We are looking to purchase a new home—how big of a mortgage should we get? While a mortgage can be an excellent savings vehicle while you are working, borrowing as much as you qualify to borrow may not be [...]
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If anything in the summer of 2017 points to evolving homeowner expectations, it may be the frequency with which locals are integrating screen porches, patios, and outdoor kitchens into original landscaping that artfully marries the house to its setting.
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As our area transforms, new luxury apartment buildings continue to open along the Silver Line through Tysons and Reston. In the past several months, two new properties have opened at opposite ends of the Metro through Tysons—Haden in East [...]
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If you vowed to get more organized in the new year, reconfiguring your closets can go a long way toward achieving your goal. Installing a system where everything has a place and things are easy to take out—and put [...]
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The real estate market starts to pop once the weather turns warm, so if you’ve been waiting to put your home on the market, the time is now. Getting your home prepared early lets you hit the prime buying [...]
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Elegant Articulation Distinguishes Sun Design’s Comprehensive Makeover Of Previously Unused Lower Level Second owners often find that important parts of an otherwise perfect house have been “built-out” in ways that limit new uses.
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It’s that time of year, the season when you re-examine the best ways to use your home as a place for indoor entertainment. As images family, home and hearth come flooding in, it can be difficult sorting out what [...]
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