Selling Your Home in the Winter: Five Essential Tips (Part 1)

Selling your home during the winter presents opportunities and challenges. There are fewer homes on the market and buyers who must buy a home now are typically more motivated. Knowing how to stage your home outside and indoors can boost your chances of selling more quickly and for a great price.  This blog post is…

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Selling an Inherited Home: 5 Reasons to Sell Now

An inherited home can be a blessing for some and a source of inconvenience for others.  Once you’ve figured out the financial implications of selling your inherited home, you may decide that putting it on the market is the best choice.  Even so, many homeowners find themselves in a holding pattern. The market may not…

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8 Reasons Why Selling Your House to Investors is Better than Realtors

1. You Don’t Have to Pay Commissions and Fees Most of the time, sellers have to pay commissions and fees to their real estate agent and the agent of the buyer. So, if you sell your house for $200,000, for example, you’ll probably have to subtract about $12,000 off that price and pay it to…

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6 Reasons Your Home Isn’t Selling

So, your home is still on the market 60 days after the listing. Your real estate agent tells you to be patient and schedules an open house. A few tire-kickers show up, but no one seems interested in buying. Another 30 days go by.  Don’t give up – get to work. There are solutions to…

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Seniors Selling or Downsizing – Tips

Considering Downsizing and Worried About Selling Your Old House? Growing older has some unique perks, and  probably ranking at the top is the wisdom of doing less and enjoying more. As we look toward our golden years, that wisdom often tells us we no longer want as much house to maintain and might want to…

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Relocating and Selling Your Home in Maryland

Relocating is complicated, even in the best of cases. As local Maryland real estate professionals, we’ve met hundreds of people who need to move out of town, whether it’s to pursue a job, be closer to family, or retire to a sunnier locale. You have to find a new place to live, whether you’re relocating…

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Selling My House Fast: What Are My Options

Do you need to sell your Washington, DC-area home fast? If so, you’re in the right place: these tips will help you get your property sold. Lately, it’s been tough for home buyers to get the property they want. Many people, especially younger couples and singles, may struggle to afford the standard 20% down payment….

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How to Sell Your Home—in All Four Seasons!

How to Sell Your Home—in All Four Seasons! You might hear that your home is more likely to sell at one time of the year or another. Here are the pros and cons of selling in each season. Selling Your Home in the Summer Selling your home during the summer months? This may be a…

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How to Sell a House That Is In Foreclosure

  Do you have a house that is in foreclosure in Washington DC, Maryland, or Virginia? If so, you’re probably wondering if you can sell your home. Good news: if you start right now, you might be able to sell the burdensome property and move on with your life. Selling a DC, Maryland, or Northern…

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How to Increase Rental Property Value (for Your Tenants and Yourself)

If you’re planning to buy and hold rental properties in DC, Northern Virginia, or Maryland, you are probably looking for ways to increase rental property value— allowing you to get the most out of your property while keeping your tenants happy. If you can get high-quality tenants fast and provide an excellent rental experience to…

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