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A smart take on the DCRA ARTS Overlay decision. [DCist]

If you’re still confused about DC zoning processes, though, read this. [GGWash]

Equity Residential plunks down $167 million for the Dumont. [DCMud]

Sharing backyards? Cool! [New Columbia Heights]

“Please call for an appointment today.” [Craigslist]

Run-down old gas station finally being demolished. [And Now, Anacostia]

Boutique hotels on the way. [WBJ]

Monument Realty vs. Doug Jemal at Gallery Square. [WBJ]

Today on the market: A cheery red rowhouse at 10th and S.