Category Archives: Military Buyers

Equestrian Ready Property Minutes from Quantico

Hard to find horse ready property within commuting distance to DC and Northern Virginia! Home at top of cul-de-sac is a true equestrian property w/ 2 stall barn with tack room and walk-in, water and power, 69′ x 121′ riding … 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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Fredericksburg.com – Stafford growth led by BRAC, hospital

This article spells out yet another reason why Stafford County is a great place to call home. Having lead the area in job growth behind only Fairfax and Loudoun County, Stafford has held its own with regard to employment and … Continue reading

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Buyers – Start your engines!

This time of year is so invigorating.  Not only are we emerging from a long winter of high gas prices and gloomy weather, but also one of the worst housing slumps in recent history! The last month has been full … Continue reading

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Looking for a Deal? Foreclosure may not always be the way to go…

I love a deal, don't you?  I'm not simply talking about finding something cheap.  I'm talking about finding something of quality that will endure the test of time and hold and even increase its value.  It doesn't matter if it's … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Shopping in Stafford – 1998 to 2008

When my husband and I first moved to Stafford County back in 1988, our daughter was 2 1/2; and our son was only a few months old.  I was a stay-at-home mom transplanted from Long Island, New York – to Towson, … Continue reading

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But this house doesn’t fit, Irene!

I've heard dozens of reasons why buyers feel a home isn't appropriate for them.  And in most cases, they are perfectly legitimate and need serious consideration.  If the school system isn't up to a buyer's standards; if the home sits … Continue reading

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Absorption Rates – Why are they important to Buyers and Sellers?

It is imperative in today’s market to understand Absorption Rates and Pricing Consequences.  In its simplest terms, the Absorption Rate is the rate at which properties are selling in a given area considering current inventory, closed sales and a specified … Continue reading

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Stafford Hospital Center

Stafford Hospital Center – Finally, A Hospital of Our Own! MediCorp Health Systems Groundbreaking Ceremony – Stafford Video For those of you relocating to the Stafford County area, you will be pleasantly surprised by the many amenities and features it … Continue reading

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Gotta Love your Military Clients!

Military Clients are THE BEST! by Irene Morales Ward, Northern Virginia Real Estate I don’t typically have favorites clients. They run the gammut from first-time homebuyers struggling to make a mortgage payment to attorneys, doctors, and professionals (….struggling to make … Continue reading

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