If Only We Could Spend Thanksgiving Here

No matter how excited you are for your holiday plans, it’s always fun to imagine how Thanksgiving would be if you lived somewhere else. When you’re a realtor, you see so many great […]

Britt’s Dream Home Improvements

It’s incredibly rare to move into a house and have everything exactly as you want it right away. When our clients are looking for a new home, we try to manage their priorities […]

What To Expect from the King Street Corridor Initiative

Live, work, and play Old Town Alexandria. That’s the goal behind the City of Alexandria and Visit Alexandria’s current joint effort known as the King Street Corridor Initiative. KSCI is designed to enhance […]

Restaurant Report: Pendleton Carryout Co.

We get it — this morning was crazy. You were so busy getting everything and everyone together that you didn’t pack a lunch. Not to fear! That means it’s a great day to […]

Turtles’ Favorite Old Town Hangout

Old Town is known for many things, but wildlife isn’t one of them. Beautiful brick townhouses, yes. Great shopping and dining, yes. History, yes. Wildlife, not so much. It’s no small wonder, then, […]

Street Style: Kara Gorski

Kara Gorski is tireless, brilliant, fun and all-around incredible. Where to begin? She started and owns her own retail and design company, she is a Ph.D. economist, and she currently works as the […]

Fall in Love with This Gorgeous Listing

When you think of fall, what comes to mind? Leaves turning vibrant shades of orange, yellow, and red? Cozy sweaters and the reemergence of your favorite boots? Crisp nights and fall parties outside […]

Events Calendar (Spoiler: It’s Going To Be a Fun Fall)

There’s more to fall than pumpkin spice! A quick look at everything that’s happening in the upcoming months proves it. We look forward to the return of fall every year, both because of that […]

Hey, Florence

Not to be alarmist but…we hear there’s a hurricane coming. MORE rain?!? How is it possible? If you’ve driven past the GW Parkway bike trail in the past few days, you’ll see that […]

Back to School with The Campagna Center

As President of the Junior Friends of The Campagna Center (TCC), I am honored to work alongside some of the most dynamic women in Alexandria to provide fundraising and volunteer support for The […]

Alexandria Restaurant Week Returns Friday. Here Are the 22 Dishes We’ll Be Ordering.

The end of the summer is always bittersweet. We’re looking forward to the fall real estate market, but feeling a little sad as we return home from vacations. We’re excited to wear the […]

Are You a Baby Boomer Planning To Sell? Why You May Not Get the Price You Want

A study from the Stephen S. Fuller Institute at George Mason University predicts that some baby boomer homeowners in the Washington D.C., area may have trouble getting the price they want if they […]

Restaurant Report: Augie’s Mussel House

Augie’s Mussel House has something for everyone. Whether you’re craving apps, a salad, something really hearty, a crisp beer, or a cool cocktail, you’ll find it at the newest restaurant on King Street. […]

A Week with The Patterson Group

Recently The Patterson Group had the pleasure of hosting a fantastic intern at our office. We were so flattered by her write-up afterwards that we couldn’t help but share. Lindy Moss is a […]

House Maintenance, Summer Edition

Summer is the perfect time to sneak in a few checklist maintenance items to keep your home in tip-top shape. Here are our top 10:   1. Check the house for loose or […]

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