• The Local High and Low

      89 Homes sold last month (October) in the Western PWC area.  This includes the areas of Nokesville, Bristow, Gainesville & Haymarket. If you are interested in selling your home, we…

      Written by Janette Klie
    • Common Building Code Violations

      Building codes are regulations governing the design, construction, alteration and maintenance of structures.  Residential Building Codes go a long way in ensuring that you reside in a safe home.  Code violations can…

      Written by Janette Klie
    • Northern Virginia Halloween Events

      Here is your list of FREE Local Trick or Treating Events:   Trick-or-Treating at Bristow Center When: Oct. 29, 1-3 p.m. Address: 10260-10494 Bristow Center Drive, Bristow Kids can go trick-or-treating at…

      Written by Janette Klie
    • Housing Market Shifts

      We have a YouTube Channel! Click on the link below and you will be transported to our specific channel, Real Matters.  Here, you can watch our NEW vlog on the…

      Written by Janette Klie
    • Smart Home Trends

      Homes are getting “smarter.” Once primarily only utilized by the wealthy, most homes now use some kind of Smart Home technology every day. Besides the usual alarm systems, life-safety sensors,…

      Written by Janette Klie
    • How To Weather the Storm

      When heavy rains cause flooding, it can present property owners with various challenges.  Many times, insurance policies do not include flood protection if caused by rising bodies of lakes, rivers,…

      Written by Janette Klie

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