Local Real Estate News
- MOD Pizza and Brown Bag are scheduled to open this summer in the Plaza America shopping center (RestonNow)
- Why traffic studies make our cities worse for everyone — If the goal is that all development should never increase road congestion, car-centric, sprawled-out cities will never be able to change. (via co.exist)
- The overall U.S. housing market has recovered from the crisis that plunged the country into recession. But a new analysis by The Washington Post shows that the recovery has been deeply uneven, creating winners and losers along lines of race, income and geography.
- Even rich people may have low credit scores that hurt their chances of getting a jumbo loan (via WSJ)
Upcoming Local Events
The Fairfax County Water Mine (1400 Lake Fairfax Drive) opens Memorial Day Weekend. The facility offers more than an acre of slides, flumes, sprays, showers, floatables, an interactive water playground and a 725 foot lazy river. Save on a season pass by purchasing your ticket before May 30 — $89/single (reg. $105), $156/family of 2 (reg. $184) and $52/each additional person (reg. $58). Receive 4 free guest passes with purchase of a Gold Rush family season pass.
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