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Inspect Your Walls Before You Sell

Say you’re trying to sell a used car. Imagine that it’s a desirable make and model. The mileage is low. Overall, it’s in great condition… except, that is, for the body. Unfortunately, there are a few areas where the paint is scratched and there are a couple of dents and ...

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DANCE FOR A CAUSE – LAWS!

Join us on March 23 from 7:30-11 PM at the TallyHo Theater in Leesburg and DANCE to raise money for the Loudoun Abused Women't shelter.  Great music, raffles and prizes.  A perfect excuse to get a sitter and have a fun night out!!!  All proceeds will be donated to LAWS.   ...

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Three Lists To Make When Selling Your Home

When you put your property up for sale, you want to make sure that potential buyers get all the information they need on the features of your home and its surrounding area. If, for example, a buyer doesn’t realize there is a great school just a couple of blocks away, ...

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Trash the Trash

In most communities, garbage day isn’t every week. So, if you show your house on day five or six, there’s going to be some accumulation! Here are some things you can do before a viewing to make sure this situation doesn’t trash a potential sale. If possible, make sure all garbage ...

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Countryside Home Sales 2017

Hello Countryside Residents, Here is an easy way to see how things are going with homes sales in our neighborhood.  Homes are appreciating in value and that is great news!  When priced right, homes are selling quickly. For town homes, the average days on the market is under 10 days.  That ...

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When Choosing a Fixer-Upper Makes Cents

Some renovations can significantly increase the market value of a home. Others can cost more than you’ll ever get back. So, when choosing a “fixer-upper”, look carefully at the work that needs to be done. General painting, and bathroom or kitchen renovations typically increase the resale value of a house. “Invisible” repairs ...

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