ALX-opoly is on its Way!

When the pandemic lockdown began, we turned to our favorite board games… and Alexandria’s Chamber of Commerce did the same! To all my Alexandria-loving and competitive board game players out there, ALX-opoly is […]

New Year, New You, New Home!

In Alexandria, it’s not uncommon to see new construction seemingly at every turn. But what is it about a newly constructed home that is so appealing? What are the benefits of purchasing a […]

2021 New Year Market Update

2020 was a year full of uncertainty and frustration, however, the housing market showed incredible strength. We expect 2021 will have similar demand as we respond to the challenges and changing preferences that […]

Street Style: Margaret O’Meara of The Patterson Group

We are over-the-moon excited to introduce the newest member of The Patterson Group, Margaret O’Meara. Margaret joined us in July as our marketing and listing coordinator and has seamlessly weaved her way into […]

Hey, 2021! What are you planning?

What home trends are sticking around in 2021? In three days, we will turn the page on 2020 and look to 2021 with full hearts! So, what are our predictions for 2021? Well, […]

It’s Christmas Eve…

It’s Christmas Eve and only eight days until 2021! I think this calls for a celebration! Well Alexandria, we’ve had some ups and downs, some roses and thorns, some highs and lows. But […]

Suckers for Sugar: National Cupcake Day Report

Before we have dreams of sugarplums dancing in our heads this holiday season, here at our Patterson Group HQ, located just blocks away from some fantastic Old Town bakeries, we’ve decided to round […]

Festive Wreaths and Garlands at Home

Inspired by last week’s article from Laura Hooper & Alyssa Law about festive flowers to decorate the home and Rachel Gang of Helen Olivia Flowers’ article on holiday gifts, we are taking a […]

December 1 = National Christmas Lights Day

Oh, there’s no place like home for the holidays! To kick off December, we are celebrating National Christmas Lights Day. This year more than ever, we are rounding up the holiday fun that’s […]

Restaurant Report: Sisters Thai

Nestled under The Gables in North Old Town, imagine a display of creativity, both in decor and flavor. At Sisters Thai, you’ll find beautiful blues, rich woods, creative murals, and three hundred and […]

The Magic of Giving this Christmas

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and the Christmas season has already started to make its way into shop decorations, TV commercials, radio songs, and just about everything else. For some in our […]

Restaurant Report: Wooboi Hot Chicken

We visited Wooboi Hot Chicken’s grand opening and all we can say is wooo boy; this is good! Located in North Old Town, Wooboi Hot Chicken opened its doors for their grand opening […]

It’s the Perfect Time to Enjoy Wine Country

Close your eyes and imagine this: a crisp, fall breeze and the bright sunshine warming you up while you sip on a glass of wine and look out onto beautiful views of Virginia’s […]

Ghost Tours in Old Town

With Halloween looking a little different this year, you may be on the hunt for an alternative to trick-or-treating while still embracing the festivities of the night. Fear not! Alexandria’s Ghost & Graveyard […]

Falling for Alexandria

Finally, we are starting to see the leaves change! Every year, we fall in love with autumn in Alexandria. Whether you’re new to the area or lived here for years, there is always […]

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