northern va: A quick market update in Stafford, VA (and Northern VA) - 05/29/09 11:25 AM
Yes it is true the market is picking up here in the Stafford, Fredericksburg (and Northern VA) area!  We have run into situations where there are multiple offers on properties and we are having to come back with our "highest and best" offer.  If the property is priced well they are selling and again with multiple offers in several cases.
According to one of our lenders, who is a broker, the latest update is that according to 5 VA appraisers and 3 of her lenders, VA appraisals are taking 4-5 weeks and lenders are taking just about that long to do the … (1 comments)

northern va: Ride Sharing, "the SLUG LINE", a GREENER alternative in Stafford VA - 11/21/08 06:31 AM
I always found it interesting, the concept of a "SLUG LINE".   What is this you ask?  Well I too, way back when, asked this question when we moved to Stafford, VA from Hoboken, NJ.
It is when you go to a designated area to park your vehicle and share a ride to a destination that is common with another commuter.  So to make it simple, there is a large commuter lot just off of Rt 95 at the Staffford, Garrisoville Rd, exit.  You can park here and then either you can pick up others or join in with another driver.  The … (0 comments)

northern va: Yes people are buying and selling in Stafford, VA "IF IT'S PRICED WELL IT WILL SELL" - 10/26/08 10:45 AM
I am just so excited that this month has 4 closings each week and an additional one that just got pushed into the first week of December.  We are very lucky to be working for some wonderful clients here in the Northern VA market, both buyers and sellers, and both realize how important it is to price your home right so that it will sell quickly.  With the higher then average inventory on the market one of the big keys is simple, PRICE..if it is priced well it will sell! 
For example, our listing in HAMPTON OAKS was listed for … (0 comments)

northern va: Pay It Forward.....Giving Back to the HOPE HOUSE in Fredericksburg, VA - 06/17/08 07:37 AM
Welcome to everyone!  I just wanted to throw this out there....I know that in this market homes are not moving at the fast pace that they once were but that just means that we can get focused on not just helping our clients buy or sell their homes but we have a chance to also make a difference in our communities.  I always liked the saying PAY IT FORWARD and I do believe that good things come to people who do good things so here is our idea...
I am part of a team called in Stafford, VA and we service Northern … (3 comments)


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Stafford, VA

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