Washington DC Public Golf Courses to Visit

Washington D.C.’s Public Golf Courses to Visit

The often-steep price tag of life in Washington DC doesn’t have to limit your enjoyment of golf. There are numerous high-quality public golf courses throughout the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area (DMV). The golf courses we’re about to cover give you quality play opportunities at an affordable price. Blue Mash Montgomery County borders D.C. and offers no shortage of quality golfing. Blue Mash Golf Course sits peacefully in the quiet area of Laytonsville, Maryland. Golfers looking for a golf course with variety should consider visiting Blue Mash. Here’s a quick list of what you can expect from 9-18 holes at ...
Cherry blossoms in Washington, DC

How to See the Washington DC Cherry Blossoms Safely in 2021

Cherry blossoms are a staple of Washington D.C. culture. You might be surprised to hear how humble the history of D.C. cherry trees truly is. 1885 led to world traveler Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore returning from Japan to request the planting of cherry trees along the Potomac waterfront.1 Japan has been celebrating the blossoming of cherry trees for centuries. No public officials ever took the time to grant Scidmore’s request. 1906 was an instrumental year for the development of cherry blossoms in the D.C. area. Dr. David Fairchild began planting cherry trees on his Chevy Chase property on the edge of ...
Washington DC Monuments

Outdoor Walking Tour of the D.C. Monuments and Memorials – Night and Day

Many of D.C.’s most admired monuments exist within the city’s National Mall region. One perk regarding the National Mall is the fact that it’s very walkable. One afternoon or night trip through the National Mall allows you to witness monuments and memorials that people worldwide travel to see. Let’s dive into how you can make the most of your self guided walking tour of Washington D.C. monuments and memorials. Lincoln Memorial It’s helpful to pick a starting point when planning your D.C. walking tour. The Lincoln Memorial is a great starting point for many people, as it sits on the ...
Set Up an Indoor Picnic

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Home

Valentine’s Day is when many people spend the evening out. At Keener Management, we have Washington, D.C., apartments for rent in prime locations, but, with COVID-19, staying home is the better option. Whether you’re the type who has always avoided crowds or who enjoys a night out on the town, here are some at-home Valentine’s Day ideas to make your day memorable. Set Up an Indoor Picnic You probably don’t have a grassy floor or an oak tree to sit under. It’s usually too chilly in February to picnic outside anyway. Yet that doesn’t mean you can’t set up shop ...
How-to-Virtually-Attend-the-59th-Presidential-Inauguration

How to Virtually Attend the 59th Presidential Inauguration

One of the perks of living at our Washington, D.C. luxury apartments is that major events are happening all the time. A presidential inauguration is one of those. Yet things are a bit different, this year, with the COVID-19 crisis and security concerns. However, you can attend the Joseph R. Biden inauguration virtually on January 20. What Will the Ceremony Look Like? After arriving by Amtrak train, Biden will be sworn in on the Capitol steps. He and Vice President Kamala Harris will lay a wreath, perform a ceremonial inspection of the military, and receive a presidential escort to start ...
Dupont Circle Fully Furnished Apartmetnts

Pros and Cons of Renting a Furnished Apartment

Whether you’re making your first move or have experienced the process before, the stress of moving is not a secret. It often does not go smoothly. One option to consider can help: fully furnished apartments. At Keener Management, we offer furnished apartments at The Drake in Dupont Circle. What Is a Furnished Apartment? Furnished apartments for rent have many amenities for you to live comfortably. The furnishings included can range from kitchen appliances to furniture, including couches, dining tables, beds, and dressers. Some apartments may be completely furnished with a wide range of décor, such as lamps, bookshelves, chairs, shower ...
Christmas in Washington DC

Top 4 Washington, D.C. Restaurants Offering To-Go Food on Christmas Day

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is making dining out in Washington, D.C. less likely during Christmas, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy fine cuisine. Many restaurants are offering to-go service, so you can have a holiday feast at your Washington DC apartment. If you are planning Christmas dinner take out, here are four restaurants in Washington, D.C. open on Christmas Day: Teddy & The Bully Bar Operated by the owners of LINCOLN Restaurant and Declaration Restaurant, Teddy & The Bully Bar has taken a powerful stance on customer safety. It has gone so far as to draft a Customer ...
Easy Holiday Decorations

Holiday Decorating Ideas That Will Take Less Than 10 Minutes

Holiday decorating makes your home more festive, but finding the time for it during the busiest time of the year is a challenge. Many decorating ideas take just a few minutes. These are turning our apartment rental, and elsewhere in Washington, D.C., into holiday wonderlands, which yours can be too. Turn Your Holiday Cards into Ornaments Are you wondering where to put all those holiday cards this year? Why not turn them into decorations? Punch a hole at the top and tie Christmas ribbons to each, so you can hang them from the tree. Each is holiday-themed already. Plus, you ...
Thanksgiving Dinner

Don’t Feel Like Cooking? Top Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving To-Go in Washington, D.C.

Situated between Rock Creek Park and Mount Saint Alban, Woodley Park is home to attractive early 20th-century row houses and The Delano, our art deco luxury apartment complex. Our apartments rentals, with their high ceilings, hardwood flooring, and stainless steel appliances, are ideal for dining in for Thanksgiving. Fortunately, there are also many options if you’re looking for Thanksgiving dinner to go in Washington, D.C. Here are just a few of them. Federalist Pig Just a few blocks away on Columbia Rd NW, the Federalist Pig is offering 12 lb. and half turkey dinners complete with cranberry BBQ sauce, Parker ...
Mail in Voter Registration Ballot

2020 Washington, D.C., Voting Guide

The voting process has been revamped in Washington, D.C., for the 2020 presidential election on November 3. All registered voters in the District will receive mail ballots and can deliver them to designated drop boxes. While many polling places that can accommodate social distancing will still be open, voters have the option to use no-excuse absentee ballots, and never have to leave their Washington, D.C., apartment rental to vote. We’re here to help answer your questions and understand the process that has been put into place. How Can You Register to Vote? While residents can register to vote in person, ...