All About Virginia Real Estate

By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
What's the future of the housing market in the dc metro area? Is it a Bull or Bear future? Here are my 2 cents on the housing market. What drives any market? Demand and NOT Speculation How is the demand created? When there is a need or desire. Sounds economist but here are the facts about the DC Metro region  
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By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
Thinking of relocating to Northern Virginia?  One of the common questions I get asked from people out of state is - what is our weather like all year round? In today's video, I break up what the 4 seasons are really like here! What are your thoughts?  
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By Susan Jacobs CDRE, Gainesville,VA Certified Divorce RealEstate Expert
(Samson Properties)
Divorce and As-is” in Court Orders Are a ChallengeBy Laurel StarkGetting your client to agree to anything can feel like it requires an act of Congress. When your client vehemently refuses to lift a finger or spend a dime on the house in order to sell it, you may be inclined to tell them they won’t have to, as long as they just agree to sell it.  This happens by adding a clause in the court order that reads “the property is to be sold as is”. That makes complete sense - from the divorce process’s point of view. From the real estate side, it can lead the transaction directly into a brick wall. This brick wall is named the “as-is” stipulation.  This rang true in a recent case. The house was ordered to be sold “as is.” Additionally, the house payment had not been made in three years, it was...
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Link to Reston’s Million $ Plus Homes – 15 July 2021 …Based on BrightMLS data, there’s about 40 homes currently for sale or already sold in Reston over the past couple years.  Here’s an opportunity to take a peek at these very special homes … http://bit.ly/RestonsBest ... To see just currently available homes in Reston ... visit www.Reston-Area.com/forsale.htm
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Homes Near Ashburn’s Silver Line Metro Station – 15 July 2021 … Metro’s Silver Line’s Phase 2 extending to and northwest of Dulles Airport is currently planned for early 2022.  There are a number of homes (of all types) located within walking distance of the new and planned Silver Line station (w/i a radius of 1 mile) currently available for sale.  If you've been considering buying near a Metro Station, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available homes near the Silver Line Stations ... Visit New Metro Silver Line Station Homes .  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Homes Near Tyson’s Corners’ Silver Line Metro Stations – 15 July 2021Metro’s Silver Line’s Phase 2 extending to Dulles Airport is currently planned for early 2022.  There are a number of homes (of all types) located within walking distance of the new and planned Silver Line stations (w/i a radius of 1 mile) currently available for sale. If you've been considering buying near a Metro Station, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available homes near the Silver Line Stations ... Visit New Metro Silver Line Station Homes … Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Homes Near Herndon’s Silver Line Metro Stations – 15 July 2021 …Metro’s Silver Line’s Phase 2 extending to Dulles Airport is currently planned for early 2022.  Parking for the Herndon Station has already been expanded. There are a number of homes (of all types) located within walking distance of the new and planned Silver Line stations (w/i a radius of 1 mile) currently available for sale. If you've been considering buying near a Metro Station, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available homes near the Silver Line Stations ... Visit New Metro Silver Line Station Homes . Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Homes Near Reston’s Silver Line Metro Stations – 15 July 2021 …Metro’s Silver Line’s Phase 2 extending to Dulles Airport is currently planned for early 2022.  There are a number of homes (of all types) located within walking distance of the new and planned Silver Line stations (w/i a radius of 1 mile) currently available for sale. If you've been considering buying near a Metro Station, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available homes near the Silver Line Stations ... Visit New Metro Silver Line Station Homes .  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Sugarland Run Homes worth a look as of 15 July 2021 …Are you looking for a Townhome priced below $350k or a Single Family Home that you could buy for less than $450k? If so … You ought to give the Sugarland Run community in Sterling Virginia a serious look. Here's a link to information on available homes in Sugarland Run visit … http://www.sugarlandrun.com/available-homes ...  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Reston Virginia Reston Town Center Home Sales as of 15 July 2021 …The inventory of homes for sale in Reston's Town Center area was about 56 homes active on the market as of 15 July 2021. The available homes run the full spectrum of condos through townhomes from almost new to about 20 years in age. Prices ranged from a low of about $250k to the $2 million neighborhood ... Visit Available Homes at http://www.restontowncenter-homes.com/forsale.htm  to view currently available homes in Reston’s Town Center.  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Reston Virginia Lakefront Home Sales as of 15 July 2021 …The inventory of Lakefront Community homes for sale in Reston was 10 homes active on the market as of 15 July 2021.  Direct Lakefront homes typically sell off at a faster rate than other homes in the Reston area. If you'd like to live on one of Reston's lakes ... This might be to moment to come out of for a look. Visit Available Homes at http://www.reston-lakefront.com/forsale.htm  to view currently available Lakefront Homes in Reston Virginia.  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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By Pete Blondin
(ERA Teachers Inc)
Herndon Virginia Condo Sales as of 15 July 2021 …The inventory of Condos for sale in Herndon was 35 homes active on the market as of 15 July 2021. There are quite a few new townhomes under condominium ownership available in Herndon’s two Zip Codes.  If you've been hanging back, this might be the moment to re-start your shopping.  Visit Available Herndon Homes at http://www.reston-condos.com/forsale.htm to view currently available condos.  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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By Pete Blondin
(ERA Teachers Inc)
Reston Virginia Townhome Sales as of 15 July 2021 …The inventory of townhomes for sale in Reston was 46 homes active on the market as of 15 July 2021 with new contracts running about 57 in the last month. Consequently, the absorption rate for these homes is less than 1 month's worth on the market. If you've been considering buying a home, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available townhomes in Reston … http://reston-townhomes.com/available-homes.  Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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Reston Virginia Single Family (Detached) Sales as of 15 July 2021The inventory of single family detached homes for sale in Reston was 15 homes active on the market as of 15 July 2021 with new contracts running about 37 in the last month. Consequently, the absorption rate for these homes is less than 1 month's worth on the market.  If you've been considering buying a single family, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available Single Family homes in Reston ... visit http://www.reston-area.com/forsale.htm . Or, if you’d like give our new Website www.PetesMyRealtor.com a visit.
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By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
In this crazy competitive Northern Virginia Real Estate Market, you have to be creative with your home search. If you haven't considered Off- Market properties, watch today's video as I help you find three ways to find off market deals!
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By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
Purchasing a home is not just the largest investment but a complex financial and emotional investment. As part of your closing cost, one of the optional insurance you have is Title Insurance.I had an opportunity to sit with the Director of Operation Reid Hubbard from Cardinal Title Group shares with us today WHY title insurance is important AND what does it actually mean!   There are some golden nuggets in this video!  Tag or share with a friend who's in the process of buying a home! This can help them!  
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By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
What's going on in the the Northern Virginia Real Estate Market? Some of you may not know that I'm a numbers gal.  So I'm breaking up stats from Fairfax & Loudoun County & Northern Virginia and dialing in on sales, days on market, comparing a year ago to today and...... what that means to you as a buyer or seller in the area!
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By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
With the rise in the inventory, I had recorded this video back in May calling for signs that the housing market in the Northern Virginia Fairfax and Loudoun county may be seeing a shift. Is there going to be a housing market going to burst?  I share all the details today!  
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By Cathy Baumbusch, If you want to stand out put on a red dress!
(RE/MAX Executives)
It's no question that the past year has been crazy for both buyers and sellers. Low inventory, meaning not enough homes on the market, means that sellers have been getting dozens of offers for their homes and as a result of demand, houses are selling for more than ever before.Buyers are doing things like waiving home inspections and offering sellers free rents back for months after the sale.Waiving a home inspection poses obvious risks for buyers. So what can you as a seller do to make ensure that you are transparent about the condition of your property, all the while giving the buyers peace of mind? You can have a pre-listing home inspection. A home inspection can serve a multiple purposes.1. If you're selling AS-IS, it will let the buyer know what items in the home need attention.2. I...
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By Robin Gauthier, I have the Key to your NextHome
(NextHome Tidewater Realty)
Courthouse Estates is located in the Kellam area of Virginia Beach.  This neighborhood consists of over 1,000 single family homes that were built in the 1990's and early 2000's with the average size of the homes being approximately 2,200 square feet. West Neck and River Oaks are nearby neighborhoods.  The children in this neighborhood attend North Landing Elementary, Landstown Middle and Kellam High.There are currently 9 homes for sale in this neighborhood and 6 homes pending closing.  In the past 6 months the below 39 homes have sold in Courthouse Estates.  The average market time was only 13 days.I am eager to sell more homes in this neighborhood. Contact me today if you are thinking of of buying or selling your home contact me today for a FREE no obligation market analysis to learn h...
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