LISTING OF THE MONTH

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 PLACE

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

Ask The Designer

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

RESOURCES

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.

HOME & DESIGN FEATURE

DIY: Revamp for 2015 by Painting Old Furniture like New

Before you break bank on a new piece of furniture, consider revamping your old classic with a modern twist for the new year.


HOME FEATURES

Cut-Your-Own

Go Griswold-style and cut your own tree this year. Here are some tree farms in the area where you can get a great tree, sans any critters.

How To Grow Your Local Art Collection

The Etch Design crew and Paula Grace Halewski, owner of Ashburn-based interior design company Paula Grace Designs, offer these tips when collecting and displaying local artwork in the home.

Check It Out

Home libraries allow readers to rekindle romances with books.

Bring Local Flair Home

Buying local artwork can be affordable and high-end without forcing you into the city.

In-Law Suites Offer Creature Comforts, Ease Transition of Aging in Place

Today’s new homeowners are thinking about making “forever homes.”

REAL ESTATE

Images courtesy of justone/Shutterstock.com (houses); Azaze11o/Shutterstock.com (calendar).

By the Numbers: Northern Virginia

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

Photo courtesy of Peshkov Daniil/Shutterstock.com.

Future Forecast

Real estate for the upcoming year hits a good plateau.

Photo courtesy of John Wollwerth/Shutterstock.com.

Selling Your Home This Winter?

Don’t let the holidays trip you up.