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5 Tips When Buying a Newly Constructed Home

The lack of existing inventory for sale has forced many homebuyers to begin looking at new construction. When you buy a newly constructed home instead of an existing home, there are many extra steps that must take place. To ensure a hassle-fre...

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2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

Urban Institute recently released a report entitled, “Barriers to Accessing Homeownership: Down Payment, Credit, and Affordability,” which revealed that, “Consumers often think they need to put more money down to purchase a home tha...

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Luxury home: The most essential features you need

What's in a luxury home? A bevy of features you won't find in other types of real estate, of course! Some luxury properties still keep to the basics (using high-end materials), while others stretch the imagination with their opulence and ma...

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How Will Home Sales Measure Up Next Year?

There are many questions about where home sales are headed next year. We have gathered the most reliable sources to help answer this question. Here are our sources: Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) – As the leading advocate for the real es...

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Taking Fear Out of the Mortgage Process

A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the real estate market due to their uncertainties about the buying process. A specific cause for concern tends to be mortgage qualification. For many, the mortgage process ca...

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Are You Spending TOO Much on Rent?

Chances are if you are renting you are spending too much of your income on your monthly housing expense. There is a long-standing ‘rule’ that a household should not pay more than 28% of their income on their rent or mortgage payment. This ...

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Schools in Falls Church, VA

One of Falls Church's best attributes is the plethora of excellent schools in the city. Today, we'll be taking a look at some of the best public and private schools in the area. Public schools in Falls Church, VA Falls Church is serve...

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