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Lexington Fairness Celebrates 15 Years

Lexington Fairness Celebrates 15 Years

Lexington Fairness celebrates the 15 year anniversary of the successful passing of a local fairness ordinance preventing discrimination based on sexuality or gender identity in work, housing and public accommodations. In doing so, Lexington Kentucky lawmakers stepped up to the plate to help protect the LGBT community that was not being treated fairly in many… Read more »

What You Get In Washington DC for $1.1 Million

1311 Irving St NW, Washington, DC 20010

Washington DC Realtor, Evan Johnson, shows you what you get for $1,099,000 the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington DC. This 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath urban row house is 4 levels with 3 as the owners unit and the lower level as an income rental unit.  Built in 1900, this home has been updated throughout with… Read more »

California Real Estate Agents Numbers Increase

It is common for the number of real estate agents to increase during good times and dwindle in the rough patches and the number of California real estate agents might be starting the turnaround.
The number of California real estate agents peaked at the end of 2007 which plays right into normal trends. Housing activity hit its high in 2005 with prices hitting in 2006.

Buying Naked – TLC New Show

Buying Naked is a new, 2 part, reality show airing November 20 at 10pm EST. The show takes place in Pasco County, Florida and features home buyers in the nude.

Gayest Place in America Goes to Washington DC!

The New York Times has crunched the data and found Washington DC to be the Gayest Place in America. From gay bars to census data, Washington DC has numbers to stand out(or be out). This was not always to case but our nations capital changed and opened up over the past two decades.

Spider Webs And Selling Your Home

While selling your home, it is best to have it show like a gem inside and out. A home I recently listed for sale had a special problem outside that we had to combat. Spider webs on the windows were everywhere. They were not really too noticeable from the outside, but from looking out the… Read more »

17th Street High Heel Race

The historic and hysterical 17th Street High Heel Race is coming up quick. This Washington, DC tradition is a must watch and experience event. Starting at Cobalt located at 17th and R St NW and ending several blocks south at JR’s Bar and (Grill) at 17th and Church.

QR Codes and You – Scan One Now & See

QR Codes, in real estate, can give you a tremendous amount of information is just a couple seconds on your smartphone. Take a tour, get details or contact the agent immediately.

Open House Success Begins with Trust

When you are buying a home or listing your home for sale, you have a lot to consider. If you are buying, you will no doubt be viewing and walking through many houses in search for the one that makes you feel “at home.”

Swim Safely & Securely This Summer

Summer is here, bringing with it beautiful sunshine, warm weather and children with a lot of free time on their hands. Much of that time is likely to be spent swimming, whether at the beach or a local pool, and so some reminders on safety tips are in order.

Reel Affirmations

Reel Affirmations – Celebrating 20 years of bringing LGBT films to the nation’s capital. This year’s films represent a fabulous assortment of LGBT to fit everyone. With 55 films in 8 venues, these 10 days keep you busy.

Market Snapshot

Let’s Be Green! After years of sending paper versions of Comparative Market Analysis Reports (CMA’s) out to the community, we have implemented a new service called Market Snapshot. We are excited about the opportunities it provides because it gives YOU the control to review instant up-to-date reports when you please. The first step is to simply input general details about your home and letting the system know when you want the report link emailed to you (usually monthly) and that is it.

Sterling Home In Cardinal Glen Community – SOLD!

Great town house alternative! Beautiful, open detached home in Cardinal Glen Community. Home features large and bright living and dining room with vaulted ceilings, updated eat-in kitchen with beautiful porcelain tile, family room, 3 generously sized bedrooms, updated bathrooms, & freshly painted throughout. The outside features a large deck and fenced back yard. Cute front porch and 1 car garage!…

Renovated Columbia Heights Condo – SOLD!

Bright & open renovated condo with balcony in heart of Columbia Heights. The unit overlooks the courtyard and has been freshly painted, carpeted, & has all new stainless steel kitchen appliances. The gourmet kitchen also features Silestone countertops, maple cabinets, & butcher block island w/wine rack. The bathroom features marble and wainscoting. 1 Block to Metro, Giant, Target and restaurants.