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Here is a quick video message with some charts about the state of the interest rates on home loans.  Call me if you have questions: 703-929-2274. Markita WoodsNMLS#169099American Financial NetworkBranch Manager and The Queen of Mortgages703-929-22743002 Old Bridge Road, Suite A, Woodbridge, VA  2...
Moving to the Washington DC area? What's happening in the real estate market. I'll get to the point now: it's a seller's market in the Washington DC (DC) area. That means there are more buyers ready to buy than sellers ready to sell. You will have fewer houses from which to choose, and that frequ...
"The next time you find a friend, family member, or neighbor who is thinking about moving, would you feel comfortable introducing them to me?" Use this script while the transaction is in process, and you have just given your customer some good news. Use this script at the beginning of the relatio...
Watch Dave Ramsey answer a qustion from a listener on his radio show about investing in real estate. Note when Dave says now is not the time to be investing in real estate because the market is too hot, and we cannot get a good deal, even with run down houses that need repair because people are e...
Winning a Bidding War in Today’s Tough Buyer’s Market From a production and lead generation standpoint, the majority of 2021 has been attempting to navigate the housing market to find creative, outside-the-box ways for buyer’s to compete in today’s marketplace.  With demand competition far exceed...
Working from home is fueling the current real estate market. There are other factors that are driving the volume of home sales, but we will stick with working from home in this post. The COVID-19 pandemic has millions of office workers working from home. Some companies have already announced that...
As of April 27, 2012, interest rates on a conventional, 20% down, 30-year mortgage are in the 3.4% range, and headed down to 3.2% by the middle of May. It's only been a few months since rates were bottomed out at 2.75% on a conventional loan (2.25% on government backed loans by FHA and VA). The d...
You want to buy a home in Northern Virginia (NOVA) with your veterans benefit for a zero down home loan. Perhaps ypu are a first-time buyer, using your VA home loan for the first time. Or perhaps you are using your VA zero down loan for the second, or third, or fourth time, or more.  One thing fo...
Armando was referred to Markita Woods to get a loan to buy as a honeymoon gift for his fiance'. Armando and Maria would marry on March 6, 2021. Armando wanted to take his new bride to a home of their own. Armando was referred to me by Julio and Christina, who just closed the purchase of their dre...
A quick story about Brent and Amy who just bought a home with my help. Brent is a partner in a CPA firm, and Amy is a professional photographer who specializes in portraits. Brent and Amy were buying their second home. They recalled from their previous home purchase the importance of getting loan...

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