Read your contract carefully

Aubrey Nesbitt
Aubrey Nesbitt
Read Your Contract Carefully Many renters barely even skim their rental agreement before signing their name at the bottom. Most renters are primarily concerned with the monthly charges, one time only fees, required deposits and other financial matters. Once they verify this information is accurate according to their conversations with the leasing agent, they often sign the agreement with no questions asked. This is a mistake because a rental agreement is a legal contract which may have a host of important information which the renter should be aware of before signing the document. Continue reading

10 Ways To Find Investment Properties in Arlington

Stuart strikes a pose at the office
Stuart strikes a pose at the office
If you really want the best deals in investment properties, you have to increase your odds by finding more deals. Who is more likely to get a cheap apartment building, an investor that looks through the MLS listings and calls it a day, or the one that uses ten resources? Here are the ten: 1. Talk. Let people know you are looking and sometimes the properties will come to you. There are a lot of owners out there who want to sell, but haven't yet listed their property. Continue reading

6 Reasons Why You Should Buy Real Estate in January

Julie Nesbitt
January and New Year's Day give you the perfect occasion to buy real estate. Not only can you pick up a bargain property from a motivated seller, you can save on your purchase expenses. 1. Home shoppers put off looking for a home because of holiday decorating, shopping, and parties. Plus, the cold weather makes home buyers prefer to stay home; they wait for warm weather to buy real estate. Get the edge with little competition from other buyers. Continue reading

10 Steps to Getting Top Dollar for Your Home in Arlington

5500 HOLMES RUN PKWY, Unit 1517, Alexandria VA, 22304
Condo with nice kitchen
When you decide to sell your home in Arlington you should immediately begin referring to it as a house. You’ve become emotionally attached to this place and it’s now time to say goodbye. Your home is where the heart is. Your house is a product for sale, so start detaching yourself by making some changes that will help you with the sale of the house.Continue reading

Selling Your Home Fast

May 11, 2011 sales VolumeWe all know that buying or selling a home can be a time consuming process. Although there are thousands of people looking to buy homes, it can be a tricky process finding the right person interested in your home. With hundreds of thousands of homes for sale in the United States, there is always some form of competition. If you’re looking to sell your home fast, you’ll need to attract as much attention as possible. A real estate agent can help, although he can only do so much. He can show your home and help to get it out there to buyers, although he can’t make it sell. If you want to sell it fast, you’ll need to do some work yourself. If you put the effort into selling your home fast, chances are that you will.Continue reading

The advantages of living at Clover

Detached houses at Clover in Alexandria VA are luxurious and located in a very convenient neighborhood near MacArthur, Bishop Ireton, shops parks, restaurants and more. DASH bus to King str Metro also available.

Properties in Clover

OPEN SUNDAY 12/5 from 12 noon to 3pm - Gorgeous one level living in popular Clover! Fantastic floor plan is perfect for entertaining or working from home (two office spaces!) Bamboo wood flooring and recessed lighting throughout.

304 Skyhill Rd

Large living room with gas fireplace and custom built-ins (mounted TV included), spacious formal dining room, sunny family room with custom built-ins and office area that leads to the patio. Modern kitchen has granite counters, tons of 42" cabinets, stainless appliances, instant hot water faucet, breakfast bar and walk-in pantry. Laundry room with matching granite and cabinets as well as wine refrigerator. Stunning master suite (mounted TV included) has enviable master bath with extra closet space, granite counters, jetted soaking tub and huge separate walk-in shower. Master bath is configured to allow a separate half bath when desired. Two additional bedrooms (one with built-ins could be second office) and bright updated hall bath with original skylight. Great storage in enormous floored attic with window and automatic light. Tons of recent updates including entirely new HVAC unit (2020), driveway and front patio (2019), roof (2016), all windows (2007), sewer lines from house to street (2021) and much more! Many accessibility features including level entries, wide hallways and doorways and walk-in showers. Rear patio and private, level, fenced rear yard. Beautiful neighborhood with mature trees and sidewalks. Walk to MacArthur Elementary School, King Street Metro and Amtrak Alexandria Station. Easy access to I-495 too! [Clover - $975,000]

Welcome to this stunning renovation in the exclusive Clover neighborhood! No expense was spared in the updates throughout this home and this sunlit home literally shines throughout! Located on a quiet street at the end of a cul-de-sac on a premium corner lot and yet within minutes of the hustle and bustle of city conveniences.

2953 Viewpoint Rd

This home has walls of windows throughout that welcome natural sunlight from every corner of the house. The home boasts a private and secure fully fenced backyard. The main level has a welcoming foyer that leads to an amazing family room with a cozy wood fireplace and a wall of windows. There are two bedrooms and an updated full bath on this level. There is a laundry room with a new washer/dryer and a mud/laundry room sink that could be perfect for a doggy bath. The walkout lower level provides access to the gorgeous flat newly sodded backyard. The upper level is delightful, boasts hardwood floors in the living room, and hosts a wood fireplace. There is a dining room, and an updated kitchen with brand new stainless steel appliances, new enhanced cabinetry, and high-end quartz countertops. The eat-in kitchen has a generous-sized pantry. It opens to a new composite deck perfect to enjoy the outdoors. There are three bedrooms and two updated baths on this level. The primary bedroom has an attached primary bath with a walk-in shower and a soak-in tub for a spa-like relaxation at home. Ample storage throughout. This sophisticated home has been renovated with thoughtful and high-end updates and fixtures as well as a floorplan for today's modern living. Located off Duke St., this home offers an idyllic blend of private living on cul de sac in a neighborly community as well as quick access to conveniences - Starbucks, Grocery store, Metro/VRE, trails, and public parks, athletic fields! Enjoy the best of Old Town Alexandria, DC, and the waterfront. Welcome home! Watch the 3D Tour Now! [Clover - $980,000]

A Single family house in Clover
Clover in Alexandria

The convenience of Columbia Square

Columbia Square in Arlington VA is conveniently located near Pentagon City shopping center and metro. Townhouses at Columbia Square were built in 1987 and they cost a little less than $500,000. Nearby schools are: Henry Elementary School, Long Branch Elementary School and Jefferson Middle school.

Properties in Columbia Square

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Ridge House will welcome your pets

Ridge House in Arlington VA is a pet-friendly community and it also offers loads of amenities, like parking space and pool Ridge House condos were built in 1965 and they cost a little less than $300,000 each. You can find exclusive schools nearby, such as Oakridge or Henry Elementary Schools, St. Rita School and more

Properties in Ridge House

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Why Brandon Village?

Brandon Village in Arlington VA offers beautiful detached homes in a neighborhood close to metro bus, subway and Airport. Detached properties at Brandon Village were built in 1938 and they cost approximately $750,000. Schools serving the neighborhood are: Ashlawn Elementary School, Kenmore Middle School and Washington-Lee High School.

Properties in Brandon Village

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