The Uber waiting room, updating dated decor and Family STEM Night

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Are the Washington Redskins coming to Reston? Plus, D.C. median home price hits $566K

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Family Splash on Friday at RCC, Fairfax Co. “Discovery Trail” Map Guide

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  • Less than 15 percent of new rentals built in D.C. since 2014 were affordable (via Curbed DC)
  • Quiz: Where in D.C. should you buy your first home? (via Curbed DC)
  • File this under the #nicetodream category: The driveway is becoming the main event — some boast their own roadside attractions, extensive landscaping and even a pro race track. (via WSJ)
  • In that same file: A shortage of developed land is driving up lot prices in affluent areas like Beverly Hills, Southampton, Miami and Chicago. (via WSJ)

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Growing old in the suburbs; Reston Library events for kids, teens

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  • Regional panel OKs bus-rapid-transit for Tysons-Alexandria corridor (via Inside NOVA)
  • Metrobus riders have a higher risk of injury and are much more likely to be in a collision and experience crime than bus riders in other metropolitan areas, according to a WMATA report (via Greater Greater Washington)
  • Many boomers in denial over possible problems of growing old in the suburbs (via The Herald)
  • These prefab homes can be built in three weeks (via Wired)

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Events at Reston Library; The Shrinking of the American Lawn

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Posh laundry rooms, too many $100M homes and living in a houseboat

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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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Reston single family homes with 4 bedrooms, $500K-$600K; House hunting by helicopter

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Food Truck Thursday returns to RTC; How to hide TV cords

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  • This Sunday, April 10, is Good Deeds Day at Gesher Jewish Day School (4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax) from 1 to 4 p.m. Volunteer for a project throughout the community here.
  • Also on Sunday: There will also be 7:30 p.m. outdoor screening of “Another Way of Living: The Story of Reston, VA” about community founder, Robert Simon, at the Reston Town Center Pavilion (11900 Market Street). Free.
  • The Reston Regional Library offers the opportunity for students to read to trained therapy dogs for 15 minutes on April 12. Sign up here.
  • From RestonNowFood Truck Thursday has returned to Reston Town Center. The vendors will park at Reston Town Square Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Thursday of the month through the summer and early fall.

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Poll: What’s the top item you’re looking for in your next home?

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