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By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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So Many Things to Consider Before Listing For RentMeeting with a soon-to-be landlord yesterday, there was so much to cover.  In addition to the preparation of the house, which was the declared reason for the meeting, there were a lot of questions the landlord needed to answer for me to accurately...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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When a Buyer Finds "The One," There is No Stopping ThemThe year 2020 has been one of the most intense seller's markets ever.  In fact, having been licened since 2005, I can honestly say, I have never seen another market like this one.  The demand for housing is out of control.  Sellers were reluc...

By NextDay Inspect, Residential Home Inspections & Radon Testing
(NextDay Inspect)
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Save Money and EnergyMost people don’t know how easy it is to make their homes run on less energy, and here at InterNACHI, we want to change that. Drastic reductions in heating, cooling, and electricity costs can be accomplished through very simple changes, most of which homeowners can do themsel...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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"I Can Explain It to You, I Can't Understand It for You"Another day in the Bristow-Gainesville real estate market, another offer submitted for a buyer client to be piled on the mound of offers the seller will receive.  Every buyer has to go through a learning curve when they enter the market, eve...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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No Man Left Behind During the House Hunt The pace of the real estate market in the Bristow/Gainesville area, really for all of Northern Virginia, is insane.  While seventy percent of my business is being at the helm of listings and assisting my sellers in staging, pricing, marketing and negotiati...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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One Bedroom Historic Home in Gainesville SOLDOn May 16th (2020,) I had the pleasure of listing a truly unique property in Gainesville, VA.  Three years earlier I had represented the buyer in the purchase of The John Trone House, located at 8200 Buckland Mill Road.  Now, three years later, that ow...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is June 12, 2020 10 Things Not To Do When Getting a MortgageMy name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to talk about the 10 Things NOT To Do When Getting a Mortgage.Buying a home can be a very exciting yet stressful time. Sometimes ...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is June 10, 2020 and this is my Wednesday 5 Real Estate Words to Increase Your VocabularyMy name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to talk about 5 Real Estate Words to Increase Your Vocabulary.1-Adverse Possession- that’s the claim...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is June 10, 2020 and this is my Wednesday 5 Real Estate Words to Increase Your VocabularyMy name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to talk about 5 Real Estate Words to Increase Your Vocabulary.1-Adverse Possession- that’s the claim...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is June 5, 2020 and this is my May Real EstateMarket Update.My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I come to you with my May Market Update for Prince William County, Manassas City and Manassas Park. As a Realtor I am always being ask, “So ho...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is May 29, 2020 let’s explore “What Is Probate?”My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to talk about “What is Probate”? In very simple terms, it’s the checks and balancing of possessions including any properties owned, by a pers...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is May 22, 2020 let’s explore “What Cost You Can Expect to Pay When Buying A House?”My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to Explore “What Cost You Can Expect to Pay When Buying a House?” If you have never bought a home before ...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is May 20, 2020 and here are “5 Real Estate Word to Increase Your Vocabulary”.My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to talk about 5 Real Estate Word to Increase Your Vocabulary1-Abstract of Title: Condensed history or summary o...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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Under Contract, Apparently with the Blessings of John Trone HimselfIt takes a special buyer to appreciate a 194 year old historic property.  Certainly, when The John Trone House, located at 8200 Buckland Mill Road hit the market at $259,000 it got a lot of attention.  Buyers were drawn to the pri...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Today is May 18, 2020 and this is my Monday Mortgage Update.What is mortgage insurance and why do I have to pay it?My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor at Samson Properties in Gainesville VA. Today I would like to talk about “What is mortgage insurance and why do I have to pay it?” Mortgage...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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Covid-19 AddendumHi there, today is May 15, 2020 My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a Realtor with Samson Properties in Gainesville, VA    Lets talk about, “ the Covid 19 addendum”. Have you seen or heard about the Covid-19 addendum? This addendum can be used when you write an offer or at any time ...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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My name is Susan Jacobs and I am a realtor with Samson Properties in Gainesville Virginia. This is my Monday Mortgage update May 11, 2020. Today I would like to talk about different types of mortgages commonly used to finance a home. That would Conventional Mortgages, F.H.A. Mortgages and VA Mort...

By Susan Jacobs, Gainesville,VA Certified Probate Specialist
(Samson Properties)
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y name is Susan Jacobs and I am a Realtor with Samson Properties, Gainesville, Virginia. This is my real estate market update May 8, 2020. In a release dated May 7, 2020 from the NAR (National Associate of Realtors) 3 in 4 potential sellers are preparing to sell their homes following the end of t...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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Loyal Buyers Find Their Dream Home in The Reserve at Lake Manassas In the spring of 2007, my brother introduced me to some of the finest people I have ever met.  His friend Michael was looking to buy a home in the Centreville area, having just accepted a job in Northern Virginia.  It was a pleasu...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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This is a snapshot of recent sales in the Bridlewood neighborhood of Gainesville, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Click here to sign up for my free monthly real estate market update.Highest and Lowest Sold Bridlewood Home ValuesIn the past 6 months, 9 p...

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