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2020

'This is the new normal' | Northern Virginia home prices continue to surge ahead of Amazon HQ2Wtop.com
WUSA9.com 1/16/2020

Amazon HQ2 housing boom continues to rock northern Virginia
Inman.com 1/17/2020

Northern Virginia’s housing market is booming after Amazon’s HQ2
TheRealDeal.com 1/19/2020

Gentrification: housing costs rise, so does homelessness
BlueandGrayPress.com 1/30/2020

Alexandria, Fairfax County led Northern Virginia home price gains in January 
WTOP.com 2/13/2020

Year starts off with increasing home-sale prices across N.Va.
InsideNova.com 2/14/2020

Housing costs in Northern Virginia up nearly 14 percent 
TheCenterSquare.com 2/14/2020

For some Virginia voters, the cost of housing is top of mind
Yahoo Finance - 3/3/2020

NoVA Affordable Housing Expo Coming To Loudoun
Patch.com - 3/5/2020

Loudoun County Hosts 10th Annual Northern Virginia Housing Expo April 4
Loudoun.gov - 3/5/2020

Your guide to the Northern Virginia real estate market for 2020
NorthernVirginiamag.com -3/5/2020

Pre-virus homes market across region sees higher prices
Insidenova.com - 3/13/20

Coronavirus curbs foreign home buyers in Northern Virginia
Wtop.com - 3/18/20

Coronavirus outbreak slows, but doesn’t stop DC-area housing market
Wtop.com - 3/25/20

Will Coronavirus cause a shift in consumer habits?
Wamu.org - 3/26/20

Watch out for the “Corona Clause” being added to real estate contracts
Forbes.com - 3/30/20

Impact of Coronavirus on the Real Estate Market
ARLNow.com 3/31/20

Northern Virginia Housing Market Facing an Uncertain Future
FCNP.com April 16

Pocket-Sales Ban and the NVAR Region
GMU.edu April 15

N.Va homes market enters period of uncertainty
InsideNova.com  April 15

Alexandria Living Magazine Live
Alexandrialivingtimes.com  April 15

Navigating the real estate market during COVID-19 pandemic
Alextimes.com April 2

2020 Northern Virginia Housing Expo Scheduled for June
Patch.com May 5 
Prices rise even as N.Va. homes market dips in April
Insidenova.com May 13

What It's Like to Buy (and Sell) a House During the Pandemic
Wtop.com May 14

Pandemic market is still a seller's market, NoVa Realtors® say
Virginiabusiness.com May 15

Pandemic first for Northern Virginia housing market: More new sellers
WTOP.com July 17

Real Estate: It's a Seller's Market in Northern Virginia
AlexandriaLivingMagazine July 17

A new debate over growth is kicking off in Reston
Bizjournals.com June 26

Largest Business Advocacy Groups in Greater D.C. (NVAR #1)
Bizjournals.com June 26

Taking the Pulse of Leaders, Influencers, and Staff
Institute.uschamber.com June 17

2019

Amazon gives $20M to affordable housing efforts around its new HQ2
TheHill.com November 26

One year post Amazon, home prices up 12%
PrinceWilliamTimes.com November 18

N.Va. homes market solid but somewhat inconsistent in October
InsideNova.com November 18

Northern Virginia Housing costs continue rising one year after Amazon HQ2 announcement
TheCenterSquare.com November 15

Real Estate 'Pocket' Listings Now Banned
AlexandriaLivingMagazine.com November 15

A real estate association is cracking down on ‘off-market’ properties. Here’s what that means for buyers.
WashingtonPost.com November 12

The place for placemaking
VirginiaBusiness.com October 30

N.Va. Realtors announce board members for coming year
InsideNova.com October 29

Realtors: Dearth of local inventory a multi-faceted issue
InsideNova.com October 21

Real Estate Market Still Favors Sellers
AlexandriaLiving.com October 17

Amazon’s HQ2 isn’t the only reason sellers are holding out
WTOP.com October 17

N.Va. Realtors accentuate the positive as market shifts to fall
InsideNova.com September 13

The fall housing market expected to be more of the same
WashingtonPost.com September 10

Home Sales Flat in July, Hampered by Limited Inventory
FairfaxNews.com August 14

Alexandria Real Estate: Quick Sales, Motivated Buyers
AlexandriaLivingMagazine.com August 15

Local Housing Nonprofit is Staffing Up As it Prepares for More Projects
Arlnow.com August 15

‘HQ2 Effect’ on Region’s Housing Prices: It’s Downright Explosive
Fcnp.com August 15

Locals, not Amazon workers, are buying property near HQ2
Inman.com August 29

Median home prices up 99.9 percent at National Landing ahead of Amazon HQ2, report says
WUSA9.com July 22

Amazon Effect Hits Northern Virginia Housing Market
Bloomburg July 21

Northern Virginia Home Prices Rising Despite the Rain
FairfaxNews.com July 18

Amazon’s arrival in Virginia adds stress to strained housing market
Curbed.com July 16

‘Amazon Effect’ Invigorates Northern Virginia’s Housing Market
Bloomberg.com July 16

'Amazon effect' invigorates Northern Virginia housing market
NationalMortgageNews.com July 16

Northern Virginia home sales mostly soft in first 6 months of 2019
InsideNova.com July 16

Who’s New (Amazonification edition)
TTNews.com  June 27

Arlington home values to rise 17.2%; inventory has ‘fallen off a cliff’
WTOP.com June 13

More Arlington Real Estate Optimism (From Washingtonian)
ARLNow.com June 13

Amazon’s HQ2 is already making Arlington’s housing prices skyrocket
WashingtonPost.com June 13

New Report: Arlington Home Prices Will Spike 17.2 Percent By the End of 2019
Washingtonian.com June 12

HQ2 Effect Lifts Northern Virginia Housing Prices
FairfaxNews.com June 12

Will Amazon's effect on Northern Virginia housing be as feared - or hoped for?
WashingtonPost.com April 4

Realtor Tells Developers to Start Looking at Commercial Expansion in Vienna
TysonsReporter.com March 19

Arlington board approves $23M in local Amazon incentives
InsideNova.com March 16

Get ready to pay more rent, even as home prices cool off
CNBC.com March 15

Northern Virginia Home Sales, Prices Held Steady in February
FairfaxNews.com March 15

Low Inventory Drives Up Competition for Homes
Alexandria Living Magazine March 15

N.Va. home sales flat, but Amazon may be having impact on prices 
InsideNova.com March 15

HQ2 Boosting Real Estate Market
ARLnow.com Feb. 22

NVTA study: Transportation investments projected to save taxpayers’ $3.1 billion
FairfaxTimes.com Feb. 22

N.Va. Realtors say local homes market off to a decent start
InsideNova.com Feb. 21

Real Estate Market Off to a Quick Start
Alexandrialivingmagazine.com Feb. 14

On the vendor market in the DC space, Amazon brings HQ2 "packages from investors" to open houses.
Tekk.tv Feb. 13

January Home sales in Northern Virginia highest since 2007
FairfaxNews.com Feb. 12

Mixed Reactions to HQ2
ThePolitic.Org Feb. 10

NVAR Member Tracy Taeeun Comstock comments on Amazon in WKTV News
WKTVNews.com Feb. 9

Sellers Market Still Holds in Area
fcnp.com Jan. 18

Amazon HQ2 boosts home sales in Arlington, Alexandria; Google Maps renames Route 1 in Arlington
NorthernVirginiaMagazine.com Jan. 16

Sales down, prices up across N.Va. homes market in 2018
InsideNova.com Jan. 15

Home Sales spike in Northern Va., possibly on Amazon HQ2 speculation
WTOP.com Jan. 15

'HQ2 High' lifts NoVa real estate despite market fluctuations
FairfaxNews.com Jan. 14

2018

This is Where America's Rich Have Moved
(
Foxbusiness.com Dec. 20)

Growing chasm between rich and poor divides country into two Americas
(investmentnews.com Dec.19)

Revealed: The Unexpected Property Hot Spots of America’s Top Earners
(Fortune.com Dec. 18)

Ask Eli: What Does Contingent Mean When Buying a Home?
(Arlnow.com Dec. 18)

Americans Earning Over $200,000 Are Flocking to These Neighborhoods
(Bloomberg.com Dec. 18)

Is warm-up coming in cold N.Va. homes market?
(InsideNova.com Dec. 14)

GMU panel: Don’t expect Amazon to change the region all at once
(WashingtonPost.com Dec. 14)

Thanks, Amazon: Northern Virginia home sales rocket 90% in November
(MarketWatch.com Dec. 14)

Amazon FAQ: What Northern Virginians are asking – and being told- about the impact of HQ2
(WashingtonPost.com Nov. 24)

NVAR Honored with Platinum Global Achievement Program Award
(AlexandriaNews.org Nov. 20)

Experts: Amazon will impact N.Va. homes market — but not immediately
(InsideNova.com Nov. 19)

As Amazon HQ2 moves in to Northern Virginia, housing prices expected to go up
(Fox5dc.com Nov. 15)

NVAR names Realtor of Year, salutes volunteerism at annual convention
(Insidenova.com Oct. 16)

2018 Northern Virginia real-estate market has some catching up to do
(Insidenova Oct. 15)

2019 housing market forecast: Arlington up, Alexandria down
(Wtop.com Oct. 15)

Alexandria Realtor Wins Hero Award
(Usadat.biz Oct. 14)

Nora Partlow Wins 2018 Northern Virginia Association Of Realtors® Hero Award
(Alexandrianews.org Oct. 12)

Alexandria Realtor Wins Hero Award
(Patch.com Oct. 12)

Nora Partlow Receives Northern Virginia Association of Realtors® Hero Award
(Thezebra.org Oct. 12)

By small percentages, NoVA real estate saw more overall increases in August
(Northernvirginiamag.com Sept. 14)

Panel: Changing demographics impacting local, national real-estate market
(Insidenova.com Sept. 14)

NVAR Reports August Home Sales Inch Up
(alexandrianews.org Sept. 12)

Alexandria Realtor Nominated For Hero Award
(patch.com Sept. 11)

Nora Partlow Nominated for Hero Award
(thezebra.org Sept. 11)

Should info on Realtors' ethics violations be available to the public? Agents have mixed opinions.
(chicagotribune.com Sept. 10)

Realtors may disclose ethics-code violations of their members
(Washingtonpost.com Sept. 12)

Lack of home inventory continues to be double-edged sword in N.Va.
(insidenova.com Aug. 13)

Dearth of entry-level properties constricting N.Va. homes market
(Insidenova.com July 16)

June real estate market static but strong
(Northernvirginiamag.com July 13)

D.C. Housing Market Fares Well if Amazon or Apple Enter the Fray
(fcnp.com July 9)

Ryan Conrad, CEO, NVAR: Through the Noise Podcast
(throughthenoise.us June 18)

Defying Expectations Still, But in a Different Direction
(thehousingbubbleblog.com June 15)

May real estate numbers dip, but homes are moving faster and selling for more
(NorthernVirginiamag.com June 15)

Number of May home sales dip but prices rise
(fairfaxnews.com June 15)

What's Working in Washington
(FederalNewsRadio.com May 4)

Fairfax County Notes
(InsideNova.com April 26)

2018 Fair Housing Event
(VietBao.net April 20)

N. Va real estate market flat as caution creeps in among some buyers
(InsideNova.com April 18)

Low numbers a theme for March real estate market, but prices still on the rise
(NorthernVirginiaMag.com April 13)

Northern Virginia March home sales track evenly with last year
(Fredricksburg.com April 12)

N.Va Realtors® absorb impact of federal tax changes, economic data
(Citybizlist.com April 11)

Four-bedrom, three-bathroom townhouse in Fairfax lists for $350,000
(WashingtonPost.com April 9)

Free housing fair in Northern Virginia to offer tips for renters and first-time buyers
(WashingtonPost.com March 15)

Lower inventory, higher interest rates create headwinds for N.Va. real estate
(Insidenova.com March 14)

Silver line in Reston and luxury real estate
(worldjournal.com February 22)

N. Va. sees modest start to 2018 real estate market
(insidenova.com February 16)

Tax reform not hindering Fairfax real estate sales
(fairfaxnews.com February 15)

Kidd goes Over the Edge with Habitat for Humanity
(wjla.com February 6)

Making an offer to a seller that nets you your dream home
(washingtonpost.com February 2)

State agrees to contribute $30 million toward $154 million Metro fix
(richmond.com January 31)

NOVA Realtors® Give Award To Homestretch Volunteer
(fcnp.com January 25)

Realtor® Q&A: What to do about sellers with unrealistic expectations?
(insidenova.com January 25)

Arlington homes market sees 9% rate of growth in volume in 2017
(insidenova.com January 24)

Northern Virginia home sales has best year since 2005
(insidenova.com January 24)

Eight mistakes to avoid when buying your first home
(washingtonpost.com January 23)

Home prices up, sales down across N.Va. in December
(insidenova.com January 16)

December home sales slip, 2017 finishes up 4%
(fairfaxnews.com January 12)

New Tax Law Breeds Uncertainty In F.C. Projects, Housing Markets
(fcnp.com January 11)

N. Va. Realtors® promote philanthropy with donations
(insidenova.com January 1)

2017

Home Sales Rose 5% in November
(washingtonchinesedailynews.com December 15)

Northern Virginia homebuyers move to beat higher rates
(wtop.com December 14)

November home sales up 5 percent in Fairfax area
(fairfaxnews.com December 12)

With Dem Surge in Election, New Richmond Hopes Arise
(fcnp.com December 6)

Rep. Barbara Comstock Introduces METRO Accountability and Reform Act
(publicnow.com December 4)

Viewpoint: Tax reform would not be good if you own a home
(bizjournals.com/washington November 27)

Homes sales up across Northern Virginia for 'stable and solid' October
(insidenova.com November 21)

'A Disaster for Northern Virginia' Connolly holds roundtable on congressional tax plan
(connectionnewspapers.com November 21)

Virginia Congressman Gerry Connolly on GOP tax plan
(localdvm.com November 13)

N.Va. Realtor® of Year lauded for work inside organization, worldwide
(insidenova.com November 7)

Welcome to the D.C.suburbs, were the GOP tax plan could really hurt
(washingtonpost.com November 6)

Letter: Del. Murphy in touch with constituents, advocates moderate positions
(insidenova.com October 25)

NVAR Convention & Trade Show
(washingtonchinesedailynews.com October 27)

September home sales dip slightly, prices up nearly 4%
(fairfaxnews.com October 16 2017)

Hurricanes affect US, economic experts optimistic about long-term development
(ntdtv.com September 19 2017)

Housing Starts Up, But Troubles Persist
(nationalmortgageprofessionalmagazine.com September 19 2017)

Panelists: N.Va. economy is solid, but challenges remain

(insidenova.com September 19)

August Home Sales Dip Slightly in Fairfax
(fairfaxnews.com September 13 2017)

Selling Your Home in the Fall: What You Need to Know
(goodhartgroup.com September 7 2017)

Historically low interest rates expected to bolster N.Va. homes market
(insidenova.com August 18 2017)

Arlington Realtors fan out to aid non-profit groups
(insidenova.com August 8 2017)

Purchasers jump in, helping to boost N.Va. homes market in June
(insidenova.com July 14 2017)

N.Va. Chamber announces new members of leadership
(insidenova.com July 7 2017)


Dearth of inventory still the big issue in NOVA real estate
(insidenova.com June 15 2017)

May home sales rose in N.Va despite low inventory
(wtop.com June 14 2017)


Commentary: A Demographic Look at the 44th District
(connectionnewspapers.com May 18)

Fair-housing advocates call for greater vigilance
(insidenova.com May 2)

N.Va. Housing Fair to Target First Time Buyers
(washingtonpost.com April 18 2017)

N.Va. Realtors Upbeat as Transition from 2016 to 2017 Moves Forward
(Insidenova.com February 17 2017)

Nicole Canole of Long & Foster Appointed to NVAR Leadership Institute
(citybizlist.com January 13 2017)

NOVA Real Estate Market Sees Best Sales Year in a Decade
(citybizlist.com January 12 2017)


2016 and Earlier


Post Election Jitters Do Not Affect NOVA Homebuyers
(citybizlist.com December 14 2016)

NOVA Home Sales See Big Boost in November
(insidenova.com December 14 2016)
 
Here's What Your Real Estate Agent May Not Tell You About Ethics
(washingtonpost.com December 12 2016)

Split Closings: A Worthwile Convenience Or Costly Delay?
(washingtonpost.com November 20 2016)

Expensive Has Been Getting Less Expensive
(The Housing Bubble Blog November 20 2016) 

NOVA Home Market Face Tighting Inventory Condidtions
(insidenova.com November 17 2016)

NOVA Economy and Housing Market in Flux Post Trump Election
(insidenova.com November 14 2016)

NOVA Home Sales Up, Average Sales Price Down in September
(insidenova.com October 19 2016)

NOVA Home Sales Up 11% in August
(fairfaxnews.com September 14 2016)

Mixed signals on Home Rental Rates in Arlington
(insidenova.com September 13 2016)

Best Places to Live
(northernvirginiamagazine.com August 26 2016)

Housing Prices Up 3% in NOVA,Prime Homes Moving Quickly 
(Fairfax News July 15 2016)

NOVA Realtors See Lack of Inventory as a Threat to Housing Market
(insidenova.com July 15 2016)

Progress Made, Challenges Made in Ending Homelessness
(connectionnewspapers.com July 5 2016) 

Diversifying The Economy
(virginiabusiness.com June 30 2016)

NVAR Referenced in Korean Daily Online (in Korean, you may use google translate to read)
(Koreandaily.com April 25 2016)

NVAR Referenced in Korean Times (in Korean, you may use google translate to read)
(Koreantimes.com April 25 2016) 

Might it Matter When You Put Your House on the Market
(washingtonpost.com March 10 2016)

Blizzard Chills The Fairfax Real Estate Market
(Fairfaxnews.com February 10 2016)

Positive 2015 Real Estate Outlook Spurs Upbeat Outlook For New Year
(lConection.com January 27 2016)

Home Sales Up Across NOVA In December
(Insidenova.com January 16 2016)

Data Says 2015 Better Than 2014 In Local Real Estate
(insidenova.com, December 21 2015)

Arlington Business. Concannon Joins NVAR Board
(Connection Newpapers.com, December 18,2015)

Regional Leaders Call For More Economic Cooperation
(insidenova.com, December 9 2015)

Median Home Prices Flat in NOVA, Optimism Remains High
(insidenova.com, November 25 2015)

September Home Sales Rise
(insidenova.com, October 13 2015)

Eco Summit Coverage 
(insidenova.com, September 11 2015)

Do's and Don'ts for People Who Want to Sell Their Homes Fast
(Washington Post from July 22 2015)

Fairfax March Home Sales Spike on Pent Up Demand From Long Cold Winter
(Fairfax News from April 10 2015)

Virginia Housing Expo Draws Crowd
(Connector from March 24 2015)

A Spectrum of Services Models is Changing The Way We Sell Homes 
(Washington Post March 7 2015)

Federal Government Downsizing Sends DC Market Tailspinning 
(Falls Church News and Press. December 17 2014)

Meet The 2014 Good Neighbor Award Winners
(realtormag.realtor.org. October 1 2014)

2014 Eco Summit Coverage
(Herndon Connection, September 12 2014)