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At Evermay the Setting Plays Lead

  Last week, GM was invited to attend a concert at Evermay as part of the S & R Foundation’s Overtures series. While the music of classical guitarist Soichi Muraji was highly enjoyable and the ostensible point of the evening, the … Continue reading

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Meeting Thursday to Discuss Evermay Conversion

Last year one ridiculously rich couple, Ryuji Ueno and Sachiko Kuno, bought both the stately Halcyon House and the giant Evermay estate. Initial reports suggested that they were going to live in one, and throw parties in the other (that’s just what you … Continue reading

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Post Relates Evermay Family’s Eventful Past

The Post published a touching article on Sunday about the eventful past of the Belin family, which owned the grand Evermay estate from the 1920s until this year. It was initiated by the journalist’s desire to tell the story of … Continue reading

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Evermay Slashes its Price. Again.

The Evermay estate, which has been up for sale since October of 2008, has just slashed its price again. Harry Belin started off asking $49 million for the historic property. By last April, however, he lowered the price to $39.5 … Continue reading

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Fraudster Hired Out Evermay for Scam Marriage

Two and a half years ago, the elegant Georgetown estate Evermay was the site of a scam marriage put on by an international fraudster in a storyline that is stranger than fiction. Specifically, in the spring of 2007 a British … Continue reading

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Evermay Follows Halcyon House In Price Reduction

As mentioned a little while back, Halcyon House cut its offering price 37% from $30 million down to $19 million. At the time, GM wondered whether this would pressure Evermay to follow. Well, it took less than a month: Evermay is … Continue reading

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Evermay Update

No, GM doesn’t haven’t any info about a certain possible new owner, but another piece of information may have slipped by unnoticed. Owner Harry Belin apparently withdrew his appeal to the Board of Zoning Adjustment (BZA). It’s not clear whether this move … Continue reading

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The Morning Metropolitan

Photo by Elvert Barnes. Good morning Georgetown, here’s the latest: The former couple who own Evermay, Halcyon House, and a bunch other expensive Georgetown property, is going to own slightly less expensive Georgetown property soon. Josh Hermias, a familiar face … Continue reading

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The Morning Metropolitan

Photo by Angela N. Good morning Georgetown, here’s the latest: Evermay owners buy adjacent mansion. Nice review for Brasserie Liberte.

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Know Your Trees: Catalpa

This week for Know Your Trees, GM is exploring the catalpa. While the city’s records indicate that there is only a single catalpa in Georgetown (on 28th across the street from Evermay) there are actually a handful of beautiful catalpas … Continue reading

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