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Finding the Right Condo in D.C. - 06/26/09 06:00 AM
A condominium is a great housing option both for young professionals buying their first home and for more established buyers who like the convenience of condo living. Some condos are small and compact; others rival homes in the amount of space they offer. All condos offer private space, freedom from maintenance, and tax advantages - three reasons why they continue to be a popular housing choice. When you look for a condo, what might appeal to you is the layout. There are many other things you should watch to assure that you remain a happy owner once the last box is (3 comments)
Historic Georgetown - Make It Your Home or Make It Your Playground - 06/21/09 06:34 PM
When people think of D.C. neighborhoods, Georgetown is the first one that comes to mind. Known for its historic row-homes, cobblestone streets, steep inclines, and nearness to the Potomac River, it is a destination for nightlife and shopping. Though its housing prices may not be for the faint of heart or many young first time buyers, there are many affordable properties in the neighboring vicinities. Even those who don't live in Georgetown (whose boundaries are Whitehaven Street, Rock Creek Park, Potomac River, and the Georgetown University campus), you can live in a neighboring area (such as Dupont, Palisades, Glover Park & (0 comments)
Real Estate at the Speed of Life: Rachel Valentino Named 2008 GCAAR Rookie of the Year - 06/20/09 12:17 PM
This year I was just selected as Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR) 2008 Rookie of the Year! This is a very exciting accomplishment for me....especially considering it is an award given by my fellow peers in the industry. The Rookie of the Year is presented to a REALTOR® who has been licensed for five years or less and has shown outstanding dedication to the real estate industry and the local community. GCAAR (made up of more than 11,000 real estate professionals in the greater capital area) is the organization for REALTORS® in Washington, DC and Montgomery County, Maryland. (0 comments)
Just the other day, I got this nice reminder from my accountant at Finesse Tax Accounting LLC about the $8,000 tax credit. Those of us in real estate assume everyone knows all about it, but many potential homebuyers are unsure of the details. Are you a first time homebuyer? Are you thinking of buying your first home? Exciting times call for exciting tax credits. 2008 and 2009 have seen the IRS institute two large tax credits for those who decide now is the time to get into their first home Don't miss out on either of these credits. There are (0 comments)
Rachel Valentino- 30 Under 30 Winner in D.C. Market - 06/10/09 01:06 PM
This month, I have the rare honor being on the front cover of Realtor Magazine, as part of Class of 2009 30 under 30. For several years, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) has selected a group of young professional with promising careers from among hundreds of applicants. I am privileged to be among this group this year. Each of us in this top 30 group has our own challenges in the markets where we work, but what binds us is our willingness to try innovative new ways of serving our customers. We see the real estate profession as not just (5 comments)
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