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Jul 19, 2010

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NY Mag Profiles John Mehigan's Private Island Listing

No matter how bad the economy gets, or who’s in power, lobbying and consulting money inevitably keeps flooding into Washington. So if you, a New Yorker with extensive connections in your field, are looking to cash in, relocating to the District has promise—and also an entire Beaux Arts rowhouse in prime Georgetown for the cost of a two-bedroom here. The house has a duplex and an in-law suite, which together bring in about $5,000 a month in rent.

61 West 68th Street, Apartment 2-6
The Facts: A two-bedroom duplex with a den and shared garden.
Asking Price: $1.295 million. maintenance: $1,456 per month.
Agent: Victoria Vinokur, Halstead Property.

3121 N Street NW, Georgetown
The Facts: A 2,232-square-foot four-bedroom rowhouse.
Asking Price: $1.35 million.
Annual Taxes: $9,467.
Agents: Robert Crawford and David Getson, Coldwell Banker Residential-Dupont Circle.



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