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Tying back to the auction story, be prepared to be astonished.2509 Palm
, which drew no bids at $1.499m
on Sunday, has returned to market at $1.899m
Also, a topic struck us last week as worthy of a few comments, if not a whole story:
The annual downtown Holiday Open House seems to be a bit more perilous than it needs to be. Sidewalks are crowded, but all the streets are open.
Wouldn't the event be improved with Manhattan Ave. closed for a couple of blocks around MBB, and MBB closed from the pier up to Valley, with Highland open? Seems like a no-brainer, but they haven't done it yet.
It says here
they'll be running the same sort of Holiday Open thing in El Norte (El Porto/North MB) next Weds., Dec. 3. Odds that they'll close Highland and Rosecrans:
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