About Luke Buchanan As native Washingtonian, Luke McKinley Buchanan delivers in-depth, local knowledge regarding NW Washington neighborhoods.  Luke is proficient in relative-valuation and formerly worked as a strategist for an advertising firm in Santa Monica.   If you wish to learn more about your home’s worth, please call or email to schedule a free real […]


Kirsten Grind and Peter Rudegeair, with the Wall Street Journal, write an insightful article titled, “House Flipping Makes a Comeback as Home Prices Rise.” This article uses pre-recession numbers to illustrate the bounce back.  The number of flips has more than doubled since 2009; more alarmingly, the profit margins have skyrocketed to an average of […]

FILE - This Monday, Aug. 8, 2011, file photo shows the Fannie Mae headquarters in Washington. Fannie Mae reports financial results Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

#BREAKINGNEWS Roadside Development and its joint venture partner have announced their purchase of the FannieMae complex, headquartered in Washington DC at 3900 Wisconsin Avenue. Read more:  http://www.itbusinessnet.com/article/Roadside-Development-and-NORTH-AMERICA-SEKISUI-HOUSE-LLC-(NASH)-Purchase-Iconic-Fannie-Mae-Headquarters-in-Washington-DC-4718448  


#TimonAndPumba debut in Friday’s (11/11/16) Mansion section of The Wall Street Journal.


“It is impossible to imagine Goethe or Beethoven being good at billiards or golf.” – H. L. Mencken Have a look at Long and Foster’s Fall Luxury Magazine! #BilliardRooms #Garages #WineCellars #PokerRooms.  Long and Foster, Fall Luxury Homes


BECAUSE TECHNOLOGY MATTERS!  #DataDrivenMarketing Working with a realtor, who is certified in Microsoft Excel and proficient in Relative Valuation techniques, allows you to make a real estate decisions confidently and accurately. Like reading the ingredients before deciding on new product at the the grocery store, you should #KnowTheFacts about your home before deciding to buy or sell this […]



When you have property to sell at a premium, you want to work with someone who keeps his finger on the pulse of DC’s housing market, with someone who sets realistic expectations for sellers and who does not jump on the first offer that comes in.

The last few months have been an unforgettable experience, trying find the right buyer in one of the hottest neighborhoods in D.C. Proudly representing the seller of this exchange and selling at 100% of list price. http://www.LukeTheRealtor.com