Campus director scores 4BD in Columbia Heights

Jacob Ellwanger and Kyle Peplinski bought a four-bedroom, 3.5-bath home at 1023 Columbia Road N.W. in Columbia Heights from Marguerite Dennis for $600,000 on Nov. 9.

The 2,054-square-foot Colonial-style townhouse was built in 1907.

Mr. Ellwanger is campus director at Stratford University in D.C. He was center director at Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions and business development manager at K12Books.Com, Ltd..

He received his B.S. in business administration and marketing at State University of New York College-Brockport.

Ms. Peplinski is public health analyst at the Department of Health and Human Services in D.C.

She was teaching/research assistant at Georgia State University.

According to, there have been 158 home sales in Columbia Heights during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $422,000.

Address: 1023 Columbia Road NW
Buyer(s): Jacob Ellwanger and Kyle Peplinski
Seller(s): Marguerite Dennis
Sale date: Nov. 9, 2010