The Real Estate Whisperer on AR

Real Estate Sales Representative - Fieldstone Real Estate
Statistics for Northern Virginia & Loudoun County; Critical Information about market conditions; Information on Buying REOs, Short Sales, Etc.
The market is moving quickly, most buyers will tell you that. Whether you’re looking for a townhome in Leesburg, a single family home in Reston, or a “tear down” home/lot in McLean or Vienna, when you have something specific in mind, it can be very, very challenging to find a listing for the plac...
Search current listings of building lots for sale in Paeonian Springs, Virginia (Loudoun County)    Listing Details:   Price as of May 9, 2013: $259,000   Lot Size: 3.06 acres   MLS Number: LO7930095   Call Vicky Chrisner, Listing Agent at Fieldstone Real Estate, at 703.669.3142 to see if this  p...
"Building Wealth By Owning Real Estate: Five Lessons for Us All" is the blog series I just completed.   These tidbits and antecdotal stories are the stories of my life, but they have served me well, and I am on the way to where I want to be financially; despite enduring some trying times financia...
FRANKENSTORM is what the media has begun calling a storm that is predicted to hit our area early next week. Well, actually, I think it is 2 storms that may converge, right before Halloween… thus the name. I don’t know what will really happen, nor do the forecasters, but the media hype is creating...
There are lots of different “types” of real estate investments. You can invest in land for long term hold, commercial property and so on. However, since I am primarily a residential REALTOR, this post is about different types of residential real estate investing. The first time I learned about re...
Maybe bubble gum can’t solve all the problems in the world, but it sure saved my day on Friday! You see, I was waiting on a client to arrive for a scheduled showing. I had the key already out of the lockbox, sitting on a piece of paper, while I fidgeted with the radio. I bumped the paper, the key...
There is a great deal of misconception about this on both sides of the transaction, so hopefully this post will help to get everyone on the same page. In our area the standard contracts require a home to be free of trash and debris and "broom clean" when the sellers move out and possession transf...
Here are 10 things everyone who is “under water” on their home should know: 1. If you owe more on your home than it’s worth, you can still sell in most cases, even if you do not have the money to pay the balance of the loan. This is called a short sale. 2. If you do a short sale, in most cases le...
Looking for the list of open houses in Loudoun County for Sunday August 5, 2012?  Just click here - I'll show you all 76, plus two of my favorites.
Looking to find a list of open houses in Loudoun County? No worries, I gotcha covered... For Sunday, July 29th, there are 87 open houses planned in Loudoun County by area REALTORS... Two are worth pointing out... 160 Alpine Drive (Evergreen Meadows, Leesburg)...$469,000 A brand new listing, and p...

Vicky Chrisner

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A simple little blog to share what I learn with fellow Active Rainers and real estate consumers.