Selling Your Home

July 13, 2020

The more things change....

The more they stay the same.

 

 

This year has really been a doozy so far and looks to stay the same for a while yet.  The restrictions put in place to help minimize the effects of the coronavirus pandemic forced many people to deal with various challenges ...

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May 19, 2020

It's Home Improvement Season

 

Many people are hard at work right now looking at what sort of home improvements they want to do over the summer. Whether your plans are to do improvements inside or out, there are some improvements that will increase the value of your home. 
At the link below, you ...
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May 4, 2020

Selling and Buying Homes During a Pandemic

 

 

“Stay Home”, is the advice of the day.  But, what if you want or need to buy a new home.  Can you?  

 

It’s recognized that your life changes can’t be put on hold just because so much life is changing around you.   So ...

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March 11, 2020

Home is Where Your Pet Is

Back in early 2019, the National Association of Landscape Professionals conducted a survey among the millennial generation (those born between 1981-1996) in which 82% of the respondents said a nice sized yard was their number one priority when buying a home.  This is mostly due to the large percentage ...

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Jan. 27, 2020

First Things First

 

Clean the carpets, landscape the yard, paint the house (inside and out), update the fixtures...it seems like selling your home comes with a never-ending and daunting to-do list.   But, the number one item on that list should visit a Real Estate Agent.  As with any sort ...

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Dec. 19, 2019

When Convenience Doesn't Pay.

 

Online Home Buying May be Convenient But is it Cost-Effective

 

 

 

Every year it seems the attention span of the average person gets shorter and shorter.  It’s an unfortunate side effect of technology getting better and better. People seek out convenience gadgets that can help them ...

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Sept. 14, 2019

Why Buyers May Not Like Your House.



Not many houses languish on the Northern Virginia home market, but there are a few reasons why it may be taking longer to sell than you expected.  Most of these problems are easy to fix if you’re willing to invest the time and money. Unfortunately, the longer it sits ...

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April 18, 2019

Real Estate Guides

 

Are you looking to buy a home this season? Or maybe it's time to move grandma out to assisted living? Here are some links to my latest real estate guides to help in making your upcoming home decisions. 

 

A Millennial's Guide to Home Ownership

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Nov. 29, 2018

10 Reasons To List Your Home During The Holidays

 

Are you ready to list your Northern Virginia home but feeling a bit leery of listing right now? Everyone is busy and the house is decorated for the holidays and you just don’t think people will buy. That thinking is actually incorrect. Believe it or not, during the holidays ...

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Nov. 2, 2018

What do you do about pet odor?

getting rid of pet odors

We all know you love your pets. I love my Daisy and Baxter with all my heart. But, your buyer doesn't have a clue how wonderful your pet is. A problem that always arises in selling a home is the potential for what your pet is leaving behind.  ...

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