What sellers leave behind; Upcoming Fairfax County 4-H Fair and Carnival

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  • Washington, D.C. ranks as sixth priciest U.S. city to rent in (via Curbed DC)
  • How much cheaper are the suburbs? (via Forbes)
  • “Real estate closings are hobbled, sometimes even derailed, by a seller’s last-minute adjustment of terms. What the buyer had believed was included in the transaction — the Viking stove, the Sub-Zero refrigerator, the sconces in the living room, the fresco in the dining room, the brass carpet rods on the staircase — isn’t part of the deal after all.”
    What sellers leave behind (via NYTimes Real Estate)
  • 6 things your home stager wishes you knew (via realtor.com)
  • Smart doesn’t always mean an easy home (via NYTimes Real Estate)

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Udvar-Hazy to host Astronaut Academy tomorrow; Metro creates a “Suggestion Box”

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

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Reston makes list of neighborhoods where home prices remain steady; IMAX “A Beautiful Planet” comes to Udvar-Hazy April 29

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  • Reston made the list of five metro D.C. neighborhoods where home prices remain steady (Washingtonian, April 18, 2016)
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is seeking a zoning change in order to build a 16,558-square-foot location at Crowell and Hunter Mill roads, according to RestonNow. The church plans a one-story building with 292 seats and 233 parking spots.
  • Lake Anne Brew House opened April 16 to so many customers that it’s taking time off to brew more beer, according to RestonNowIt will re-open April 29.
  • Madewell will open April 27 in the former Ben & Jerry’s space in Reston Town Center.
  • Ben & Jerry’s is scheduled to re-open April 30 at 11916 Market St.

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Will real estate development spur Metro riders to return?

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P7070167Will future real estate development guarantee a return of Metro’s lost riders? That’s the hope of Metro’s leaders, who believe riders will return, pointing to development either underway or planned within close proximity — defined as a half-mile walking distance — of rail stations across the region. The Wiehle-Reston station is one such example.

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