Tag: real estate

Real talk: Tips for first-time millennial homebuyers

By Will Wiard Over time more Millennials are deciding to stop wasting their hard earned cash on renting, and are putting their money toward the...

Real Estate: Del Ray home embraces a touch of madness

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Ellen and John Patrick’s home on the 400 block of East Duncan Avenue has had a variety of themes and...

Myth: You missed the selling season if you list in the...

By Michelle Zelsman In the real estate business, we hear a lot of theories on the best time to buy and sell homes. Some folks swear...

Home Profile: Charm and color on Luray

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Lindsey Swanson and Terry Burcham had just decided to move in together when they stumbled upon a house that they...

Compass shakes up Alexandria’s real estate market

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Compass has made waves since launching in the Alexandria market in June with top-selling real estate team The Goodhart Group as its founding...

Don Simpson Sr. dies at 87

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Donald F. Simpson Sr., prominent city businessman and benefactor, died on May 14. He was 87. Simpson is known throughout the...

How to sell ‘this old house’: Owner, realtor talk Lee boyhood...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Each of the 43 layers of paint on the walls of the Robert E. Lee boyhood home at 607 Oronoco...

Potomac Nationals no longer considering Alexandria relocation

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aep[email protected] After a short burst of intrigue last summer, the city is no longer considering the possibility of the Potomac Nationals relocating to...

Report: Alexandria rent on the decline

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Although the median rent for one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments in Alexandria is up in comparison to one year ago, the...

A “Disneyland” for historians: Quirky and storied Revolution-era home goes on...

Joe Reeder has the kind of roof local archaeologists dream about. Actually, he has two, but it’s the one hidden from sight — covered by...