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PENNSYLVANIA & 12TH—Trump and his development team have won the contract to turn the Old Post Office into a luxury hotel — with restaurants, naturally. Click over to see who is on the development team.
CURBED—We don't have restaurants, but we do have dollar signs. We updated our version of a heat map—a zip code by zip code summary of house sales prices for January 2012.
LOGAN CIRCLE—Nothing can beat a thirty-foot wall of windows except for a curved thirty-foot wall of windows.
BALTIMORE—Director John Waters has some weird ways of decorating his house. Figurines of famous celebrity mishaps and fake food abound.
KALORAMA—There's a house, that used to be a school, that is currently owned by a member of the Pollin family. That guy, David Pollin, has just co-founded a boutique real estate firm for some of DC's best-looking houses along with two other very successful agents in the city. Not far away there's a set of condo buildings called WY18 that is finding success in selling their units. Last we heard, only fourteen remain.
ADAMS MORGAN—Our Under 300K Club this week is a one-bedroom condo in Adams Morgan that is better than your average condo in Adams Morgan.
VIDEO INTERLUDE—It's about time someone made a Shit Real Estate Agents Say Video.