11 Tips to Preparing Your Home For Your Summer Vacation

Linda Barrett Features, Home & Design

If you are traveling this summer, there is more to do to get ready than just pack your suitcase. Here are important tips for leaving your house for summer vacation. When you leave your home for an extended period of time, like a summer vacation, there are things you need to do to ensure that your home remains safe while …

Top 10 Most Expensive New Listings for April 2021

Bright MLS Real Estate

The real estate market is still going strong. See the Top 10 most expensive listings in the Metropolitan DC area courtesy of Bright MLS 658 Live Oak DriveMcLean, VA Architecture: Manor, TransitionalList Price: $12,888,000 A gated entrance and an impressive approach introduce Live Oaks, a 13,000 sq ft spiritual retreat where one can walk to the Potomac River and Scott’s …

March 2021 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

MARCH 2021Data as of April 6, 2021 Median Sales Price The First Quarter 2021 median sale ($497 .0K) price rose 7% year over year. The March ’21 monthly sales price ($516 .0K) was $16K higher than the median list price – a ten-year record for all properties sold. The Bright MLS I T3 Home Demand Index pointed to “High” demand …

Top 10 Most Expensive New Listings

Bright MLS Real Estate

 Information courtesy of Bright MLS 3150 South St NWWashington, DC Architecture: Contemporary PenthouseList Price: $18,000,000 Prominently positioned above prestigious Georgetown with breathtaking views overlooking the Potomac River, Penthouse 2C has been curated for the most discerning tastes. This exquisite property contains offers over 6,400 square feet of living space designed for sophisticated living and entertaining. The foyer introduces the residence …

March-April 2021 Local Real Estate Experts

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

Our real estate market is the envy of the nation. So, it comes as no surprise that so many of our area Realtors are celebrated in national magazines and newspapers for their accomplishments and dedication to the industry. Here are a few for your consideration. Laurie Mensing Christie’s International Real Estate Ranked in the top 1% of agents nationwide, Laurie …

February 2021 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

FEBRUARY 2021Data as of March 4, 2021 February 2021 D.C. Metro Market Activity D.C. Metro: February Home Sales and Median Prices SUMMARY Condo/co-op and townhome units continued their record run across the D.C. Metro: condo/co-op closings (1,379) hit a February best and the second-highest level in a decade, while upcoming sales (1,590) climbed to a new peak for the month. …

March-April 2021 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See what’s new in the real estate market. Walker Bend Estates Great Falls, VA | $2,790,000 • Located in the heart of Great Falls near the Village Center • Three new luxury properties sited on 1 acre to 5+ acre lots • Accessed by a private, paved road. No HOA. • Located in the “Langley Pyramid” • Built by GE …

What To Expect From Scotts Run South’s New Buildings

TysonsToday Staff Real Estate

You’ll be hard-pressed to find a local that hasn’t heard of Scotts Run—the 40-acre mixed suburban area near the McLean Metro station. It’s essentially a small “city” within a city, featuring a number of malls, restaurants, parks, residential areas, and other places. The most defining aspect of Scotts Run is how construction here is never really completed. Its recent projects …

January 2021 Housing Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

JANUARY 2021Data as of February 4, 2021 January 2021 D.C. Metro Market Activity D.C. Metro: January Home Sales and Median Prices SUMMARY The D.C. Metro’s January 2021 performance reflected buyers continued engagement in the market in the new year. Homes spent over two fewer weeks up for sale (an eight-year record decline), coming under contract in 11 days. Sales prices …