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THE KVKNIN8 STAR.
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Pages= II 116. ? 1 Two Exceptional Opportunities. I V ? <? . m m ? a . a ? t ?? ??tfli * * Some of the Choicest Properties on Columbia Heights to Be Sold at About 25% Less Than They Are Worth. have been making more or Sess of a specialty of Columbia Heights property. lieve in it?we advise buying it. There's not another section in Washing Columbia Heights values as they stand right now can be duplicated. Investigate these offers?you've never had a better opportunity to place money to advantage. We be igton fp In ere ijo/ce lwrajer Nos. 26117-21 and 25 113th bet. Roanoke and Yale sts. ?: $9,500 Surrounded by handsome residences, occupied by persons of promi nence. Carefully and honestly built by Kennedy & Davis, men who have the reputation of building; only first-class houses; they are conscientious and painstaking, one member is constantly on the ground to be sure the work is done properly. Fronts of expensive Roman brick, with stone trimmings, stone porch and steps. Four of the houses have covered porches. First floor?Pretty parlor, large reception hall or library, bright din ing room, large pantry and kitchen. Second floor?Three large, cheerful bed rooms and very large tiled bath room and packing room. Third floor?This floor has not been slighted, as In no many houses, but is finished as well as the parlor floor; three finished rooms and tiled bath, large closets. Cellar unCer entire house; cement floor, plastered ceiling; laundry tubs and steam boiler. Three-story rear porches; rear or servants' stairways; tiled kitchens; expensive hardware, handsome cabinet mantels in every room. Entire house trimmed in solid dark ash. Decorations?The interior decorations will be of fi high order and calculated to satisfy the cultivated taste of homeseekers in this high class residence section. Those who purchase before this work is done will be given the oppor tunity to use their own taste in the matter of papering and decorating. 2.-MW square feet of ground in each lot; 30-foot fr- nt yard. MT'ST RF TNSPRPTFD TO TH-' APPRPi'HTEn nPU.N Can Be Bought Houses $7,500 The best houses ever offered at anything near the price. In fact, they are much more desirable than many houses offered today at $10,000. Only-three rettiain. The owner is about to engage in a large business enterprise that requires his capital and offers these houses at Such a low figure in order to be rid of them at once. Und?r ordinary conditions of sale the buyer of these houses today could re sell at a handsome profit. 1256,1258 aod 1262 Columbia Road, | Adjoining corner of 13th St. The Location Couldn't Be Better. One of the most elevated sites on beautiful "Columbia. Heights;" paved street; cement sidewalk; sur rounded by beautiful residences oc cupied by prominent business men, high government officials, profes sional men and capitalists; near schools, churches, cars and stores. The healthiest and most inviting section of this beautiful citv. EXTREMELY LOW PRICE for these houses. MUST GO. Handsome Prints off Best Quality o| Red Brick and brownstonA trimmWio*? n ?? ? n v. w porch k 'iraimu and brownstone trimmings, vslBne and steps. Arrangements: First floor?Pretty parlor; handsome mantel; open iirepl&ce; large re ception hall or library, *rith mantel and open fireplace; large, weU-llfhted dining room, with elegant mantel and fireplace, pantry and well-equipped kitchen. Second floor?Four lovely bed rooms and one of the PRETTIEST TILED BATHS YOU EVER SAW; PORCELAIN TUB, NICKEL plumbing, cabinet mantels. Third floor?Two large, light bed rooms; fine bath. INTERIOR FINISH AND DECORA TIONS UNSURPASSED. Cement cellar entire house; entrance front, rear and in side. THERE ARE TWO STAIRWAYS, FRONT AND REAR, TWO-STORY PORCHES IN REAR. > 5 KEAT?Thoroughly economically heated by a first-class steam-heating plant, put In at a cost fully one-half more than those in most houses. THE PLUMBING is also of the best and most expensive. DECORATIONS. The interior decorations are of a high order and calculated to satisfy the culti vated taste of homeseekers in this high class residence section. The ceilings of parlors and dining rooms will receive delicate and effecUve treat ment at the hands of a first-class artist. Open for inspection. Don't fall to see them even if you don't buy. You will see the best houses ever offered for the price. * We willi furnish tenants for these houses pay ing $50 a month. Figure out the percentage on the inv5?tment"$60O a year on $7,500. STONE & FAIRFAX, 804. 806 and 808 F St.' 8 New 2=St'y & Attic Apartimient Bldgs. Corner of 11 Ith and DSts. N.E. FIVE SOLO ALREADY. ALL WILL BE SOLD RENTED. For sale by N. L. SANSBURY, Real Estate Broker, 719-721 13th Street n.w. First floor. 5 rooms; rent... Second floor, 5 rooms, attic.. A GILT EDGE INVESTMENT. FOR INVESTOR OR HOMKSEEKER. SOME FACTS TO BE CONSIDERED. $22. .V) 22.50 Monthly rental, each building $45.00 Both apartments hare modern bath rooms, rear porches, cellar, front and rear yards, spacious closets and all modern improvements. Price of each bulldluf $5,200.00 Cash payment 1,000.00 Balance provided for by trust. $4,200.00 Highest altitude In northeast section. Convenient to three car lines; one pastes door. Also to church, school, market and stores. Fifteen minutes to Treasury Department. Near beautiful Lincoln Turk. In a very desirable neighborhood. Yearly rental Interest on loan $210.00 Taxes, estimated 20.00 Insurance, per year 4.00 Water rent, per year... 4.00 $540.00 Gross expenditures, per year... $238.00 338.00 Annual Income $302.00 1302.00 net annual Income on an Investment of $1,000.00. This is your last chance to obtain one of these houses. Ten of them are now occupied by the owners. ^2^850, $300 cash, balance $15.00 per month; all deterred payments at 5%. Nos. 748 and 756 13th st. s.e., one-half square sovtth from Pennsyl vania avenue cars. B. F. Saul Co., 7th and L StS, N.W. 'Phnnp Nnrth I if J All Dead Ones. From the Chicago Tribune. "In India barbers rank high. Socially they are the equals of the priests." "Bay, where do poets come in over there?" "Same place they do here." "Where's that?" "Among the Illustrious dead*" Sparking. from Pack. Mile after ?nile they sped along, alone, under tbe witching- moonlight, yet speak ing only the merest commonplaces. It wa? becoming intolerable. "Im there a eparker with this machine?" tbe maMea aakedv at l&at, looking up at felm soulfully. Sterling Values ! in Real Estate, ii The snap-and-go policy that characterizes the selling- of prop erty here argues well for the values we offer. There's nothing in offering overvalued property?and you can bank on it that what we offer you in these announcements of ours is calculated to sell at once. You study your best interests when you consult us about Real Estate. These lists of ours will put you in touch with the best homes and the best investments on the Washington mar ket today. $20,000 For This Handsome Colonial Residence. ?Elegant location on Washington Heights?sur rounded by fine, substantial houses?convenient to both Metropolitan and Capitol Traction Co. car lines. -?The only reason for the offer is that the house is too large for theowner's family, especiallv as members of the family are out of the city a great part of the time. ?The property will he sold for less than its actual value. Lot 50x130 feet worth $10,000 Improvements would cost to duplicate. .$18,000 >r I 1 > <? < ? < ? < ? Total $28,000 You buy it for.. Well-built house?about 12 rooms?expensively fin ished ; hot water heat; large side yard, with driveway and porte-cochere; modern 2-storv stable. Apply for permit to inspect. ? Desirable Houses on Washington Heights. . $12 ,000? Handsome new Colonial house; > 10 rooms; lot 22x115; alley; side > light. | $10,500?Very Handsome and well-con \ structed houses; well located; 10 , rooms; 2 baths; hot water heat. , An unusual offer. > $20,000? Large Colonial res:d?nce; lot > 50x130: stable; all modern im provements. $8,500?Handsome new houses: fine view; convenient ar.d well con structed; 10 rooms; hot water heat. $25,000? Beautiful Colonial detatohed residence; about 14 rooms; hot water. Must be seen to be ap preciated. $10,000?Colonial residence; 12 rooms: lot 2,"xl20: alley; well constructed and finished in the most attrac tive manner. $S,250?10 rooms <4 on a floor); hot wa ter heat; finished in oak and all the newest improvements. $7,600?10 rooms; 4 on 1st floor: hot wa ter heat; finished in woods that'll meet with your approval; an un usual opportunity to pick up a bargain. Call for our list of property in Washington Heights. Also the list of houses in The fashionable Northwest, Down Town, Ceritol Hill, Northeast, Southeast, Washington Heights, Columbia Heights, Mount Pleasant, Cleveland Park. Bloomlngdale. We have the best at the low est possible prices. j Moore & JtilL<"*> 71714th St. Computed. Eighteen and One-Half Feet Wide. 0ftX. Conceded the Best Value for the Price on Columbia Heights. 3 U 5 to 3123 13th St. N. W. Just Above Kenesaw. The Main Residential Street of This Superior Section. OPEN SUNDAYS AND DAILY. Prices, $7,750 and $8,000. Terms to Suit CRITICAL INSPECTION INVITED. Ball* oa nolld enrad fcy ?killed att-rhanlro. Selected MteriaU. All fall bay windows. Tblrteea-lacfc waUa toroo*. SrE?7 H??m*Utow. browa-.toar lri?a.inc?. Wide atoae po^ke.. ???*?-? cellar eatraace) cellar aader eatlre hoane. Blcfamt auiatela aad Ucktlag Mxturea. Heated by ateam. Twa-atory rear |H>rClSIiit Floor?Parlor, Reception Hall, Dials* Rmnn, F**try ??d Kltebea. Seeoad Floor?Fear Urge, fcrigkt Bed Ctunken and Tiled latk Ro?a>. Third Floor?Two toe Bed Chmteni lane air apace ?wr thla door. . . , . THE INTERIOR DETAILS SURPASS ANYTHING YET OFFERED. Blundon, O'Brien, & Belt (Inc-'- \ 220 G N.W? Wide, Spacious Rooms. 18^ 150 30 Feet of Parking.