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    Congrats to new H Street NE homeowner Matt Haygood!

    We’re very excited for Matt who has just purchased a new home in one of the hottest neighborhoods in the District – H Street NE or the Atlas District. Not even necessarily up-and-coming anymore, it’s fair to say that H Street has arrived. And the development just keeps pushing outwards towards Benning and Bladensburg Roads…. Read the full article…

    UNDER CONTRACT! Cute Colonial Offers Buyers a Tranquil yet Convenient Location

    Just minutes from DC, this adorable 3BR home is conveniently located in Hyattsville, MD close to the border with Takoma Park, MD.  The well-maintained colonial has attracted a lot of interest for its big backyard with deck for enjoying the outdoors and a beautifully landscaped front entry. Buyers are close to retail and public transportation,… Read the full article…

    Workforce Housing Certified

    We’re happy to announce that Alex and Laura are Workforce Housing Certified! Workforce Housing Certification is offered by the Maryland Association of Realtors to prepare real estate agents to work with clients interested in accessing affordable housing finance programs in their area. This certification falls directly in line with our goals of helping clients find affordable and… Read the full article…

    Why Buy in DC?

    The DC metro region is large and diverse and it can be overwhelming to decide where to buy a home. For years, DC itself was viewed as the place where one rented an apartment but when the time came to settle down, buy a home and maybe have a family, it was off to the… Read the full article…

    What You Should Know Before Buying a Condo?

    Condominiums are an attractive option for many buyers, particularly in booming neighborhoods. There are some fundamental differences, however, between buying a condo and buying a single family home. Below are 7 pitfalls that you should watch out for when buying a condo shared by John Scott Smith of the Federal Housing Administration: 1. ALWAYS get a home inspection. It is… Read the full article…

    Wander into LeDroit Park

    Surrounded by busy Florida and Rhode Island Avenues, 2nd Street and Howard University, the neighborhood of LeDroit Park is a peaceful oasis in the middle of a bustling city. Pastel-painted row houses hug each other along the quiet streets. The architecture that took shape in the late 19th and early 20th centuries by James McGill,… Read the full article…

    Suze Orman on Buying a Condo

    Just in case you haven’t heard of Suze Orman, she was Oprah Winfrey’s money management guru who has become super famous giving hard-hitting “tell-it-like-it-is” financial advice to millions. She has offered up some tips for making a smart investment in a condo. Condos can be tricky, especially if you are using FHA financing, and since DC… Read the full article…

    Sustainable Hispanic Homeownership

    Housing Initiative Partnership (HIP), a nonprofit housing counseling agency based in Prince George’s County, kicked off their new Sustainable Hispanic Homeownership Campaign on May 17, 2010 with a press conference featuring MD State Representative Steny H. Hoyer. Prince George’s County is one of the regions in the country hardest hit by the foreclosure crisis. And nationwide the… Read the full article…

    What Should I Do Now to Get Ready to Buy a Home?

    What Should I Do Now to Get Ready to Buy a Home? Whether you are three months, six months or a year away from being ready to buy a home, these six steps will help you make smart decisions about your biggest purchase so you can be confident that you’re purchasing the best home at a… Read the full article…

    Northeast DC Development

    As a resident of the NE neighborhood of Woodridge, I’ll admit I’m excited about the nearby development projects that have already begun or are soon set to break ground. Like any other major development project in the District, however, they do generate some concerns which are worth discussing. First, what’s going on? In a nutshell, there are projects slated around three of… Read the full article…