Real estate agents are licensed real estate professionals. The Commonwealth of Virginia requires that licenses be posted in a prominent place in the office of the real estate broker. If you don’t see that license, ask if the agent is licensed and ask if the license is current. Agents also carry a license on their person.
Agents are required to train and take courses, so ask about your agent about their training, and about what resources they use to locate either properties for sale or prospective buyers. If you are buying or selling a home, make sure the real estate agent has access to the MLS (Multiple Listing Service). The MLS charges agents a pretty hefty monthly fee and believe it or not some agents let their access to the MLS lapse. Make sure your agent has full access to the MLS.
If you are selling property, ask your realtor to provide you with prices of comparable properties sold in your area so you can be sure you are listing your property for a fair and reasonable price. This is called a Comparative Market Analysis or CMA. A CMA can help you and your agent determine how long it takes the agent on average to sell property. This can also help point to the best marketing plan for selling your property.
Buyers should ask about the type of properties the agent specializes in, condos, commercial, townhouses, luxury, area, etc. Also as a buyer you should provide the agent any additional information about things like local schools and community information.
Buying and selling property can be simple with the help of a good real estate agency. Spend the time to find the right real estate agency for your needs.
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Properties in Fort Hunt
Fall in love w/this luxurious home on rare ~ acre private lot. THERMADOR stainless steel appliances, 6 burner gas range, dbl oven, 42~W fridge w/custom fronts. MARBLE COUNTERS w/stunning 9~ island. Professionally landscaped yd, stone FPL, pergola. Hardwood floors, gas FPL, double CRWN MLDG, skylights, plantation shutters, lG laundry room, tankless water heater, Rainmaker sprinkler. MOVE-IN READY!
Spacious five bedroom, 2.5 bath split level on over 1/2 acre in neighborhood of many $1-$2 million homes. Just off the GW Parkway, near Fort Hunt Park, in the popular Waynewood school district. Bonus -- large two car detached garage. Fenced yard, deck, rec room with FP, updated kitchen w/ stainless appliances & granite. Refinished hardwood floors on main level. OPEN Sunday 4/23 1:30-3:30 pm
1st Open Sun 23 Apr 1-4 Beautifully Remodeled 3 Level Cape on 1/2 acre lot 4 miles South of Old Town Alexandria on Mt Vernon Pkwy. Enjoy Mt Vernon bike/jogging path & easy commute to DC, Belvoir & National Harbor .Lower levl great sep living space w/outside entrance,fireplace,full bath & family Rm. Wood flrs on main & upper levs. Stone walk, Side Porch, Back Patio. Lge off street parking area.
Late 2016 renovation! Well distributed floor plan with 3 bedrooms, 3 full/ 1 half baths, gorgeous high end stainless steel appliances, all new cabinets, outstanding granite counter tops, farm-style large kitchen sink and wine chiller. Master suite with cedar closet, master with w/shower and tub & vanity. 2 car garage with full bath in it! One level living at its best!
Impeccably renovated home in Plymouth Haven w/ incredible detailing - oak hardwoods, new windows, granite counters, porcelain tile, crown molding! Kitchen w/ island breakfast bar, table space, & SS appliances. Master w/ en-suite, all bedrooms w/ large closets. LL rec room w/ fireplace & exposed beams, mudroom w/ custom built-ins & walkup to fully fenced yard w/large back deck. Easy Access GW Pkwy