‘Mini-Manhattan’ And High Rises: Predictions From A Realtor Relocating Amazon Employees To The Area

Rachel Kurzius Around Town, Finance, Real Estate

Via DCist Photo Courtesy of CNBC Northern Virginia officials aren’t the only ones who’ve spent the past year knee-deep in negotiations with Amazon. The Jeff & Joseph Group, which is affiliated with TTR Sotheby’s International Realty, has been in conversation with the Seattle-based tech giant since the spring. The fruits of their labor? “MyHQHome,” a service they have launched to assist …

Help to Get Through Route 7 Construction

Analiese Kreutzer Around Town

If you travel on Route 7 west of Tysons in the middle of the day during the week, you have probably noticed that your travel has become pretty unpredictable lately. Sometimes, everything is as usual, and it’s a quick trip with very little traffic, and other times—usually when you’re rushing to get somewhere on time—lane closures cause an unexpected slowdown. …

Your Weekly Tax Tip: Beware the Tax Torpedo

Turner, Leins, & Gold, LLC Finance

Putting off distributions and holding assets in your retirement accounts as long as possible may seem like a good idea, but waiting too long can cause a major tax problem. When you reach 70 ½, the trigger requiring minimum distributions (RMDs) from qualified retirement accounts is pulled and a potential tax torpedo is launched. RMDs explained RMDs apply to Traditional …

KGD Proposes New Tower in Tysons

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

KGD Proposes New Tower in Tysons The proposed project will consist of 291 luxury apartments centrally located in Tysons Corner on Watson Street near the intersection of International Drive. It is directly across from Tysons Corner shopping mall, less than a 5-minute walk to the Tysons Corner Metro Station on the Silver Line, and convenient to the many shopping, restaurant and service opportunities in …

Free Ice Cream For Grand Opening At Tysons Galleria

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

Find out why Ice Cream Jubilee’s flavors have been voted Best Ice Cream in DC 4 years in a row in the Washington Post and Washingtonian magazine! Choose from Cookies & Cookie Dough, Thai Iced Tea, vegan Peanut Butter Chocolate, Banana Bourbon Caramel, and more! Follow at @icecreamjubilee on Instagram and Facebook. Ice Cream Jubilee will be open from December 4 – …

Bulova will not seek re-election

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

“The top political figure in Virginia’s largest jurisdiction says she won’t seek another term. Sharon Bulova is chairman of the Board of Supervisors in Fairfax County. The 71-year-old Democrat announced Thursday that she won’t seek re-election next year. Bulova said in a phone interview that she will support Democratic Supervisor Jeff McKay to succeed her.” – WTOP Her letter to …

NextStop Theatre Presents Shrek The Musical

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture, Arts

Some of the area’s top youth actors are part of a special production of Shrek The Musical, playing the NextStop Theatre through Dec. 22. Based on the blockbuster movie, the musical tells the story of everyone’s favorite ogre, who sets off on a hero’s journey through a fairytale kingdom, with a wise-cracking donkey by his side and a Princess in …