12

Oct
2015
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For buyers, Local homebuying

The benefits of a master-planned community

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Master-planned communities are in demand nationwide, and the reasons are easy to spot: Amenities! Many masterplans are designed with easy access to shopping, dining, schools and recreation—sometimes within walking distance. You may also find popular neighborhood features like parks, trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, and even more substantial amenities like clubhouses, fitness facilities, pools and sports …

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19

Feb
2015
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Local homebuying

4 must-see D.C. suburbs

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If you’re house hunting in the Washington, D.C. area, you’re in for a pleasant surprise—with four towns in neighboring suburban Maryland you’d be proud to call home. You can delight in the comforts of a less crowded locale and still enjoy all that the District of Columbia has to offer within 25 miles of our nation’s …

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15

Feb
2014
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Local homebuying

Finding a dog-friendly neighborhood

When searching for your dream neighborhood, it’s important to consider the needs of every member of the household—including the family dog! Is the community walk-worthy? How’s the traffic? Are there veterinarians and pet stores nearby? Does the city or HOA have pet or noise rules? How close is the nearest dog park?  If your dog …

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