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The primary reason why an owner should sell real estate is because it is the right time for their particular situation.  In any given market at any given time there are buyers ready, willing and able to purchase real estate.  However, many Sellers think they should “time the market”.  One key obj...
10/17/2018
Sugarland Run is a community of about 50 homes along Seneca Road and Kentland Drive at the Fairfax/Loudon County border.  The majority of the homes are in Fairfax County with a few just over the county line in Loudon. Many of the homes sit on large parcels, affording privacy and tranquility and i...
10/15/2018
The number of real estate transactions in McLean and Great Falls closed out the first three quarters 2018 softer than in the same time period in 2017, with 861 transactions compared to 938 the previous year.  To provide perspective to the 2008 market a decade ago, 2018 is up over 45%. The market ...
10/03/2018
Stuart Mill Road curves it’s way through what was once entirely farmland and is now serene residential homesteads. This neighborhood toes the line between far enough from DC to be truly quiet while still close enough to have access to activities and transportation.This neighborhood has been built...
09/27/2018
Walter Heights is a community of just over 50 Single Family Homes located just outside Downtown McLean. This neighborhood sits just off Dolley Madison Blvd and runs along Buchanan St and Melrose Ave. Originally built in the 20s, these homes have plenty of history and with their prime location is ...
09/20/2018
Westwood Park is a Falls Church community built primarily in the early to mid 60’s. The neighborhood consists of over 170 single family homes. The community runs along Fairwood Ln and its adjoining smaller streets. The great benefits of this community are its location in the beltway, proximity to...
09/12/2018
Acredale is a small cluster of 32 homes along two streets, Babcock Road and Five Oaks Road. The biggest benefit of this neighborhood is it’s proximity to the Town of Vienna and it’s short 1.8 mile trek to the nearest Metro station!The Town of Vienna is one of our favorite areas in Northern Virgin...
08/31/2018
This famous quote “50% of something is better than 100% of nothing” by the financial guru Suze Orman has numerous applications in real estate. Orman shares that she passes on this sage advice that came to her from her father.  Consider an example that applies to sellers. The client determines tha...
08/22/2018
Stratford House, one of Reston’s finest luxury high-rise condominium buildings, is located directly across Reston Town Center, a burgeoning mixed-use community with great restaurants, shopping and nightlife.  Stratford house was completed in 2001 and is home to over 120 units on 14 floors. Buildi...
08/15/2018
There are no perfect houses, there are no perfect spouses.  Actually it applies to just about everything in my opinion because there are no perfect children, no perfect jobs or companies, no perfect charities or schools, no perfect “you fill in the blank”.  As a real estate agent I most frequentl...
08/01/2018
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