courtesy MRIS) (Courtesy MRIS)
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10. 13331 Signal Tree Lane, Potomac Maryland
9. $5,700,000
3035 Chain Bridge Road Northwest, Washington, D.C.
8. 4 Thompson Circle, Northwest
Washington, D.C.

(Courtesy MRIS)
7. 1688 31st Street Northwest
Washington, D.C.
(Courtesy MRIS)
The number of pricey residential real estate listings on the market in the Washington metropolitan area continues to grow, with 12.09 percent of all listings in December priced at $1 million or more. (Courtesy MRIS)
4. 2401 Kalorama Rd. Northwest, Washington, D.C. (Courtesy MRIS)
3. 1202 Ballantrae Lane, McLean Virginia
(Courtesy MRIS)
2. 3134 Ellicott St. Northwest
Washington, D.C.
(Courtesy MRIS)
1. 3055 Whitehaven St. Northwest
Washington, D.C. (Courtesy MRIS)

WASHINGTON — There was no record set for the most expensive residential sale in 2016, and only one of the 10 most expensive sales topped eight figures.

The highest price paid for a residential property sold in the D.C. region in 2016 was $10.4 million, for a Georgian-style house at 3055 Whitehaven St. NW. The seven-bedroom home, built in 1930, was originally listed for $14.7 million, a 29 percent discount.

Seven of the 10 most expensive residential sales in 2016 were in the District.

Click through the gallery to see pictures of the 10 most expensive 2016 D.C.-area sales, courtesy of MRIS.


Most expensive home sales since June 2016 (by month)

Note: Data for December is not yet available.

 

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