News

July 15, 2009

McEnearney Associates Continues To Outperform The Competition

Ranking #1 in Average Net Sales Price | Percentage of Net Sales Price To Original List Price
Average Number of Days On Market

When it comes to Northern Virginia and Washington DC real estate 'Results Matter'.  And during the first half of 2009, McEnearney Associates, Inc. Realtors outperformed the competition ...

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May 25, 2009

Memorial Day Greetings

Posted in Fun, News
March 23, 2009

Washington DC Named Tenth Healthiest Housing Market In US By Builder Magazine

It can be rainy in Southern California, sunny in Madison, Wisconsin, and snowing in Witchita.  Just like the weather, real estate is local, and according to Builder Magazine, the Washington DC real estate market is the 10th best in the country.

With jobs as the leading factor contributing to ...

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March 13, 2009

Who Should Be Buying Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Right Now?

Despite the constant negative news reports, I'm happy to share that we sold 22 homes at McEnearney Associates Inc. (Old Town Alexandria office) last week with the notable volume being in the $200,000 - $600,000 price range.

You may be confused between positive reports and negative reports in the ...

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March 3, 2009

Things To Do In And Around Alexandria VA In March

Are you feeling lucky?  If so, you'll have plenty to do this month in Old Town Alexandria and Washington DC to keep you busy.  Here some great activities that will be fun for everyone:

  • March 7 - St. Patrick's Day Celebration and Parade, 301 King Street and ...
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Posted in Fun, News
Feb. 4, 2009

Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) Designation Awarded To Alexandria VA Real Estate Agent Tamara Inzunza

City of Alexandria (Virginia) residents have another foreclosure prevention resource.  Top Alexandria VA real estate agent and Associate Broker Tamara Inzunza is serving the needs of homeowners and clients better by becoming a Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE). In any given market there is always a certain percentage of ...

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Posted in News, Short Sales
Jan. 3, 2009

Over 4000 People Bought Alexandria VA Real Estate In 2008

Does that sound like a lot to you? Were you thinking only 10 people bought and sold real estate in Alexandria, Virginia? Maybe 100, what about 1,000? After all of the media doom and gloom about record high foreclosures, unemployment, recession, and even depression, it may be hard for ...

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Posted in Buyers, News
Nov. 20, 2008

JMU Seniors Learn About Jobs And Housing In Real World Panel Discussion

I recently went back down to 'The Burg' to speak to graduating seniors about what to expect in the real world once they leave JMU.  Students had a chance to ask questions and learn about the most common challenges that new college graduates face including:

  • Resume tips and how to turn negatives into ...
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Posted in JMU, News
Sept. 11, 2008

Alexandria City September 11 Service

These photos were taken during today's service in Old Town Alexandria in remembrance of those lost in the September 11 attacks.

Alexandria City September 11 Service

Alexandria City September 11 Service

Alexandria City September 11 Service

There are tons of websites, photos, and links that can take us back to that day, but nothings warms me more than the sound of "The Voice", Whitney ...

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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