Just north of Washington D.C., Takoma Park is a progressive small city offering the finest of suburban living. Nicknames for Takoma Park include "The Berkeley of the East," "Tree City, USA," and "Azalea City," for its abundance of green space, and high quality of life. Residents here have initiated a local nuclear free zone, a variety of historic groups, and an award winning recycling program. A thriving community, Takoma Park includes more than 700 businesses and non-profit organizations. The charming downtown area includes a variety of unique gift stores and local restaurants, and easy access to the local metro system.
Takoma Park homes include an eclectic mix of bungalows, colonials, and contemporaries, as well as a spattering of Victorians and some small condo buildings. Most local listings are for smallish lots (under 5000 sq ft) starting in the mid $500,000 range. While Takoma Park is not known for luxury homes, some local properties command over $1 million. View homes currently on the market below: