There has been a growing trend and interest over the last years in urban gardening. Backyard vegetable gardens are popping up everywhere and people have also started raising their own chickens and turkeys. The movement is largely driven by greater environmental awareness as well as a desire to know and control more what is in […]
While prices in the rest of the country are still struggeling to recover, our area did great over the last year according to this article on CNN.com .
When thinking about Tysons Corner “bicycle friendly” is likely not the first thing that crosses your mind. Well, a Tysons Corner Bicycle Master Plan is in the works to create a bike network in four phases over the next 20 years. Phase one calls for construction of a small trail that will connect Pimmit Hills […]
According to the Washington Post a new Wal-Mart is planned in Tysons Corner at Rt 7 and Westwood Center Drive. It will be a smaller store than the typical super centers – focusing more on groceries and fresh food. It is planned for the site of the Moore Cadillac dealership and will be a quarter mile […]
The sales activity at the Fountains at McLean was great in 2010. There were 24 homes sold in 2010 versus 23 homes sold in 2009. The lowest price was a 1br/1ba unit that sold for $200,000. The highest price was a 2br/2ba property at $337,000. The sales mix has changed this year. In 2009 about […]
Avalon, which operates 21 apartment complexes in the Washington area, broke ground on a new 354-unit apartment late 2010. Called Avalon Park Crest, the apartments will be part of the larger Park Crest development that includes condos, apartments and a Harris Teeter grocery store. Avalon hopes to complete the project by spring 2012, one year before the Dulles Metrorail […]