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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 »

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.

1010 Mass Condo – For Sale

Great, north facing 1 bedroom + den home in 1010 Mass Condo. Unit features a park view, hardwood floors throughout, gourmet kitchen w/granite & stainless steel appliances, floor to ceiling windows, private balcony, luxurious bathroom w/soaking tub, 1 car parking and storage.1010 Mass offers 24 hour front desk & security, roof top w/barbecues, seating,& a pool. Minutes to numerous Metro Stations.

Great Starter Home or Investment Property – For Sale

Great top floor unit overlooking beautiful courtyard in Arbors of Arlington Community. Unit features refinished Parquet Floors, renovated kitchen and bathroom, newer windows and paint. Enjoy large rooms with open floor plan with upgraded carpet in the bedroom. One block off route 50 and Glebe. Minutes to shopping and DC and public transportation. Great as an investment property.

Penn Quarter Condo In DC – SOLD!

Most exciting location between White House & US Capitol. Museums, restaurants, Verizon Ctr, Metro & more! Luxury building with wonderful staff & 24-hr security, gym, dreamy roof deck w/pool & magnificent monument views. Light & bright mint condition Jr 1BR opening to large terrace perfect for gardening & entertaining. Wood floors, granite, W/D, extra storage & more. A must see! Rental parking available.

Dupont Coop Copley Plaza on 17th – SOLD!

ENORMOUS Studio (approx 544sf) with tiny monthly fee of $246 including Utilities and Property Taxes! Spectacular Location on 17th @ Church St! Quiet space w/abundant light, Pet Friendly Bldg. w/world class Roof Deck! Lobby w/Front Desk, limited rental parking LOW PRICE & FEES w/GREAT AMENITIES in a GREAT LOCATION, Purchase for what you would pay to rent! Seller reserves right to areject any offer…

3% Down Conventional Financing

I ran across this and wanted to share it as an alternative to FHA 3.5% down payment financing. FHA financing is used tremendously right now for purchasers that are not looking to put down 20% on their home purchase. FHA (Federal Housing Administration) loans do have some challenges for condo that do not meet specific requirements like FHA loan concentration.

Renovate your kitchen or bath?

You’ve decided that your kitchen or bathroom is due for a facelift. Where to start?Metro Weekly takes on that time tested question. “Local real-estate agent Evan Johnson suggests that if you can only afford to do one, focus on the kitchen.”

Gay Real Estate in DC

Washington City Paper “There Goes the Gayborhood: Gay real estate isn’t just about Dupont Circle anymore” Evan Johnson, a real estate agent with Coldwell Banker, has two business cards. One, a conventional rectangle, simply says “Evan Johnson Realty Group.” The other is fancier, with two curved corners. It reads: “Evan Johnson, Realtor,” with “” on the back.

DC First Time* $5000 Homebuyer Tax Credit

The $8000 federal tax credit deadline to get a home under contract my be up but that does not mean you are out of luck in Washington DC. The DC “First-Time Homebuyer Individaul Income Tax Credit” is expected to be voted in retroactively as years past has proven. The credit has been over shadowed by the federal tax… Read more »