Current report filing

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v3.21.2
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Jul. 26, 2021
Apr. 28, 2021
Cover [Abstract]    
Document Type 8-K  
Document Period End Date Jul. 26, 2021  
Entity Registrant Name WASHINGTON REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST  
Entity Central Index Key   0000104894
Amendment Flag   false
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code MD  
Entity File Number 001-06622  
Entity Tax Identification Number 53-0261100  
Entity Address, Address Line One 1775 EYE STREET, NW  
Entity Address, Address Line Two SUITE 1000  
Entity Address, City or Town WASHINGTON  
Entity Address, State or Province DC  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 20006  
City Area Code 202  
Local Phone Number 774-3200  
Written Communications false  
Soliciting Material false  
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false  
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false  
Title of 12(b) Security   Shares of Beneficial Interest
Trading Symbol   WRE
Security Exchange Name   NYSE
Entity Emerging Growth Company false