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7716 Elba Road, Alexandria, VA

Open House Saturday, July 23, 1-4 PM See Full Listing Details3 BD 2 BA $899,900Real Estate Listing Agent: Sean Vann, Compass How does your property compare? Request a comparative market analysis (CMA) estimate of your home’s value based on recently sold, similar properties in the immediate area. This is one of the factors that will…

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DMV Housing Market Snapshot: June 7-13, 2022

Heading into February, we’re starting to notice the stability of the market set in. While I continue to see a steady increase in properties under contract across the board, the number of new listings and closings saw minimal change. Expect to see this trend continue into the Spring season. 

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What does a Hollin Hills home cost?

Find out the latest neighborhood stats in for the sought-after neighborhood of Hollin Hills in the 2021 Annual Hollin Hills Market Report. Request your copy today.

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DMV Housing Market Snapshot: Jan. 13 – Jan 19, 2022

2022 is officially back in full swing! In just two weeks, the market has returned to its original pattern, consistent with Q3 and Q4 of last year. “Realtor.com expects 2022 to remain very competitive for home buyers with sales hitting a 16-year high, rising 6.6%. The lack of homes for sale will begin to ease…”

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Local and Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide: DMV Metro

When Giving Is All We Have – Alberto Ríos “Giving is, first and every time, hand to hand,Mine to yours, yours to mine.You gave me blue and I gave you yellow.Together we are simple green. You gave meWhat you did not have, and I gave youWhat I had to give—together, we madeSomething greater from the…

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Industry & Market Updates

With only a few weeks left in 2021, the real estate industry is closing out the year strong. The national average of days on the market for October 2021 hovered around 18 days, down from 21 days year over year. (NAR) 82% of homes put on the market in October were on the market for less than a month (NAR) Homebuilder sentiment for…

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DMV Housing Market Snapshot: Oct 26 – Nov 1, 2021

This past week we actually started to see some heightened activity in the DMV! With the majority of action happening outside the District in our neighboring Maryland regions – Northern Virginia also began to see some movement as well.

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Fall Energy Saving Checklist

One thing is certain of this upcoming Winter: it will be more expensive. Gas and oil are in tighter supply and prices have surged. Follow these tips and tricks to save money and keep warm this season! Turn off lights when not needed. Use LED bulbs to reduce electricity usage. Unplug unused electronics. Run appliances…

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Hollin Hills’ First Mid-century Modern House

If you’re like me and have a relentless curiosity about how things came to be, you may find the history of Hollin Hills in Alexandria, Virginia equally fascinating. As a Realtor and resident of this unique, mid-century modern neighborhood, I find it incredibly enchanting to learn about the visionaries behind the modernist architecture and landscaping,…

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