Four Things to Do Now if You Plan to Buy a House This Spring

November 20, 2017

Also published on the Huffington Post. ~~~~~ You are so close to that roasted turkey you can practically smell it. Cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, gravy, you are looking so forward to this. Planning to enter the turkey-induced coma for the next several weeks, stopping at some holiday shindigs along the way, and landing at New […]

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Five Ways to Prepare Your House For Sale

November 05, 2017

Also published on the Huffington Post. ~~~~~ There are two seasons in DC Real Estate – Spring and the Holidays. Once “Spring” gets into swing, the Washington DC Real Estate Market continues unabated until the holidays. Since my house is awash in candy wrappers, and my mini-me’s have been on a week-long sugar high, I […]

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Classic Real Estate Mama

September 06, 2017

Over the weekend, I was showing houses one morning to clients and I thought we were seeing one but we went to see five. I promised the littles I would be home quickly and we could head off to do some things I promised we would do. After all the houses and no breakfast, I […]

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Multiple Offers 2.0 – Part Deux

August 17, 2017

Also published on the Huffington Post ~~~~~ Let’s dive in because I know you’re chomping at the bit to figure out how to handle this property frenzy. You feel totally out of control playing a game where rules change all the time. A new property hits the market with no offer deadline. You quickly submit […]

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Multiple Offers, 2.0

Multiple Offers, 2.0

August 09, 2017

Also published on the Huffington Post Forgive me Huffington Post for I have sinned. It’s been a really long time since my last confession. It’s an indication of just how busy things have been in DC, in Real Estate, and in life. Nothing has equalized yet, party people. The insanity presented to buyers in the […]

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Be Aggressive! B-E-Aggressive!

Be Aggressive! B-E-Aggressive!

May 10, 2017

A little something I published on the Huffington Post today. This one is a total 180 from the tone of what I have written in the past. Having lived through a runup of prices, a horrible downturn and the subsequent runup we are currently experiencing, I lean to the conservative side of real estate. They were […]

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