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Plan Now for Maximum Curb Appeal this Holiday Season

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty By Sarah Kellner If you've ever bought or sold a home, you know that its curb appeal, or attractiveness as seen from the street, is crucial. Just as proper grooming and professional dress are the keys to making a good first impression on a job interview, so too is curb appeal in the buying process. Your home's exterior and landscape set the tone for your entire home, so you should do everything you can to make it attractive and inviting. As the... Continue Reading >

Turn an old Ipod, Ipad or Iphone into a security camera

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty We all have an old unused IOS devices laying around the home somewhere, and I know we are all security conscious. The new app from “Presence” allows you to combine the two, and turn your old iPod, iPad or iPhone into a security camera which can be left in the home or business and will become active if motion is detected. Once there is a motion presence detected then you will be alerted immediately, and be able to watch remotely the live... Continue Reading >

7 Benefits to Buying a Green Home

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty We’ve all seen those homes that are on the cutting edge. We notice them when we drive by; we pause to learn about them when they’re featured on TV. As the technology to make your home green continues to become mainstream, it also continues to drop in price. This means that options that were once only available to the Bill Gates of the world are quickly becoming a possibility for the Average Joe as well. Less expensive technology isn’t the only... Continue Reading >

Arlington County Fair 8/6 – 8/10

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Don’t miss out on the 35th Arlington County Annual Fair; this year fair goers will experience more fun for the entire family. Meet the Harlem Wizards, enjoy the evening outdoor movie Frozen, watch the racing piglets, and kids can take advantage of the pony rides. There will be plenty of local vendors providing some of favorite food and beverages, and not forgetting all the thrilling carnival rides. The Arlington County Fair starts today, and runs through Sunday August 10th 2014. It is... Continue Reading >

16 Million Dollar Home in Washington DC!

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty In this area it is not uncommon to see million dollar homes for sale, but have you ever wondered what the selling price was of the most expensive home in the DC Metropolitan area? As of date, the most expensive home sold on April 9th 2014 in Georgetown for $16,100,000. If are wondering what a 16 Million dollar home looks like, then you can check out The Williams-Addison House online. The Williams-Addison House was built in 1817, and is on one... Continue Reading >