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Manassas WOW House: $1.58M Gets You Home With Private Dock

MANASSAS, VA—This listing on Realtor.com is quite a find, to be sure. Not only is the house immaculate with a distinctive funky flair, it also happens to be perched alongside Lake Occoquan. Included is a private boat dock, no less. Here’s a detailed description from Realtor.com: Price: $1,579,900 Square Feet: 6014 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 6 […]

18 secrets from real estate insiders

Ty Wright | Bloomberg | Getty Images Potential home buyers walk past an ‘Open House’ sign displayed in the front yard of a property for sale in Columbus, Ohio. Investing in real estate can be a path to wealth, whether you’re buying a home to live in or purchasing an income property. Or it can […]

Carmello’s Earns 2018 Open Table Diner’s Choice Award

Carmello’s of Historic Manassas, Va. was recently named 2018 Open Table’s Diner’s Choice Award by Carmello’s diners making reservations through Open Table. For information on Carmello’s, go towww.carmellos.com Open Table winners are selected according to real feedback from diners who booked tables through Open Table. Diners then fill out surveys to rate their restaurant experience. […]

Manassas WOW House: Includes The Rare Light-Filled Basement

MANASSAS, VA—It’s not often one is able to acquire a home that includes a light-filled basement, but there’s one in the offing here on this listing from Realtor.com. That pretty much includes the rest of the house, as well. Here’s a detailed description from Realtor.com: Price: $649,500 Square Feet: 3612 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 4 Full […]

Honeybee Hotel: Help Build Giant One In Prince William County

MANASSAS, VA—Springtime brings out the bees, and Prince William County is asking residents to double-down on that by spending a Saturday or two this month helping to build a giant Bee Hotel. Actually, it’s a half-acre honeybee complex that’ll grace the County Landfill grounds, 14811 Dumfries Road. It’s part of an effort keeping with the […]

Pantzer Properties Picks Up Manassas Apartment For $115M

Chatsworth Park MANASSAS, VA–Panco Strategic Real Estate Fund III, an affiliate of New York City-based Pantzer Properties, has acquired a 576-unit apartment community here for $115 million, or $199,653 per unit. The community, now called Chatsworth Park, will be renamed The Point at Manassas per Pantzer’s brand. To continue reading, become a free ALM digital […]

Small plane crashes into Virginia apartment’s living room

‘We’re not going to make the airport’ 01:43 Pilot William Larson and his passenger were taking aerial photos from a single-engine plane for their Virginia photography company overnight when the plane had electrical problems, police say. Minutes later, the plane slammed into the living room of a third-story suburban Washington apartment in a crash that […]

Prescott Arms apartments in Manassas demolished

The site where Prescott Arms apartments used to be. The scene of one of Manassas’ most established neighborhoods is changing — quickly. In under a week, Prescott Arms, a long-standing apartment building at the corner of Prescott Avenue and Quarry Road, was leveled to make way for Prescott Court, a brand-new townhome community that will […]

Serious Crash In Manassas Being Treated As Hazmat Situation

MANASSAS, VA — Dumfries Road is closed for an "extended time" between Lake Jackson Drive and Purcell Road after a serious crash involving a sedan and an overturned oxygen truck, according to Prince William County police. The crash is at the intersection of Dumfries Road at Cobb Road and Pinnacle Ridge Drive. The accident is […]