newhomes: Preparing To Sell Your Home in Northern Virginia - 12/27/17 07:38 AM
First Steps To Prep Your Home For SaleSelling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time. 
RepairJust because you’ve gotten used to the cracks in the walls and the rattles in the radiators doesn’t mean a buyer will too. If you have hardwood floors that need refinishing, be sure to get it done—hardwood is a huge selling point. Buyers like to snoop around, so be sure to fix any sticky doors or drawers as well. … (1 comments)

newhomes: 55 and Better Communities – This is Just the Beginning - 12/22/17 11:47 AM
What comes to mind when you see communities with an age restriction?  Well unless you’ve been to some of the newest 55 and better communities, thoughts of walkable developments, urban living, modern homes, amenities, lock and go living, and private retreats with like-minded individuals might not be your first thoughts.
People searching for a 55+ community in the past used to focus more on the lifestyle and less on the home.  However, now with the increasing popularity of these neighborhoods, one doesn’t have to sacrifice one for the other.  Builders are taking note and combining luxury appointed homes with the best amenities, … (0 comments)

newhomes: Reston Lifestyle - Where to Live - 12/19/17 09:31 AM
Where in Northern Virginia would you live if you could choose anywhere? I choose Reston! 
Reston was designed so you can get anywhere easily. You can walk to anything you could possibly need; the grocery store, entertainment, recreation, and even ironically transportation. There are miles of paved walking trails, multiple pools, recreation facilities, and convenience centers spread throughout the area.  You really can go a long way without a car when your home is in Reston!
North Reston has an impressive range of homes from some of our largest and grandest addresses to more modest and charming townhouse communities. Central Reston includes the Reston Town … (0 comments)

newhomes: Reston Market Update - Nov 2017 - 12/18/17 12:36 PM
The inventory shortage continues to loom, while the average sales price has ticked up slightly from October.
 
Local Market Insight - Reston
 
 
Market Statistics - Reston
 
If you have any questions or comments please email me at nikki@thecazagroup.com
(0 comments)

newhomes: Housing Inventory Shortage. Why and What To Do. - 12/03/17 08:49 AM
If you’ve been house hunting in 2017 then you are well aware of the housing inventory shortage Northern Virginia is facing.  The low supply has continued to push prices up and create scenarios of multiple offers throughout NOVA. 
 
So why is inventory so low?   
 
1     Low Inventory – Wait, what?  Sellers know there is currently a low supply of listed homes and are hesitant to join the pool of buyers searching for a new home.
2    Mortgage Rates – Many current homeowners have the luxury of historically low interest rates.  So the question becomes why give up a rate of 3.5% for an increase to … (4 comments)

 
Nikki Lagouros, Realtor, Reston's #1 Buyer's Agent (Keller Williams Reston)

Nikki Lagouros, Realtor

Reston's #1 Buyer's Agent

Reston, VA

More about me…

Keller Williams Reston

Address: 11700 Plaza America Drive, #150, Reston, VA, 20190

Mobile: (703) 596-5065

Mobile: (910) 382-0029

Email Me



Links

Archives

RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog