Northern Virginia & D.C. Real Estate Blog

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Real Estate Agent - RE/MAX Allegiance, Managing Broker/Branch Vice President
Northern Virginia & D.C. Real Estate Blog

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2008 

Whether you are in the market to buy a home or to sell your current home, it is important to keep abreast of market statistics (or at least to work with a knowledgeable REALTOR who does).  Newspapers, national magazines, and television news report on regional and national trends, but don't do a v...
04/29/2008
You've heard all the lawyer jokes and so have I.  In fact, let me let you in on a little secret:  There's only one lawyer joke.  All the rest are true stories.There's a lot of law involved in a real estate transaction.  There's agency law, contract law, property law, tax law, condominium regulati...
04/29/2008
If you're just getting in the market for real estate, chances are you're hearing a lot of unfamiliar terms these days, especially on the mortgage side of things.  Real estate introduces you to entirely new language.  One filled with lots of words that are thrown around by your mortgage lender, RE...
04/27/2008
What are the Golden Zip Codes?  Each year, Washingtonian Magazine publishes a list of the top 50 neighborhoods in and around Washington D.C. by the median sales price of homes.  This allows the reader to determine the areas of Washington D.C., Northern Virginia, and suburban Maryland with the hig...
04/27/2008
With the advent of online payments, credit card transactions, wire transfers and Paypal, very few carry checkbooks with them any more.  However, in the world of real estate, I suggest that you bring your checkbook with you on your house hunt.    As much as you'd like to receive miles, hotel point...
04/25/2008
Congratulations! You're getting married. From the day you popped the big question and changed your status from boyfriend to fiancé, you've no doubt been receiving lots of unsolicited advice from friends, family, and strangers about planning the wedding and about marriage.   So here comes your fri...
04/24/2008
Smallest city in the USA?  Not by population, but by area... It's right here in Virginia.  Falls Church City.   Charming Falls Church City is but 2.2 square miles of land bordered by Arlington and Fairfax County.  Yet it boasts The State Theatre which features local and national music headliners,...
04/23/2008
Smallest city in the USA?  Not by population, but by area... It's right here in Virginia.  Falls Church City. Charming Falls Church City is but 2.2 square miles of land bordered by Arlington and Fairfax County.  Yet it boasts The State Theater which features local and national music headliners, a...
04/23/2008
Smallest city in the USA?  Not by population, but by area... It's right here in Virginia.  Falls Church City. Charming Falls Church City is but 2.2 square miles of land bordered by Arlington and Fairfax County.  Yet it boasts The State Theater which features local and national music headliners, a...
04/23/2008
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Whether you are a homebuyer looking to buy a home or a REALTOR going to show homes to potential purchasers, you may just want to add a new tool alongside your cell phone, lockbox key, and digital camera on your ever-present Batman style utility belt.     That new tool is the flashlight!  Once the...
04/21/2008
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