Sitting right on the border of Washington D.C. and Maryland, Friendship Heights offers a part of the city that has both an urban and suburban advantages. Friendship Heights boasts different housing options and architectural styles, a walkable neighborhood, easy Metro access thanks to the Red Line and lots of upscale shopping for residents. Friendship Heights is bounded by River Road to the southwest, Willard Avenue and Western Avenue to the north, 41st Street and Reno Road to the east and Chesapeake Street to the South and River Road to the southwest. The neighborhood is a mix of new and long-time residents who love the D.C. city life and the advantages of suburban shopping and activities.
Quality of Life:
Residents can choose from a mix of condos, townhomes, row houses and single-family homes as well as apartment buildings and high rise developments. There is definitely a quiet suburban feel to some streets in Friendship Heights. Condos are found closer to the Red Line for people who appreciate a more urban downtown lifestyle. Friendship Heights appeals to young families who want to stay in the District and offers something for everyone. Friendship Heights is famous for its fun shopping locations! Shoppers can choose from malls to small boutiques and enjoy restaurants, too.
It’s easy getting around Friendship Heights thanks to the Friendship Heights Red Line Metro Station. Residents appreciate the ease of walking to nearby stores, entertainment, and restaurants, too. From young families that don’t want to move out of the District, to singles and retired couples, Friendship Heights has a lot of everything to offer!