Buying residential property

When buying a home in the District, there are a number of policies and regulations that guide what you are and aren't allowed to do with the property.

Taking the time to learn about a property in advance can help you purchase with confidence, knowing that you'll be able to alter or improve the property the way you'd like.

Here are the most frequently used resources for researching the background and requirements for any residential property in the District.

This information is intended as a general guideline. There are a number of other factors that could affect what you can do with your property. Be sure you check with us for exact requirements before you make any decisions.