Real Estate Tips + Community Happenings

You’ll find our blog to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. That’s because we care about the community and want to help you find your place in it. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

Oct. 16, 2019

The 5 Most Common Mistakes Home Buyers Make

On this episode of The Golden Key Real Estate Tips Podcast, we are talking about the five most common mistakes buyers make when buying a home. Learn about what you should and should not do to get the best deal!  Use the links below to listen to the podcast, learn more about this topic, or watch the YouTube video!

Podcast

Full Blog Post

YouTube Video

 

For real estate inquires, contact Blake Davenport below:

Phone: 703-350-8800 

Email: blake.davenport@lnf.com

Posted in Real Estate Tips
Oct. 9, 2019

Stop Throwing Away Money on Rent! Owning A Home Is More Affordable Than You Think

On this episode of the Golden Key Real Estate Tips Podcast, we are talking about renting vs. buying a home. Owning a home might be more affordable than you think!  Use the links below to listen to the podcast or watch the YouTube video!

Podcast

YouTube Video

 

For real estate inquires, contact Blake Davenport below:

Phone: 703-350-8800 

Email: blake.davenport@lnf.com

Posted in Real Estate Tips
Oct. 2, 2019

7 Things You Should Know About Getting Pre-Approved For A Loan

On this episode of the Golden Key Real Estate Tips Podcast, we are talking about 7 things you need to know about getting pre-approved for a loan when buying a home.  Learn about the key components of the process and why it should be the first thing you do when starting your search!  Use the links below to listen to the podcast, learn more about this topic, or watch the YouTube video!

Podcast

Full Blog Post

YouTube Video

 

For real estate inquires, contact Blake Davenport below:

Phone: 703-350-8800 

Email: blake.davenport@lnf.com

Posted in Real Estate Tips
Sept. 25, 2019

How to Win a House Without Being the Highest Offer

On this episode of The Golden Key Real Estate Tips Podcast, we are talking about the power of the personal letter when buying a home in a multiple offer situation.  It can often be the difference between winning and losing! Use the links below to listen to the podcast, learn more about this topic, or watch the YouTube video!

Podcast
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Full Blog Post
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YouTube Video
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For real estate inquires, contact Blake Davenport below:

Phone:703-350-8800 

Email: blake.davenport@lnf.com

 

Posted in Real Estate Tips
Aug. 14, 2019

Restaurants of Arlington Episode 8 - Bayou Bakery in Courthouse

Co-Founder Blake Davenport checks out Bayou Bakery, Coffee Bar & Eatery in the Arlington, VA neighborhood of Courthouse.

 

 

Location:

1515 N Courthouse Rd, Arlington, VA 22201

 

Phone Number:

(703) 243-2410

 

Website:

http://www.bayoubakerydc.com/

 

Menu:

http://www.bayoubakerydc.com/menus-va

 

Hours of Operation:

Mon-Fri: 7am-7pm
Breakfast: 7am-11am
Lunch: 11am-close
Happy Hour: 4-close

 

Saturday: 8am-6pm
Breakfast: All Day!
Lunch: 11:30am-close

 

Sunday: 8am-4pm
Breakfast: All Day!
Lunch: 11:30am-close

 

If you are interested in being featured on a future episode of Restaurants of Arlington, please contact us here.

July 31, 2019

Restaurants of Arlington Episode 7 - Delia's in South Arlington

Co-Founder Blake Davenport checks out Delia's Mediterranean Grill & Brick Oven Pizza off Glebe Road in southern Arlington, VA.

 

 

Location:

2931 S Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22206 

 

Phone Number:

(571) 483-0159

 

Website:

http://www.deliasbrickovenpizza.com/

 

Menu:

http://www.deliasbrickovenpizza.com/menus-delias-brick-oven-pizza-arlington/

 

Hours of Operation:

Sunday : 11am to 10pm

Monday : 4pm to 10pm

Tuesday : 11am to 10pm

Wednesday : 11am to 10pm

Thursday: 11am to 10pm

Friday - Saturday: 11am to 11pm

 

If you are interested in being featured on a future episode of Restaurants of Arlington, please contact us here.

June 19, 2019

Restaurants of Arlington Episode 6 - Rocklands Barbeque in Virginia Square

Co-Founder Blake Davenport checks out Rocklands Barbeque & Grilling Company in the Virginia Square neighborhood of Arlington, VA.

 

 

Location:

3471 Washington Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201

 

Phone Number:

703-528-9663

 

Website:

https://rocklands.com/

 

Menu:

https://rocklands.com/menus/

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday 11:00am – 9:30pm
Friday – Saturday 11:00am – 10:00pm
Sunday 11:00am – 9:00pm

 

If you are interested in being featured on a future episode of Restaurants of Arlington, please contact us here.

June 5, 2019

Restaurants of Arlington Episode 5 - BABA in Clarendon

Co-Founder Blake Davenport checks out the Balkan cocktail bar - BABA in Clarendon.

 

 

Location:

2901 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

 

Phone Number:

(703) 312-7978

 

Website:

https://baba.bar

 

Menu:

https://baba.bar/babas-full-menus/

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday: 4pm – 12am

Friday: 4pm – 2am

Saturday: 9:30am – 2am

Sunday: 9:30am – 12am

 

BRUNCH:

Saturday & Sunday: 9:30am – 3pm

 

DINNER:

Sunday-Thursday: 4pm – 10:30pm

Friday-Saturday: 4pm – 12am

 

BAR:

Sunday-Thursday: 4pm – 12am

Friday-Saturday: 4pm – 2am

 

HH:

Monday-Friday: 4pm-7pm

 

If you are interested in being featured on a future episode of Restaurants of Arlington, please contact us here.

May 22, 2019

Restaurants of Arlington Episode 4 - Palette 22 in Shirlington

Co-Founder Blake Davenport checks out global street food restaurant - Palette 22 in Shirlington.

 

 

Location:

4053 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206

 

Phone Number:

(703) 746-9007

 

Website:

http://www.palette22.com/

 

Menu:

http://www.palette22.com/our-menus/

 

Hours of Operation:

Lunch
Monday – Sunday | 11:30AM – 3PM

 

Dinner
Sunday – Thursday | 3PM – 10PM
Friday – Saturday | 3PM – 11PM

 

Late Night
Sunday – Thursday | 10PM – 12AM
Friday – Saturday | 11PM – 1AM

 

Brunch
Saturday | 10AM – 3PM
Sunday | 9AM – 3PM

 

Happy Hour
Monday | 11:30AM – 9PM
Tuesday – Friday | 4PM – 7PM
Sunday | 4PM – 9PM

 

If you are interested in being featured on a future episode of Restaurants of Arlington, please contact us here.

May 8, 2019

Restaurants of Arlington Episode 3 - Lyon Hall in Clarendon

Co-Founder Blake Davenport checks out the trendy French-German brasserie - Lyon Hall in Clarendon.

 

 

Location:

3100 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

 

Phone Number:

(703) 741-7636

 

Website:

https://www.lyonhallarlington.com/

 

Menu:

https://www.lyonhallarlington.com/menu/dinner/

 

Hours of Operation:

KITCHEN HOURS

DINNER 
Friday and Saturday 5PM-11PM 
Sunday – Thursday 5PM-10PM 
LUNCH 
Monday – Friday 1130AM-3PM 
BRUNCH 
Saturday and Sunday 9:30AM-3PM

BAR HOURS

HAPPY HOUR
… is seven days a week: 3PM-7PM 
LAST CALL 
… is always late

 

If you are interested in being featured on a future episode of Restaurants of Arlington, please contact us here.