Brexit and what it means for U.S. homebuyers

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Market in a Minute: Leaving ‘Inside the Beltway’

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MCE for sale signMcEnearney Market in a Minute (April 2016): “We’ve seen something in the first quarter of the year that we’ll be keeping a close eye on. For the first time in a long time, new contract activity for areas of Northern Virginia inside the Beltway is down while those outside the Beltway are higher. We’re not convinced that three months of activity is enough to say there’s a trend, but it’s possible that the higher prices of close-in communities are causing some buyers to look elsewhere. Stay tuned.”

Click here to read the entire Market in a Minute report for Northern Virginia, here for Washington, D.C. 

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Madewell to open April 27, Reston Home & Garden Expo April 30

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April showers bring May flowers, May flowers bring homebuyers

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Finally the snow has melted and we are ready to see what changes the new season will bring. Whether you are planning a move or are simply anticipating new life in the garden, here are a few gardening tips and tricks to get your home looking great this spring.

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Schools in Fairfax County get a much-needed financial lift

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The Fairfax County School Board recently signed off on a deal that will give the county’s education system an extra boost over the next few years.

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Another assisted living facility slated for Reston, Arab festival tomorrow

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Another assisted living center — known as Waltonwood Reston — with 135 beds is slated to come to Reston on Leesburg Pike, according to RestonNow. This is in addition to the assisted living facility covered earlier by Reston Real Estate Hub.

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Wiehle Station Ventures submits plans for Lincoln at Commerce Park development

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Lincoln at Commerce Park

Wiehle Station Ventures LLC, has filed rezoning and development plans for Lincoln Commerce Park at Commerce Park Drive, Association Drive and Sunrise Valley Drive, according to Reston Connection.

The application outlines the company’s plans to change a surface parking lot into 260 residential units.

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Updated: Valentine’s Day in Reston

NEW: From Curbed D.C. — Totally Free Things to Do on Valentine’s Day in D.C., Mapped

Need dinner ideas? Here’s the promotion Tavern 64 (inside the Hyatt) is running 5-11 p.m. Feb. 12-14; Big Bowl‘s dinner for two; Not Your Average Joe’s; Il Fornaio’s wine tasting for two on Feb. 13; and Melting Pot.

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Walker Nature Center

The Walker Nature Center will host a “Parents’ Night Out” from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 12 so parents can get a head-start on their Valentine’s Day celebration. Kids will play nature games and go on a night hike (weather permitting), design a special clay Valentine, make a red treat and watch classic cartoons.

Drop off begins at 6:45 p.m. For ages 5-12; $15/child RA members, $20/child non-members. Reservations required by Feb. 9 to 703-476-9689 or email naturecenter@reston.org.

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Vectrus comes to Reston; GRACE Free Fridays, Family Day at Air & Space Museum

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Global government services company, Vectrus Systems Corporation, has opened a new office at 11730 Plaza America Drive, Reston. Headquartered out of Colorado Springs, the office will serve as the company’s IT & Network Communication Operations Center and will support the company’s pursuit of additional business in this market, according to a release.

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A blizzard is coming! A blizzard is coming!

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Prepping your home for the cold might seem daunting, but it will protect you and your investment. Do these things now before the snow dumps. 

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