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. 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
June 17, 2008

Virginia State Mortgage Conditions

So, how does the state of Virginia compare to the rest of the country when it comes to foreclosure activity?  The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has started tracking the data and segmenting the information on the state level.

Did you know that according to NAR 32% of homeowners ...

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Posted in Foreclosures
May 12, 2008

Facing Foreclosure in Alexandria VA? A Short Sale Can Save You And Your Credit!

To assist Alexandria VA area homeowners who are having difficulty making mortgage payments, I've received extensive training and have added another service to help.  In the midst of all of the talk about foreclosures, you may not be aware that if a homeowner has fallen behind on their ...

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April 29, 2008

Tales From The Dark Side...Of Foreclosures And Short Sales

When a buyer considers the option of buying a foreclosure or short sale home in Alexandria VA, usually the dream of buying a home in model condition at a deeply discounted price comes to mind.

Foreclosure Homes In Northern Virginia

I've recently sold two bank foreclosures and I can tell you that not only ...

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