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Del Frisco's Double Eagle is scheduled to open in about a month in Washington DC's new City Center. From the Washington Business Journal article (and link has the full story): The restaurant seats more than 400 people, has three bars — two of them clad in marble as a nod to D.C.’s monuments — and...
New retail, yoga, restaurants coming to Clarendon. It looks like the new building at 3001 and 3003 Washington Blvd, in the Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington, is finally complete and street level retail is starting to fill in. Some of the signs for retail tenants that are up include, a sign for ...
Some interesting housing stats from Washington Business Journal for the Washington DC housing market: The average single family home sold for $861,452 in June. The median contract price was $607,750, up 2.7 percent over the previous year. The average condo sales price was $478,598 in June, and th...
One things many of us should probably do is catalog our possessions should anything happen to where we live.  If you are already doing this, than you are one step ahead in the game. The Realty Times article  gives some good pointers on ways to catalog our belongings, what to do with that catalog,...
Flooring is an important part of any home. Hardwood flooring is popular here in the Washington DC region. If you are thinking about putting in hardwood floors, there are many options out there. The Realty Times article gives some basic info about types, finishes, colors, etc.   It seems many area...
New places to eat coming to Northern Virginia: Tysons Corner is getting Virginia's first Shake Shack. Shake Shack will be located in the new Plaza at Tysons Corner Center, just a short walk from the new Silver Line. Ballston is getting Pizza Vinoteca, a New York pizza restaurant, that will open i...
An R&R Residential Brokerage sale earlier this year was a condo at the Pointe at Park Center in Alexandria, VA. The Pointe at Park Center offers a good location, right by 395, off of King Street, a short distance from Shirlington, Bailey’s Crossroads, National Airport, Pentagon & Crystal Cities a...
In case you have missed all the hype leading up to it, next week is Restaurant Week in the Washington DC region. There is still time to make reservations at that restaurant or restaurants you have been waiting to try. For those of you not familiar with Restaurant Week, it is a week long event, wh...
Ever wonder what a certain residential architectural style is? The article by Realtor magazine offers a quick guide to different residential architectural styles. The interactive article allows you to click on a home style and learn more about the various residential home styles. In Washington DC...

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