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Real Estate Agent - eXp Realty - VA0225060364, MD638478
Keeping Real Estate REAL for Northern Virginia, Suburban Maryland, and Washington DC.
Take a ride with us as we go on the Burke Lake Park Miniature Train.The train is a 1/3 scale Central Pacific Huntington steam engine. The current engine is a replica of the original that was in service from 1967 to 2005.The track is 1.75 miles and it does a loop around and the start and end depot...
Are you interested in moving to Northern Virginia and want to know more about Burke?So who was Silas Burke? Was he famous? A landowner? Politician? Who were the Coffer’s? We’re going to find all this out when we explore Burke VA.For a complete list of parks, shopping centers and things to do in B...
Where to Watch Fireworks in Northern Virginia           Vienna Fireworks Celebration, Vienna, July 1 Lake Fairfax Fourth of July Celebration, Reston, July 2 Workhouse Arts Center Fourth of July Fireworks, Lorton, July 2 Annual Independence Day Parade and Fireworks, Fairfax, July 4 – 5 4th of Jul...
Back with another video!We visited Fredericksburg, Virginia last month to check out a few neighborhoods. In this video we cruised the Old Mill District, College Heights, Altoona, the Village of Idlewild, 600 Amelia (Liberty Place), Historic downtown, and Cobblestone Square.Which neighborhood is y...
Let's face it, nobody likes to be in a situation where you have to file a complaint. Social media makes it easy to complain about poor service, as do sites like Reddit, and Next Door. Consumers can write reviews on Yelp or Google. But reviews don't always tell the whole story.Sadly, there are tim...
On Monday, January 4th, we had the most snow than we've had in 2 years.It was quite the storm and caused a giant back up on I-95, the main corridor in our area. Hundreds if not thousands of drivers who were stranded on I-95 in our area, including our very own Senator Tim Kaine. I-95 is the major ...
Back in 2008 I wrote a post about Buyer/Broker Agreements.In fourteen years, the real estate industry has changed and so have the laws in Virginia, Maryland and the District.I'm going to review the provisions regarding Agency for each of the jurisdictions in this 6-part series.MarylandIn the stat...
After 16 years with my previous brokerage, I'm proud to announce that I have made the move to eXp Realty!Why eXp?I decided to join eXp because of their robust earning opportunities.In addition to monthly fees that are less than one quarter what I was paying, eXp offers greater earning potential a...
This post is about where to eat in West Springfield, Virginia. Sometimes we take for granted the grocery stores, pharmacy and shops in our own neighborhood. This includes the restaurants in our immediate area. Along with the standard fast food options, there are established family restaurants tha...
I'm happy to bring you my first video about West Springfield, Virginia. I have made West Springfield my home for 23 of the 25 years that I have lived in Northern Virginia.I first moved here in 1996, the year I got married. I lived in Dumfries, and at the time, it was a 45 minute commute to the Al...

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