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Buying, Selling, or Renting a home in the Northern Virginia area Team up with Top Real Estate Agents Ritu Desai and Samson Properties. Serving residential Real Estate in the area of Fairfax, Loudoun, Alexandria, Arlington, and Prince William Counties. Contact Ritu at 703-625-4949 or email her at



Dear Ritu, We are thinking about moving up into a single family home and sell our town home in Northern Virginia. We do have some equity that will be used to purchase our new home. We are confused on whether we should purchase first or sell our home first. Can you please advice. Answer: It is gre...
While the FHA may have been forgotten in early 2000 when purchasing your home. The trend is back!!!  Apart from the below laid out benefits the long term advantage of the FHA is assumable and stream line refinance.There are many things that people should know about FHA loans.  They're great for a...
Spring of 2010 was filled with home buyers in the market wanting to take advantage of the $8000 tax credit. That filled the positive sign in the real estate market. So what is in for the real estate market in Northern Virginia for Spring 2011? From the New Construction Perspective: Builders in t...
Many of the Virginian home owners have face a tough situation during the past couple of years. For some circumstances have been beyond their control and have let go their dream home to foreclosure.If you are one of the millions of families that lost their home in the last couple of years to Forec...
After housing hunting for several weeks or months finally as "Virginia's first time home buyer" you find your dream home. Yeah!!!! Just hang on before you can start celebrating....being a first time home buyer can you easily kill the deal by making simple mistakes that can end up costing you to ...
With low down payment FHA loans are the one of the most popular financing tool in the current Virginia real estate market. After you submit a loan application with your FHA lender, they generate a case number for the buyer's loan. Then the lender sends a request to get the property appraised from...
In Northern Virginia especially with single family home lot of home buyers have a home to sell like their condo or a townhome. Depending on the price bracket the seller may accept a contingency called "The Home of Sale". Here is the detail what is means.What is a Home Sale contingency? Can I stil...
I am with most of you having a fish tank can be attractive and soothing feature in the home. There are many times I have shown  homes and it smelled fishy. Well the home was clean, decuttered and staged. However the fish tank is cloudy and muggy. I don't even know if there are live fish floating ...
42373 Astors Beachwood Ct CHANTILLY, VA Gorgeous Home+ Land+ Wooded view+ Regular Sale on a Cul-de-Sac 6BR/4BA Single Family House $710,000 Year Built 2006 Sq Footage Unspecified Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms 4 full, 0 partial Floors 3 Parking 2 Car garage Lot Size 0.87 acres HOA/Maint $60 per month Desc...
As a Realtor® and as a Virginia property owners, I support eliminating the recordation tax when properties are refinanced.  I am not a polit These days, refinancing a property mortgage is a great way to take advantage of rock-bottom interest rates and save property owners money on monthly paymen...

Ritu Desai 703-625-4949

Northern Virginia,Washington DC & Maryland Realtor
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"Ritu Desai is simply amazing. Her amazing nature is what led me to contact with her and help me to purchase my new home. Ritu Desai made me feel like ... more "
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