Northern Virginia Residential Real Estate Blog

Follow me
By
Real Estate Agent - Samson Properties - VA0225077251
Buying, Selling or Renting a home in Northern Virginia area Team up with Top Real Estate Agent Ritu Desai & Samson Properties. Serving residential Real Estate in area of Fairfax, Loudoun, Alexandria, Arlington & Prince William Counties.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Many of us think Fairfax county in the Northern Virginia area is a recession-proof housing market.Neighboring county Loudoun County real estate market report is depressing and discouraging. However, 2015 was not the strongest year for the Fairfax County housing market compared to past performance...
01/15/2016
If you follow my real estate market report blogs you might have read the sluggish trend in the housing market in the Loudoun County area for the past year.While reviewing the statistics from 2015 compared to 2014 real estate market in Loudoun County, it does not surprise me that the housing marke...
01/15/2016
OVERVIEW: 2015’s median sales price ended up at $410,000, marking only a 1.1 percent gain from 2014. Despite flat growth, prices are only 1.2 percent down from 2007’s peak levels.  Sales in 2015 were very strong, with year-over-year gains seen in every single month. Ultimately, the 50,528 cumul...
01/15/2016
New construction has been a dominating factor when buying a home especially in the Eastern Loudoun county area of Ashburn, Aldie, Chantilly, Leesburg & Sterling area. As we know when buying a new home the builder writes a contract. One of the clause/term in the new home purchase contract is "Buye...
01/12/2016
Not many of us are fortunate to have a saving that will help us to put 20% down payment while purchasing a home in the area. Many of my home buyers in the Northern Virginia area have secured loans that have Mortgage Insurance Premium or PMI commonly known as. People ask our lenders frequently "Ho...
01/12/2016
About the community : Pulte Homes will be soon releasing its newest and beautiful 3 level & 4 level townhome with front load garages its newest community Rivercrest. Unfortunately, not much information has been released about their floor plan or pricing but I will write up a follow-up blog with t...
01/11/2016
As a local Northern Virginia Realtor, we get asked by our home buyers what is the best approach: Whether to ask the sellers for a seller subsidy/ closing cost assistance OR reduce the sales price?Here are 2 sides of the transaction thought process:As a Northern Virginia home buyers, you want the ...
01/11/2016
Being a local Northern Virginia Realtor for over a decade + you would think I have seen gorgeous homes and know exactly what I want; when I am ready to buy or update my home.If you have heard the saying: "The Cobbler's children have no shoes" stands true in my house!  We have been in our first an...
01/11/2016
 2015 real estate market in Northern Virginia went through roller coaster ride of ups and downs. Here is a snapshot of what happen and hopefully we have a positive market in 2016.1. Fed's rate hike was the top concern for home buyers and sellers in the DC Metro area. Finally, when the Fed did rat...
12/31/2015
After working over a decade in the real estate the industry, the freshness of the new challenges keeps us young.I got a call from a potential buyer who wanted to buy their first investment property. They were a referral from a past client of mine. I offered them to meet at my office for initial b...
12/22/2015
Rainmaker
562,779

Ritu Desai

Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
Have a Question? Ask Me..
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Additional Information