Are you ready to improve your current living situation before you become that couple battling it out on Love It or List It? Here’s an idea I love …. Make your dream home out of the home you have now! But, how are you going to get the cash needed for the renovation? I’ll show you four of the most popular financing options out there for homeowners. You’ll learn that you CAN renovate your home, stay in the neighborhood you love, and not break the bank.
If you’re a buyer on a tight budget, your family may want to help you out on a home purchase. If that’s the case, lucky you! But, should you or shouldn’t you accept their help? [Read More]
Condos are popular in the DC metro area because they tend to be more affordable, more attainable in this low-inventory market, and cater to buyers who want more ease and amenities in their daily lives. Whether you’re a first-time buyer or ready to downsize from a single-family home, buying a condo unit is like buying into a business. [Read More]
Your cozy home now feels cramped. Your hip neighborhood now feels noisy. Your job and commute have now changed. Your oldest kid starts school next year. Your youngest kid graduated from college. You change. Life changes. And so do your needs and wants. [Read More]
The DC area’s housing market received a holiday gift that’s never been seen before – the highest December median sales price ever on record at $410,000. It was an appropriate high note to end 2016, which overall was a strong and robust housing market for the metro area. [Read More]
If you plan to put “buying a home” at the top of your resolution list, then you need to start pre-planning now to jump start the home-buying process, especially if you want a home by springtime. Plus, there are predictions that mortgage rates may increase as the year progresses. [Read More]
Start off 2017 with a resolution to take better care of your home. I can make it much easier for you with my helpful series, “Your Home’s To-Do List.” My series will spotlight what tasks you should tackle at certain times of the year to make sure your home is well-maintained. Remember, that a well-cared for home is more likely to retain its value and avoid costly disasters. [Read More]