Real Estate and Other Stuff in Northern Virginia

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Real Estate Agent - Associate Broker, Momentum Realty
A thoughtful look at the Northern Virginia Real Estate industry and the communities that make it so special. Find information about Reston, Herndon, Great Falls, Vienna, Oakton, McLean, Sterling, Potomac Falls, Ashburn, Leesburg and other areas in the D.C. Metropolitan suburbs of Northern Virginia.



I remember when turning right on a red light used to be against the law. The law was modified to 'Right on Red after coming to a complete stop' to help traffic flow more smoothly and eliminate waiting at a light when there was no traffic coming that would keep you from making a safe right turn. T...
In my last post I listed some things for buyers to consider as they begin the process of looking for a new home.  In this post, you will find that list continued. Hopefully, the items I bring up here, and in my previous post 'A Fresh Look At Buying A Home, Part I,' will help you to narrow your f...
Most of us were raised to get an education, start a career and buy a home. So you find yourself having finished your education and happy in the resulting career. The next step, logically, is to buy your first home. Before you pull up Craig's List and start hitting the Sunday Open Houses, there a...
As a result of the meltdown of the real estate industry, there are, indisputably, some really great opportunities for buyers. Yesterday, I heard a radio commercial advertising an opportunity to buy foreclosed homes. The call to action was an 800 number where you would receive a list of foreclosed...
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TNT Fitness has been providing personal training services to local Northern Virginia residents since 1999. I have participated in their group personal training at both Reston Sport & Health and Herndon's Worldgate in Northern Virginia.  If you are looking for a way to work toward your personal fi...
We have all seen the studies that show that after a long summer break, children take a while to get back in the groove of school. The Reston Regional Library is ready to help you combat this problem this weekend by offering an opportunity to buy your children some books they would like to read, a...
Pricing a listing correctly is a little bit art, a little bit science, and mostly  based on a whole lot of data.  Before you pick a price for your house, consider the following pieces of advice: Don't Set the Price Too High. I have had (many) clients say to me, 'Price it high so I have some wiggl...
ales in the Lake Anne section of Reston, Virginia continued briskly in July, with more homes closing this year than last in all categories except detached homes. Below are the statistics comparing sales from last July to this July for both number of units sold and the average net price (price les...

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