Which Renovations Add Value to Your Northern Virginia Home?



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People often ask, "What type of renovations should I invest in before listing my property?" Fortunately, I have advice about the most valuable renovations to invest in.

First, add a fresh coat of paint. Painting is the cheapest way to add value to your home. A crisp, clean property appeals to the buyer and makes a huge difference.



Second, replace the carpets. You may get away with a simple wash. However, if your carpet is worn out, consider the fairly small investment to replace it entirely.

Third, declutter the property. This isn't a costly investment, but it
requires time. Ultimately, it will help make your home more appealing to buyers.

Finally, create curb appeal. You have only one chance to make a first impression! Clean up the yard. Plant flowers. Ensure the entryway looks nice. Make your property shine.

Buyers should fall in love with your home. Buying a home is an emotional experience. Give buyers the ultimate experience. If you have any questions, give us a call or send us an email. We would be happy to help you!

Sell During the Winter in Northern Virginia



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As the fall passes, it's time to start preparing for winter. Many clients ask, “Should I wait until the springtime to sell my home?” I hear this three times a day! Yes, there are clear advantages to selling during the colder months.

Between December and March, the likelihood of selling your home within six months is 65% higher compared to any other time of year. During the winter, the average days on the market is 26 days. Inventory drops and likewise, competition decreases.



Additionally, interest rates are still at an all time low! Take advantage of this opportunity while it lasts. We’re at a historic time! Over the last 45 years, this is the third lowest interest rate the local market has experienced.

If you’d like to learn more, please visit my website, give me a call, or send me an email directly!