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Saving Trees At Rock Creek Parkway

We would like to thank all the volunteers who helped beautify Rock Creek Park during this year’s Martin Luther King Service weekend. According to the Rock Creek Conservancy, more than 400 individuals helped out at all the events by picking up trash or recycling, and removing invasive plant-life. Eighty-three volunteers showed up to save trees […]

Moving On After A Foreclosure

We understand how difficult it can be to go through a foreclosure. It might seem like the prospect of owning another home is out of the question if you have recently lost your DC-area home to foreclosure. However, you shouldn’t completely rule out future homeownership. The following steps can bring you closer to your goal […]

Remodel Your DC Home Efficiently

Are you planning on updating your Washington, DC Metro-area home? Adding on a new addition can take a lot of time – and money, too. To save on money, you might want to consider space reconfiguration. What Is Space Reconfiguration? This is the idea of using extra space from a nearby room or converting underutilized […]

Understanding Capital Gains

Have you recently sold your Washington, DC area home? With tax season upon us, a recent home sale can have an effect on your tax return. Read on to learn more about capital gains. What Tax Exclusions Can I Make If I’ve Sold My Home? You could exclude up to $250,000 of gain from selling […]

Keeping Up With Home Improvements

If you’ve recently bought a home in the Washington, DC area, congratulations! Owning your own home is a great feeling and a big commitment. There will always be the ongoing process of maintenance, as well as renovations to help increase value. If you’ve recently moved or you’ve been in your home for several decades, it’s […]

Great Tips For Washington, DC Home Sellers

If you’re selling your Washington, DC-area home, you’re no doubt happy that the real estate market is doing much better than it has in the past. With more homebuyers appearing, you could get multiple offers on your DC home! Whether you’re choosing a buyer, or currently in the throes of negotiating a price for your […]

Need A Vacation? Consider Home Swapping

Are you in need of a change of scenery? You may want to consider home swapping. The idea of switching homes with another family may seem like a strange concept, but it’s actually started to catch on. What Does Home Swapping Entail? A recent article on Bethesda-Chevy Chase Patch  explains the ins and outs of the […]

A Look At Fairfax, VA

Fairfax is a city located in northern Viriginia. About thirteen miles west of Arlington and 20 miles from Washington, DC, Fairfax residents are in a prime location for employment and things to do. Plus, homebuyers have several transportation choices nearby, including major highways like I-66, US-29 and I-495. What Are Homes Like In Fairfax, Virginia? […]

Check For These Potential Home Repairs

Buying a home isn’t exactly a simple feat. Whether you’ve just started your DC Metro real estate search or you’ve started to narrow down homes of interest, it’s important to make sure the home is in working order. Take a look at these tips below to avoid a potential money-pit. Signs That Could Point To […]