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I just read an article by Prospects Plus about the pros and cons of closing gifts.  As they pointed out, the real estate industry is one of the few (or only?) industries that give closing gifts.  It made me wonder who does give closing gifts here in the rain and what your "success" rate is.  >Her...
Did you know that today is National Arabian Horse Day?  In honor of these beautiful animals, I wanted to highlight Al Marah, a neighborhood in Bethesda MD which was an Arabian Horse farm from the 1950s to the 1970s.    Before there were homes there, Al Marah was a large horse farm raising beautif...
There is some evidence that drinking red wine may offer health benefits. If you are a nondrinker, health experts do not recommend that you start drinking alcohol. But if you enjoy alcohol in moderation, red wine is worth considering. Red wine may be healthier than white wine because of the differ...
Congratulations!  You have decided to put your home on the market.  Now you need to get the property ready for sale.  If you struggle to find the motivation to declutter your home, a decluttering checklist can make the task so much easier. An often-overlooked part of why decluttering is so hard c...
Congratulations!  You are in the market to buy a home.  No doubt you have focused on collecting the funds for the down payment.  Wait! Those aren't all the expenses you have to pay at closing.  You will also have to pay closing costs at settlement. While these costs are generally less than your d...
Lets take a peek at this one bedroom condo in Kenwood Forest II.  The new owner is so excited to call this 704 square foot one bedroom unit  in Kenwood Forest his new home/ .                This one bedroom comes with new appliances, fresh paint and new carpet.  Unlike many condos in Chevy Chase,...
Winter time seems to last forever in January - but I promise that the warm weather will be here soon.  You will start dreaming of walking along the beach or sailing on the Chesapeake Bay.  Maybe you just want to sip your morning coffee while you are looking at the water.  There are lots of choice...
4515 Foxhall Crescent is going to be open on Sunday from 1 to 4.  Be prepared to fall in love with the elegance, light and space that abound in this spectacular Foxhall Crescent home, one of DC’s most sought after developments. Set in the tree-lined entry to the historic Rockefeller Estate, this ...
True love is forever and ever! and what better idea than to buy a Valentine's Day gift for your sweetheart that is a romantic setting to enjoy for years and years to come!  I personally love the idea of a romantic dinner on a rooftop terrace that comes with a penthouse condo or coop! Imagine sipp...
Foxhall Crescents, a collection of nearly 110 homes, is built on the site of the hilly 25 acre estate of Nelson Rockefeller, the former Vice President, and heir to Standard Oil, which extended from Foxhall Road NW south almost to MacArthur Blvd.  The community is just minutes to Georgetown, the ...

Lise Howe

Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
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As an full time and very active Realtor in the DC metro area, I love to write about the DC market, special communities within the market, and new listings, and to connect with other agents in ActiveRain on ways to improve our service to the public and our marketing abilities.