Category Archives: Lending Institutions

Why Use a Realtor® with New Home Construction?

What is the need if the sales representative in the builder’s sales office can write up the offer for me? That’s a legitimate question and an easy one to answer. There are obvious reasons and then not-so-obvious ones. 1. The … Continue reading

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Northern Virginia Real Estate Trends To Expect in 2015

  There is much to look forward to where the real estate market in Northern Virginia is concerned – but it’s difficult to do so without reservation.  After surviving the Great Recession of 2008, we are left a bit hesitant to jump into any … Continue reading

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Credit requirements loosening = Housing recovery?

Capital Economics. an independent global macroeconomic research and consulting firm,  reported on January 13, 2012 that as banks begin to lend more freely, housing sales appear to be rebounding.  A few key changes are helping make this possible. Stabilizatoin of mortgage … Continue reading

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