DC Real Estate Market Info

June 7, 2013

Where is Penn Quarter?

Penn Quarter

Penn Quarter is a neighborhood in the East end of downtown Washington D.C. that is as eclectic and entertaining as the day is long. Besides the eateries, bars and cultural experiences available, Penn Quarter is also home to a very popular Farmer's Market as well as ...

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June 5, 2013

How to Win in a DC Real Estate Bidding War

How to Win in a DC Real Estate Bidding WarHow to Win in a DC bidding war

 Times certainly have changed in the Washington DC Metro real estate market.  Just a few short months ago, buyers had the upper hand.  There were plenty of properties for sale and homes took from several weeks to over ...

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May 9, 2013

Should I live in Maryland, Virginia or DC?

Maryland, Virginia or DC...which is the best state to live?

Many people moving to the DC area have the same first question...which is the better place to live? Maryland, Virginia or DC? Let's look at three categories to compare and contrast the states and hopefully help you ...

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April 18, 2013

Homes Near US Naval Observatory

United States Naval Observatory

What time is it? Time to learn about the United States Naval Observatory! The USNO, by the way, happens to be the residence of Father Time...sort of. They're the official source of time for the U.S. Department of Defense as well as the ...

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April 9, 2013

Homes Near Pentagon City

Homes near Pentagon City - Arlington, VA

A popular tourist spot in Arlington County, VA comprised of residential, office and retail complexes  is Pentagon City. Pentagon City is an unincorporated neighborhood near the Pentagon and Arlington National Cemetery.  It is more specifically less than a mile from the Potomac River ...

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March 25, 2013

I’m Planning to Buy a House in the DC Area. How Much Do Realtors Charge?

I’m Planning to Buy a House in the DC area.  How Much Do Realtors Charge?

Are you interested in buying a home?  Are you ready to take your search off-line, and want to work with a realtor but don’t know how much they charge.  I am asked ...

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March 21, 2013

I’m Planning to Buy a House in the DC area. Do I Really Need a Realtor?

I’m Planning to Buy a House in the DC area.  Do I Really Need a Realtor?

Let me guess: you’ve been searching for homes online and attending open houses.  You may even be pre-qualified for a mortgage.  You are ready to take your home search off-line. Do you really ...

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March 16, 2013

The Best Neighborhoods for Pets in DC

Best Neighborhoods for Pets in DC

Harry s. Truman once said, "You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog." Though, in many residents' opinions, you'll find an abundance of two legged friends in the D.C. area as well, locals have still heeded the wisdom of Truman's ...

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Feb. 18, 2013

The Castle at Logan Circle

THE CASTLE AT LOGAN CIRCLE - DC

Logan Circle is three things: a traffic circle, neighborhood and historic district of Washington D.C. It is also the only traffic circle that remains solely residential. Of the nearly 8,000 residents populating Logan Circle and its buildings of late Victorian and Richardsonian ...

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Feb. 4, 2013

Best DC Neighborhoods for Families

Best DC Neighborhoods for Families

It's no secret that Washington D.C is a great place to live. Art, Culture, amazing food, education and government are just a few of the many wonderful aspects of this great city that make living here a well rounded experience leading to a ...

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