Spring Valley

Welcome to Spring Valley

Want to live among the legacies of political moguls—George H.W. Bush, Lyndon Johnson, and Richard Nixon—just to name a few? All these prominent figures and many more resided in Spring Valley, an upscale neighborhood in Northwest DC. This community has long boasted an impressive collection of luxury properties, many of which are valued at well over $1 million—and for good reason. Vast single-family homes situated upon spacious green lots adorn the neighborhood streets of Spring Valley. And with its prime location close to the college-town amenities of American University, Spring Valley undoubtedly tops DC's list of best places to live. 

Thinking of making a move to Spring Valley? Come explore the area with Fleisher-Arrowood.

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Selling Your Spring Valley Home?

Selling a home in the DC Metro area requires the skill of an expert real estate team. Here at Fleisher-Arrowood, we excel at getting our sellers the best possible price for their home in no time at all. Get in touch with us to learn more about our unmatched marketing prowess and decades of combined experience. We can even give you an estimate of your home's current market value!

Live, Work, and Play in Spring Valley

Opulent homes

Construction began on homes in Spring Valley neighborhood back in 1929, which contributes to the community's nostalgic historic vibe. Here, the sumptuous properties make a statement all the way from the street—and when you walk through their front doors, you'll instantly be sold. Fully appointed master suites, gourmet kitchens, and immaculately maintained lawns are the mainstay of Spring Valley homes. And having held a status of prestige for decades now, Spring Valley still lives up to its reputation as one of DC's most coveted communities today. 

Supreme dining

Don't worry about going into the craze of Washington DC to visit the area's top destinations—Spring Valley has tons to explore itself. For a quick pick-up meal, you can grab the best barbecue in the area at Pitmasters Back Alley BBQ. Craving something straight from the sea? Millie's menu features Nantucket-style seafood specials, plus a variety of New England classics. And if you're searching for a five-star dining spot, DeCarlo's Restaurant is the perfect place for an Italian dinner for two. 

Quality education 

Even if you don't have children, you'll still benefit from buying a home near Spring Valley's exceptional public and private schools—living in highly rated school districts can help boost property values over time. Spring Valley's younger residents are zoned for District of Columbia Public Schools, a reputable district with an enrollment of nearly 50,000 students. Spring Valley envelops the majority of American University's campus, which has educated countless successful figures, including Judge Judy Sheindlin and Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser. 

Green spaces 

Rarely found among Washington DC suburbs, green spaces are tucked throughout the Spring Valley neighborhood. Dalecarlia Reservoir Grounds is a popular place to explore among community residents, partially due to its hidden pond and extensive hiking area. Nearby Little Falls Stream Valley Park is a prime location for long scenic strolls and sunny day picnics. And if you want to immerse yourself in the community's college-town spirit, then you could always check out American University's prestigious campus. 

Wondering What's Around?

Our Favorite Local Picks

Spring Valley Shopping Center

Spring Valley's namesake shopping center houses everything from the neighborhood market to the closest dry cleaners. 

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Wagshal's Delicatessen

Referred to as the President's deli, this local eatery is rumored to have had several former presidents as loyal customers. 

Visit Wagshal's »

Bender Arena

This 4,500-seat venue hosts American University sporting events, in addition to many of the community's concerts. 

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American University

Not just notable for its all-star academics, American University hosts a variety of art exhibits and performances, too!

Events and Programs »

Discover Your Home in Spring Valley

If you're eager to find your new home in Spring Valley or another Metro DC community, Fleisher-Arrowood is here to assist you. We have what it takes to help you navigate every step of the buying process, and you can always reach out to us with any questions.

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