my latest obsession | cannelle et vanille

Posted by on May 19, 2020 in Books, entertaining, Food and Drink, Me, me, me | 0 comments

my latest obsession | cannelle et vanille

Last Fall, I stumbled upon a recipe for a roasted carrot soup on the Washington Post that sounded delicious. I love soup and this recipe sounded interesting. It was from Aran Goyoaga’s soon to be published cookbook Cannelle et Vanille and I was immediately intrigued. The soup was terrible. It was likely an error on my part. It was...

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tired of your current home?

Posted by on May 7, 2020 in compass concierge, compass concierge, compass dmv, compass real estate, Real Estate, Selling | 0 comments

tired of your current home?

I’m sure many of you are tired of your current space after weeks of shelter in place. If you’re thinking about making a move, let’s chat about Compass Concierge. What is it? An interest free loan for upgrades when you’re getting ready to sell. It works! We received 17 offers on 3206 5th St, SE and our final sale...

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sold!

Posted by on May 5, 2020 in Buying, compass concierge, compass dmv, compass real estate, dc, home, Real Estate, Selling | 0 comments

sold!

I’m so pleased for my clients! We had 17 (!!) offers on the house they sold and ended up at 49K over the list price. On their purchase, I negotiated 10K off the list price and a home sale contingency. (I know!) They’re thrilled with their new home, screened in porch and...

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mother’s day gift guide

Posted by on Apr 30, 2020 in dc, gift guides, shop small | 0 comments

mother’s day gift guide

I can’t believe it’s the last day of April and Mother’s Day is in two weeks! Quarantine is a series of the same and I’m ready to get back to the (new) normal. Meanwhile, I’m happy to have something to celebrate even though I’ll be celebrating remotely. I’ve always focused on #shoppingsmall but it’s more important than ever. All...

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new listing in eckington!

Posted by on Apr 9, 2020 in compass dmv, compass real estate, condos, dc, Real Estate, Selling, washington | 0 comments

new listing in eckington!

29 Q St., NE #2 4 BD | 3 BA | 1,875 sf | $799,000 Fantastic, multi-level 3 bedroom + den condo with an incredible, private roof deck! Renovated in 2015, the condo has an open floor plan, hardwood floors, a renovated kitchen with LG appliances, quartz countertops and soft close cabinets. The master bedroom has floor to ceiling...

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who needs a distraction?

Posted by on Apr 8, 2020 in Books, Me, me, me | 0 comments

who needs a distraction?

Hello from U St! Normally when things are crazy, I have no inclination to write. You know that saying: “If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything.” I’ve been doubling down on that idea! Quarantine is strange. I miss so many things. Dumb stuff like my exercise classes, my friends, the cleaning ladies, getting my nails...

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sold in mt. vernon triangle!

Posted by on Apr 7, 2020 in compass dmv, compass real estate, condos, dc, Real Estate, Selling, washington | 0 comments

sold in mt. vernon triangle!

Congratulations to my sellers on the sale of their condo! We had multiple offers and sold for $616,000, 11K over list price....

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congratulations to my sellers!

Posted by on Apr 1, 2020 in compass dmv, compass real estate, condos, Interior Design, Real Estate, Selling | 0 comments

congratulations to my sellers!

This one of my favorite listings so far this year! Not only were the sellers lovely, they were open to all my ideas to help sell their unit. Using Compass Concierge, we updated their kitchen with new floor tile, a new backsplash, new counter tops, sink and faucet. It’s seriously adorable. All of these updates helped garner a full...

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new listing in congress heights!

Posted by on Mar 30, 2020 in compass concierge, compass dmv, compass real estate, dc, Me, me, me, Real Estate, Selling, washington | 0 comments

new listing in congress heights!

Photograph created on March 25,2020 by at 3206 5th St SE, Washington, DC by Scott Goodson Photography, L.L.C. 3206 5th St, SE 3 BD | 2.5 ba | 1,548 sf | $365,000 Sunny, semi-detached house with an octagonal turret in Congress Heights! On the main level: hardwood floors, 9′ ceilings, an open floor plan, an updated kitchen with granite...

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hook hall helps

Posted by on Mar 18, 2020 in dc, Food and Drink, Restaurants, shop local | 0 comments

hook hall helps

As someone who grew up in the restaurant biz (#ripangotti’s), watching what the coronavirus is doing to the service industry is breaking my heart. Both Renee and I have have industry backgrounds (hello Diner peeps!). Lets help raise some money for the people who work in our favorite restaurants and bars. Hook Hall is distributing care kits and family...

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