Northern Virginia Residential Real Estate Blog

Follow me
Real Estate Agent - Samson Properties - VA0225077251
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



Time of the year to file your taxes is around the corner. If you are an independent DI landlord and your property is not managed by a property manager or a professional you do have some relief on expense you incur as a landlord.As you may or may not recall, depending on how close-knit you are wit...
While we are still in holiday sprint and awaiting the ringing of the new year. We need to start planning how we are going to recycle that beautiful Christmas time.   Before you recycle: Since the trees will be turned into mulch, it is very important to remove all decorations including ornaments, ...
In real estate every day is a new lesson. This is story I want to share from a fellow Realtor whose client bought about 10 year old home in Ashburn Virginia. After living in merely first 3 months they got huge water bill from the Loudoun Water and Sanitation department. The things that puzzled th...
Many of my Northern Virginia home buyers would love to be a home owner versus renters. Many struggle with knowing where they can get the huge chuck of that down payment money. Your first step should be to speak to your lender with your current income how much you qualify for purchase of your new ...
As a buyer agent, buyers expect us to know and provide information since we as a "Realtor" claim to be a local expert. However just like any other professional we are bounded with certain rules and regulations on what we can discuss and disclose.Top Five Buyer Questions that I Can't Answer There ...
Kitchen is most essential part of the home in every day living and most of the Virginia buyers do get attracted to an updated kitchen.Do Kitchen Appliances Sell a Home? A short time ago I listed a house that was 20 years old with original kitchen appliances.  Very clearly worn and quite frankly a...
While the holidays are upon us we are all in jolly mood...  but count down to winter blues in around the corner. And if you are a home owner who will be on the market during this weather. Here are few tips that you can keep in mind while showing your Virginia home for sale in Winter Weather: 1. L...
Being a Loudoun resident for now over 12+ years and a mother of 2 boys I have nothing but to speak positive about the the area. Loudoun county is divided into Eastern and Western Loudoun area. Eastern area primary consist of Sterling, Ashburn, Dulles, Chantilly area. However majority of the resid...
Northern Virginia is known as silicon valley with government contracts of the East Coast. Herndon is very well known for lot of Northern Virginia due to many factor: a. Easy to Commute- With Monroe Park & Ride and Dulles Toll road it is very convenient for daily commute to DC or any other Norther...
Bumped into a very common scenario yet again as a Northern Virginia Realtor, I met a seller who wanted to list his home way higher than the current market value since the inventory is low and seller believe his house is worth more than the market value. Again, this is not the first time I had thi...

Ritu Desai 703-625-4949

Northern Virginia,Washington DC & Maryland Realtor
Contact The Author
Reviews on Zillow
"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 "
by Julia Keri
Protected by Copyscape DMCA Violation Tool Real Time Analytics