Victoria Ray Henderson is an exclusive buyer broker with The Buyer Brokerage in McLean Virginia. Licensed in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia, Victoria works for homebuyers in every real estate transaction. Member of the National Association of Exclusive Buyer Agents (naeba.org) licensed Realtor in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington DC Specializing in Home Buyer representation focusing on property evaluation, negotiation, and attentive service to Buyer clients.
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We recently worked with a buyer who purchased a house for sale by owner. The owner was actually a flipper who had hired a listing brokerage to put the property into the Multiple Listing Service. The owner was the point of contact and handled all the negotiations. Top 5 things to know to protect y...
New recreational fields, walking & biking trails and a large pavilion at the old RFK Stadium parking lot. Twenty-seven acres of asphalt parking lots will be transformed into a 217,000 square foot sports complex. The $489 million dollar redevelopment project will include soccer, lacrosse and baseb...
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Hearing a baby in distress is upsetting. I was standing in line at the grocery store and I heard a baby's muffled cry. I did a quick scan of the area and didn't see the baby. Then she cried again and I saw her. She was scrunched onto one side of the baby seat of the grocery cart. Her head was han...
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