Category Archives: Real Estate Purchase

Winning ratified contracts in Northern Va. during the 2018 Seller’s Market

Two thirds the way through the 2018 first quarter and homes are going under contract before the open house.  And to add to the stress,  homes that are priced under $400k are receiving  mega-multiple offers  and the inventory is staying … Continue reading

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Monitoring Mortgage Rates thru TNX

Watching mortgage rates is just as crucial as finding that perfect home, because it can dramatically affect your purchasing power.  It works like this, simply put, mortgage rates increase, the interest on your mortgage increases and that increases your monthly … Continue reading

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Why buy? – The long and short of it!

Overview There are many reasons why people buy or not buy homes.  From financing limits to preference of area currently living to using the investment for cash flow or tax purposes.  Regardless of the reasons, exploring that right decision can … Continue reading

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Which comes first, Realtor or Mortgage Broker?

Most buyers find a Realtor to help them shop for a home to purchase and then work with their Realtor to find a Mortgage lender.  But, recently, Mortgage Brokers are advertising to come to them first, to be pre-approved for … Continue reading

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