know: Know Your Budget When Buying a Home - 03/03/17 07:21 AM
Know your budget when buying a home is a pertinent Active Rain published post that is relevant to the Real Estate industry. Scroll down to see the entire blog.
I just read a great little blog posting by @CoreyMartin and got to reflecting on his first point.  http://activerain.com/blogsview/5016720/6-things-to-look-for-when-buying-a-home
He wrote:  1- Know your budget. It is important that you buy a home at a price that you’re comfortable with.

I can't tell you how many times I've had that discussion with my buyer clients.  PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE know what payment you will be comfortable with...not how much the lender says … (2 comments)

know: Things To Know Before Buying A Home in Kingstowne - 02/08/17 08:38 AM
If you are taking the next step in life and purchasing a home in Kingstowne, chances are that you are feeling the pressure and the anxiety that goes along with this difficult decision.  Those who buy homes are very anxious, eager to get any information they can about real estate in Kingstowne.  Of course, before you buy a home, it always helps to learn all that you can.
The first thing you’ll need to know is  just how much you can qualify for or afford to borrow.  There’s no point in looking at single-family homes in Kingstowne, when you can only afford a … (0 comments)

know: What's there to know about Gunston Hall Plantation? - 09/01/15 07:06 AM
Gunston Hall Plantation is located in Fairfax County near Lorton and Mason Neck.  In it’s heyday this Georgian-style home was at the center of a 5,500-acre tobacco and corn plantation. The owner of Gunston Hall was George Mason IV (1725-1792)—known historically as an author of the Virginia Declaration of Rights.
 
Gunston Hall and it’s gardens are a National Historic Landmark owned by the Commonwealth of Virginia and administered by a Board of Regents appointed from The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America.
 
Gunston Hall is open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily, except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New … (5 comments)

know: Do you know the difference between a real estate agent and a REALTOR®? - 06/13/14 02:33 AM

Do you know the difference between a Real Estate agent and a Realtor, is an interesting question that Valerie Ford answers in the Active  Rain post. To read the answer, continue to the below text.
Unless you are involved in some way with the industry most people don’t realize that there is a difference between a real estate agent and a REALTOR®.  Although both are held to the same standards of conduct a REALTOR® has agreed to certain codes of ethics in the performance of their duties that is not required by a real estate agent. As a member of the … (0 comments)

know: What REAL questions you need to ask before hiring a real estate agent - 05/27/14 04:27 AM

What real questions you need to ask before hiring a real estate agent, is an interesting article that can clear up some questions about the Real Estate industry. For more specific information about questions to ask before hiring a Real Estate agent, continue reading below.
Let's say you want to buy, or sell a house.  Your last agent is out of the business, your friends have given you a few names and there is one name you see all over town.  So who do you choose?
Do yourself a favor and call 3.  Yes, I am not saying to call me, … (1 comments)

know: The Soul of a Home - You can't see it, but it's there. - 05/01/14 12:46 AM

The soul of a home - you can not see it, but it is there, is an interesting article that can provide some tips for those shopping for a specific home. For more information about the sould of a home, continue reading below.
The Soul of a Home - You can't see it, but it's there.
You can sense it, or the lack of it, in homes. It’s a feeling, often a physical or emotional connection one seems to get in a certain house. I remember when we sold one of our own homes 7 years ago, the other Realtor told me the buyer … (5 comments)

know: What every renter should know about condominiums - 07/03/13 12:21 AM
As the primary mover and shaker in Condo Alexandria, I field calls every single day from renters who are interested in condominiums.  The names and locations change but there are a few fundamental misconceptions that are so common, I feel the need to write this note for the general benefit of the world at large.
It looks like an apartment, but it’s not an apartment.  
First of all, a renter needs to understand the difference between an apartment and a condominium.  An apartment, or any multi-family dwelling, is owned by a single entity. Most usually the owner is a company, … (0 comments)

 
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