Listing of the Month

This “Beaumont” model home overlooks the meticulously groomed Golf Course and Clubhouse at Creighton Farms, and offers a spacious interior layout with service elevator, award-winning home theater, bathrooms with steam, and top-of-the-line appliances.


Grade My Family Room

‘Tis the season of family movie nights and and hopefully a snow day or two. Send a photo of your cozy space our way!


Ask The Designer

Now is your chance to get advice from interior designer Lauren Clement of Lauren Nicole Designs.


Home & Design Resources

Northern Virginia is a trove of home and design enthusiasts and professionals. Whether you seek a designer, remodeler or landscaper, a home wares store or a new blog to scroll for inspiration and ideas, our roundup of resources has got your abode covered, inside and out.


A Bath’s Sculptural Waterworks Lets the Creativity Flow

Local designers give guidance on the Bath’s Sculptural Waterworks.


High-Tech Bath Products

Classic touches, along with high-tech gadgets, turn bathrooms into one of the most popular places in the house.

What’s In & Out in Bathroom Decor?

From shoebox powder rooms to spacious masters, area designers say achieving a look of high-function that meets high-style is in the details, not necessarily in dollars.

DIY: Repurposing an Old Shutter

Shutters are no longer one-dimensional items used solely for shading a window. Turn an old wooden or vinyl shutter into a kitchen display for recipe cards, aprons and pieces of art.

Getting Organized

We all want to be more organized. From a phone app to bookshelves, we’ve found some tools that may not quite be magic, but just might make chores feel like less of a grind.

Out of Chaos, Order by Design

Local organization experts talk about what it takes to declutter a home.


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By the Numbers: Northern Virginia

A look at Northern Virginia’s monthly real estate performance.

Photo courtesy of Peshkov Daniil/

Future Forecast

Real estate for the upcoming year hits a good plateau.

Photo courtesy of John Wollwerth/

Selling Your Home This Winter?

Don’t let the holidays trip you up.