Monthly Archives: June 2017

June Platinum Club

By |2017-06-15T14:18:35+00:00June 15th, 2017|

May you live in interesting times Sometimes the market is moving uniformly and powerfully in one direction or another throughout the range of prices and locations.  This is not one of those times.  We continue to be in a strong yet stratified market. Let's start with the numbers and they usually tell the [...]

June Market Update

By |2017-06-09T09:38:21+00:00June 9th, 2017|

Summer is here! Wow, that was one of the fastest months ever, in my opinion. Memorial Day week-end came and went in a blink of an eye, so it must be the height of the dynamic spring market! Median days on the market in Northern Virginia is just 8; the average days on [...]

The top 20 home design trends of 2017

By |2017-06-05T19:18:34+00:00June 5th, 2017|

I like to be hip buuut...... This article is a couple of months old but some of the design trends in here still haven't caught up/on in this area.  However, the ones about colors, contrasting kitchen islands, bath vanities and shedquarters are spot on.  What is your favorite?

The Surprising Challenges of Living in a Cul-de-Sac

By |2017-06-02T15:36:30+00:00June 2nd, 2017|

One persons benefit is another's annoyance I've gotten hooked on the TV show "Last Man Standing" and it's a sure bet the main character would never live in a cul-de-sac. I've worked with many families who were drawn to cul-de-sacs for their kids but this article demonstrates that when it comes to real [...]

May Platinum Club

By |2017-06-01T14:58:56+00:00June 1st, 2017|

A Divided Market The fracturing of the market continues apace.  I've blogged multiple times about the divide between the Average days on the market and the Median days and what that means for you as both buyers and sellers. The Median continues to drop in our region averaging just a bit over 8 [...]