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Each month Doug shares valuable information in a range of topics related to real estate. Click below to read Doug’s real estate tips, real estate market news, Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. neighborhood spotlights, and more. Stop by again for regular monthly updates. And, to never miss monthly news, sign up for Doug’s newsletter here.

  • 2.4 min readPublished On: July 19, 2022

    After two years of extraordinary growth, real estate transactions have slowed across the DC metro region.

  • 1.3 min readPublished On: June 15, 2022

    Happy Summer! The month of June is in full swing and with it brings new beginnings for so many.

  • 1.7 min readPublished On: April 18, 2022

    The real estate market in the Washington DC metro region continues to experience extremely high volatility.

  • 0.7 min readPublished On: April 4, 2022

    The spring real estate market is in full swing in Northern Virginia with a strong bias towards sellers.

  • 2.6 min readPublished On: February 17, 2022

    When it comes to buying a home, a vital part of the search is choosing the neighborhood right for you.

  • 1.2 min readPublished On: February 10, 2022

    While events in life cause pain, it is often times the loving and caring community that get you through these tough moments.

  • 1.4 min readPublished On: January 19, 2022

    The start of a new year brings a fresh start. But even as we celebrate, it is impossible not to reflect on 2021.

  • 1.8 min readPublished On: January 9, 2022

    One trend that has proven to be enduring and that has become a home building must is first floor bedroom suites.

  • 2.6 min readPublished On: December 7, 2021

    Dunn Loring is an oasis of quiet living, greenery and many single-family homes with a strong community feel.

  • 2.7 min readPublished On: December 5, 2021

    The new year is a great time to revamp your living space and and seeing what is currently trending is a great starting point.

  • 3 min readPublished On: November 29, 2021

    In order to make the best home decision, it is important to stay up to date on which projects will lead to a greater return.

  • 1.5 min readPublished On: November 20, 2021

    In my reflection, I came to understand that it was imperative to highlight my key brand message, central to everything I stand for.

  • 1.3 min readPublished On: November 17, 2021

    Located in McLean, Virginia, Woodlea Mill is a 71-acre community that is highly sought-after when homes become available.

  • 1.4 min readPublished On: October 15, 2021

    The Town of Vienna was founded over 125 years ago and has maintained its core of community and history.

  • 1.2 min readPublished On: October 15, 2021

    Volunteering allow me to make a connection to my community through more than just my words and gives me gratitude to help others.

  • 2.2 min readPublished On: October 12, 2021

    While it’s fun to decorate your home for the holidays, it’s much more important to prepare your home for the cold winter months.

  • 2.6 min readPublished On: October 9, 2021

    Only twenty minutes away from cultural hub of Washington, D.C, residents have the best at their fingertips when in Fairfax.

  • 2.5 min readPublished On: October 3, 2021

    Before even stepping through the front door of your listing, homebuyers already have formed first impressions of your property.

  • 2.2 min readPublished On: September 15, 2021

    The idea of buying a brand new house might be appealing to you. However, the process might be a bit daunting to many.

  • 1.6 min readPublished On: September 10, 2021

    The transition from Summer to Fall is a time for a fresh start—whether in your career, personal life, or in real estate decisions.

  • 1.3 min readPublished On: September 10, 2021

    Potomac Yard is full of new development and newly built homes. From townhomes to condos - it has something for everyone.

  • 2.7 min readPublished On: August 12, 2021

    Situated along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria, Virginia is a contemporary city with a storied past.

  • 2.6 min readPublished On: July 25, 2021

    Of all the decisions to make while preparing to sell a home, the most important choice may be pricing.

  • 0.8 min readPublished On: July 8, 2021

    I am thrilled to announce the formation of my own team to create a business that is aligned around the markets in Virginia.

  • 3.9 min readPublished On: June 25, 2021

    Join Our Team General office duties Professional dress and appearance at all times. Keep DR updated

  • 1 min readPublished On: June 24, 2021

    It's graduation season. Good change is in the air. The world is opening. Young people are wrapping

  • 2.4 min readPublished On: June 11, 2021

    The Dylan represents a new vision for refined living in the Potomac Yard neighborhood of Alexandria, VA.

  • 2.4 min readPublished On: June 11, 2021

    Spanning over 32 acres of Fairfax County, the Mosaic District offers a strong sense of community for

  • 2.9 min readPublished On: May 30, 2021

    It may be hard to believe, but in early 2020 only 20 percent of the American workforce worked from home all or

  • 2.6 min readPublished On: May 24, 2021

    Located on the banks of the Potomac River and just ten miles from the center of Washington,

  • 2.4 min readPublished On: May 16, 2021

    As homeowners begin to prepare their home to sell, there are many factors to consider. Even in a seller’s

  • 1.9 min readPublished On: May 9, 2021

    In this highly ambiguous world we have been living in the last 15 months, I have watched my daughters attend

  • 3.2 min readPublished On: May 8, 2021

    Clarendon-Courthouse, Cherrydale, Donaldson Run, East Falls Church, National Landing. These are just

  • 3.6 min readPublished On: April 19, 2021

    Over the course of my career, first at one of the nation’s largest new home developers and now as a top

  • 1 min readPublished On: March 24, 2021

    The DC real estate market offers a very favorable environment for home sellers. Data provided by Bright MLS

  • 2.7 min readPublished On: March 11, 2021

    Located in Fairfax County, Vienna is located 17 miles from downtown Washington, D.C. Living in Vienna offers

  • 2.6 min readPublished On: February 9, 2021

    The community of the future is here—and it is located in Northern Virginia. Located directly across the

  • 5.4 min readPublished On: February 2, 2021

    Looking for something to do in Alexandria, Va.? No matter where your interests lie, Alexandria offers something to delight!

  • 0.6 min readPublished On: January 10, 2021

    2020 was our most successful year to date. We represented clients in 27 transactions, selling just north of

  • 1.6 min readPublished On: January 4, 2021

    Welcome to the new and my blog! I’ve been in the real estate industry in the Washington D.C. metro