Everyone Loves a Bright and Fresh Rental!
Check out what a fresh coat of paint and some special touches can do to a great townhouse. This 4 level townhouse features a master bedroom loft that’s perfect as a sitting room and/or office space. The lower level is a walkout to a fenced rear yard. It also features a large rec room along […]
From ‘Good’ to ‘Much Better!’
What a difference the view from 50 feet in the air can make. While it’s a good looking house, the property is more then just the house alone. In this case it’s a house with an incredible view. Acres of beautiful, well-groomed grass that the owner doesn’t have to mow. A great view without any […]
Remodeling Costs in Northern Virginia
“ … responsible remodeling professionals should never make the mistake of removing a wall without first determining what is inside the wall.” Bob, the owner of Northwood Construction, is talking about the home improvement shows where a sledgehammer is slammed into a wall and everyone stands in amazement as plumbing or ductwork is revealed. This […]
When Less Is Really More
We have all heard the statement that “less is more.” When it comes time to take pictures to market your house for sale, it couldn’t be more true. The whole idea is to present each room in the best possible light. With this in mind, stand at the threshold of each room and look in. […]
Don’t Miss Our 9th While-You-Watch Shredding Day!
Need to get rid of old, sensitive paperwork? It’s time for our NINTH on-site, while-you-watch shredding day! Come by the Re/Max Premier parking lot on Saturday, April 7th from 9 AM to Noon, and help us fill the truck! Dunkin Donuts coffee, hot chocolate and donuts will be provided. A $5 minimum donation is requested. […]
The Great House You’ve Been Waiting For is Now Available in Lansdowne!
Great curb appeal is just a small component of this great house. In addition, you will get a relaxing front porch, inviting foyer, private corner library, open family room, gourmet kitchen, spacious Master suite and bath, extra special Rec room and a quality Trex deck for wonderful outdoor living. There is plenty of space for […]
Add Your Smile to This Collection in 2018
Are you thinking of buying a house in 2018? If so, let me help ensure that your smile is as big as all of these recent buyers when it comes time to get the keys. Having a wonderful, happy settlement is all about taking care of the details at every single step along the way. […]
Replacing Your Smoke Detectors Should Be Your First New Years’ Resolution
When you need it, you really want it to work. The state of Maryland has a new smoke detector law that goes into effect January 1st. Basically, it requires the replacement of all smoke alarms when they are 10 years old. This applies to both hard-wired and battery-operated smoke alarms. The date of manufacture should […]
Do You Need a Realtor® if You Are Buying New Construction?
My answer is always “yes.” You definitely want someone on your side of the table that understands the process and is looking out for your best interests at all times. This fireplace may be a prime example of miscommunication. Did the buyer ask for a corner fireplace, and the builder put a standard fireplace in […]
Brand New or “Seven Years New?”
…you will have a hard time knowing. When the seller can be described as “meticulous, conscientious, detailed, perfectionist, fastidious and particular,” you know their house will be wonderful. Townhouses with two-car garages are a nice size; however, when they have three levels of “bump outs” they are even nicer. This extra space allows the master […]