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Under Contract in 5 days! - 03/05/08 07:47 AM
After putting the information together about how bad the month of January was in loacl zip codes, I am happy to report that my listing at 4703 Vrestview has gone under contract in under a week! After an amazingopen house with over 200 visitors we presented contracts(yes multiples) last night and the sellers accepted one! Whats the secret? Location, Preparation and Expectation! The location was awesome! The preparation was awesome! Following my initial meeting with my client they stuck to their pre-market to do list and was ready for the public on Open house day! They did all of the preparation to make (1 comments)
Bethesda is Amazing! - 03/05/08 07:40 AM
Bethesda is amazing! Happy Monday!This beautiful weekend was shadowed by the amazing activity in Bethesda Real Estate. Open houses were busy and full of buyers not just neighbors!My personal open house at 4703 Crescent in Bethesda had over 200 visitors and 23 Realtors.Stay tuned because later today I will be posting the end of year zip code stats for 20814, 20815, 20816 and 20895.www.MattMurton.com (0 comments)
Generation Gap - 03/05/08 07:33 AM
It amazes me how some of the most established names and let's call them 'heritage' agents in my market are also the most clueless as to how our contract works, how to upload a listing,and how to make sure their listings get online.REALTORS have in the past gotten a bad reputation for making to much money for to little work. Listening to the amount of attention that these agents pay to the true issues invloved in selling Real Estate I am shocked that they are successful and that their clients come back. If only their clients could see behind the mighty (0 comments)
Bethesda MD Januray Market Review - 03/05/08 07:32 AM
I am sure that everyone read the USA Today report stating the January 2008 was the worst month in the last ten years for Real Estate.So lets take a look at the Bethesda, Kensington market and see how it did in Jan '08Zip Code 208142008/2007 % Change Total Sold Dollar Volume: - 42.77 % Average Sold Price: - 9.64 % Median Sold Price: - 25.38 % Total Units Sold: - 36.67 % Average Days on Market: - 7.14 % Average List Price for Solds: - 5.62 % Summary: The volume of homes sold was way down over 2007, but the average (0 comments)
A local Realtor for Kensington/Bethesda, Maryland with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, I bring enthusiasm, salesmanship and knowledge to the selling of your home. I am up-to-date on current trends and take the time necessary to learn how your neighborhood is reacting to these trends. I dedicate myself to advertising, networking and finding a buyer for your home.
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.