Alexandria VA homes for sale

April 9, 2015

Getting Organized For Your Move

Getting Organized For Your Move

 

Moving can be one of the most daunting tasks you will take on when selling your home. Organizing your home so that you can simplify your move may not seem practical at the time. However, the main reason to organize your home is so ...

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March 31, 2015

How To Dress Your House For Sale Success

How to Dress Your House for Sale Success

 

You know the old saying: You never get a second chance to make a first impression.  The same is true when selling your house. Not all sellers stage their homes, especially in the lower price ranges, so you’ll be at ...

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Feb. 24, 2015

Top 5 Reasons To Live In Alexandria

Top 5 Reasons To Live In Alexandria, Virginia

 

After more than 260 years on the map, this charming city has seen American history being made, has legendary restaurants and has become an award winning cultural hotspot. Here are just 5 of the many reasons Alexandria is a wonderful place ...

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Feb. 3, 2015

5 Hot Housing Trends for 2015

5 Hot Housing Trends for 2015

 

Everyone wants to be hip, and have their home reflect that. The latest trends in design can help distinguish one home from another.  Many new home fads are geared to decrease maintenance and energy use. So if you are on the hunt ...

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Jan. 15, 2015

January Home Maintenance Checklist

Monthly and seasonal maintenance not only helps to keep your home running smoothly they also help to protect your investments and avoid costly repairs. This checklist will get you started off on the right foot this year by helping you get organized and be able to prioritize what needs done ...

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Jan. 30, 2014

2014 Real Estate Trends to Watch For

The real estate market is bouncing back. Aided by an improving economy and more favorable mortgage climate, housing sales are up and prices are rising again. There are still some hurdles to jump – foreclosures remain a problem in some areas and first-time buyers still have many hoops to jump ...

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Jan. 16, 2014

Updated ‘Field Guide’ Defines American Housing Styles

Thirty years ago, historical preservationist Virginia Savage McAlester wrote the definitive guide to American home design. A Field Guide to American Houses categorized and defined the architectural styles of homes built in America, becoming the go-to reference for residential architecture in the U.S. But the first edition stopped at ...

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Jan. 8, 2014

Smart Homes Top 2014 Real Estate Trends

There’s an app for everything these days and your Fairfax County VA home is no exception. Upload the right app and with a swipe and tap of your finger you can use your smartphone, tablet or laptop to reset your home’s thermostat, turn off the lights, lock the doors, start ...

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Dec. 19, 2013

Tips for Keeping Your Home Secure When the For Sale Sign Goes Up

Home security is a common concern for homeowners listing Alexandria VA homes for sale. When the “for sale” sign goes up, you are opening your door to strangers. Experienced Fairfax County Virginia real estate agents understand their clients’ security concerns and will make every effort to protect your privacy and ...

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Oct. 31, 2013

Don’t Neglect the Importance of Neighbors When Buying a Home

When shopping for a home, buyers typically look beyond the home itself and consider the benefits or disadvantages of the community in which the home is located. Among the things important to many of the people shopping for Alexandria VA homes for sale or condos in Arlington VA are:

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