This supports our anecdotal perception that through October there has been lot of inventory and the buyers are being very choosey. It does appear that the end of the political season has resolved questions that were keeping buyers on the fence.
This month the 30 Days Trend column for the Average List Price could raise a few eyebrows.
We hope you will find the following snapshot of August’s inventory statistics for the various regions and property types/values in our Northern Virginia Real Estate market informative. This snapshot features new data points that we introduced a few of months ago. They show the trend of changes across several categories from 30 days prior. This can be a … Continue reading HOUSING INVENTORY SNAPSHOT – AUGUST 2015
The characteristics that define a good Return on Investment (ROI) for your home meet these four criteria; Low-Maintenance, Good (not necessarily the highest) Quality, Energy-Efficient, and Relatively low cost. The top ROI projects in order, one being the best, are as follows: 1. Replacing Your Front Door 2. New Siding 3. Minor Kitchen Remodel 4. … Continue reading Home Improvement Projects with the Best Return on Investment
We hope you will find the following snapshot of August's inventory statistics for our local Real Estate market informative. Please let us know if you need our help with anything real estate related.I am optimistic that we will have a strong Fall market based on the Days On Market through August. You will notice that, for … Continue reading Housing Inventory Snapshot – August 2014
According to Wikipedia, "Diestrammena is a cricket genus in the family Rhaphidophoridae. It is native to Asia, including Japan. The United States is currently undergoing a camel cricket census conducted by researchers and citizen scientists at North Carolina State University. Citizen scientists were asked to survey their homes for presence or absence of camel crickets … Continue reading Our Native Camel Cricket is Under Siege from it’s Asian Cousin
I was speaking with my father during his visit this past fall and mentioned that I was considering donating my horse to the PATH Intl. Horses for Heroes Therapeutic Riding Program which prompted a discussion about how much of the donated proceeds raised by the several Wounded Warrior type organizations actually go towards helping veterans and their … Continue reading Support Our Troops with Confidence