Restaurant Week in D.C. and Bethesda

If you’re like me, you’re probably still recovering from the overeating excesses of the holiday….BUT, if you’re like me, that doesn’t stop you from planning to take advantage of Restaurant Weeks in both Washington DC and in Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Bethesda/Chevy Chase Restaurant Week begins this great eating opportunity on January 26th and runs through February …

Washington, D.C. #1 for Real Estate Investors

According to a Forbes Magazine article written by Matt Woolsey, Washington, D.C. is rated the #1 world’s best places for real estate investing in 2009. This first place ranking has, in the past, been reserved for powerhouses like New York, London and Tokyo – but Washington DC property has now been identified as the place …

Location, Location, LOCATION WITHING A LOCATION

I didn’t quite get that right did I?….or did I? I think I nailed it in my humble opinion… I remember when “location within a location” became relevant again. I can even remember the first time I said it. I was showing several high end Bethesda condos in the same development a couple years ago. …

All’s Quiet on the Sasha Obama Front

So one of the promises that I made partner/son/website-builder/tech-guy extraordinaire, Kevin, was that I would be more consistent in writing blog posts. I don’t mind the writing part – it’s the coming up with ideas that stymies me. We put our heads together and thought that it would be interesting (to you and to us) …

An Obama Effect in DC Homes Sales?

Cal Carter, my friend and Gulf Shore AL homes guru asked me a great question a couple weeks ago. It’s the 64 dollar question for every DC Metro area real estate agent every 4 or 8 years :- ) I have my opinions but they closely resemble those of Gretchen Koitz, (Mother/Partner/Boss). Since she has …