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Reflecting the Real Estate Market in Rockville Maryland which is Centrally located in Montgomery County Maryland a suburb of Washington, D.C.
In 20850 we see an overall decline in median home prices for both single family homes and in all homes the trend is downward through most of the prior year.   While homes are selling relatively quickly, it is price and condition that are driving the market.   Homes in 20850 are competing with ne...
  Our friend Paul Antonelli today tells us about things that agents can do wrong that can hurt a sellers bottom line.   I would also add that they put mis-information in the listing or in the wrong place and don't acknowledge receipt of emails or telephone calls.   Pocket listings (when they don'...
  Sellers, the best way to get the most money for your home is to expose it to the market and let the market forces do their work.   More people means more money and better terms for the seller.   The buyer's agent is doing just that working for the buyer!   If they try to tell you they are worki...
These are the Featured Listings - Rockville/King Farm Long and Foster - 11/11/13:   If you are interested in seeing these or any other homes, or want to know more about the real estate market, please feel free to contact us and ask how we can assist you.   We can also provide a market analysis of...
There is a lot of discussion about whether or not to attend the home inspection.   Recently, I've heard that buyers agents are being coached to NOT attend the home inspection.   I am confused about what the role of the buyer agent if they don't attend the home inspection.   Aren't they supposed t...
Closed Sales in Rockville 20850 The market activity is showing a sharp slowdown in 20850 since the rise in interest rates, now everyone is waiting with anticipation and perhaps some worry about the future of the real estate markets given the government shutdown.  The shutdown impacts the Washingt...
Montgomery County Maryland - Closed Sales September 2013 The following chart shows you the slowing of home sales (actual closed sales) in Montgomery County for the last year.   The impact of the most recent government shut is not depicted in these statistics.  The rise in interest rates is cited ...
Multiple Offers are confusing for the consumer.  This is a great explanation of the terms and realistic application and treatment of multiple offers and applies in the Metro DC area as well.   Remember, the consumer has rights as well as the seller and each person can make their decisions that be...
The Long and Foster King Farm Office Listings for this week are as follows: If you are interested in selling your home, or buying a new home, or need assistance coordinating a purchase and sale, please call us and we would be delighted to be of service to you.   Thank you! 
This blog is authored by Peter den Boer an Associate Broker from Woodstock, Florida.   It is important to follow up on the marketing that the agent promised you.  Unfortunately, there are agents who promise the world and do little or nothing in terms of marketing.   If it sounds too good to be tr...

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