Why Northern VA Home Prices are Still Increasing

Northern Va home prices continue to increase on average at a steady pace.  This has continued since 2009 leaving many homebuyers to ask the question, Why Northern VA Home Prices are Still Increasing?  As my standard disclaimer, real estate is local and can be different even from neighborhood to neighborhood and price range as I […]

New Home Construction is Future Inventory Competition

Increasing building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly built homes will rise over the next few months. The latest U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Residential Sales Report  acknowledges that the number of these permits were up 7.7% over last year. New home construction is future inventory competition and […]

Big Wedding or Down Payment on a Home

Last year married couples made up 66% of all first time homebuyers according to the most recent NVAR Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers. These days two incomes certainly helps save for down payments and contribute to monthly housing costs.  Many couples are even opting to use what would otherwise be their wedding fund as […]

Empty Nesters: Remodel or Sell?

The children have finally moved out and you and your spouse now live alone in a huge four-bedroom Northern VA colonial. You now have two choices for the future. Remodel your house to fit your current lifestyle and needs Sell your house and purchase the perfect home Based on the record of dollars spent on […]

Upgrade to Your Dream Home? Now’s the Time!

Does your current Northern VA house fit your needs? Does it seem like everyone else is moving up and moving on to more luxurious surroundings? If you are considering a move and upgrade to Your Dream Home? Now’s the Time! Market conditions around the country have presented an opportunity like no other for those who […]