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Those of us who are well past early adulthood often look at the Millennial generation with a sense of consternation. You know the stereotypes. The young and entitled, living in their parents’ basements, working in gourmet coffee shops and gaming until the wee hours.   While it may be good for a l...
Every year, top designers weigh in on what they think will be raising temperatures in home trends for the coming year. If home updates are on your list of New Year’s Resolutions, then here are a few “on trend” design features to consider. Purple Takes PointNearly every little girl, at some point ...
2017 is now in the books, and it definitely took us for a wild ride! With low interest rates and strong economic indicators, home-seekers were out in force. Many areas of Northern Virginia continued to experience strong sellers’ markets, with many sellers enjoying competing offers.While the entir...
The House and Senate recently voted to pass the most sweeping tax legislation in decades. President Trump signed it into law just prior to the holiday weekend, with the changes taking effect in time for most HR and Payroll departments to adjust tax withholdings as soon as February. So what does t...
  If your home could give Santa a wish list, what would be on it? Think it’s granite counters and stainless appliances? You might be surprised! Technology tops everyone’s gift list, and your home is no different! The latest gadgets to make your home safer, more energy efficient, or more convenien...
US News and World Report recently published an article which highlighted the trending neighborhoods in the DC area. Several Northern Virginia zip codes made the prestigious list! Northern Virginia is a great place to live, with many varieties of housing styles, shopping and dining, entertainment,...
Trends come and go…that is the one universal truth in home design. In the last 10 years, the trend has been large soaking tubs, jetted tubs, and all manner of bathtub luxury. But is this trend on its way out?According to Houzz, the recent trends in bathroom remodels reflect two major demographics...
 When buying a new home, one of the very first steps you need to take is to apply for financing and get pre-approved. Your mortgage lender will determine if you are likely to be approved based on your income, credit, assets, and other factors. You may also be asked to choose whether you want a 15...
There is so much more to selling your Northern Virginia or DC Metro home than simply finding the right realtor and deciding on an asking price.  According to the National Association of Realtors 2017 Profile of Home Staging, 47% of buyer’s agents surveyed agreed that effective home staging can ha...
 Here in the DC Metro/Northern Virginia area, inventory is so tight in certain price ranges that there are often multiple potential buyers for a home. You worked hard, staged your home just right, and the asking price for your home attracted multiple buyers. You now have an accepted offer, and ar...

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