The Long and Short of Reston Short Sales

The Long and Short of Reston Short Sales

When looking to purchase a home in Reston, you might decide to consider short sale properties. With a short sale, the lender agrees to accept an offer from a new buyer that is less than what is owed on the mortgage by the current owner. Lenders agree to this because it ends up being cheaper for them than foreclosing on the home.

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Pricing Your Home

Pricing Your Home

When you decide to sell your home, naturally you want to get the best price you can. Setting the right price to maximize your profits all begins with finding out how much your home is worth.  

There is a lot to consider when determining your home’s value.  The current market, the economy, the location, condition, and style of your home, and how it compares to others on the market all play a part in pricing your property. Factor in the emotional attachment you have to your “home sweet home” and the whole process can feel overwhelming.

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Secrets to Success With Your First Rental

Secrets to Success With Your First Rental

Owning a rental or two just might be a great way to bring in some extra income without having to really work for it. Plus, there’s all the equity you’ll gain as those renters pay down your note. What could be better? Rentals are hard work, even if you only have one or two single family homes. Before you buy your first rental, take some time to ponder these finer points of landlordship.

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Reston - Where to Live?

Reston - Where to Live?

Where in Northern Virginia would you live if you could choose anywhere? I choose Reston! 

Reston was designed so you can get anywhere easily. You can walk to anything you could possibly need; the grocery store, entertainment, recreation, and even ironically transportation. There are miles of paved walking trails, multiple pools, recreation facilities, and convenience centers spread throughout the area.  You really can go a long way without a car when your home is in Reston!

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