Friday’s “If I Had $1 Million” Listing

by Mark Wellborn


This week’s “If I Had $1 Million” listing is a three-level, two-bedroom, plus den penthouse in an extra-wide Victorian rowhouse in Logan Circle. While $1 million may seem like a lot to pay for a two-bedroom w/den unit, this property justifies the price tag. The penthouse has an enormous open living and dining area with double height ceilings and a small nook for a desk surrounded by windows. The master suite is spacious and leads out to a rooftop garden, and even with a garage parking space, the condo fees on the unit are just $318/month. More details and photos below.

Dining Room
Master Bedroom
Back Deck
  • Address: 1449 N Street NW, #4 (see map here)
  • Price: $1.075 Million
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Footage: 1,700
  • Price per SF: $632
  • Year Built: 1890
  • For the full listing, click here.

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  1. Paul said at 12:20 pm on Friday October 9, 2009:

    1 million?  I wonder how long the agent will take to lower the price.  I can only assume the client refused.  For that price you can get a lot more.  In Capitol Hill you can get a 3 bedroom house.

  1. SimonF said at 1:07 pm on Friday October 9, 2009:

    Given the renovations and location, that price is about right. In fact, it is much lower than this comparable unit.


  1. Lauren said at 2:44 pm on Friday October 9, 2009:

    Haha, I love that logic—here’s a condo thats more overpriced, so this is a good deal!

    $632/sq ft is really high, even for Logan Circle.  But who knows, maybe with the deck (assuming that’s not counted in the 1700 sq ft) it’s not crazy far off. On the other hand, here’s a 3br house a few blocks away for almost $100k less:


  1. Eli said at 7:14 pm on Friday October 9, 2009:

    I agree with Paul and Lauren: way overpriced.

  1. Boon said at 12:26 pm on Saturday October 10, 2009:

    Luxury is not cheap.

  1. Paul said at 4:10 am on Sunday October 11, 2009:

    I think a mill for these condos is crazy.  The link Simon provided looks like a great place but 1.6?  Plus it’s 2 units which doubles your condo fees and taxes.  And Logan is a hike to a metro.  For 1.6 million you can get a row house with 3 BR + in Dupont and a 4 BR in Capitol Hill.

  1. rich said at 7:52 pm on Monday October 12, 2009:

    who wants to live on Capital Hill?

  1. caphill said at 8:23 pm on Monday October 12, 2009:

    What do you mean who wants to live on Capitol Hill? The Hill is one of the most beautiful, residential neighborhoods in Washington, DC. Where do you live Rich?

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