Reasons to Sell During the Holidays!

January 7, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Should you keep your home on the market during the holiday and winter months?? Will you get any buyers or traffic through your house? Many clients ask us these questions, as the holidays are approaching and the answer is YES! While the real estate market may slow down more in the fall, compared to the […]

Real Estate Tax Breaks Survive Fiscal Cliff Deal

January 10, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Homeowners and real estate professionals anxiously waited to see if real estate tax breaks would survive the fiscal cliff deal. In the end, the breaks for homeowners survived, at least for the time being. The mortgage interest deduction remained intact, and the deal extended mortgage debt forgiveness for one year. Prior to 2007, if lenders […]

Northern Virginia Real Estate Tax Rates

August 27, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Ever wondered how you will fare compared to other home owners in Northern Virginia when it comes to property taxes? Owners in the towns of Herndon and Vienna dig the deepest into their pockets for the tax man, while those in Alexandria and Arlington make out the best in terms of tax rates. Check out […]

Property Tax Rates

August 23, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Recently, I was approached by someone who will soon be moving to the metro Washington, DC, area. Their first question: What are the property tax rates for the various jurisdictions?  Having been unable to find a single source for such information, I set off in search of the tax rates for our area. So, faithful […]