Home & Design: Remodeling Professionals Showcase

Tysons Today Staff Home & Design

Choosing the right contractor or design firm to make improvements on your home can be messy. Narrow your scope and start with a list of the best. Foster Remodeling Solutions Foster Remodeling Solutions is an award winning design-build remodeling contractor with over 30 years of experience in Northern Virginia. The Design-Build concept is a “one-stop shopping” approach to remodeling. With …

May 2020 Housing Market Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

MAY 2020Data as of June 4, 2020 May 2020 D.C. Metro Market Activity DC Metro: May Home Sales and Median Prices SUMMARY The area contended with COVID-19 related concerns last month with the added dimension of a weakened economy. Accordingly, May’s closing volume fell to a ten-year low for the month, -7.5% lower than April, with the sharpest year over …

May-June 2020 Local Real Estate Experts

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

Kevin Kleifges Someone Who Knows This Area Inside and Out! As an agent who’s an expert in this local area, Kevin brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate. Kevin is someone you can trust for up-to-date information who is eager to serve you. If you need to find your next home, Kevin will find …

May-June 2020 Premier Real Estate

TysonsToday Staff Real Estate

See what’s new in the real estate market. 6849 Strata Street McLean, VA | $1,695,000 Move-in ready, turn key farmhouse style SFH with main level bedroom/optional office. Hardwood floors throughout main level, along with custom chair railings, picture framing and crown moldings. Welcoming and open foyer with direct access to main living spaces and closets. Butlers pantry to gourmet kitchen …

Design Your Perfect Home Office: Here is Your Step-by-Step Guide

Syntha Harris Interiors Home & Design

By Syntha Harris Interiors In the last few years, the modern office design has gone through many transformations. Remember cubicles? When they started disappearing, we watched the rise of open floorplans, followed by unconventional and informal spaces filled with bean bag chairs and pool tables, designed to make the workplace more fun.  Given today’s events and the increased need to …

April 2020 Housing Market Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

APRIL 2020Data as of May 6, 2020 April 2020 D.C. Metro Market Activity DC Metro: April Home Sales and Median Prices SUMMARY In April, the area felt the effect of COVID-19 related stay-at-home and social distancing orders put in place during late March. Potential new sellers opted to pause putting their homes on the market, creating the lowest April volume …

Do I Really Need to Use a Realtor?

Linda Barrett Home & Design

Originally published in the November-Dcember 2017 issue of VivaTysons Magazine How technology is changing the way people find and sell homes. Technology is causing some confusion today about whether people really need to use a Realtor to buy or sell a house. People think that with all the online portals and real estate websites, they have all they need online. …

Syntha Harris Interiors Monthly Lookbook

Syntha Harris Home & Design

How To Create The Perfect Home Office 5 Important Considerations When Designing a Home Office The New Daily Reality: Working From Home The most used space in the home is quickly transitioning from the kitchen to the home office with most of us now working remotely. This is a room that is either not often considered when purchasing a home, …

Ask an Advisor: About Real Estate

Rose Price, CFP® AIF® Finance, Home & Design

We are looking to purchase a new home—how big of a mortgage should we get? While a mortgage can be an excellent savings vehicle while you are working, borrowing as much as you qualify to borrow may not be a wise financial decision. When you’re looking to buy real estate in Northern Virginia, it’s especially easy to feel the need …

Is Listing Your Home During The COVID-19 Outbreak A Bad Idea?

Casey Margenau Real Estate

Spring is a popular time to list a home and now that we’re officially there, you may be gearing up to put your home up for sale. However, given the health and financial crisis COVID-19 has created, you may be wondering whether now’s a good time to deal with the inconvenience of selling a home, not to mention the potential …