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Find the homes for sale around you, wherever you are. Seeking beta testers. As some of you know, I'm a R.E. broker in the Wash DC metro area and also a technology entrepreneur. I've co-founded a company that does something pretty neat: It sends location data to the browser. Here's why that's such...
This past Thursday, I received a news alert article in my email inbox from my U.S. News & World Report. It spoke of how the National Association of Realtors and ForSaleByOwner.com, an internet based company that markets the houses of independent sellers, differed with each other’s data on the pe...
DROdio: This an interview with one of our DROdio Real Estate Agents who is listing REO / foreclosure properties for a major bank, which is a very large bank as most people know. So I’d love to start the interview by just getting an idea of whatyou think from the listing agent’s prospective and w...
We often have clients asking us about how to get cash-flow positive rentals. It's very hard to do in the metro DC area.There is one exception, though, that I've found works really, really well: rent your unit to a corporate tenant. Here's how it works: You have to offer a fully furnished unit...
We have an advanced CRM (CRM = "Customer Relationship Management") system - basically a large database, where we input all showings & customer views. However, it's much more than just a database. Here's how it works: An agent shows your property. When they use their lockbox key to open the lockb...
Yes, and here are the requirements for Fairfax County. It's also possible to check on the Fairfax County website to see if a permit has been filed for a specific property.
We have a *great* way for you to find open houses, using our search tool www.BirdsEyeSearch.com Here's how you do it: On the right side, there's a link that says "Advanced Search Options" (see image below & click to enlarge): Once you click on that link, you'll see a new row show up on the left ...
The capital contribution is fee paid at closing to "jumpstart" your condo fee account & is required by condo management companies to ensure that there is enough working capital for the condo. It is usually only paid by first-time buyers in a new community or condo building.
Here are Fairfax County's school boundary maps and a reverse look-up by address for school boundaries in Fairfax, VA.
Yes here are details on what's coming: Potomac Yard Illustration Potomac Yard Site Plan Potomac Yard Staff Report