Annandale Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Annandale, VA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Tuesday May 10 | via The Washington Post
The median price of a home sold in the D.C. metro area rose to its highest level for April in the past 10 years last month. The region's median price climbed to $419,250 in April, according to data provided by ShowingTime RBI based on listing activity from MRIS, the region's multiple-listing service. Comment?
Monday May 9 | via Christian Science Monitor
Buying a house for the first time can be incredibly time-consuming. There's so much information out there that it can be hard to know where to start. Comment?
Friday May 6 | via Fairfax Times
The home of White House floral designer Heather Cooper hosted several local vendors during the Mother's Day Market, a unique open house organized by Weichert Realtors, which is looking to sell the property. Comment?
Thursday May 5 | via Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space
Been sick, and many interesting articles on various elements of housing have been piling up in the interim. London . Comment?
Friday Apr 29 | via Housing Wire
For Mohsin Raza, his wife, Humaira Iqbal, and her brothers Farukh Iqbal and Mohammad Ali Haider, committing mortgage fraud really was a family affair. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Easter District of Georgia, Raza, his wife, Humaira, and her brothers will each serve time in federal prison for their roles in a scheme that saw the group falsify loan documents and commit mortgage fraud while all four were employed by SunTrust Mortgage in the 2000's. Comment?
Monday May 23 | via The Washington Post
This is a cautionary tale to home sellers. In a recent transaction in which I was representing the seller, the buyer's home inspector damaged the slate tile floor in the kitchen of my client's condo during a home inspection. Comment?
Thursday May 19 | via Powhatan Today
Residential home sales and the prices for those homes rose in April from the same month a year ago, according to an April 2016 Homes Sales Report released Thursday by the Virginia Association of Realtors. In Virginia, 9,945 houses sold in April, up 8.46 percent from the same month a year ago, the association reported. Comment?
Monday May 16 | via Housing Wire
Virginia based corporation First Guaranty Mortgage , announced the addition of Van Evans to its team as regional sales manager, correspondent division. "Van is an exceptional value-add to the sales management team," said Mark Mayhook, senior director of TPO production. Comment?
Apr 23, 2016 | via Weekday Magazine
Donald Hill, a retired senior editor and correspondent for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty whose half-century career also included working for newspapers in Virginia and serving as vice president for the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, has died. He was 85. Don, as he was known to friends and colleagues, died in Prague on April 23 of complications from Parkinson's disease. Comment?
Thursday May 5 | via The Washington Post
A playground in Loudoun County's Lansdowne development, where home prices have risen 5 percent since 2004, well below the national average. Bryan Cloar and his wife, Debbie, built their dream home in 2005, a three-level, 6,000-square-foot Colonial for $916,000 in the Northern Virginia development of LansA downe on the Potomac. Comment?
24 min ago | via Credit.com
In some areas of the country, it's a sellers' market , but if you're not so lucky and you need a competitive edge, you might consider offering buyer incentives, which can work in a couple of different ways depending on the homebuyer's financing. We tapped a couple of experts to explain how this might look in practice, and here's what they said. Comment?
41 min ago | via Salem News
Oswen Loan Servicing vs. Janey and James White, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Cannon Mills Road, East Liverpool. CIRM Custom Decorating LLC, East Palestine, vs. Susan Wimberly, doing business as The DISH LTD, Cochran, Ga., $45,682 plus interest sought for alleged debt owed. Comment?
47 min ago | via The Weekly Standard
The upcoming election will match low-tax, high-spending Donald Trump against high-tax, higher-spending Hillary Clinton. By all responsible reckonings, the next president will preside over rising deficits, funded by increased borrowing. Comment?
55 min ago | via St. Augustine Record
Midwestern homebuyers helped spark a national increase in real estate sales during April, a sign that demand for housing remains steady despite rising prices and tight inventories. Sales of existing homes rose 1.7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.45 million, the National Association of Realtors said Friday. Comment?
1 hr ago | via WTOP-FM Washington
"Yuppies" are the young, urban professionals of today, a term from the 1980s. Today's lexicon may occasionally use a different name with fuzzier definitions - millennials - but the sentiment is similar. Comment?
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