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Octagonal Dream Home on the Market

Home's shape and large windows make it a sun-drenched space.

It was during a trip to California almost 20 years that McLean resident Susan Jordano first laid eyes on her dream home.

Alexandria Commentary: Summer Living In Old Town

Trends and tips to keep cool.

Summer living is easy except when it’s not. Trying to beat the heat of a Virginia summer sometimes feels like an effort in futility. This year it doesn’t have to be. The latest trends are guaranteed to make your summer as cool — literally and figuratively — as possible. Summer living is easy except when it’s not. Trying to beat the heat of a Virginia summer sometimes feels like an effort in futility. This year it doesn’t have to be. The latest trends are guaranteed to make your summer as cool — literally and figuratively — as possible.

Staying Safe This Summer

Tips and precautions for avoiding warm-weather hazards.

The start of summer means pools and backyard grilling. It also means an increased risk of accidents and injuries.

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Rare Sun Blesses 44th Clifton Fairfax Homes Tour

Braun home breathes history and inviting warmth.

May 19 was far from the first time Richard and Jane Elizabeth Braun of Fairfax have opened up their home to numerous guests.

A Mindful Family

Family mindfulness meditation practices can bring calm to a hectic day.

Every evening after dinner and bath time, Elizabeth Rees, a Mount Vernon mother of three, instructs her children to lie on the floor keeping as still as possible. With soft tones, she recites a phrase, slowly and purposefully. These moments of serenity allow her family to release the chaos of the day.

Vienna, Oakton Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 108 homes sold between $2,300,000-$212,000 in the Vienna and Oakton area.

Vienna, Oakton Home Sales: April, 2016

Springfield Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 190 Springfield homes sold between $940,000-$165,900.

Springfield Home Sales: April, 2016

Reston Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 146 Reston homes sold between $1,600,000-$152,065.

Reston Home Sales: April, 2016

Potomac Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 58 Potomac homes sold between $3,020,000-$517,000.

Potomac Home Sales: April, 2016

Mount Vernon Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 138 homes sold between $1,450,000-$105,000 in the Mount Vernon area.

Mount Vernon Home Sales: April, 2016

McLean Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 97 homes sold between $4,150,000-$185,000 in the McLean and Falls Church area.

McLean Home Sales: April, 2016

Oak Hill and Herndon Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 102 homes sold between $857,000-$159,600 in the Oak Hill and Herndon area.

Oak Hill and Herndon Home Sales: April, 2016

Great Falls Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 30 Great Falls homes sold between $2,853,307-$415,225.

Great Falls Home Sales: April, 2016

Fairfax Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 86 Fairfax homes sold between $1,248,000-$156,000.

Fairfax Home Sales: April, 2016

Chantilly Home Sales: April, 2016

In April, 2016, 24 homes sold between $1,279,937-$204,000 in the Chantilly area.

Chantilly Home Sales: April, 2016