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 …

Winter 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 …

Winter 2022 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See new luxury listings in the real estate market. North Old Town Luxury Alexandria, VA | $988,500 Fabulous two-car garage townhome in Potomac Greens just one block from the soon-to-open Potomac Yards Metro Station. Top-of-the-line upgrades in this terrific four-level home with open gourmet kitchen, 10-ft ceilings and open wood staircases.  Fabulous large primary suite with luxury bath and walk-in …

November 2021 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

Data as of December 6, 2021 Washington, DC Market Key Findings Demand for homes in the Washington Metro area fell sharply in November, as reflected by the nearly 24 percent decrease in the Bright MLS T3 Home Demand Index. The Index signaled a Steady level of demand, compared with Moderate demand over the previous four months. Demand fell for each …

November-December 2021 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 …

November-December 2021 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See new luxury listings in the real estate market. 8446 Portland Place McLean, VA | $4,000,000 Elegant stone & brick home in Woodhaven with an open floor plan. This home provides you with vacation style living. Portico to reception out to courtyard; main level has hardwood floors, gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, wolf/sub-zero appliances, a beautiful library with blt-ins, great …

No Fuss Holiday Decor

Lauren Simmons Home & Design

With all the stress of everyday life, the holidays can take that up a notch with having to think of decorating your house perfectly.  Keep in mind that the holidays are for enjoying friends and family so here’s a few simple ideas for getting your house festive. Create holiday centerpieces using colorful glass balls—quick and easy and such a beautiful …

September 2021 Real Estate Update

Bright MLS Real Estate

Monthly Market Report for September 2021 Data as of October 6, 2021 Washington, DC Market Key Findings The Bright MLS T3 Home Demand Index for the Washington Metro market area rose nearly six percent in September to 129, reading in the Moderate range. Although demand rose over the month, the index was more than nine percent lower than it was …

The Main Key To Understanding the Rise in Mortgage Rates

Janet Gresh | The Gresh Group Real Estate

Every Thursday, Freddie Mac releases the results of their Primary Mortgage Market Survey which reveals the most recent movement in the 30-year fixed mortgage rate. Last week, the rate was announced as 3.01%. It was the first time in three months that the mortgage rate surpassed 3%. In a press release accompanying the survey, Sam Khater, Chief Economist at Freddie Mac, explains: “Mortgage rates rose across all …