purchase: Marvelous Single Family Home for Sale in Chester - 06/24/14 12:20 AM

For those interested in a marvelous single family home in Chester, a Richmond, Virginia local, this is a great Shannon Milligan article to peruse. For the specifics, see below.
Marvelous Single Family Home for Sale in Chester Have you been searching for a marvelous single family home for sale in Chester and keep coming up short? Well, today is your lucky day! Check out this amazing Ryan Homes built home that is heavy with space and light on the wallet!
Chester Single Family Home for Sale with 4 Bedrooms and 2.5 baths Located at 5212 Timsbury Pointe Drive, Chester, VA this home features over 3,000 … (0 comments)

purchase: Approaching condo ownership - 06/13/14 02:38 AM
As with any home purchase, location, size and price are important. With a condominium you’ll also want to understand the ownership scheme. This type of information is found in the “condo docs” or condominium documents. Most states, and the Commonwealth of Virginia, require condo doc disclosure before any purchase contract is finalized. The condo docs will contain detailed information on the ownership and property rights of the condo and its owners. The rules of the homeowners association are generally explained in the condo docs in plain English and not in legal jargon. It’s important to read the condo documents to understand … (3 comments)

purchase: What to Know on Odyssey Condominiums - 06/05/14 03:34 AM
Yet another one of Arlington‘s premier and ultra-luxurious condo properties featuring generous amenities and the epitome in location, the Odyssey Condominium is located at 2001 North 15th Street in Arlington, Virginia. Developed by Monument Realty and Lehman Brothers, the Odyssey Condominium features units ranging from studios to three-bedroom floor plans. The condominium is set in the heart of Arlington, within two blocks of the Courthouse Metro Station, as well as an outstanding proximity to numerous shops, restaurants, and theaters. The architecture is stark but striking, with a high-end and polished look, and includes on-site amenities and services both. The prime location … (1 comments)

purchase: 5 Steps to Purchasing A Fixer-Upper Home - 05/20/14 06:34 AM

Five steps to purchasing a fixer upper home, is an interesting article that can help new buyers invest in a fixer upper. For more specific details about a fixer upper purchase, continue reading below.
5 Steps to Purchasing A Fixer-Upper Home If you're planning to purchase a "fixer-upper home" and then renovate it, be sure to review the deed, the property survey and the tax value of that property before you make an offer to purchase.  If the deed names a corporation or an "estate of" as owners of the fixer-upper property (which indicates that the transaction may get complicated), if … (7 comments)

purchase: 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)

purchase: 4 Important Questions to Answer Before Submitting an Offer on a Home - 04/21/14 12:25 AM

Four important questions to answer before submitting an offer on a home, is an interesting article that potential buyers might find helpful. For more specific information about submitting an offer on a home, continue reading below.
Are you undecided on the right home for you in the Northern Virginia real estate market place?  Before purchasing a home, you need to determine whether the home you have decided on is the right home for you.
How Long are you Planning on Living in the Home?
In order to cover your selling costs and recover the cost of your home, you should plan … (1 comments)

purchase: What do real estate agents do? - 03/17/14 03:29 AM
Julie is a Realtor serving Northern Virginia
Real estate agents act as go-betweens for buyers and sellers of real estate property. With certain exceptions, anyone who assists with the sale of real estate in the Commonwealth of Virginia is required to be licensed by the state.  Each and every real estate agents must be affiliated with a real estate broker. A broker is a real estate profession who has higher educational requirements and who has a minimum of three years of full-time experience as a real estate agent. A realtor is a real estate agent or broker who is a member … (1 comments)

purchase: Colonial Village: what is there to consider? - 02/10/14 03:58 AM
 
Nesbitt Realty can help you buy and sell real estate in COLONIAL VILLAGE.
 
Colonial Village properties in Arlington VA offer generous amenities at affordable prices. Additionally, they are only steps to Courthouse Corridor and Metro.
See all Real estate in Colonial Village tract.
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purchase: Residents Need Information On Safety Of Alexandria Condominiums and Townhomes - 12/18/13 05:21 AM
Waterfront
 
Hurricane Irene came through and brought with it power outages, storm debris, and slight flooding. For the most part the buildings in the area withstood the storm with grace. Now is time for the clean up and getting things back to normal. Below is some information for Alexandria resdents that need to know updates on power, place to go, and when thngs mught be ready for business once again. Some of the living area that made it through inlcluded The Wooster Mercer and The Old Town Gardens.
 
Please follow the link below to get help with your needs.
 
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purchase: Luxury At Liberty Row Condominiums - 12/18/13 05:17 AM
Liberty Row Condominiums are located at 600 2nd Street in Alexandria, Virginia. This luxury four-story community is convenient to historic Old Town Alexandria, Washington D.C., National Airport, and Washington Parkway. The two and three bedroom options have great views of The Potomac River and Mount Vernon Trails.
 
Built in 2006, the Liberty Row Condos have a colonial-style with historic charm. Amenities include:
 
Garage Parking Patios Pets Allowed Hardwood Floors Gourmet Kitchens Easy Access to The Braddock Metro Station See all Real estate in 22314 zip code.
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purchase: River Towers — Great Location, Quiet and Convenient - 12/16/13 02:47 AM
River Towers well known for meticulous grounds. Pleasant and modern interiors make River Towers very appealing. Cream colored with minimal decoration is timeless.  
For sale at River Towers See all River Towers.
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purchase: Looking For A Well Established Area Near Alexandria? - 12/16/13 02:43 AM
Virginia Hills, in the Groveton area of Franconia near Alexandria, may be in Fairfax County but the residences here have an Alexandria postal address. The area was established in the sixties and seventies and the homes there are characterized by their brick exteriors and outside yards. Inside you’ll find that most of the properties have hardwood flooring and finished basements.
 
Virginia Hills is serviced by 2 nearby schools, West Potomac High School and Groveton Elementary School.
See all Virginia Hills.
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purchase: Do You Know Which Metro Line is the Best for a Purchase? - 12/10/13 03:41 AM
The platform at Huntington Metro
 
I am one of the few people who are from here who are actually from here. That is to say I was born in Fairfax and have lived much of my life in Northern Virginia.
 
When I got out of the Army and moved back to Northern Virginia, for a time I worked as a government contractor at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is located at L’Enfant Plaza in Washington DC. As you may know, parking is pricey and limited at L’Enfant, so the Metro was my best choice for commuting.
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purchase: Choosing the right condominium for you. - 12/03/13 12:34 AM
Condominiums are found all over Northern Virginia. From quiet communities along Fort Hunt Road at River Towers and Belle View to glamorous high-rises like Carlyle Towers or the Eclipse to urban luxury in Rosslyn, there are plenty of choices in Arlington, Alexandria and Fairfax County.
A condominium is usually a housing unit or apartment in a multi-unit building in which each unit is individually owned, while common areas and the property in general is jointly owned by the residents and the owner of the building, or all of the residents together. Some people choose to purchase and live in a condominium … (2 comments)

purchase: Condos at Founder’s Walk - 11/21/13 11:41 PM

Founders Walk is located just outside the Beltway off Van Dorn via Oakwood. It’s close enough for a long walk to the Van Dorn Metro and has great access for commuters headed to the Beltway or Alexandria. The neighborhood is quiet and well-maintained, surrounded by new and nearly new condos.

These condos are very nicely sized. You won’t find yourself making a compromise on size at Founder’s Hill. With newer kitchens and appliances, these are very nice condominium homes.

The parking is generous compared to many homes in and near Franconia or Kingstowne.
See all Kingstowne.
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purchase: An introduction to Cardinal Forest in West Springfield VA - 11/08/13 12:03 AM

Cardinal Forest is a condominium development set on rolling forested terrain in West Springfield. Cardinal Forest was constructed in 1968 and was converted to condos in 1978. Cardinal Forest features 130 acres of mature landscaping that is very well tended. Cardinal Forest offers pools, trails and quiet living near Lake Accotink. In Cardinal Forest, there is a total of 1,050 units—501 of which are town houses and 549 of which are condominium homes. Most of the units are brick exterior, some are stucco and this translates to lower maintenance fees for condo owners here.

Cardinal Forest has exactly 26 … (1 comments)

purchase: Franconia Springfield Metro Station - 11/06/13 03:56 AM
Last stop on the Blue Line
 
Franconia-Springfield Metro station is located in Springfield, Virginia at the end of the Blue Line. The address of this station is 6880 Frontier Drive, Springfield VA 22150, which places it just off the Fairfax County Parkway in close proximity to the Springfield Mall.
While the metro stations in Alexandria and Arlington are designed for urban living for the use of those within walking distance, the Franconia Springfield station is designed for commuters with cars. This station has Metro’s largest parking garage, with over five thousand parking spaces. Commuters from Franconia, Springfield and Kingstowne all … (0 comments)

purchase: Writing the Offer to Purchase - 11/03/13 11:31 PM
When you’ve picked out the house, townhouse or condo you want to make your own, it’s time to write the offer. An offer is a written description of the terms under which you the buyer would purchase the subject property. If the seller accepts your terms the next step would be to proceed to closing and thus full ownership of the property. Although most Realtors in Northern Virginia use the standard Northern Virginia Association of Realtors contract there are many possible contingencies, addenda and options that will alter the offer to make it specific to your situation.
One of the most … (2 comments)

purchase: Inside the Royalton Condos in Alexandria VA - 10/31/13 04:02 AM
 

The Royalton is located at the intersection of Duke St. and Holland about a block and a half from the King St. Metro in Alexandria VA. These condominium residences are strategically located in the shadows of the George Washington Masonic Memorial where the Carlyle District meets Old Town. The Royalton is located in the same building as the Whole Foods Market, so it’s sited at a paragon of convenience. The Carlyle District and Old Town in Alexandria VA are home to some of Northern Virginia’s best restaurants.
Take a trip down the Yellow Line and it’s easy to see … (1 comments)

purchase: Demand for Home-Purchase Loans Hits 3-Year High - 10/28/13 01:39 AM
Mortgage applications were on the rise last week, with applications for home purchases — viewed as a leading indicator of future home sales — moving up to their highest level since May 2010, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported.
Mortgage applications for home purchases increased 2 percent last week, while applications for refinancings, which make up the biggest bulk of the index, jumped 8 percent.
Overall, MBA’s mortgage application index increased 7 percent last week, reflecting both applications for purchase and refinancings. MBA’s index covers more than three-quarters of all mortgage applications in the country.
MBA reported that the average rate on … (0 comments)

 
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