Home sales rose 5.4 percent in December compared to a year ago, buoyed by a 28 percent year-over-year increase in both Arlington and Alexandria. “The buzz HQ2 has created will definitely impact our market for years,” one realtor says.
If you’re spending Thanksgiving in the D.C. area, there’s no shortage of fun outdoor events for the whole family. Here are some popular races in the D.C. area that are still accepting registration.
The 200-unit Alexandria e-lofts is being offered for sale after a mix of office dwellers and residents boosted occupancy in the building to past 90 percent, validating the concept of creating a live-work concept from a former office building.
About eight people were escorted to higher land on boats to escape low-level flooding in Old Town Alexandria.
School districts in Montgomery County, Alexandria City and Arlington were busily tweeting photos of smiling students.
Police found a man’s body in advanced stages of decomposition in the backyard of his home in a wooded area on the 3400 block of Holly Road. They are working to identify him.
A tree uprooted and toppled onto a Metrobus in Alexandria, Virginia, Tuesday afternoon.
U.S. Park Police are investigating a reported sexual assault in Fort Hunt Park near the southern end of the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Alexandria.
The decision to eliminate a planned entrance to the proposed Potomac Yard Metro station has sparked outrage for some in Alexandria.
Virginia leaders say they would have liked more communication with Metro ahead of its announcement earlier this week that it plans to shut down 20 stations over the next three years
The additional tax would raise the price of a $20 meal in Alexandria by 20 cents. A city councilman says it’s not a big deal, but restaurant owners are upset.
The City of Alexandria has arranged for a public viewing of its newest discoveries Saturday from noon to 4 p.m.
Two of the regions hottest destinations have a lot to offer as the weather warms.
Residents in Alexandria who rent out their homes through the short-term rental service Airbnb will have to start charging hotel occupancy taxes.
A fired Alexandria elementary school cook played a major role in the struggle for civil rights near the nation’s capital.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.