I thought I’d send you this clip of a fairly brazen package theft at my house on 12th and O NW. I contacted UberEats about it (since he is wearing an UberEats backpack) and they said they would investigate the matter internally, but no word back. He took the item out of the box and then threw the box in my yard.”
“Join Red Wolf Imports and winemaker Charl Coetzee as they debut South Africa’s Babylonstoren wines in the District with a five-course, wine-pairing dinner at Dino’s Grotto in Shaw on October 18, 2016.
South African wine production is experiencing a generational shift with enthusiastic new producers and young winemakers pushing the boundaries of the formerly domestically-focused industry. Their wines tell the story of South Africa’s diverse climates and soils, while simultaneously setting the course for its future. Babylonstoren is at the forefront of this charge. (more…)
Update: “Due to the impending foul weather projected for this Saturday, 1905 has rescheduled its BRATS & BREWS sausage fest to Saturday, October 15th. Thanks!”
From an email:
“BRATS & BREWS, 1905’s Oktoberfest celebration, returns to the roof deck on Saturday, October 8th starting at 1pm. Chef Joel Hatton & crew will be offering 3 types of sausages from Meats & Foods ($5 each), a selection of sides ($5 for 2), warm salted pretzels with mustard ($2 each) and cans of DC Brau Oktoberfest ($7 each). Sides include potato salad with haricots & tarragon, a marinated cucumber salad with dill yogurt, and marinated sesame mushrooms. All of the sides are vegetarian/vegan friendly & gluten free. They’ll also have a selection of krauts on hand to accompany the sausages.
Guests may choose to order a la carte or get a plate & a beer for $15 (includes 1 sausage, 2 sides & a can of O’fest). No reservations are necessary; lederhosen encouraged!“
The new fall menu launches Tuesday, October 4 in the Tasting Room, Spirits Library and Punch Garden and the new food offerings mark the first menu from Chef Johnny Spero, who took over Columbia Room’s culinary program as executive chef this summer. Leaves are the centerpiece of the three- and five-course Tasting Room menu, with a diverse array of foliage being incorporated into the cocktail-and-small-plate pairings, including buchu leaf, sheep sorrel leaf, shiso leaf, fig leaf, blackberry leaf and sage. (more…)
Suzanne Des Marais is an associate broker with Bediz Group, LLC at Keller Williams Capital Properties . Unless specifically noted, neither she nor the company that she is affiliated with represented any of the parties or were directly involved in the transaction reported below. Unless otherwise noted, the source of information is Metropolitan Regional Information Systems (MRIS), which is the local multiple listing system and/or Real Estate Business Intelligence (RBI). Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Featured Property: 1740 New Jersey Ave NW, Multiple Units
Legal Subdivision: Old City #2
Advertised Subdivision per Listing: Shaw
Multiple Units, in order of settlement date, as follows:
Unit 2: 2 Bedroom 2 Bath, 1160 square feet, Priced $599,650. Under Contract, Settles 10/28/2016
Unit 5: 1 Bedroom 1 Bath, square feet not noted, Priced $399,650. Settled 09/20/2016 for $389,000. plus $8250. in subsidy from Seller
Unit 4: 2 Bedroom 2 Bath, square feet not noted, Priced $492,750. Settled 08/31/2016 for $492,750. plus $750. in subsidy from Seller
Unit 1: 2 Bedroom 2.5 Bath, 1260 square feet, Priced $599,650. Settled 08/30/2016 for $600,000. plus $750. in subsidy from Seller
Unit 3: 1 Bedroom 1 Bath, square feet not noted, Priced $399,750. Settled 08/30/2016 for $399,750. plus $2095. in subsidy from Seller
Average Days on Market: 55
Transaction type: Standard
Given how many times this building has been commented on for “Good Deal or Not” (GDoN), it is long overdue for a Revisited post. You can see the two condo listings above with 49 and 10 original comments respectively. (more…)