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Running Cedar — a 70-acre dream above The Rappahannock

100 Feet above the Rappahannock River, renowned landscape architect Richard Arentz found the inspiration to create Running Cedar on 70 acres in the Virginia Countryside. In collaboration with architect Richard Williams and interior designer Jose Solis Betancourt, Running Cedar is acclaimed by the national and international design community. Running Cedar’s main house is one room […]


Balmoral Greens — Arts and Crafts Splendor Without Limits

  In a private woodland glen just outside of Clifton, architect and builder Mark Kohler and designer Barry Dixon collaborated to build a house for America On Line co-founder, Ken Huntsman and his wife, Marci. The result is Balmoral Greens — a 12,000 square foot bespoke masterpiece that naturally incorporates handmade materials, luxurious fabrics, custom-designed […]




TTR Sotheby’s Releases Third Quarter Market Reports

The sales numbers for Washington, DC; Virginia; and Maryland show good news for clients of TrophyHomes.com and LifeAtTheTop.com for the quarter ending September 30, 2015. Highlights include: “The total sold dollar volume in Washington, DC increased 7.38%, and the median sold price increased 4.62%. Condominium and Co-op sales in Washington remained strong with average sold […]


11100 Cripplegate Road Sold For $6,150,000 — How We Created Potomac’s Highest Sale Since 2010

  Exceptional marketing made this Georgian masterpiece stand out amongst formidable competition. Our landmark website, TrophyHomes.com augmented by an extensive series of digital, print, mailings and agent outreach campaigns captured the highest sale price for one of the most significant Potomac properties to be offered in years. It helped that no detail was overlooked and […]


Overlook By Robert Gurney: A Modern Masterpiece In Spring Valley That Overlooks Nothing.    

Located at 5063 Overlook Road NW in Spring Valley, a masterful modern interpretation of traditional architectural styles awaits a discerning buyer. The celebrated DC architect, Robert Gurney, redesigned this elegant house melding the original with the contemporary. Tucked into a quarter-acre in Spring Valley, the 3-story home boasts 8,000 square feet of sleek luxury including six […]



Trophy Homes Curated Collections Spotlight: Timeless Classics

Throughout the Capital Region, Timeless Classics are Trophy Homes in ample supply at price points ranging from $2 Million to a current high of $70 Million. These architectural landmarks, ageless in appeal and unmarked by the passage of time include Georgian, Italianate, Tudor, Federal, and Victorian styles. Materials include stone, brick, shingles, marble and more. […]