Oct. 12, 2008

Del Ray Homes For Sale - Open House Sunday Oct 12

Open This Sunday, October 12 from 1-4 pm
9 Leadbeater Street, - $439,000
Alexandria VA 22305
Del Ray - Off Mount Vernon Avenue

Where Charm, Privacy, and Convenience Come Together!

  • Duplex with fully fenced back yard
  • Friendly and inviting front porch
  • In-front parking, and plenty of off-street parking
  • New kitchen with ...
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Posted in Buyers, Open House
Sept. 19, 2008

Alexandria Foreclosure Homes Not For Everyone

To some people, the idea of buying a foreclosure home means getting a good deal on a move-in condition model home.  To others, foreclosures equal trouble.  At least that's according to a recent survey conducted by the real estate search site

According to ...

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Posted in Buyers, Foreclosures
Sept. 16, 2008

Alexandria VA Homes For Sale - Tuesday Tour Of Homes

In order to keep a sharp eye on the market, some agents conduct weekly tours called Broker Opens.  A Broker Open is an open house for agents and brokers (of course the public can attend!)  Here, we preview the area's newest lisings.  What's the advantage to ...

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Posted in Buyers, Open House
Sept. 12, 2008

Kingstowne Home For Sale - Open House Sunday Sept 14

Open This Sunday, Sept 14 from 1-4pm
5510 Jowett Court
Alexandria, VA 22315 - $559,500

This elegant brick front end unit townhome offers many special touches for the pickiest buyer.  Improvements and features include:

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Posted in Buyers, Open House
Sept. 9, 2008

Understanding Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae Changes


Does the recent news about the government takeover of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae have you scratching your head?  Before the news was news, Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the National Association of Realtors wrote a brief article explaining the current housing situation and what could happen.  ...

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Posted in Buyers, Foreclosures, News
Sept. 7, 2008

Open House Sunday Sept 7 - Burgundy Woods

Open House Sunday, September 7th 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
3419 Burgundy Road
Alexandria, VA 22303 - $759,000

Burgundy Woods Home

When location and luxury are essential, make the time to put this home on your list.  This three level brick front home includes the following special features:

  • Three (3) car ...
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Posted in Buyers, Open House
Sept. 5, 2008

Down Payment Assistance Now A Memory

 funds have dried up

Well, it seems that all of the funds for Down Payment Assistance (DPA) programs have dried up.  Even though the deadline is near for the government aid to officially come to an end, it appears that local banks are applying the 30-day rule.  Meaning that buyers who ...

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Sept. 3, 2008

Gunston Corner VA Has Easy Commute For Military Homebuyers

 * Under Contract* - 8301 Bluebird Way, Unit D
Lorton, Virginia 22079
Highlands at Gunston Corner Condominiums

Gunston Corner Condo

Military homebuyers have the convenience of location, and different options for commuting from Gunston Corner to the Pentagon, Fort Belvoir, or Quantico Marine Base.

Located just under 20 miles from The Pentagon, your hassle-free ...

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Posted in Buyers, Condos
Aug. 27, 2008

Top Six Questions To Ask About Specialty Mortgages

More and more, people are calling me asking for help on how to keep their current home.  In listening to their stories and understanding how their financial difficulties came about, it's easy to see how consumers can fall into the trap of obtaining a mortgage where the terms ...

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Aug. 23, 2008

Open House Sunday August 24 - Gunston Corner Condos

Open Sunday, August 24 1-4pm
8301 Bluebird Way, Unit D
Lorton, Virginia 22079 - $229,900

8301 Bluebird Way Unit D

This beautiful home offers two bedrooms, two full baths, new carpet throughout, new flooring and appliances in the kitchen, separate dining area, cartwheel friendly living room with gas fireplace and built-in shelves, den with ceramic ...

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Posted in Buyers, Condos