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Townhomes in Fairfax Virginia for Sale - 03/25/11 07:51 AM
Townhomes in Fairfax Virginia for Sale The townhome communities around the Fair Lakes area of Fairfax have a lot to offer and have maintained their values, even with the depressed housing market we've recently experienced. They are popular with the buyers for many reasons. First, they are newer, and many have attributes such as gourmet kitchens, walk-in closets, master bedroom suites, and three level bump-outs.
Another attraction for the townhomes in Fairfax are their location to many major transportation routes. You can access I-66, Route 29, Route 123, Route 50, and the Fairfax County Parkway in just a matter of (4 comments)
The Best Philly Cheesesteak in Northern Virginia! - 03/22/11 05:11 PM
The Best Philly Cheesesteak in Northern Virginia!Our endless search for the best Philly cheesesteak in Northern Virginia is over now that we've discovered the Philadelphia Tavern in Old Town Manassas. It's a 10! Anyone familiar with the authentic mouth-watering Philly Cheesesteak knows what it means to find something just as good anywhere else in the world. And the warm and cozy Philadelphia Tavern has the best Philly Cheesesteak in Northern Virginia, period. All their food is good, but I have a hard time veering off the Cheesesteak menu, and you'll understand when you try it! Thinly sliced meat, smothered with (1 comments)
Buying vs. Renting - Is Now The Time to Buy? Not sure where whether now is the time to get off the fence and jump into home ownership? The Northern Virginia housing market is starting to see some signs of life. And consider this: Money spent on rent is gone forever; money paid into a home ofyour own increases the equity in your property. Now is the time to pick up a bargain. The recent housing downturn has transformed a "seller's market" into a "buyer's market" and home prices (1 comments)
When you want to get out of the hectic lifestyle of Northern Virginia and treat yourselves to a weekend at a quite country retreat situated in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Lovill House Inn Bed and Breakfast in Boone, North Carolina is the place to go! Beautiful accommodations and surroundings will greet you at the eleven acre wooded estate just one mile from Old Town Boone, North Carolina off the Blue Ridge Parkway. Lovill House Inn Bed and Breakfast in Boone, North Carolina has consistently been awarded (2 comments)
74 books believed to be from the private collection of Thomas Jefferson have recently been found in the rare books collection of Washington University in St. Louis Missouri. Mr. Jefferson owned three libraries, the first of which was destroyed in a fire. His second library was sold to the government for $23,950 to replace the Library of Congress collection destroyed by the British during the War of 1812. His third was disbursed at the time of his death. The discovered collection was owned by Jefferson's granddaughter, Ellen Wayles Randolph Coolidge, and was (1 comments)
My Best Friend is a Dog - 03/17/11 08:43 PM
We met Rorey via the Potomac Cairn Terrier Rescue group. He was posted as being up for adoption on their web site, and we fell in love at first site. He was a year old. And his story is worth sharing. He was born in a "puppy mill" in Pennsylvania that was closed down by authorities, and had spent the first year of his life outdoors, in a pen, with no one holding him, brushing him, loving him - and obviously no one adopting him. What a cold world he must have thought it was. His nose is a little crooked, (3 comments)
Condo for Sale in Falls Church Virginia - Skyline Plaza - 03/15/11 11:11 AM
Condo for sale in Falls Church Virginia, Skyline Plaza - $172,000Here's the perfect condo for the busy professional who wants to be a stone's throw to the Nation's Capitol. Just a half-mile to I-95 and minutes to D.C., this beautiful high-rise condo has a priceless view of the monuments, including Washington Monument and National Cathedral. (Fourth of July on your balcony will be amazing!) This beautiful 21st floor condo for sale is located in Falls Church, Virginia right across the Potomac River from Washington, Skyline Plaza is just minutes to the Pentagon, the shops and restaurants of Shirlington, Ronald Reagan Airport, (2 comments)
Townhome for Sale in Centreville, Virginia - Heritage Estates Community - 03/07/11 07:56 AM
Townhome for Sale in Centreville, Virginia - $260,000 (Short Sale) Excellent short sale opportunity on a great 3 level townhome in Heritage Estates. Home has a beautiful kitchen with island that opens on to the dinning room with lots of natural sunlight. Three bedrooms upstairs with dual entry spacious bath. Lovely basement has a wood-burning fireplace, an exercise area, & opens to a walk-out fully fenced back yard. Short sale to be professionally negotiated. Centreville is a D.C. Metro area community located in Fairfax County and is about 20 miles from the nation's capitol. It's a wonderful bedroom community with much (3 comments)
Short Sale Question for any Short Sale Gurus - 03/05/11 04:29 PM
Guys and gals, I just got a phone call from someone wanting to sell their home as a Short Sale. It's a high-end home, and she owes 1.2 million on it (today's value should be somewhere around 750K). But she has a foreclosure date already set, March 15. Are we too late trying to take her the short sale route? Can we get the foreclosure process stopped? Greatly apreciate any and all help. (5 comments)
The Amazing Turbo Encabulator! - 03/03/11 07:24 PM
And so I am told, that... "Rockwell International decided to get into the heavy duty automatic transmission business. They were getting ready to tape their first introductory video. As a warm up, the stage crew began what has become a legend within the training industry. This man should have won an academy award for his stellar performance. This was a rehearsal for camera, lighting and stage crew (complete ad-libbing).It is said this video is still utilized as a training aide for incoming Congressmen, lawyers, and current White House Administrators. Enjoy!!"
Welcome to Virginia! I love seeing that sign when I return to Northern Virginia, even if it's just coming from neighboring Maryland. What a wonderful place to live...the Old Dominion state! As one of the thirteen original colonies, the birthplace of eight presidents, and site of many national treasures such as Mount Vernon and Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia is rich in American history. And there is always something to do here...somewhere new to explore. We are just hours away from the mountains (and skiing), or the ocean, and a four-hour Acela Train ride to New York. We have Wolftrap, (1 comments)
Northern Virginia Utility Phone Numbers - 03/03/11 03:28 PM
Virginia Power For most areas in Northern Virginia Residential Service - 888-667-3000 Power failure - 703-934-9660 Loudon County - 703-934-9699 Manassas City Utilities - 703-257-8219 Dominion Virginia Power - 888-667-3000 Northern Virginia Electric Co-Operative Northern Neck Electric Coop - 800-243-2860 Northern Virginia Electric Coop - 703-335-0500 For some areas of Prince William County - 703-335-0500 Branch office (Gainesville) - 703-754-6707 Washington Gas Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Prince William County - 703-750-1000 Loudon County - 800-752-7520 Gainesville - 800-223-8452 Columbia Gas - 800-543-8911 Water and Sewer Alexandria - 703-549-7080 Arlington - 703-358-3636 Fairfax City - 703-385-7915 Fairfax County - 703-698-5800 Fall Church (0 comments)
Northern Virginia Home Sales, February 2011 - 03/03/11 07:11 AM
Northern Virginia Home Sales, February 2011 Because we've seen an increase in buyer activity in recent weeks, including situations where there have been multiple contracts on properties, these are surprising results. In the Northern Virginia area, to include Arlington, Alexandria, and all of Fairfax County including Manassas City and Fairfax City, we actually saw a slight decrease in sales in February from the same time period in 2010. Consumer confidence just isn't where we'd like it to be, or people are still holding off to see what direction the economy is going to go.
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