Renée Montgomery

Real Estate Agent - Century 21 New Millennium
Northern Virginia Real Estate Market News. Warrenton Virginia, Fauquier County.



We have not had significant snowfall this season......yet! So Jay Markanich's blog about Ice Dams may be something we re-read before we have these issues. Clean the gutters while the weather holds out and pay attention to your home!     When deep snows happen, ice dams often happen too.  Notice t...
Thanks to Bill Burke as he gives us a great understanding of what to expect at settlement. If a couple is buying a home and both parties cannot be present, then a Power of Attorney will be needed. Check with your lender well before settlement if you intend to use one. In Virginia a buyer has the ...
Thanks to Michael Delaware we have a simple explanation of what a FICO score is and how it impacts your ability to get credit. If you are a first time buyer you need to read this. It will help you understand where you need to start on getting credt! Thanks Michael!!Have you ever heard of the term...
We just replaced one of our dual zoned heat pumps last month and are enjoying this new efficient unit! It even tells us when to change the filter. I am sharing Jay's blog on Duct Cleaning. He always has great advice, thanks Jay!!In the previous post I discussed dusty ducts and their contents.  Th...
 My Buyer Clients just lost the house to foreclosure! Even though I had advised them of all the pitfalls involved in attempting to purchase a home in a Short Sale transaction, they were devastated.   The listing agent sent an email to me on Friday stating "We are expecting bank approval any minut...
Yesterday I received the following email from my broker, Herb Lisjak. "Kathleen Lunsford received the "President's Award" from GPAAR at this morning's Installation Breakfast.  I knew that Kathleen was always doing something for someone...whether the Blood Drive, Coat Drive...Scholarships...but go...
Currently in Fauquier County we have the following statistics. The sold properties have settled in the past 30 days. Of these we have 40 active bank owned (10%), 25 pending settlement (20%) and 15 of the sold were bank owned (23%). Of These we have 45 active Short Sales (10%), 49 pending settleme...
According to Belvoir New Vision: What is BRAC?"BRAC" is an acronym that stands for base realignment and closure.  It is the process the Department of Defense (DoD) has used to reorganize its base structure to more efficiently and effectively support the Armed Forces, increase operational readines...
We invited over 100 of our vendors, you know, all those people and services that help us get to the settlement table. Home Inspectors, Pest Inspectors, Electricians, Plumbers, Settlement Agents, Moving Companies, Storage Companies, Lenders, Lawn Maintenance and General Contractors were all on the...

Renée Montgomery

Northern Virginia Real Estate
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