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5 Common Things People Forget to Check When Buying a Home

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Many people think of homeownership as a dream come true. In many cases, it is, but it can quickly become a nightmare if you don’t check some common things that are prone to problems. Keep reading to find out what they are. The Roof A roof can be the most essential component to a home, and with that in mind, any associated problems can quickly become very costly and even ruin your valuable possessions. Look at the roof to see if it... Continue Reading >

Genevieve Concannon of Arbour Realty Receives Best Of Houzz 2014 Award

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Annual Survey and Analysis of 16 Million Monthly Users Reveals Top-Rated Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals Genevieve Concannon, EcoBroker Realtor of Arlington, Virginia has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The sustainability focused real estate expert for Northern Virginia was chosen by the more than 16 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community. The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: Customer Satisfaction and Design. Customer Satisfaction honors are determined... Continue Reading >

Pike 3400 Towns – Now Available

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Good news to all those of you who have been waiting for a brand new townhouse option in Arlington.  Sales have begun for the highly anticipated urban townhouse development at the corner of Columbia Pike and Glebe Road.  This was once the home of Rosenthal Chrysler/Jeep.  Now, Pike 3400 Towns will consist of 4 level townhomes with rooftop terraces and 2 car garages.  There are two models, the Monroe and the Quincy. Monroe Approximately 2036 square feet. 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. 2 car... Continue Reading >

Affordable Home Energy Check-up

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty In my previous blogs, I have talked about ways to make your home more energy efficient and that there are many simply things that you can do around your home that can save you hundreds of dollars a year on your energy bills.  Of course with the hectic lifestyles most of us lead, these tasks often get put on a back-burner or sometimes simply never addressed. Now there is some good news for those of us living in the Northern Virginia... Continue Reading >

Energy Efficient Mood Lighting Bulbs

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty 'PixelPlacebo' / Foter / CC BY-NC-SAIt has been stated many times that creating the perfect balance of lighting throughout your home; and workspace can make a huge difference to your mood. So often I have been to a restaurant where the ambiance of the lighting has been totally wrong, or another place where it has been perfect.  Trying to create that balance in your home or office can sometime be a very difficult task to achieve. There are certain times of the... Continue Reading >