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The Radon Contingency Explained

THE RADON CONTINGENCY, EXPLAINED. WHAT IS RADON? Radon is a naturally occurring gas found in the atmosphere.  However, in a tightly sealed basement or an area of high concentrations of granite, the gas can become…

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TRID – What You Need To Know

There are new rules regarding home loan applications that went in to effect in early 2016, referred to as TRID. New home loan applications will now be subject to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s final…

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Team Review: Lobster & Beer for $20 in Georgetown. Yes, please!

Our team’s listing manager, Jamyn Page, tells of her evening at the Georgetown Waterfront below. For more information on life, community and real estate in the D.C. Metro area, please don’t hesitate to contact any…

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Holy Smoke! The skinny on your chimney.

Chimneys in our area have suffered quite a bit of damage in the past few years. The exteriors have been assaulted by the earthquake and long, tough winters. The earthquake in 2011 caused quite a bit…

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MGM at National Harbor – What You Need to Know

As many of you have undoubtedly seen from across the River, construction has begun on the new MGM Resort & Casino at National Harbor. This morning, Sue & Allison went to a meeting with two…

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Cut Your Energy Costs

Want to cut energy costs while helping the environment? Easy! Here are our favorite tips. Don’t forget to watch the video of Allison on Good Morning Washington for more! Unplug Your Devices Real Simple magazine…

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Team Review: The Buzz On Buzz!

On a frigid day off from school last week, my daughter and I ventured to the recently overhauled Buzz Bakeshop in north Old Town (901 Slaters Lane – there is a second location in Arlington).…

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Loving Where We Live: The Front Porch

If you grew up in a neighborhood of homes built after the mid 1800’s and before central air conditioning was available, you will have the same nostalgic response I have when I see a home…

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