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How to prepare for hurricane season

By Family Features Among nature’s most powerful phenomena, hurricanes are destructive, rotating storms that form over warm water and move toward land. These dangerous storms are...

Real Talk: How to make the most of your home equity

By Elizabeth Lucchesi Home equity – the market value of your home minus any outstanding mortgage balance – is not just a number. It reflects...

Close to Home: Lloyd’s Lane’s ‘Grand Old Lady’

By Kim Davis Alexandria is well known for its historic Old Town community situated on the banks of the Potomac River with homes dating back...

Real Talk: Spring versus fall selling

By Mary Ellen Rotondo As the real estate market continues to evolve, homeowners and agents are constantly evaluating the best time to sell a property....

Historic Garden Week Tour: From 19th century to cutting-edge

By Kim Davis A few blocks west of the Potomac River in the 200 block of North Fairfax Street stands a remarkable home constructed in...

Close to Home: The legacy of a historic Old Town home

Wafir Salih | wsalih@alextimes.com Wendy and Mark Mueller are seeking to honor their home’s African American heritage with a commemorative plaque by a local historical...