Don’t Be Stubborn About Staging

As real estate agents, our goal is to help you obtain the maximum value for your home. We prepare every home for market using our Home Focus process, where we identify a home’s unique attributes, make recommendations on improvements that will significantly increase value, then front the cost until closing. We recently had clients who [...]

2022-08-12T18:25:52+00:00August 12th, 2022|

You Negotiated the Price – Can You Negotiate the Loan?

These days, getting a mortgage is not a one-size fits all proposition. Banks may offer several loan programs, with differing interest rates and terms, and each bank may offer its own set of programs. Trying to buy and sell at the same time adds another complicating factor to the mix. That’s why we strongly [...]

2022-08-05T18:07:37+00:00August 5th, 2022|

How Will Higher Mortgage Rates Affect DC Market

If you have been in the market for a new home, the recent increases in mortgage rates could be a blessing in disguise. “Location, location, location” used to be the driving force in real estate, but in the past 24 months “inventory” has become king. We hit a 40-year low of housing inventory in 2021. [...]

2022-07-28T16:30:11+00:00July 28th, 2022|

The Major Mistake Many Home Buyers Are Making Right Now

On March 16, the Fed voted to increase the fed fund rate for the first time since December 2018, and recently announced that rates are expected to rise through 2022. Since then, many buyers have been rushing into the housing market to beat further increases. We call this “panic buying”, and what troubles us most [...]

2022-07-15T19:15:54+00:00July 15th, 2022|

2410 20th ST NW #2

1 Bed | 1 Bath | Listed at $340,000 If location was a fine scotch this one would be the smoothest you’ve ever known. Nestled on a leafy urban street on the edge of tony Kalorama, this one-bedroom condominium’s close proximity to the bordering neighborhoods of Woodley Park and Adams Morgan [...]

2022-03-10T17:01:31+00:00November 19th, 2021|

1066 Thomas Jefferson Street NW

2 Bed  |  1 Bath  |  Listed at $950,000 Historic Georgetown row house! Built in 1900, this tri-level townhome has 2 bedrooms, 1 bath and 942 square feet of living space in the heart of Washington DC! The zone W-1 allows for use as a primary residence, rental investment or future expanded [...]

2021-01-15T15:34:46+00:00November 19th, 2020|

1713 S Street NW #5

2 Bed  |  2 Bath  |  Listed at $1,475,000 First resale of this 2017 built, exquisite penthouse condo in a boutique, 5-unit building on a serene block in Dupont. Maintained in mint condition with top-of-the-line, eloquent finishes throughout including a true gourmet kitchen with gorgeous cabinets and countertops. This luxurious condo [...]

2021-02-02T14:43:33+00:00November 12th, 2020|

1514 17th Street NW #109

Studio  |  1 Bath  |  Listed at $299,000 Modern studio living in Dupont Circle. This large studio lives like a one bedroom with dedicated living, dining and sleeping areas with custom built-ins that define the spaces. The unit features new wood floors, high ceilings with recessed lighting, and tons of convenient [...]

2021-02-01T16:39:08+00:00November 5th, 2020|

5201B Wisconsin Ave NW #104

2 Bed  |  2 Bath  |  Listed at $629,000 Incredible location! Just steps to the hustle and bustle of Friendship Heights, this property truly has access to everything, including fine dining, great shopping, Metro access, and a short drive to both American University and Downtown Bethesda. 5201B Wisconsin Ave NW #104 [...]

2021-01-15T15:25:06+00:00October 8th, 2020|

D.C. Council gives final approval to Airbnb regulations

D.C. residents who use Airbnb or similar booking services to rent out their homes will likely have to abide by new regulations starting next October, when they are set to go into effect. The policies represent the first time the city has charted comprehensive laws for short-term rental units—an effort that has sparked a fierce debate spanning [...]

2018-11-21T21:07:54+00:00November 21st, 2018|