purcellville: Home Buyer Incentives in Leesburg, Purcellville and Hamilton! - 05/22/07 01:19 AM
Let the incentives begin!....well, continue.  New home builders just reported that the new housing starts were the lowest in 17 years....yikes!  However, this is good news for the prospective new home buyer.
I'm aware of one builder now offering a free rec room in the basement PLUS a free, equipped Media Room...screen and all!  Another is offering free upgrapes on multi-sided brick, upgraded landscaping packages and more.  Of course, granite, hardwood floors and a few other things that used to be "options" tend to now be standard.  The standard options are better than ever in communities in Leesburg & Ashburn such as … (0 comments)

purcellville: Comments on the 60 Minutes segment - 05/20/07 12:02 PM
I just watched a replay of the 60 Minutes segment.  Generally, 60 Minutes seemed to do a dis-service to the potential home buyers and sellers.  They simple skipped all the complexities of legal aspects, HUD, Fair Housing Law, mortgage qualification, home inspection...and all the topics that are valuable to many buyers, such as schools, traffic patterns, growth and development trends, etc.  On the seller side, I feel they skipped similar legal and practical aspects.  Another surprise was their apparent disregard for buyer or sellers in difficult markets....maybe a home will sell in 3-4 days in downtown San Francisco, but not in my markets of Lansdonw, Leesburg, … (0 comments)

purcellville: Value of a Brokers Open is open for debate! - 05/08/07 11:33 AM
I coordinated a Brokers Open today, in western Loudoun County, with 8 other properties.  In western Loudoun, we have to innovate to get other agents to trek over "from the East" part of the county to see our listings...so I enrolled a number of other agents for a progressive lunch...appetizers, entree, and dessert...spread throughout the properties.  PLUS, there were $300 in prizes and drawings..every agent had 3 chances to win!
Sounds like a no-brainer, right?  Great, free food and prizes!  Wrong!
A poor turnout, at best...just a handful of agents out of the 791 double-sided flyers we distributed to attract foot traffic to … (1 comments)

 
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