Benefiting the Reston Historic Trust & Museum Reston Home Tour Chairperson Marnie Schaar grew up in Reston and has been selling real estate with Long & Foster, Inc. for 16 years. This is her second year in charge of [...]
Buying a home is the American Dream. And with interest rates low, there is a favorable climate for buying now. According to the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors®, home sales in 2018 are up by 4% over the same [...]
As we enter another busy home buying and selling season, it is important to know what is going on in the marketplace. What’s influencing buyers? How is the Realtor business changing? What implications does the new tax bill have [...]
/ By Linda BarrettComments Off on What’s Affecting the Real Estate Market in 2018?
While there’s no crystal ball in real estate, there are some factors that can influence if the time is right to buy or sell a home. People move based on a change in household size, different schools or to [...]
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Everyone knows that the spring market is hot for selling or buying a home. But did you know that the winter months may actually be better for selling? Less Competition In the spring, a lot of inventory hits the [...]
/ By Linda BarrettComments Off on The Winter Months May Be Ideal to Sell Your Home
Surveys of renters show that the desire to own a home remains strong even after the housing crisis. In fact, 75 percent of Americans say they want to own a home and 80 percent of millennials aspire to homeownership1. [...]
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