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Featured Property: 312 N St SW
Legal Subdivision: RLA (SW)
Advertised Subdivision per Listing: Southwest Waterfront
Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 1 Parking: On-site Prk/Rent Ownership: Coop Basement: Partially Finished
Monthly Co-op fee including real estate taxes: $757.00 Original List Price: $399,000.
List Price at Contract: $399,000.
Days on Market: 4 Settled Sales Price: $411,000.
Seller Subsidy: $0.
Settlement Date: 12/6/2013
Bank Owned? No Short Sale? No
Original GDoN post is: here. The listing can be seen: here. To see pics, open the link above and click on the camera icon to scroll through pics.
This home is located in the River Park complex in SW DC, not far from Nats Stadium and the waterfront, which has immense planned redevelopment. River Park is significant because it was designed by renowned Mid Century Modern architect Charles M. Goodman.
As was noted in the original Good Deal or Not (GDoN) comments, River Park is a cooperatively owned community. It includes high rise elevator buildings, as well as these unique townhomes. For those who are not versed in co-ops, basically it feels a lot like owning a condo unit, except that the entire building or complex is owned collectively by all of the owners (often with one big underlying mortgage on the whole building) and allows the co-op member proprietary use of a residential unit, whereas a condo unit owner owns and finances just the unit he/she occupies. (more…)
You can talk about whatever is on your mind – quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions/thoughts you may have. But please no personal attacks and no need to correct people’s grammar. This is a place to vent and/or celebrate things about daily life in DC.
Wednesday’s talk about Milk Cult’s breakfast tacos got me thinking about breakfast options. With all the new spots around town, we last spoke about this in 2008, I figured it was about time to revisit. So once again, I’m not necessarily talking best proper brunch in town – rather when you have a hankering for breakfast food – where is your go to spot?
“Dec. 10, 2013 – Georgetown’s historic district will celebrate the holiday season with four international artists creating five interactive public art displays, with light as their medium, for a week-long festival inspired by the world-renowned Fete des Lumieres or Festival of Lights in Lyon, France.
WHAT: Fete des Lumieres Georgetown, a week-long arts and light festival
WHO: Georgetown Business Improvement District in partnership with Alliance Francaise D.C.
WHERE: Thomas Jefferson Street, Georgetown Waterfront at Washington Harbour and Grace Church Courtyard
WHEN: December 13-20, 2013; Nightly from 6 to 10 pm