phone. 240.994.3941 email. Koki(at)kokiisthekey(dotted)com

Main Content

IP Banner

Home » Latest Posts

Latest Posts

Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Most homebuyers start the process anxious, excited, nervous, and some are downright terrified. It’s natural. A home is the largest and most expensive purchase that most people will make in a lifetime. It can either turn out to be a comple...

Read more

Signs that Now is the Time to Sell Your Home

There are many reasons why it may be time to sell your home. You may need more space to make room for a growing family or you need to downsize after your kids leave the nest. Whatever your motivations, you want to make sure that you’re ti...

Read more

What the Zestimate?!

"Zestimate." It's a four-letter-word in most real estate offices. Bring up a Zestimate to an agent at an open house and you might get a polite nod from the agent, but on the inside he's probably weeping, gnashing his teeth, and cursing ...

Read more

Lofty Dupont

Has Dupont Circle gotten to big for its britches? According to a recent report, this long popular neighborhood lies in a zip code among the lowest priced in DC, yet this year we're seeing a drop in sales. What gives, Dupont? There are a ...

Read more

Amazon Headquarters

You may have heard that Amazon is looking to build another full-sized campus on this side of the country and DC is in the running. The city has proposed four sites for the large-scale project to include a location in Anacostia, one in NoMa,...

Read more

B-W Speedway

*Images Courtesy of Urban Turf The moment inches nearer when we will join the rest of the world in taking advantage of the technology that is high-speed train travel. The Maryland Department of Transportation has just completed an environmen...

Read more

Invented Neighborhoods

*Courtesy of Washington City Paper As District neighborhoods gain visibility in the real estate marketplace, often a distinct new name for the area emerges. In many cases, it seems to occur when a lesser-known neighborhood wants to be recogn...

Read more

One and Done in Logan

Everything old is new again. You didn't think millennials invented tiny homes, did you? One-bedroom rowhouses are few and far between in the District, but they are often some of the oldest homes still standing. A one-bedroom in Logan Circle...

Read more

Not So Fast, Elon

The Boring Company's Elon Musk got a bit ahead of himself when he announced that he would be able to move forward with the high-speed commuter solution he's been working on. On July 20th, Musk Tweeted (above) that he had received "verbal [g...

Read more

Need 11 Bedrooms?

It's a bit strange to be reporting that there is an 11-bedroom rowhome on the market in Petworth for just under $700,000, but here we are. With some of the highest rents in the country, District homes are leased as group houses all the time...

Read more