06.21.18

Hey Britt, How’s The Market?

As we near the summer slowdown period, we thought now would be a great time to reflect on the 2018 Alexandria spring market. As a whole, Northern Virginia saw a 20 percent drop […]
06.13.18

How To Plan a Relaxing Day with Dad

How are you spending Father’s Day this year? With so much running around lately, we are envisioning a simple day spent outside (hopefully it will be sunny on a weekend, for once) with […]
06.06.18

Native Alexandrian Makes It Big on Reality TV!

Chris Bassett, owner and GM of Myron Mixon Pitmaster BBQ and Alexandria native (West Potomac Class of ’96) has brought Alexandria into reality TV fame on Bravo’s Real Housewives of Potomac! photo: Abby […]
05.31.18

Now Is the Time To Move to North Old Town

Old Town’s attractions are about to extend much farther north with the addition of revolutionary developments in the northern quadrant. Last year, we were thrilled by the announcement of EDENS’s Gables Old Town […]
05.25.18

Restaurant Report: The People’s Drug

By now, we’re sure you’ve been to Sweetgreen (if you haven’t, what have you been doing?!). Maybe you’ve noticed some changes happening next door. Enter The People’s Drug, Old Town’s newest sandwich shop […]
05.11.18

Mark Your Calendars for Wine on the Water

Spring is in the air and we are ready for a party! If you are, too, join us at Alexandria Seaport’s Wine on the Water event at Old Town’s historic waterfront on Saturday, […]
05.04.18

This House Should Be in a Magazine

You know those houses you see in magazines like Southern Living, the ones that seem so unattainable, so far away, so not right here in Alexandria, Virginia? Kitchens with quartz or marble counters, […]
04.27.18

One Look That Will Never Go Out of Style

Trends come and go, but you, Alexandria Stylebook reader, are always one step ahead! You’re never be out of the loop with what’s in and what’s coming to the end of its reign […]
04.12.18

Big Changes Coming to the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant

I love good food, which is why I was so excited to attend the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant’s spring tasting as a Mount Vernon Underground member. You may be thinking, Mount Vernon Inn?? […]
04.06.18

Street Style: Paige Patterson

Please allow me to introduce our newest member of the team…and my little sister, Paige Patterson! We are very excited to announce that Paige has officially joined The Patterson Group! After spending the […]
03.21.18

So Why Did the Assessed Value of Your Home Increase This Year?

If you own a residential property in Alexandria City or Fairfax County, you should have received a notification about the assessed value of your home recently. Chances are good that it went up […]
03.16.18

Street Style: Ann Loughlin

Alexandria Bar Association Executive Director Ann Loughlin has incredible style. This is not only due to the fact that she is a dedicated local shopper, although that is obviously a part of it. […]
03.15.18

This Will Make You Nostalgic

The strangest things can bring back the most powerful memories. Sometimes, it’s the smell of cinnamon or peppermint or cookies baking. Sometimes, it’s a song from your childhood. And sometimes, it’s the tile […]
03.08.18

8 Great Ways To Spend a Rainy Day in Alexandria

Last week, we wrote about how Alexandria real estate picks up in the springtime. This week, we’re writing about something else that picks up in the springtime: rain. Winter is (mostly) behind us, […]
03.02.18

The Spring Market Is Here!

You’ve heard it before: spring is the busiest time in real estate. Year after year, come March, listings are live, buyers are out, agents are inquiring. And we love it that way! We […]


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