prince william county real estate: Northern Virginia Buyers-Do You Have $8000 Burning a Hole in Your Pocket? - 02/19/09 08:30 AM
If you are a first time homebuyer then the answer could be YES.  Thanks to the latest round of initiatives by the government some first time homebuyers have a nice tax credit headed their way.First let's not forget that there are some qualifications.  The biggest one is that you must qualify for a loan.  If you haven't already talked to a mortgage professional let me know and I'll give you the names of great local lenders to call.  Next let's review some of the details of new tax credit.
1.  Tax credit is good for home purchases between January 1 & December 31, … (14 comments)

prince william county real estate: Belmont Bay Residents-The Fire Department Responds in Force - 02/17/09 10:06 AM
This weekend there was a bit of excitement in Belmont Bay.  Not one but two calls went out to the Prince William County fire department for kitchen fires.  One of the calls was in the Harbor Pointe East condos and everyone should feel good to see how many emergency response teams arrived.
Not only did the Woodbridge Fire Department arrive but also the Dale City Fire Department as well.  In fact by the time all of the fire trucks, ambulances and battalion cars arrived, Belmont Bay Drive from Harborside Condominiums to the Osprey Golf Course was completed blocked. 
The … (0 comments)

prince william county real estate: Fort Belvoir-When You Can't Find it On Post - 02/17/09 08:17 AM
Fort Belvoir has a lot to offer military families on post.  However we all know that you can't find everything you want at the PX or the Commissary so knowing where to shop for other essentials and special treats is important.  It isn't hard in Northern Virginia to find what you need. Whether you are looking for a bag of chips, a paint brush to put your own touch on your new home, clothes to deal with our ever changing weather or a whole house full of furniture because you are ready for something new, there are number of places to … (2 comments)

prince william county real estate: New Construction in Prince William County-How are the Builders Doing? - 02/13/09 09:38 AM
It is just another one of the many questions that a buyer looking at new home construction today has to conside.  Buyers wandering through beautifully decorated models may be swayed to overlook a few critical questions about the development and the developer.When the real estate market was red hot a few years ago many buyers camped out to try and get their number one lot selection in developments sprouting up all over Prince William County.  Many were fortunate to snag just the lot and the model that they wanted. They patiently waited for the foundations to be poured and the walls to … (0 comments)

prince william county real estate: Port Potomac- Is it Short Sale Central in Prince William County? - 02/13/09 08:50 AM
With all of the new development that has taken place and is still taking place along the Route 1 corridor in Prince William County you are going to find communities where either investors or adjustable rate mortgages are taking their toll.  A recent tour of homes in the Port Potomac neighborhood shows what you might expect to find in some of the Prince William communities built since 2005.  There are currently 12 detached homes for sale not counting the builders inventory.  The homes listed for sale range in price from $330,000-$599,135 based on size, location or owner status.  The highest priced … (0 comments)

prince william county real estate: Forbes Names DC Top Area to Buy Real Estate in the World! - 02/11/09 09:01 AM
Wow that is a pretty big reputation to live up to.  Most of us who have lived and worked through the up and down markets in our area know real estate in the DC and Northern Virginia areas has always recovered faster than other parts of the county.  Now Forbes magazine has recognized the opportunities in our area as well.The news over the last few months has also been positive regarding new jobs coming to our area including Hilton Hotels moving its headquarters from Beverly Hills CA to Fairfax County, VA.   In addition the Base Realignment and Closures (BRAC) movement is … (14 comments)

prince william county real estate: Lake Ridge Buyers-Let’s Talk About Purchasing Your New Home - 02/05/09 11:51 AM
If you are thinking about a new home in Prince William County and Lake Ridge (VA) is on your tour list then here are a few things for you to consider.If you are like most buyers you are starting your search for a new Lake Ridge home on the internet.  The internet can offer you a great place to start.  However the internet also hides some critical information from you as well.  This is where a buyer's agent, dedicated to protecting your interests comes in.A buyer's agent not only can find the hidden comments but they also can help you understand … (0 comments)

prince william county real estate: Multiple Offers-They Do Happen In Today's Real Estate Market - 02/04/09 01:52 PM
One of the biggest issues sellers struggle with in our current real estate market is what if we don't get an offer?  Our role as their Realtor® is to not promise that the home will sell but do everything we can to make sure that the home stands out against the competition.   Price, condition and marketing all work together to bring other agents, prospective buyers and offers to the table in our current Prince William County real estate market. 
My recent listing in the Westridge community had a steady stream of prospective buyers from the first day it went on the … (20 comments)

prince william county real estate: The Subprime Mortgage Mess-Rollingwood Village in Prince William County - 01/26/09 01:58 PM
While researching property information for an investor interested in buying property in Prince William County they asked about the Rollingwood Village neighborhood close to Potomac Mills Mall.   On the surface the neighborhood has a lot of good qualities, close to major shopping, commuting options and recreation opportunities.  It should be high on the list as a great investment and potential rental property.However, it is also one of the neighborhoods that are showing the damages of the sub-prime mortgage mess.  Currently there are 12 townhouses on the market and 11 of them are either foreclosures or short sales.  Looking at the detached homes … (2 comments)

prince william county real estate: Belmont Bay-Bright End Unit Townhouse with Golf Course Views - 01/16/09 02:09 AM
Don't settle for an ordinary townhouse when you can have a Belmont Bay Beauty. If you want hardwood floors, granite counters, stainless steel appliance and loads of light then put this home on your must see list this weekend. Walk to the VRE for easy commuting to DC and the Pentagon. Easy drive to Fort Belvoir or Quantico.

prince william county real estate: Buyers Beware of Bargain Basement Blinders - 01/14/09 11:05 AM
It never fails to happen.  Buyers who are seeing some of the great prices on homes posted on the internet call and say "we must see this house now."  We go to check out the property and they fall in love.  They figure that rates are low and the payments are well within their comfort range, we can do this they say.We tour and then the buyer finds the perfect floor plan for their needs.  The utilities are on and the property isn't winterized so you can flush toilets, run faucets and check the basic mechnaicals.  The house is only a … (24 comments)

prince william county real estate: FORE-Playing Through at the Osprey Golf Club in Belmont Bay - 01/12/09 07:09 AM
The Osprey Golf Club in Belmont Bay is a challenging 18 hole course that is open to everyone!  Despite the fact that the course is tucked away in the premier waterfront community of Belmont Bay, the course which is managed by Billy Casper Golf does not require you to be a member to play.The club does offer memberships for "regulars" and offers a discount on membership prices for Belmont Bay residents.  Haven't yet decided whether the golfing addiction is right for you?  Then stop into the club house or call the pro shop and ask for Keith.  As the resident instructor … (4 comments)

prince william county real estate: Belmont Bay Beauty-Bright End Unit Townhouse with Great Golf Course Views - 01/11/09 10:22 PM
If you want the straight scoop on Belmont Bay included 2008 sales, Belmont Bay neighborhoods and current inventory call me today. … (1 comments)

prince william county real estate: News Flash-Belmont Bay End Unit Townhouse Ready for Buyers - 01/06/09 10:00 AM
Belmont Bay is the premier waterfront community in Prince William County.  Townhouses in the "town center" with spectacular golf course views don't come on the market often.  This weekend I'll be bringing on the market a wonderful three level end unit property with plenty of light and one of the great views that Belmont Bay is known for.Enjoy an early morning cup of coffee or late evening beverage on the private master bedroom balcony and or an evening with friends and family in front of the gas fireplace in the living room.    This townhouse offers close to 2500 square feet of … (2 comments)

prince william county real estate: Lake Ridge-Does the Next David Beckham Live Here? - 01/04/09 11:40 AM
Good information for anyone with young children who want to participate in Lake Ridge Youth Soccer.  Not only might the next David Beckham being in our midst but Mia Ham too! 

It is almost time to pull out the shin protectors and cleats for soccer in Lake Ridge a Prince William County Community.  The Lake Ridge Parks and Recreation Association has posted the 2009 soccer registration information on their website.If you have children between the age of 4 and 10 then during the month of February you will want to register.  Teams are comprised of age appropriate divisions and play according to … (10 comments)

prince william county real estate: Lake Ridge-What’s Hot at the End of 2008 - 12/30/08 07:16 AM
Lake Ridge is a community that you want to call home.  For anyone who is looking for a neighborhood that offers a variety on home styles, shopping, transportation, recreation and schools in the community then Lake Ridge is a neighborhood that warrants a closer look.As the year comes to a close it is interesting to see what is HOT in the current Lake Ridge market.  Currently there are 40 homes under contract priced between $88,900 for a stripped down townhouse to $385,000 for a detached home in the need of cleaning and painting.   How do I know the condition of these … (0 comments)

prince william county real estate: Now Ready in Potomac Club-Better Than New Garage Townhouse - 12/29/08 09:00 AM

prince william county real estate: Marketing a New Listing-It Doesn’t Happen Overnight - 12/28/08 08:20 AM

How fast can you put a home on the market?  Can you do it in an hour?  Can you do it in a day?   On a recent listing appointment a seller indicated that a previous agent suggested if they signed the listing agreement right then they could have the house on the market tomorrow.  Gasp!
Sure I can run home and put the basic data in the MLS.  I don't have to fill in all the data fields or at least not correctly and certainly I don't care if you clean your house or we take any photos to give … (67 comments)

prince william county real estate: Belmont Bay-Top Floor Condo with Fantastic Views - 12/22/08 07:21 AM
Belmont Bay the Premier Waterfront Community in Prince William County … (0 comments)

prince william county real estate: Welcome to Westridge-A Community Surrounded by Nature - 12/17/08 11:01 AM
The minute you start down Westridge Drive into the community by the same name you realize you have found a special neighborhood.   At the bottom of the first hill you come to the pool and community center, a busy place with a variety of activities year round.  A small lake featuring a fountain in the summertime provides a restful place to sit and watch the ducks.   Enjoy the walking paths through the community for exercise and meeting up with your neighbors.

Detached homes in Westridge don't come on the market all that often and in 2008 only 10 homes have … (6 comments)

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