Inside Stephen Strasburg’s San Diego Home
Joanna Gaines Just Launched a Gorgeous Exterior Paint Collection
The longtime Washington National's pitcher is listing his west coast home just in time before major league baseball kicks off the 2019 season next week.
Tax Deductions for Homeowners: How the New Tax Law Affects Mortgage Interest
So I’ve been loyal to Benjamin Moore paints for decades, but I must say, this beautiful collection from Joanna Gaines might make me a Kilz convert!
8 Things to Consider Before Determining Whether to Sell Your Home 'As Is'
With the 2018 tax prep season underway, you may have noticed significant changes involving standard deductions and home equity loans. As always, consult your accountant for your specific finances.
Weekend Plans: The Capital Remodel + Garden Show
I'll be the first to say there isn't an exact formula to determine whether to sell a home 'as is.' It's owner-specific and there are pros/cons. I'd be happy to share my expertise with you so that you can make an informed decision!
Take the Plunge: The 4 Best Reasons to Buy a Home This Year
Take advantage of a plethora of home improvement tips, products, services, and deals from hundreds of experts convening under one roof, with featured guest Clint Harp of HGTV's "Fixer Upper."
Registration Now Open for Summer Camps around Northern Virginia
Housing Market’s Fundamentals Actually Turning Brighter
So far this year, I’m finding that the four reasons listed in this concise Realtor.com article are consistent with overall 2019 housing activity and projections. So let’s get moving!
Media Hit: HOUSE METHOD Magazine
When I see general articles like this one from the Washington Post, I always like to remind folks that real estate functions on a hyper-local scale. The market in one NoVA neighborhood can differ from the market in a different NoVA neighborhood.
Preventing Freezing Pipes in Your Home
This week, I was privileged to be published in HOUSE METHOD, a stylish national-scale magazine dedicated to being our best resource for all things home. The article 7 Mistakes Homeowners Make When Listing to Sell features my candid advice for determining your home’s ideal listing price. Take a look!
How will Amazon's HQ2 affect housing affordability?
It’s cold out… don’t risk having your home’s plumbing burst in these frigid temperatures!
35+ Gorgeous and Functional Kitchen Peninsulas
While this discussion was recorded with Arlington in mind, I highly recommend you watch it wherever you happen to live in our area-- this roundtable of experts is chalk-full of facts/figures, trends, case studies, and projections applicable to our broader region.
Kitchen islands are a nice amenity, but I’ve learned that if you’re ready for cabinet/counter upgrades yet your kitchen is narrow, you can opt for an equally functional peninsula. You may have to sacrifice some upper cabinetry, but you’ll gain an open-style kitchen (great sight lines!) while still defining the space.