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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



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According to data released by RBI, our local MLS company, there was a pronounced increase of 31% in pending sales in the January 2011 Washington, DC metro area housing market.  The RBI Pending Home Sales Index™ [Washington, DC Metro Area], is a two-year moving window on the housing market using ...
Dear Ritu, we do like to search online for the homes for sale in our price range and area. It is frustrating when we email the homes to you (our Realtor) either the home are under contract or sold long back. What is your recommendation on which website we should use to search for homes in Virgini...
Investments, terms for loans, processes, and other parts of real estate can often be overwhelming to someone who hasn't received a degree in real estate.  If you are looking for definitions and actions behind those definitions, then don't forget about getting the right appraisals.  This will help...
 Listing agent of a property we had a contract argued that the since the basement is a walk out level we don't need to waste our money and add radon contingency. First my jaw dropped thinking "Who in the world are you telling my client what they should be contingent on ?" Trying to keep my calmne...
Everyone knows that you should never sign on the dotted line without reading the contract.  This same term applies to loans.  Signing a loan without knowing the terms and what everything means can be detrimental to your finances, credit and future investments.  Before you sign on the dotted line,...
Are you a home buyers who is purchasing their new construction home in Northern Virginia or considering buying a home that needs TLC or a landlord wanting to change that old worn out carpet in the home or simply as a home owners who is thinking about replacing their current worn out carpet whatev...
Most of Virginian home buyers are thinking about numbers ($$$) and are conservative with the monthly mortgage payments while house hunting. I don't blame them with the economy and under certainty of the future it is a great idea to be smart about your affordability. So what is the biggest mistake...
When purchasing a home every detail matter especially financial details. I got an email from a relocation buyer who has to move to Virginia by summer. They could not find a place to compare what the local real estate tax rate are. Here is the information about local tax rate in Northern Virginia ...
Dear Ritu, as you know we are planning to rent out our home in Virginia due to job relocation. From the comps you have provided we will be taking negative cash flow every month. We are debating whether to hire a property manager or not to save up some money. What is your professional suggestion/o...

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 "
by Francis J. Wilson
"I worked with Ritu Desai to sell my house in Loudoun county. This was my first time selling property and Ritu Desai made it easy and made sure I was ... more "
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