Cleaning the Exterior of Your Home

Cleaning the exterior of your home is not something most homeowners give much thought. But it’s so important to not only keep your house looking its best, but to prevent pesky problems like algae growth…

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escrow accounts

Escrow Accounts: What You Need to Know

Escrow Accounts: What You Need to Know Escrow accounts sound complicated but they are really quite simple. They are holding accounts, managed by your mortgage holder, from which your property taxes and insurance (homeowners, mortgage,…

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Millennials in Alexandria, VA: Where to Live | The Goodhart Group

Millennials in Alexandria

Old Town Alexandria (22314) ranked second among Virginia’s trending millennial zip codes. Old Town experienced a 26.5 percent increase in the millennial population over five years.

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closing costs

Closing Costs 101

Closing costs are a part of every real estate transaction. While buyers cannot avoid these significant fees, they can ask the seller in the contract offer to cover some or all on settlement day

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shared housing

Shared Housing—Millennial or Baby Boomer trend?

I recently read an article in The Atlantic by Iliana E. Strauss - “The Hot New Millennial Housing Trend Is a Repeat of the Middle Ages.” The article talks about the trend in “co-housing,” in…

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist 2018

Now is the perfect time to prepare your home for the colder months ahead. Taking a few simple steps now will save you from dealing with major hassles later!

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Compass Real Estate Sign

The Compass Real Estate Sign, Reimagined

The Compass Real Estate Sign, Reimagined What’s connected, intelligent, illuminating, and #onlyatcompass?  Last week, the new Compass real estate sign was unveiled, rocking the real estate world with the first innovation to the real estate…

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