Market Updates

Oct. 11, 2019

How does the supply of homes for sale impact buyer demand?

 
 
Friends and Clients—

The price of any item is determined by supply, as well as the market’s demand for the item. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions” for their monthly REALTORS ...
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Aug. 8, 2019

How Much Do You Know About Down Payments?

 
Friends and Clients— 

Whether you’ve owned a home before, or you’re ready to jump into homeownership for the first time, there are always a lot of questions swirling around about what is truly required for a down payment, and how to best source down payment assistance. Let’s tackle these ...
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July 26, 2019

What a Difference a Year Makes for Sellers



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Over the last few years, many sellers have been hesitant to put their houses on the market because they feared not being able to ...
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July 12, 2019

What the Push for Rent Reform Means for Homeowners



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Rent reform is brewing across the country.

Starting in New York and Oregon, sweeping new legislation is being proposed at the local, state, and ...
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June 27, 2019

Are Low Interest Rates Here to Stay?



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Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have been on the decline since January 2019, now reaching lows last seen in September 2017 ...
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Jan. 21, 2019

4 Key Trends to Watch for in Our 2019 Market

There are four key trends that buyers and sellers need to look out for in 2019.

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Here are the top four takeaways. For more information, see ...

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Jan. 9, 2019

2019 housing market forecast: Arlington up, Alexandria down


The Northern Virginia housing market forecast is for home prices in Arlington to rise, while home prices in Alexandria are expected to fall.


WASHINGTON — The number of homes sold in Northern Virginia in September was down almost 12 percent from a year earlier, and active listings throughout the Northern ...

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Dec. 11, 2018

Amazon HQ2 is coming to Northern Virginia



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Friends and Clients, 

As everyone knows, Crystal City, Virginia has been chosen as the site of one of Amazon’s two new corporate headquarters locations, Amazon HQ2 ...
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Nov. 14, 2018

An Update on Our Fall 2018 Real Estate Market

As we head into fall, we wanted to bring you a closer look at the real estate market. Here’s what you need to know.

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Nov. 14, 2018

How Mortgage Rates Are Affecting the Market

The average mortgage rate is at a seven-year high. Is this what’s behind the shift we’re seeing in the market?

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The 30-year fixed mortgage rate currently stands ...

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