Architect buys 3BD in North Michigan Park

Medium 730912b5a45085da286edb783a411e47 Lauren E. Schlather and Hendrik Klein bought a three-bedroom, 1.5-bath home at 5049 11th St. N.E. in North Michigan Park from Bernita Bland-Smith for $250,000 on Sept. 2.

The 1,102-square-foot house was built in 1952.

Schlather is an intern architect at Cooper Carry, an architectural firm with offices in Newport Beach, New York, Atlanta and Washington.

She graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2007.

Bland-Smith has been director of admissions and financial aid at the Catholic University of America.

According to, there were 27 home sales in North Michigan Park in 2008, with a median sales price of $269,000.

Address: 5049 11th Street NE
Buyer(s): Hendrik Klein and Lauren E Schlather
Seller(s): Bernita Bland-Smith
Sale date: Sep. 2, 2009