sell: Homes for Sale in Woodlawn Elementary School District - 04/21/14 01:00 AM
With roots dating back to 1846, Woodlawn Elementary was first a large room in the Woodlawn Mansion where students would
 
Woodlawn Elementary School Mascot
 
congregate. More modernly, Woodlawn Elementary school employs the highest qualified teachers and staff members to create a professional learning community. Special features of the school include: English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), School-Age Child Care (SACC), Special Education, Young Scholars, Title I, student produced TV news show, Responsive classroom, Wee Deliver postal service, Reading Recovery, Peer mediation, partners in print family literacy program, and family curriculum nights. Alexandria’s Woodlawn Elementary School serves grades PK-6 … (0 comments)

sell: About Mason District Dog Park in Annandale - 04/21/14 12:45 AM
Mason District Park has an “off-leash” are for dogs at the intersection of Alpine Drive and Pinecrest Parkway in Annandale VA. This dog park accommodates more that sixty dogs and is sponsored by the Mason District Dog Opportunity Group. Mason District Park also has a number of picnic shelters and an amphitheater as well as several Little League fields.
Nesbitt Realty can help you buy and sell real estate in Annandale VA.
photo credit: TheGiantVermin
 
Filed Under: Annandale, Mason District, Parks, Pinecrest Tagged With: Annandale, dogs, Mason District, Pinecrest … (0 comments)

sell: When Selling A Home - 04/17/14 12:07 AM

When selling a home, is an interesting article that can help potential sellers prepare for the home selling process. For more specific information about selling a home, continue reading below.

Entryway :
Clean and polish everything. Make sure it is well lit. Make sure it is clutter free.
Bedrooms:
Arrange the furniture for the flow of traffic. Make sure it is clutter free.
Living Room/Family Room/Den:
Arrange the furniture for the flow of traffic and to give the illusion of space. Remove ashes from fireplaces and woodstoves. Make sure all light switches work. Clean the drapes. Mop and/or polish the … (0 comments)

sell: 10 Things Real-Estate Agents Won't Tell You - Or Will They - #5 - 04/15/14 12:09 AM

Ten things Real Estate agents will not tell you, is an interesting article that highlights a singular example of what might not be said when dealing with Real Estate transactions. For more specific information on this topic, continue reading below.
A recent article suggested that young home buyers do not want an old house.   The focus of item #5 was that young buyers don't want to buy a fixer upper - that you should make improvements before you sell.  And they prefer not to have dated
I do occasionally find a buyer (age doesn't matter much here) who says they prefer a fixer … (0 comments)

sell: How to Have a House that Buyers Want to Buy - 04/10/14 11:54 PM

How to have a house that buyers want to buy, is an interesting article that can help home sellers prepare their home for the market. For more specific information about making your home desirable, continue reading below.
How to Have a Home that Buyers Want to Buy
Being a Montgomery County PA home stager means dealing with seller's emotions. Often during home staging consultations, I'll hear the story of when a seller first bought their home and all the memories they've made in it since then. I know they love their house, and parting with it is bitter sweet. In their mind, it's the perfect house. Why … (0 comments)

sell: 3 keys to selling a home in 2014 - 04/04/14 12:02 AM

Three keys to selling a home in 2014, is an interesting article that offers some tips for putting a home on the market in 2014. For more specific information, continue reading below.
Home selling can be a stressful and long process sometimes, But here are some helpful tips that can help have a hassel free and speedy escrow.
1. Take Your Photo shoot Seriously
Today many buyers get their first impression of your homes online. Its recommended to prepare for a photo shoot and have good quality pctures of the home being sold. Just the same way you would prepare for … (0 comments)

sell: About Zoning Laws & Property Value - 03/24/14 03:46 AM
An imaginary developer named Harold Dumas owns a 100-acre tract of land along a major river. Harold plans to build a river front community on this property. However, just before Harold applied for his building permit, he learns that the County has changed the zoning on his land. He is now prohibited from building residential development on this property. His property currently used as farmland, can only be used as farmland or for light industrial usage. Can Harold expect compensation from the county for the loss he thinks he has suffered?
Harold could expect compensation for his property if the land … (0 comments)

sell: First impressions are huge! Staging Tips - 03/24/14 03:42 AM
Maximize your condo’s appeal by putting your home in order. Your property should be ready for the market before you begin showing it. If necessary and possible, put some of your items in storage.
 
A tastefully staged bedroom
 
It’s important to be flexible about showings. Home selling is often disruptive to daily life and it’s no different with a condominium. Of course, it’s a lot of work to have your house ready to show on the spur of the moment. But prospects that can’t see your house won’t buy your house. The more often your home is shown the … (0 comments)

sell: Colonial Village III Managment Contacts - 03/21/14 05:32 AM
Colonial Village III Management Office is located at 1903 Key Boulevard, Arlington VA. You may call them at 703-525-5557 or fax 703-525-5558. The office is open 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and on Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
 
Each unit in Colonial Village III is entitled one sticker which allows one motor vehicle to be parked on CVIII’s lot. There are 57 spaces in CVIII’s lot. They are allocated on a first-come basis. Every  motor vehicle must fit within the space in which it is parked, There is a single metered space set aside … (0 comments)

sell: Nesbitt Family Christmas 2013 Video - 12/27/13 01:52 AM

We at Nesbitt Realty would like to wish you a Happy Holiday and a prosperous New Year.
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sell: Do you know what happens when an agent quits, dies or moves away? - 12/09/13 03:33 AM
Nesbitt Realty lists and sells property in Northern Virginia.
 
Take the example of an imaginary agent name Charles Valiant of Imaginary Realty. Charles’ client Dana Tennett wants to sell her house. So Dana approaches Charles. Dana signs a 90 day exclusive listing to sell her home. A week later, Charles decides to “chuck” it all. He moves to Japan and puts his license on inactive status.
 
What happens to Dana’s listing? Does it just become an open listing because the agent is gone? Is the listing voidable on the grounds of abandonment? Does the listing remain in effect? Or, … (0 comments)

sell: Alexandria’s buroughs — about the neighborhoods of Alexandria - 11/13/13 03:05 AM
 
New to the Area? This is an update on an old article I put together for people who are brand new to Northern Virginia. Because of the many employment opportunities and because of the pleasant nature of the city of Alexandria, Alexandria often and consistently rates as one of the nation’s best cities. If you’re brand new to the area, it’s hard to know where to start when looking for a home or residence. There are TOO MANY CHOICES.
Before you can find your house you have to find your neighborhood. Before you find your neighborhood you have to find … (0 comments)

sell: About Ethics in Real Estate - 11/05/13 02:38 AM
“To the General Public:
“For some businesses, simply doing what is legal may be good enough; but I have bound myself to a higher standard because my vocation is central to the interests of the nation and its citizens. The practice of real estate helps provide housing, places of commerce, industries and farms while preserving a healthful environment. For this reason, the practice of real estate imposes a grave social responsibility and a patriotic duty upon myself and others who practice real estate agency and brokerage. With them, I share a common responsibility of integrity and honor.
“As your realtor I … (2 comments)

sell: 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)

sell: Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association — Old Town’s Atheanaeum - 10/23/13 04:41 AM
Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, The Athenaeum is home to the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association (NVFAA). Constructed between 1851-52, the Athenaeum is a Greek revival building with a rich history. The building is named after the Greek Goddess of wisdom, Athena. Over the years The Athenaeum has taken many names and was used for many functions. Together with the Lyceum, the Athenaeum is a foundation of Alexandria’s Greek neo-classic buildings.
The building has a long history of use in Alexandria. Before the Civil War, Robert E. Lee banked here, when the building was known as the Bank … (1 comments)

sell: Helpful Tips for Home Sellers - 10/14/13 06:21 AM
When it’s time to sell your house, townhouse or condo here are a few simple tips for realtors and home sellers alike.
Turn on your heart light. Turn on the excitement by turning on all your lights – both inside and outside. Whether you are showing your home in the evening or in the day, lights add color and warmth. Prospective owners feel welcome in spaces that are bright and airy.
Don’t crowd your buyers. Potential buyers often feel like intruders when they enter your home. Rather than giving  your house the attention it deserves, prospects are likely to hurry through. … (5 comments)

sell: History of Lyon Village - 10/10/13 02:47 AM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Most of Lyon Village was originally part of Robert Cruit’s estate, which was purchased in 1846 and 1847 as a weekend and holiday retreat and later used as a dairy farm. The property was purchased by Frank Lyon in 1923 and divided into lots for real estate development. Approximately thirty-seven percent of the existing homes in Lyon Village were built in the 1920′s, another thirty-six percent in the 1930′s, and the remainder since 1940.
The Lyon Village Citizens’ Association was formally established on February 24, 1926 in the real estate office of Lyon … (4 comments)

sell: Homes for Sale near Union St. - 08/22/13 04:45 AM
Union St. runs parallel to the Potomac river. Near the Potomac River there is a trail that runs all the way from Mount Vernon to DC. Union St. intersects King St. Union St. has several parks including Founders and Oronoco.
Union St. also has a variety of  restaurants including Chadwick’s, Mai Thai, Virtue, Ben and Jerry’s, and Union St. pub. Union St. is also known for it’s nightlife. Condo’s nearby include Alexandria House, Old Town Commons, Abingdon Row, and Port Royal. The Torpedo Factory is located on Union St.
 
Union St during the Spring
 
 
See all Old Town.
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sell: Abingdon Row — in Old Town - 07/15/13 03:50 AM
 
Abingdon Row is in Old Town, Alexandria
Old Town is known for its 18th-Century buildings and colonial architecture. Abingdon Row fits nicely into the look and feel of Old Town. Abingdon Row is newly constructed, but the design takes it cues from the historical architectural details that are common to Old Town’s 18th century spirit. The columns and pilasters of Abingdon Row together with the arched windows and iron-railed terraces are all tied together by stately brickwork.
Abingdon Row is at the north end of Old Town. It’s a place a few blocks off the main drag, so traffic there … (1 comments)

sell: Nesbitt Family Photos - 06/26/13 11:56 PM
Here’s a look at who you’re dealing with when you deal with Nesbitt Realty. We are a family-business second, and a family first. We work together and play together.
Will and Julie having fun! Nothing is better than family and friends. Stuart Nesbitt can help you realize your real estate goals. My Aunt Betty is proud of Nesbitt Realty. Will Nesbitt Aubrey during his beatnik phase. Aubrey at his aunt’s house Thanksgiving at a sister’s home Relaxing in Old Town Julie and Will Nesbitt pause from property management to take a quick picture. On the boat at Sunset Will steals a … (4 comments)

 
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