snow in dc

Expecting Snow in DC? Brace Yourself!

The Washington, DC area receives an average 15.4 inches of snow each winter. As with many things in the Washington area, one never knows what to expect with snow in DC! Some years, we’ve gotten…


seasonal events in Alexandria VA

The Best Seasonal Events in Alexandria VA

Throughout the year, there are so many fantastic seasonal events in Alexandria VA. While there are always some new and exciting events, that are several staples of the Alexandria community that occur faithfully year after year.…


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November Tip of the Month – Your Annual Roof Check

November is the perfect month to get out your ladder and do a roof check for any damage or leaks. You’ll want to do this before the first snowstorm, as snow can cause troublesome leaks as…


post election

Post Election: The Real Estate Market & Where We Go From Here

It’s now a month post election and the dust has (mostly) settled. So, everyone is asking – what impact will the new administration have on the market? Our answer? It depends who you talk to……


prepare for snow in dc

Now’s the Time to Prepare for Snow in DC!

December has arrived and with it, a flurry of activity! So, while you are likely not thinking too much about home maintenance, you should take a bit of time to prepare for the other type…


sw waterfront new construction

The Wharf: The SW Waterfront New Construction Project That Has Everyone Talking.

The Wharf is a multi-billion dollar SW Waterfront new construction project and is the result of Hoffman-Madison Waterfront’s commitment to revitalizing the Southwest DC waterfront. The Wharf stretches across 24 acres of land and more…


waiting spring market

Waiting Until Spring To Buy Will Cost You Money

The fall market is still in full swing but many househunters are starting to feel that perhaps they should wait until spring to purchase. The number of homes on the market is shrinking. The early,…


thanksgiving table tips

Thanksgiving Table Tips

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! While you are probably focused on your shopping and cooking, we’ve compiled our best tips for a sometimes overlooked area – the Thanksgiving table. THE TABLE ITSELF PLACECARDS Placecards…