Northern Virginia Real Estate and Community News Blog

As a property manager, improving your investment property income and keeping your residents happy often comes down to education. Even if you attend industry conferences and trade shows, there’s still a lot of self-learning that goes on behind the scenes.

With this in mind, we have created blog to help you to stay abreast of the latest trends in the our area, engage with industry experts, and read up on investment tips from our team of seasoned professionals.

Friday, February 23, 2018

February 23 – Weekend Events

Here’s a look at what’s happening in our area this weekend:   Read More »

Friday, February 16, 2018

Happy President’s Day Weekend!

Here’s a look at some events that are happening in our area this weekend.   Read More »

Friday, February 09, 2018

February 9 – Weekend Events

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Friday, February 02, 2018

February 2 – Weekend Events

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Garbage Disposal 101

If you are fortunate enough to have the modern convenience of a garbage disposal, then you need to know how to take care of it. (Repair visits range from $60 to $300!) While most food scraps are safe to dump down the drain — citrus peels (great to deodorize a smelly drain), meat scraps, most peels, and skins — there are eight items that can cause problems when put down the drain.  Read More »

Friday, January 19, 2018

How to Repair Common Toilet Troubles

Plumbing problems can be frustrating, and while attempting a repair on your own might be intimidating, many common issues can be easily repaired in a short amount of time. Below is a list of common toilet troubles and what you can do to fix them.  Read More »

Friday, January 12, 2018

January 12 – Weekend Events

For all the foodies out there, Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week is January 26 – February 4. Over 60 restaurants will offer a $35 three-course dinner for one or a $35 dinner for two. Many will also offer lunch specials at $10, $15, or $20 per person. This is a great opportunity to explore the unique character of Alexandria’s various neighborhoods and their eateries. Be sure to make reservations early, the more popular restaurants get booked up quickly.   Read More »

Friday, January 05, 2018

January 5th Weekend Events

Once the holiday season is over, I’m ready for spring to hurry up and get here. However, since there’s no rushing through the cold months of January and February a great way to make winter fun is to visit one of the many ski resorts that are a just a short drive from Northern Virginia. Many are close enough that you can easily wake up early, go skiing, snowboarding, or tubing and drive home all in one day! Below is a list of some of the more popular resorts that are under a five hour drive from Northern Virginia.   Read More »

Thursday, December 14, 2017

December 15 – Weekend Events

Here’s a look at what’s happening this weekend.  Read More »

Friday, December 08, 2017

December 8 – Weekend Events

Here’s a look at what’s happening in our area this weekend.   Read More »



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