Get To Know The Lise Howe Group

If you are planning to buy, sell or build a home in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area, The Lise Howe Group is here for you!

The Washington, D.C. metropolitan area is known for its natural beauty and small historic communities. It’s a region of vibrant contrasts, famed monuments, and a seemingly inexhaustible store of vitality. Whether you are selling a home in one of Washington DC’s premiere neighborhoods, looking to up-size into one of Maryland’s suburbs, or want to slow down a little and enjoy life in Northern Virginia, The Lise Howe Group is here for you.

The Lise Howe Group is led by Lise Howe,who has nearly 30 years of real estate experience. Located in Washington, DC, she and her team are positioned to cover all of DC, MD & VA. One of the advantages that comes with the successful completion of hundreds of transactions in the area is an instinctive knowledge of selling homes, condos, and developments throughout the D.C. metropolitan area.

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homes for sale in Bethesda

Homes for Sale in Bethesda – Prices

Price of homes for sale in Bethesda was up last year on average by 6.09% even though the number of homes sold was less due to the very limited inventory. In addition the average price of attached properties (condos and townhomes) was up an eye popping 21.45%, definitely surpassing the average price increase for detached…

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Decluttering is Important!

Decluttering is important in the sale of your home. You want to present the best image of your home to prospective buyers. You also want to get rid of the extraneous things that you don't want to move to your new home. Whether you are upsizing or downsizing, it is a good time to take…

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Water View Homes Around DC

Water view homes are charming all year round! Winter time seems to last forever in January - but I promise that the warm weather will be here soon. You will start dreaming of walking along the beach or sailing on the Chesapeake Bay. Maybe you just want to sip your morning coffee while you are…

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Pines of Rome

Pines of Rome – a Bethesda Institution

The Pines of Rome was always my uncle's favorite Italian restaurant in Bethesda. We used to meet there with him and his sons to celebrate big occasions like birthdays. The food is classic old school Italian cuisine that we all grew up with before Italian food became upscale in this country. If you want spaghetti…

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Most expensive sales in 2023

Most Expensive Sales in 2023

The most expensive sales in 2023 in DC, Montgomery County, Alexandria, Arlington and Fairfax started at $4M and went up from there. In addition there are some eye popping prices for homes that have not been sold yet! $50M for a new home with 450 feet of Potomac River access and a Turkish Hamman! Dan…

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Vinyl or Hardwood

Vinyl or Hardwood?

Vinyl or hardwood is a choice many homeowners have to make. Vinyl plank flooring is a favorite among homeowners who want the look and texture of natural wood or stone without the financial investment. It's durable, waterproof, and a great fit for families with kids and pets. Good vinyl plank flooring has the color all…

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second home purchases are decling

Investing in Short Term Rentals

Investing in short term rentals can be an excellent strategy to diversify your portfolio. Companies such as Airbnb and VRBO have brought the short-term rental market into the mainstream, making it easier than ever for investors to profit from real estate ownership. Rather than getting tied into long-term leases, property owners can capitalize on local…

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Family activities in Chevy Chase Great Falls

Family Activities In Chevy Chase – Top Ten

Family activities in Chevy Chase range from horseback riding to concerts, shopping to learning about butterflies, and ice skating to rides on a miniature open air train. Here are ten suggestions to get you started exploring Chevy Chase.

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Maplewood in Bethesda, a Co-Op for Retirees

Maplewood in Bethesda is tucked inside the Beltway in a safe, walkable, wooded neighborhood. This co-op community sets a high standard for independent retirement living with a billiards room, private dining room, club room, library, and art center.. Maplewood has been voted the "Best Senior Living Community" by the readers of Bethesda Magazine - for…

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