You've landed on this page because you're probably in the initial stages of the home buying process. Buying a home is a huge step, even though this might not be your 'first rodeo', you can probably count on one hand the number of times you'll do this in your lifetime. You owe it to yourself to research, learn what you can, and most importantly, have the right agent and resources by your side to guide you along the way.
The #1 mistake buyers make is starting the home search without a mortgage approval. This is critical. Your mortgage approval helps you by providing information such as:
When you're ready to buy a home, make sure you understand the Alexandria VA real estate market conditions. You've heard the phrase, "real estate is local," it's true. Market conditions vary between jurisdictions, zip codes, and subdivisions. Is it a buyers market, a sellers market, or a balanced market? How long are homes staying on the market? Are sellers getting their asking prices? Are sellers contributing toward buyer closing costs? Once you have a firm understanding of the local market conditions, you'll be in a better position to make an offer on a home.
Get instant email notifications of new listings as they come on the market. We have access to new construction homes, resales, foreclosures, short sales, and For Sale By Owner (FSBO) homes. Use this site to search and access the MLS for homes for sale in Potomac Yard, Old Town, Del Ray, and surrounding areas.