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By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
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Ordway Gardens is a group of mid-rise brick buildings built soon after World Was II ended, designed to be apartment dwellings for returning veterans and their brides.  In the late 1970's, most of the units were converted to condominiums, and today they are about the closest thing you'll find to a...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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  This is the neigborhood in Washington, DC.  Everyone wants live here, or to come here to eat and enjoy the city.Logan Circle is the quintessential NW DC neighborhood.  It simply looks and feels right, without the attitude one finds with the usually older & more established NW neighborhoods.Penn...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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Capitol Hill is also a neighborhood in Washington, a big village, split halfway across, half in the NE and half in the SE quadrant of Washington, DC.  Politicians work here, but people live here also.On the north side, an iconic landmark is Union Station, of which 60,000 use daily, shown here to ...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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Capitol Hill is also a neighborhood in Washington, a big village, split halfway across, half in the NE and half in the SE quadrant of Washington, DC.  Politicians work here, but people live here also.On the south side of this neighborhood is essentially Barracks Row, and the rebirth of the Navy Y...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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Councilmember Charles Allen was quoted in the Washington City Paper (8/21/2015) saying "Southwest is an absolutely incredible neighborhood.  It'a neighborhood that has so many things: Metro stations,water access, parks & greenspaces, small and big residential buildings.  A lot of people just didn...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
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I met this big guy on the 2300 block of M Street NW, on my way to show a condo down the street.  For a minute, I thought he was a gigantic piggy bank.  He stood in front of a youth center, and I thought this was a fund raising effort.  And I would have put in a contribution, but he turned out to ...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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My  neighborhood, my home, is Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. When I say that, you think of where I walk my dog every Sunday evening:and I can understand that.  But that's not at all that I think of.  I think of a village, most of it within the Capitol Hill Historic District. Really, I think of m...
By John Coleman
(Jason Martin Group)
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Down Payment Assistance Programs in Washington, DC See a list of properties available around Washington, DC.   Need a reputable lender recommendation? Feel free to call John Coleman at (202) 427-9689.             The purpose of this blog post is to highlight some of the down payment assistance pr...
By John Coleman
(Jason Martin Group)
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Should I Get a Home Inspection in DC?  See a list of all the newly listed properties around DC.               The purpose of this blog post is to explore what you should consider during your inspection period when buying a home in Washington, DC. This can be one of the toughest parts of the trans...
By John Coleman
(Jason Martin Group)
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Buying New Construction Condos in Washington, DC  See a list of all the new condos listed around DC.               The purpose of this blog is to explore what you should consider when buying a new construction condo in Washington, DC. With the numbers of new buildings coming available, it's impor...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 5
It starts tomorrow at Baltimore's Camden Yards - the Baltimore Orioles play the Washington Nationals.Who to root for?  For many of us, it's complicated.My Uncle Vicky played for the Washington Senators back in the day, but both of my parents grew up in Baltimore, and my extended family have alway...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
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Speechless Sunday:  Why they Call it Rock Creek I am a lucky woman.  When I drive from my home to my office, it's through a national park with a beautiful creek that runs through it.  And they have little areas where you can pull over and, if you want, pull out your camera or iPhone to snap a sho...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 37
I was driving home from showing property and saw this building - I have no idea what it is.  But between the clock tower and the roof line, I just thought it was interesting.  Then, as luck would have it, a traffic light turned red just long enough for me to grab my iPad Mini and snapped this sho...
By John Coleman
(Jason Martin Group)
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Housing Market Report for July 2016 - Capitol Hill, Washington DC Real estate market data for Capitol Hill, Washington DC provided by John Coleman of Jason Martin Group.  Median Sale Prices Were Up on the Hill but Closed Sales Were Down What the graphic above shows is that the average sales price...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
Comments 4
  This is the neigborhood in Washington, DC.  Everyone wants live here, or to come here to eat and enjoy the city.Logan Circle is the quintessential NW DC neighborhood.  It simply looks and feels right, without the attitude one finds with the usually older & more established NW neighborhoods.Penn...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
Comments 1
Capitol Hill is also a neighborhood in Washington, a big village, split halfway across, half in the NE and half in the SE quadrant of Washington, DC.  Politicians work here, but people live here also.On the north side, an iconic landmark is Union Station, of which 60,000 use daily, shown here to ...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
Comments 0
Capitol Hill is also a neighborhood in Washington, a big village, split halfway across, half in the NE and half in the SE quadrant of Washington, DC.  Politicians work here, but people live here also.On the south side of this neighborhood is essentially Barracks Row, and the rebirth of the Navy Y...
By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
Comments 2
Councilmember Charles Allen was quoted in the Washington City Paper (8/21/2015) saying "Southwest is an absolutely incredible neighborhood.  It'a neighborhood that has so many things: Metro stations,water access, parks & greenspaces, small and big residential buildings.  A lot of people just didn...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 34
In and around Washington, DC the term “affordable housing” is an oxymoron.  But first-time buyers can find something that works well for them - as long as they are willing to compromise.  And during the house hunting process, they often have to reconsider several of the non-negotiable criteria th...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 2
Right now, there are only three houses listed on Active Status in Washington's Cleveland Park. But considering how few buyers are out there looking at the moment, there are some wonderful opportunities for anyone who wants a home in this iconic neighborhood.  There is a restored Queen Ann house o...

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