What Home Sellers Have to Watch Out for in 2018

December 26, 2017

Home for Sale

The housing market is always evolving.  If you are looking at homes for sale in 2018, there are some elements you need to watch out for.  Keep in mind that what applies in one area of the country may not apply in another. For this reason, it is best to do your own research and […]


Who Should I Use for My Real Estate Loan – A Mortgage Broker or a Bank?

December 19, 2017

Signing loan contract

The decision to buy a home should never be taken lightly. If home ownership is in your future, however, the time to prepare is now. Before perusing through listings of homes for sale in Alexandria VA take time to contemplate on how to finance this venture. Two of your main options are your local bank […]


Preparation is Key For A Smooth Closing

December 11, 2017

Signing Real Estate Contract

It can be an exciting and satisfying feeling closing on your home in Alexandria VA, although actually getting to that point can be the result of weeks or months of hard work. However, more and more lenders are carefully examining closing documents, especially as they are conscious of the new regulatory laws that have recently […]


Tips to Sell Your Home without Stress

December 6, 2017

Sold Sign in front of House

Selling your home can be quite a tiresome process, demanding a lot of time and energy. It’s nearly impossible to sell your home without feeling frustrated and stressed out. But at times, it’s all about correct explorations and making smart choices – in other words, there are plenty of ways to sell your home without […]


How to Improve Your Credit to Buy Real Estate

November 26, 2017

Credit Score Rating

Failing to pay enough attention to your credit report, before buying a home, can leave you vulnerable to many unforeseen problems. Rather than being able to access financing from a lender, when new real estate becomes available, you will find yourself whistling in the dark. In this situation, adjusting your score to the required level […]


5 Tips to Get A Great Mortgage

November 17, 2017

Mortgage paper

When it comes to buying a home, there are some things you will want to keep in mind when you are shopping for a mortgage. It doesn’t matter if this home is to be the one you live in or one that you are going to rent out, you want to make sure you have […]


Sell My House in Alexandria VA: Why Your House May Not Be Selling

November 10, 2017

For Sale Sign in Front of House

If you are a Virginia homeowner with a property up for sale, you may be scratching your head at questions like, “Why can’t I sell my house in Alexandria fast?“. Believe it or not, the reason may not be as farfetched as you think. There are so many reasons why your property is not getting any […]


5 Factors that Impact the Local Real Estate Market in Alexandria VA

November 2, 2017

Real Estate Market in Alexandria

Most buying or selling a home transactions take place at a local level, and although interest rate changes and new loan programs can affect the real estate market in Alexandria, there are other factors which may not have occurred to you. The following five factors can affect anyone investing in flipping properties in the Alexandria […]


Expenses That Can Sink Your Rental Property

October 26, 2017

Expenses That Can Sink Your Rental Property

When you first start out in real estate investing, chances are that you will begin to manage a few rental properties. However, while a rental property can be a huge money maker, if you are not careful, you can fall into some money pitfalls along the way. But don’t worry -these money snatchers can be […]


Have Your Team In Place Before Making an Offer!

October 19, 2017

Woman Holding Keys and Sold Sign

Before you start buying and flipping homes in your area, you are going to need a whole lot of help to become an overnight success. From real estate agents to CPAs, here are 5 essential members of your real estate investing team that you need before making an offer!!   A CPA The first thing […]