realestate: Pricing Your Property - 07/24/18 09:20 AM
Pricing Your Property
When you decide to sell your home, naturally you want to get the best price you can. Setting the right price to maximize your profits all begins with finding out how much your home is worth.  
There is a lot to consider when determining your home’s value.  The current market, the economy, the location, condition, and style of your home, and how it compares to others on the market all play a part in pricing your property. Factor in the emotional attachment you have to your “home sweet home” and the whole process can feel overwhelming.
Your realtor will help you sort … (1 comments)

realestate: 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)

realestate: 2018 Real Estate Forecast for Northern Virginia - 12/26/17 08:48 AM
As we quickly approach 2018 many home buyers are wondering what the real estate market will look like in the new year.  While none of us have a crystal ball for the Northern Virginia area, many experts have given their opinions on what to expect in the coming year.  Arming yourself with this knowledge can better prepare you to compete with the challenges expected such as inventory shortages, suspected rising home prices, and other topics we will cover in this blog.   Let’s get started.
Housing Inventory Shortage
This has been a plaguing problem for all of 2017 and experts expect it to carry … (0 comments)

realestate: 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)

realestate: 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)

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

Nikki Lagouros, Realtor

Reston's #1 Buyer's Agent

Reston, VA

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Keller Williams Reston

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

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