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Real Estate Agent - Elizabeth Murphree @ Ikon Realty of Ashburn 5 - NRDS: 847011238
Prince William BuyersAll buyers want all season homes.  This room is a great example of all season but needs to be ready to sell. We have a picture of an outside deck, a ceiling fan, a fireplace, and an office. This room needs to be uncluttered and painted. This area is actually the dining room. ...
JUST LISTED 4299 Running Quail Trail in Amissville, VA 20106.  For buyers who want the country but have to possibly commute.  Located in highly sought after Quail Ridge subdivision, the builder was Clatterbuck. MLS # CU9840304.  Sentrilock access.  Owners have 3 dogs so weekday restrictions for t...
Recently, my clients changed their minds to wanting to sell their rental. Yes, I was excited to hear that news. That same day, I had calls coming down my pipeline for more business that I wanted to respond to effectively.My team partner asked me what are we going to do about keeping all our facts...
Active Rain membership has meant the world to me as a new agent in Fairfax, VA. AR has helped me feel whole. I am educated and not risk averse but AR has made me feel that members have my back. When? When I write an offer committing someone else's money to a home or building for possibly 30 years...
This time of year, it is helpful to add beneficial nematodes to your lawn and garden areas.  Recently, at night, my colleague was telling me about the beneficial nematodes being spread in their lawn.  I had heard of this practice but wondered if it was too late in the year?  The quick reply was t...
My recent holiday weekend was planned to be a really relaxing, pre-organizing weekend. After working with patients, Saturday morning, I was just positive that the weekend was to be fabulous. I texted my broker that I was going out of town. Ahh...just breathing the air when a lead came in to me. S...
Golden girl houses are something I am very interested in for investors and for my future self. I believe we have alot of Fairfax, VA, residents who want to feel better about their future living quarters. If we allowed room rentals all the way to Tenants In Common investors to plan these wonderful...
Seasons are a big deal in my evaluation of real estate for my clients. A home that shows well and looks so inviting to me at first glance may turn out to be a nightmare in the winter months. Learning how to view my clients' needs in a 4 season approach seems prudent.  Some areas are hard to imagi...
ESA stands for Emotional Support Animal. This designation is different than Service Animals.   Recently, I read about ESA's.  First, these animals are Federally Fair Housing Protected.  I was grateful to see such language.  In my new career in Real Estate, I was hard pressed to get a clear unders...

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