Newer residents of Mount Pleasant know the two-dimensional facade of the burnt-out Deauville Apartments at 3145 Mount Pleasant St. NW only as a neighborhood landmark, a slightly eerie but defining element of the streetscape. But longtime Mount Pleasanters remember when it used to house actual people, 200 of them. Soon it'll return to productive use [...]
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Prolific local developer UIP's buying spree continues apace! A few months ago, we checked in on a batch of buildings formerly owned by the Tenacity Group that UIP picked up at a foreclosure auction. Today, they announced the purchase of 2359-2401 Ontario Road NW, a 52-unit apartment building in Adams Morgan, for $4.2 million.
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For two years since the Deauville Apartments at 3145 Mount Pleasant Street burned down in a fire-alarm blaze, the former residents have met every other Saturday afternoon with pro-bono lawyers to figure out how they were to return. This last Saturday, though, they gathered to celebrate: The Council had finally approved a $4.137 million, 43-year [...]