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Sold in 33 Days and 1 Day in Mount Pleasant – 1815 Lamont St NW #1 & #2
This property had been a large house with three levels of living space above grade and an unfinished basement. You can see the condition from when
it was tenant occupied and transferred in 2014 for $896,000. here. As have many residentially zoned rowhomes throughout DC in recent years, it was converted to two substantially sized duplex condo units. The original Good Deal or Not (GDoN) post drew over 100 comments, many debating the value of a condo conversion versus a house. listing reported that, at that time, the home “needs significant updating”.

Mount Pleasant has been and is a very competitive market for buyers shopping for single family houses. To date, since the beginning of 2016, 43 fee simple houses have transferred ownership. Not surprisingly, with extremely limited available inventory, these places move fast with median days on market at one week. Basically, that’s enough time for it to be listed, shown and held open over the weekend, then a few days for pre-inspections and agents to get offers together, and finally, offer review. On average, homes are selling for nearly 2 percent over asking and average settled price this year in Mount Pleasant for houses is $1,051,810.

Although there have previously been seven figure condo sales in the legal subdivision of Mount Pleasant, these tend to be in the neighborhood that most consider Adams Morgan, south of Columbia Road. This is the first seven figure condo sale in the neighborhood bounded by Rock Creek Park to the west and north, Harvard Street to the south, and 16th Street to the east. The next highest condo sale in the immediate neighborhood in 2016, which was also a converted rowhome, with a total of 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, settled at a net of $740,000. in late July. The listing agents for this sale were Daryl Judy and Kimberly Casey with Washington Fine Properties.

These are the highest condo sales in Mt. Pleasant EVER – and they were the only condos to sell over $799,000 in Mt. Pleasant EVER (#1 closed for $1,125,000 & #2 closed for $1,300,000)
• The average sale price of 2-3 bedroom condos sold in Mt. Pleasant (ever) is $624,685
• The average sale price of single family homes in last year (8/12/15+) was $993,724
• The average sale price of single family homes this year (1/1/16+) was $1,007,270

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Kingman Place House
Adam Unger and James Nozar were knowledgeable about contemporary design and well equipped to take on the total renovation of a tired row house in the historic Logan Circle neighborhood. Nozar, a senior real estate development and design executive who was also then serving on the Building Committee of the Studio Theatre’s Board of Directors, first met Jon Hensley, AIA, LEED, AP, and admired the architect’s work when he was designing two residential projects for the theater. Nozar and Hensley soon signed up Hensley for their Logan Circle project. In addition, the homeowners brought into the team John Allen of Allen Built, Inc, a constriction/ build firm, who had worked with them on a previous home renovation in the city and who was also the contractor on the Studio Theatre projects. “Right from the started we knew we all shared the same aesthetic and were confident it would be a great team” recalled Unger. The property was listed by Daryl

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Real Estate News
Warren Buffett’s childhood home at 4211 49th Street NW sold for $1,550,000. The billionaire financier hung his hat in the five-bedroom Tudor when his father, Howard Buffett (R-Neb.) was serving in the U.S. House of Representative from 1943 to 1949. While at Woodrow Wilson High School. Warren Buffett started his first business selling soft drinks and his own horse-racing tip sheet. When the sellers, Leyla and Anthony Serafino moved in they realized Buffett once lived there and they struck up a correspondence with him about his former home. The house has been renovated top to bottom since then of course and now features two additions, an eat0in kitchen, a master bedroom with an en-suite spa bath and fully finished basement. The property was listed by Daryl Judy and Kimberly Casey of Washington Fine Properties.

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Power couple Savannah Guthrie and Michael Feldman are selling their D.C. digs
After splitting time between Washington and Manhattan for years, Glover Park Group managing director Michael Feldman is giving up his Dupont Circle digs. Feldman, who makes up one half of a onetime Beltway power couple with wife, “Today” show co-host Savannah Guthrie, is selling the townhouse he bought in 2003, long before the pair wed in 2014.

The five-bedroom, four-bath townhouse (price tag is $2.1 million, listed by Daryl Judy and Kimberly Casey of Washington Fine Properties) was the site of plenty a celeb-studded soiree, including wee-hours-of-the-morning after-after parties following the White House correspondents’ dinner.

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Sold After Six Days in Logan
Tucked away on a one block long street just between 14th Street NW and Logan Circle, this home is Victorian from the street and ultra modern behind the front façade. Last purchased in 2014 for $899,000. (and prior to that in 1992 for $232,000.), the 2014 listing reported that, at that time, the home “needs significant updating”.

The listing agents for this sale were Darryl Judy and Kimberly Casey with Washington Fine Properties. Kimberly Casey from Washington Fine Properties was the designated representative for the Buyer.

Downtown Office
1604 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 361-3228 Kimberly Casey
Associate Broker
(202) 380-7219 Daryl Judy
Associate Broker