Reviving A Stale Listing Like 5325 16th Rd N In Arlington

Do you have a place in 22205 that won't sell?

Did you know that in Tara:

  • the average number of days on the market is 1.
  • the most expensive detached home on the market is 5325 16th Rd N.
  • the least expensive place on the market is 5325 16th Rd N.
  • 5325 16th Rd N is currently listed for $1,100,000.

A residence that's seen very little activity when for sale for months can cause worry. A few questions to ask your agent include:

  • Is the price right?
  • Is it time to think about changing representation?
  • What kind of feedback is your place getting?

Recently Sold At Tara

Great location, good schools, and lovely street.

1413 N Jefferson St

New listing, open Sunday 1-3 pm. Traditional colonial, large lot (8200+ sf), sunny bedrooms, and a short distance from Westover Village. Good bones, classic features including hardwood floors, 2 fireplaces, screened porch and one car garage, . Being sold “as is”. [Tara$850,000]

Here are a few reasons detached homes similar to 5325 16th Rd N in Arlington will sometimes have no buyers:

  • Decor — Neutral decor doesn't excite anyone, but flashy decor can distract home buyers.
  • Photos — If your listing has yet to sell, you may want to revisit the photos you’re using to present it on the MLS.
  • Unreasonable price — The toughest pill to swallow, but every so often this is the problem.
  • Floor plan — Strange or awkward floorplans may also make a home linger, such as older places where you have to walk through a bedroom to get to a second bedroom,.

These are problems we’ve seen before and challenges we know how to overcome. Are you looking at selling your property in Tara? If so, it's intelligent to investigate what residences have sold at Tara in Arlington, Virginia. That can give a seller a starting point for determining your mid-market residence's value. Email Nesbitt Realty to get a free and more accurate assessment of your abode's value. I can also prepare a marketing plan to illustrate to you how we plan to get you the best price as quickly as possible.

Will Nesbitt

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Will is the principal broker of Nesbitt Realty and Condo Alexandria. He is licensed in anywhere in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but focuses on those communities found in and around Alexandria, Arlington, Mount Vernon and Springfield/Franconia. Will has been involved in real estate management, sales and investment for more than twenty years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army. While in the army, he studied Russian at Monterey's Defense Language Institute. He is also a "veteran of the dotcom wars" and built most of the sites associated with Will currently resides in Belle Haven Estates just outside Old Town, overlooking New Alexandria. He is a former president of the Mount Vernon Youth Athletic Association and founded the Alexandria Fun with Friends Group. Will is the author of BattlestorM, a tabletop fantasy game, which was published by Ral Partha Publishing in the late '90's, and Arthur's Realm, a boardgame available at the Gamecrafter.