Feb 201822

Long & Foster by the Decades: 1978-1988

Long & Foster was entering its second decade in 1978, when disco hit its zenith with the release of “Saturday Night Fever.” The Reagan era was yet to begin, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the year at 805. And Wes Foster was preparing a move that would rock the real estate world

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Long & Foster was entering its second decade in 1978, when disco hit its zenith with the release of “Saturday Night Fever.” The Reagan era was yet to begin, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the year at 805. And Wes Foster was preparing a move that would rock the real estate world

Jan 201822

Long & Foster by the Decades: 1968-1978

Gas cost 34 cents per gallon in 1968, a movie ticket was $1.50, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the year at 943. It was also the year Wes Foster and Hank Long opened a real estate office in Fairfax, Virginia, that would grow to become one of the industry’s most respected brands.

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Gas cost 34 cents per gallon in 1968, a movie ticket was $1.50, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the year at 943. It was also the year Wes Foster and Hank Long opened a real estate office in Fairfax, Virginia, that would grow to become one of the industry’s most respected brands.