Del Ray

Del Ray – Location and Lifestyle

Jessica Richardson Local Lifestyle

Over the past twenty years, Del Ray has experienced tremendous growth and transformation, becoming one of the most sought-after and cherished neighborhoods in Alexandria. Many residents echo the notion that Del Ray is “where Main Street still exists”. If you are thinking about buying your first home in Alexandria, you should definitely consider Del Ray and here are the reasons …


10 Reasons to live in Beverley Hills

Jessica Richardson Local Lifestyle , Real Estate Trends

Beverley Hills has always been a popular place to live in Alexandria. Some have even called it the quintessential suburban oasis. The tree-lined streets and brick colonials just exude character and charm.  And while people are always moving into the neighborhood it’s not uncommon to meet someone who has lived here for 4o years or more. You may wonder, “what makes this …

The Hive

New Luxury Clothing Boutique in Old Town

Jessica Richardson Local Lifestyle

Today a friend and local business owner, Elizabeth Todd, opened the doors to her second Old Town boutique!  The Hive, located conveniently at the corner of Cameron and Fairfax is a fabulous addition to the vibrant Old Town shopping experience. I stopped by this  morning on my way to the office and the place was abuzz…. The Hive is a luxury …


3 Hot New Dining Spots in Pentagon City

Jessica Richardson Local Lifestyle

If, like most people in the DC area, you’ve been vacationing for the past two months – you may have missed it, but this summer Pentagon City became just a little more happening. The grand opening of a remarkable new Whole Foods and popular restaurants Matchbox and Shake Shake are definitely cause for celebration. Let’s start with the Whole Foods on South …