ritu desai samson properties: What Wall Street Does not WANT you to know about real estate - 11/15/22 08:54 AM
Believe it or not, this is what Wall Street is trying to hide from us during the recession.
As you may all know, everyone's hesitating to buy a home in today's housing market, and it's all because of the media scaring the public about the housing market crash.
While this is happening, big firms like Blackstone are preparing to buy billions of dollars' worth of a real estate. The lack of demand pushes the prices down, and once the demand is back up, guess who's going to win - the big fish.
These big firms know that there's a shortage of single-family homes, especially … (0 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Just Listed! 3079 Alan Shepard St, Herndon, VA FOR RENT - 08/23/22 12:31 PM

Looking for a place to move in to Northern Virginia? This just might be the home for you -- in the heart of NoVA lies the beautiful suburb of Herndon , where this one-of-a-kind home awaits.
With 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 half baths, 2,612 square feet of living space, and 2 car garages, this is such a steal! An open floor plan layout with designer finishes welcomes you all throughout, with wood flooring in all four levels.
Main level offers: mudroom, bedroom/recreation room with recessed lights comes with a full bath for your comfort.Β  The first upper level has a family room, … (2 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Five Graduation Celebration Ideas this Summer! - 06/14/22 12:44 PM
This month not only commemorates the Pride Month, but a lot of graduations and end of school year events take place as well. It is such a huge milestone finishing one's studies, and here are some ideas on how you can celebrate graduation this year!
1. Volunteer Project
An act of kindness goes a long way. After graduation, it's always great to keep our loved ones and other people in need in check. Come and join a volunteer drive with one of your friends - you don't have school the next day anyway.
2. Graduation Vacation
If you haven't found a job just yet, take … (2 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: SOLD*Loudoun County South Riding Chantilly VA 20152 Single Family home - 06/07/22 11:51 AM
Let me tell you a story about these new homeowners that I recently worked with. And let me tell you -- this is just more than a success story!
Ravi & Nag called telling me about this π€πŒπ€π™πˆππ† home they stopped by at the open house. As they began giving me all the details my eyes got wider and wider. I could not believe it; this home was checking off π„π•π„π‘π˜π“π‡πˆππ† on my clients wants and needs list AND was well within their budget. It truly felt too good to be true.
From the second they stepped into that home they called it … (2 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: CLOSED: 43247 Loudoun Reserve Dr, Ashburn, VA - 06/01/22 01:44 PM
While Wednesday is just a hump day for most people, here we are closing this rental at 43247 Loudoun Reserve Dr, Ashburn, VA! This home secured its application within 48 hours of this beautiful property being listed -- imagine how fast that is!
The best part? This home just got rented for 107% over the listing price - talk about cash flow!Β 
One of its best features is its energy saving solar panels - perfect for the Virginia weather and for the environment as well. The main level has a wall of windows that brings natural lights throughout the day, with an open … (4 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Thank You for the Kind Words! Testimonial May 16 #MotivationalMondays - 05/16/22 10:56 AM

What keeps me motivated as a realtor for two decades is when my clients are happy with the services and knowledge I provide. Thank you so much for the kind words, Dharini! It's been a pleasure doing business with you. Cheers for more in the future! πŸ₯‚
"Ritu is awesome and we are very happy that we chose her as our realtor. She is extremely good with communication and we feel like we are well informed throughout the entire selling and buying process. We will use her again for our real estate needs in the future."
- Dharini G.
Want to have the best … (0 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: WORST ADVICE: Buy as much house as you can afford! - 03/17/22 12:12 PM

Welcome to another edition of the Worst Advice series, where I discuss the worst possible advices someone can give you in real estate and tell you why.
Let's say you've saved up some money, and you decided to buy your own home Congratulations!
You found out that you still have some left, which for some reason can help you buy another house. Then your friend tells you, "man, just buy as much house as you can! Think about having multiple places to crash in every city. Then you can sell it in the future to buy even more houses! Then you can..." and … (0 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: COMING IN HOT! For Sale: 23394 Evening Primrose Sq, Ashburn, VA 20148 - 03/11/22 01:09 PM

Looking for the absolute best home in Northern Virginia? This just might be for you! This home at 23394 Evening Primrose Sq, Ashburn, VA 20148 has 3 beds, 3.5 baths, and has a lot of amenities and pristine nature views to offer!
This home has 3 finished levels, with a total of 3,600 sq. ft. of living space. The main level offers a spacious living and dining room, gourmet kitchen with upgraded stainless steel appliances, granite, countertops, large Island, & lots of cabinets space. It also has a beautiful backyard view via the breakfast area.
Meanwhile, in the upper level, the primary suite … (3 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: JUST LISTED! Home for Rent at 23003 Bulwark Ter, Brambleton, VA 20148 - 03/09/22 12:18 PM
Been wondering where you can settle in the meantime around Brambleton for a job, or to be closer to the family? Look no further! This home at 23003 Bulwark Terrace is now open for rent! With 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, located in a very convenient spot, and at a very cheap monthly rent, this is such a sweet deal!
Main level offers a versatile open floor plan, a kitchen with granite countertop, ample of cabinet and counter space, and a large island. Balcony is just right off the kitchen to refresh yourself for a while. The living room offers a huge … (2 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Love is in the Air! 5 Valentine's Day Traditions Around the World - 02/01/22 08:12 AM
And just like that, it's February! I know we barely started the year, and now it's all about love all over again. Each of us have our own love languages, and love comes in different shapes and sizes. So today, we'll talk about the unique traditions the Valentine's Day is celebrated around the world.
1. EstoniaStarting this list is Estonia and their not-so-weird way of celebrating the Valentine's Day, but might break some hearts along the way. Their Valentine's Day is called SōbrapÀev, which translates to "Friends Day" -- probably something you don't want to hear from your crush.
2. FranceFrench people is … (2 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Top 8 Memorials and Historic Places in Washington, DC - 02/01/22 06:07 AM
It's no question that Washington, D.C. has a lot of monuments and museums attributed to some of the world's historic events. Since the weekend is fast approaching, here are some of the DC memorial places that you can go to for a walk.
Quick tip: Consider checking out some of them by night (FDR and Lincoln are particularly pretty in the evening)!
1. DC War MemorialThis memorial is dedicated to the men and women who gave their lives in the World War. Their names are inscribed as a perpetual record for their patriotic service to the country, and helped shape this nation to … (3 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Fairfax Loudoun Virginia Real Estate Mid Week Market Report - 01/27/22 07:25 PM

In this economy, especially at the height of the pandemic, stocks and cryptocurrency are down at moment. What does that mean in the real estate market? Let's all find out in this week's Real Estate Market Report.Β 
The housing market appears to be one of the formidable markets someone can invest in at this moment. With that said, here are my tips for the home buyers and sellers right now:
For BuyersI would recommend continuing with the home search for a long-term investment. I've been telling this since last month -- a lot of the sellers right are taking in multiple offers and … (3 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Best Ice Skating Rinks You can Visit in the Northern Virginia Area - 01/04/22 01:35 PM
It's the winter season! And what better way of enjoying winter than drinking hot chocolate while sitting beside the fireplace, or if you're a bit adventurous, go ice skating! Here are five of the best ice skating rinks around the Northern Virginia Area that you can visit today:
1. Pentagon Row Outdoor Ice SkatingVisit the largest outdoor ice skating rink in all of Northern Virginia by going to the Pentagon Row Outdoor Ice Skating! Located in Arlington, VA, they offer not just ice skating but lessons as well that you can avail for five weeks. Need more info? You may visit their … (1 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Real Estate Mid Week Market Report | December 16 - 12/16/21 12:13 PM

Hello there! It's time for another Real Estate Mid Week Market Report. You may be wondering, what's going on in the dc metro area housing market?
Short answer - a lot of momentum! I know you heard the big news on December 1st, which is the increase in conforming loan limit. This is a great news, especially in the DC Metro market.
Interest rate has been the story for a lot of us, and a lot of buyers and sellers have expressed their concerns. I've spoken with my local lenders and they all said that the interest rate will be a roller coaster … (1 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Unique Events in the DC Metro Area: Life of a Neuron - 12/14/21 12:19 PM
Do you sometimes wonder what actually happens inside our brains? Do you sometimes think how it's possible for us to perceive the things around us the way we do right now? Do you also wonder how you're able to read this particular sentence and all other sentences in this blog with your own voice all in your head? Lastly, do you ever wonder how the human brain and the nervous system works? Well, one of the places in DC just got the event for this wonderful question.
It is no secret that neuroscience has advanced over the years exponentially. We went from … (1 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Places to Visit in DC Metro Area: Planet Word Museum - 11/23/21 12:53 PM
Looking for a local place to visit with the whole family this coming Thanksgiving? Well, worry no more because I got you covered! Language is a very important part of the human history, as it is one of the things humans came up with to effectively communicate with one another. We use language everyday -- in talking to other people about chores and needs, for our daily tasks in school and at work, and also to share our thoughts and feeling towards one another.Β 
As language progresses, we invented new words along the way, and it just keeps evolving. With that, the … (1 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Top 5 Post Thanksgiving Activities to Burn Calories! - 11/19/21 01:19 PM
One week to go, and it's officially Thanksgiving! It is a great time to bond with the family, reconnect with other relatives and old friends, and to cherish the holiday season with warmth and love from these people. But why stop at the celebration if you can bond with your friends and family to burn the calories after the grand Thanksgiving dinner! As a person who believes that well-being is one of the most important aspects of life, I think it is great to not only make sure that you take proper diet, but exercise as well. So here's my top … (3 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Top 5 Thanksgiving Recipes from Your Favorite TV Show - 11/12/21 02:07 PM
Thanksgiving is fast approaching! I bet some of you haven't decided what to cook this Thanksgiving, or rather want to try something different from the usual recipes you have every year. Just as much as I watch television shows when I'm not doing anything, I also love to try new things in the kitchen -- which is why today we''ll be talking about my personal top five Thanksgiving dishes inspired by television shows we all know and love.
Please note that all of these recipes came from Andrew Rea and his YouTube channel called Binging with Babish (not sponsored by the way). … (4 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: Unique Things to do in Virginia: Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park - 11/09/21 12:28 PM
With the holiday season fast approaching, this will be the best time to explore the different parks in the Northern Virginia area and see what nature has to offer! This is also a good time to plan your trips come the holidays as a part of an unforgettable vacation. One of the parks around the Loudoun County is the Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park, that will take you back in time and reconnect you with nature.
The Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park located in Leesburg, VA, is connected to the Potomac river, which in itself is a historic site. This is where the American … (0 comments)

ritu desai samson properties: 5 Shopping Places and Bazaars in the DC Metro Area this Season! - 11/08/21 10:44 AM
'Tis the season, indeed! Thanksgiving and Christmas are just around the corner, and it's about time that people to start shopping for decorations, gifts, or maybe just new things around your home. To all of the locals here in Northern Virginia and the DC Metro Area, we'll talk about the top 5 bazaars and shopping destinations this holiday season!
1. It's Bazaar on 21st StreetLooking for great finds this year? Then this bazaar is for you! The Bazaar on 21st Street located in Purcellville, VA is indeed one of a kind. Enjoy all varieties of antiques, vintage collections, home decor, music, handmade … (1 comments)

 
Ritu Desai 703-625-4949, Northern Virginia,Washington DC & Maryland Realtor (Samson Properties)

Ritu Desai 703-625-4949

Northern Virginia,Washington DC & Maryland Realtor

Chantilly, VA

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