Julie Nesbitt
Do you want to learn how to prepare for home shopping in the competitive West Springfield real estate market?
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Know that there’s no “right” time to real estate in West Springfield.
If you find the perfect house in Fairfax County now, you don’t want to miss out because you’re trying to guess where the housing market and interest rates are going. Factors like market price and interest rate usually don’t change fast enough to make a significant difference in an individual house’s price. A much bigger factor is the property itself. Every single property in Fairfax County is unique. So, an opportunity missed today could be gone forever.

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Trust yourself.
It’s nice to have some support when you’re making a big decision, but who is ultimately going to pay the mortgage and live in the home? Focus on the wants and needs of the people who will actually be living in the home.

Every home in Fairfax County, including 8214 Springfield Village Dr requires some sort of compromise.
There are many examples of compromises that buyers have to make every day. Consider a few of these possibilities. The association doesn’t have enough amenities, but the association fee is low.You were searching for brick and siding Rambler homes and the price is less than $441,655 but you don’t want 22152. Make a list of your top priorities, and focus on properties in West Springfield that fit your specified criteria.

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Don’t expect that to negotiate too much in West Springfield.
There are other buyers in West Springfield and they are looking at the same data. If a home is under-priced, expect it to get bid up.West Springfield is filled with sellers who are well-educated, intelligent and they have access to loads of information.

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Remember 8214 Springfield Village Dr doesn’t exist in a vacuum.
Don’t get completely enamored by the physical aspects of a property to the point that you forget about important issues such as:

  • nearby restaurants
  • access to amenities,
  • metro accessibility

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Formulate your plan.
Don’t wait until you’ve found a home to:

  • list your priorities
  • to get approved for a mortgage
  • think about title companies
  • consider a moving schedule

I can help with the purchase process. Even if you just need to talk to learn more about how to go forward, please don’t hesitate to call. Contact me if you’d like to learn more about 8214 Springfield Village Dr.

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8214 Springfield Village Dr, West Springfield 22152

CU-DE SAC LIVING 4 BEDROOMS 3 BATH BRICK HOME, RENOVATED KITCHEN, AND BATHS. OPENED LIVING AREA AND BEDROOMS HAVE HARD WOOD FLOORS. LOT BACKS TO TREES. BASEMENT IS WALK-UP, HOUSE NEEDS PAINT, WEST SPRINGFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT CLOSE TO SHOPPING, … [Read more]

Price: $464,900 : 8214 Springfield Village Dr, West Springfield, VA 22152
|| Beds: 4 || Baths: 3 || Half-Baths: 0 || Living Area: 0 || Days On Market: 0 ||
|| West Springfield Village || Buyer’s Rebate From Nesbitt Realty: $2,213 || MLS: FX10112017

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Julie Nesbitt

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Julie Nesbitt is an ABR who has served buyers in some of Alexandria’s most exclusive neighborhoods.  She is a top producing agent who has listed and sold property in Northern Virginia. In addition to helping folks buy, sell and rent property in Northern Virginia, Julie is the primary administrator of the property management services performed by Nesbitt Realty and Condo Alexandria. Call Julie at (703)765-0300.