May 2022 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

 Data as of June 7, 2022 Washington Market Key Findings Despite Fewer Sales, Housing Market Remains Competitive Compared to last year’s frenzied pace, home sales activity in the Washington metro area has decelerated. In May 2022, there were 6,807 home sales regionwide, which is down 11.6% compared to May 2021. A lack of inventory, along with affordability challenges and rising …

First-Timer Primer: Virginia’s Home Buyer Assistance Programs

Lark Turner | UrbanTurf Finance, Real Estate

by Lark TurnerCourtesy of dc.urbanturf.com This article was originally published on UrbanTurf in early 2014, but we re-publish from time to time with updated links to remind readers of the homebuyer programs available in Virginia. Over the last month, UrbanTurf has re-published articles that look at programs in DC and Maryland that help buyers defray the costs of buying a home. This week, we check …

Summer 2022 Local Real Estate Experts

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

Our real estate market is the envy of the nation. So, it comes as no surprise that so many of our area Realtors are celebrated in national magazines and newspapers for their accomplishments and dedication to the industry. Here are a few for your consideration. Laurie Mensing Christie’s International Real Estate Ranked in the top 1% of agents nationwide, Laurie …

Summer 2022 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See new luxury listings in the real estate market. Downtown Vienna Vienna, VA | $1,485,000 Fabulous custom Steve Bukont home on gorgeous quiet lot in Vienna Elementary District!! Three amazing finished levels including updated kitchen opening to family room with gas fireplace. Window-filled sunroom overlooking manicured rear yard. Great amenities including moldings, hardwood floors, grand side staircase and five bedrooms. Numerous large windows …

Making the Most of Container Gardens

David Yost, Merrifield Plant Specialist Home & Design

Planting flowers in pots has been around since Victorian times, but is especially popular today in urban/suburban settings where many of us have limited time and space for gardening. Container gardens give us an opportunity to explore our creativity with an almost endless choice of colors, forms and textures as we stay connected with nature by nurturing our plants and …

March 2022 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

 Data as of April 6, 2022 Washington, DC Market Key Findings   If March is an indication of this year’s spring market, DC buyers will need to dig a little deeper into their pockets. The median sales price was off only -1% from the all-time high set at the peak of last year’s spring market. Also, days on the market are …

Top Real Estate Producers

TysonsToday Staff Features, Real Estate

Work with one of Tysons top producing real estate agents who have a passion negotiation and knowledge of the area and industry. Get a preview of their current listings. Mark Goedde Mark Goedde has been exceeding his clients expectations in quality real estate service throughout Northern Virginia. Mark has the financial and investment experience to help you make smart decisions …

Spring 2022 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See new luxury listings in the real estate market. Fabulous Windsong Oakton, VA | $1,685,000 Gorgeous all-brick custom Monte West home with stunning updates.   Large owners suite with remodeled sumptuous bath with hand-laid tiles and relaxing soaking tub.  Family room with cathedral ceilings and one of four fireplaces.  Upgraded kitchen with SubZero refrigerator and five-burner gas cooktop.  Each of …

February 2022 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

Washington, DC Market Key Findings   The Bright MLS | T3 Home Demand Index for the Washington Metro area increased by slightly more than 27 percent in February to 108. Buyer interest was at a Steady pace over the month compared with Slow demand in January.  In February, the Index rose for each type of home with the greatest increases in mid- and …

January 2022 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

Data as of February 4, 2022 Washington, DC Market Key Findings The Bright MLS T3 Home Demand Index for the Washington Metro area increased by 23.2 percent in January to 85, reflecting the seasonal increase in buyer search activity in the run-up to the spring homebuying market. However, the market’s demand was softer than a year ago. The rise in …