The leaves are a changing, football is well underway and pumpkin and apple picking is everywhere. It is Fall again in Northern Virginia. I have scoured the local news to find the best listings of Pick your Own Farms and Halloween Events for the kiddies. But I wanted to add my own picks. My personal … Continue reading My recommendations for the Best Pick Your Owns, Fall and Halloween Events for the Whole Family
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.
Loudon County's $22.9mm per year obligation is just the beginning.
The proposed meals tax in Fairfax county could drop property values and slow our economic engine.
We hope you will find the following snapshot of April’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 last year. They show the trend of changes across several categories from 30 days prior. This can be a good … Continue reading Housing Inventory Snapshot – April 2016
Residents of Fairfax County felt the impact of the, now common place, one-two punch of increased assessments accompanying a hike in rates. The property assessments go up and instead of dropping the rate to maintain a static revenue stream, they raise the rate too. In the last several weeks people have been getting their assessments in … Continue reading Fairfax County Tax Increase puts a pinch on Residents
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