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Thursday, August 1, 2013

By Aaron Wiener

Life is about to get pretty plush at 1841 Columbia Road NW.

The 114-unit, 83-year-old apartment building formerly known as the Alcazar is currently in the process of a $7 million makeover. It’ll soon have a rooftop terrace and a separate green roof. The antiquated heating system will be replaced, and the apartments will have central air conditioning. There’ll be a new apartment doors, new showerheads, new toilets, a new laundry room, a key fob system, and a remodeled lobby.

And one group of tenants isn’t very happy about it.

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