Good Deal or Not? Dueling Dupont Condos Edition

by Prince Of Petworth April 24, 2009 at 1:00 pm 6 Comments


These condos are located at 1728 (left side of photo) and 1730 (right side of photo) New Hampshire Ave, NW:

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The flier for 1730 says:

“Here’s your chance to live in a 1922 Beaux Arts mansion on one of the most elegant blocks in Dupont. This lovely boutique bldg offers this 1BR/1BA 2-level apt w/ 12x12ft roof deck w/ vistas of Adams Morgan & Dupont. Unit features fp, hardwood floors, W/ D, granite counters, walk-in closet & many more features. Contracts need 3rd party approval. Estate Sale-Sold as Is Use short sale add”

More info and photos found here.

The flier for 1728 says:

“Simply gorgeous 1BR condo in historic boutique bldg. Seller spared no expense – remodeled kit w/ blk granite countertops & glass tiled back splash, high end appliances, granite flrs in Kit/LR, lrg MBR w/ walk-in closet, remodeled BA, walkout to patio, laundry rm across hall, condo fee incl utilities. Extra storage. Lovely Dupont neighborhood. Not a short sale/foreclosure. Option to buy furnished.”

More info and photo found here.

I’m curious about these two because they are both 1 bed 1 bath, both in super cool buildings, and right next door to each other. 1728 is going for $349,900 and 1730 is going for $379,000. Either seem reasonable? Which do you prefer? Of course one has a roof deck…


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