‘Freddy’s BBQ Joint’ from ‘House of Cards’ for sale

March 11, 2014
This image released by Netflix shows Kevin Spacey as U.S. Congressman Frank Underwood in a scene from the Netflix original series, Kevin Spacey as Frank Underwood in a scene from the Netflix original series, “House of Cards.” (AP Photo/Netflix, Melinda Sue Gordon)

Hey wannabe Frank Underwoods of Washington: perhaps you already own the cufflinks famously sported by your “House of Cards” muse, and maybe you’ve been known to squash an enemy with glee and a one-liner. How about taking the act one step further by snapping up the rib shop beloved by everyone’s favorite Vice President?

The run-down storefront where producers for the Netflix show shot scenes at “Freddy’s BBQ Joint” is for sale, the Baltimore Sun reports.

Apparently, the show’s cachet has given the four-bedroom home in the Waverly neighborhood some added value — owner Mahmut Nazli is asking $119,000, the Sun reports, even though its most recent assessment in the state’s real-estate database values it at $21,000.

Frank would probably approve.

Emily Heil is the co-author of the Reliable Source and previously helped pen the In the Loop column with Al Kamen.
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