My blog covers whatever is on my mind. It travels the spectrum from Real Estate in Northern Virginia, local events, market reports, neighborhood data, business profiles and personal stories, and once in a while just some random craziness. I hope you enjoy it, and please feel free to drop a note.
ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS
How's your day, darling? That's how the desk attendant addressed me tonight when I walked into my hotel. Some people would be offended by that. Some would consider that unprofessional and maybe a little intrusive. For me, I see customer service.Why didn't it bother me? There a lot of reasons, but...
Life is funny. I'm a big goals kind of guy, but I've learned in life that you have to hold your goals with an open hand and a light grip and not a tightly clinched fist. You still need to be focused, but not blinded to other opportunities. At this stage of life, I've accomplished more than I ever...
I'm always amused at the insane auto-corrected messages I send to clients. It's never intentional, but it does happen with some frequency. I have this image of a bunch of minions sitting around a table with assigned phone owners on a list. When the phone owner sends a text, they decide to either ...
Do the important things first and your home will sell quickly. If you don't, it may sit and become stigmatized.Do the important things first and your home will sell quickly. If you decide to gamble with the listing, hoping to attract a clueless buyer, you may end up with a house that is stigmatiz...