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Streeteasy Expands to DC; a Billionaire Buys Mellon Estate

THE INTERNET—Continuing on its quest for world domination, today the search engine Streeteasy expands to the Washington DC metro area. [Curbed DC]

OSTERVILLE, MASS.—The Real Estalker has unveiled the buyer of Bunny Mellon's family compound on Cape Cod: billionaire mining magnate Bill Koch, who paid $19.5M for the 26-acre estate. [The Real Estalker; previously]

SEATTLE—Former Seattle Mariners slugger John Olerud, one of 2012's most uneighborly grinches, will finally get what he wants: a city Board of Adjustment ruled in his favor and ordered his neighbors cut down the tree that's been blocking his view. However, the Oleruds must pay some $65K for the tree removal. Curbed Seattle has the full story. [Seattle Times; Curbed Seattle; previously]