Alyson at The Readen Group is a Realtor who works with both sellers and buyers in the greater Ashburn and Leesburg areas.
Thinking about moving but the thought of what to do with all the stuff is overwhelming?? Don't worry - there are many resources out there to help you get through it all. Check out Interstate Moving's Clutter Buster package to help get your house ready to go on the market - http://moveinterstate.com/residential-moving/clutter-buster-package. You will need to be referred by a real estate agent to be able to take advantage of this incredibly helpful service. Call The Readen Group at (703) 853-2932 to find out how we can help!
moveinterstate.com First impressions are everything. In fact, according to USA Today, a staged house sells in half the time of a non-staged house.* Interstate Moving & Storage wants to help you get moving on selling your house with our CLUTTER BUSTER™ Package. Quickly and easily remove excess furniture, boxes and misc…
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Morning all! Thanks to Mother Nature we had to reschedule our First Time Homebuyer Seminar but we're back on for tomorrow! I'll be joined by the wonderful Greg Simmons from First Savings and the fabulous Kara Macdonald from Pruitt Title. Pass it along- all are welcome!!
Thinking about purchasing a home this Spring? Not sure how it all works? Calling all First Time Home Buyers or anyone who has questions about the home buying process to join us for our seminar next Thursday 2/26 6 PM to 8 PM at the Ashburn Library. Bring your friends, family and questions!!
We all know that with winter comes with all the winter gear. Ugh. I love seeing creative, tidy and attractive ways to organize our "stuff."
houselogic.com Organizing tips for your home with pictures that show how to keep shovels, boots, and other gear in your mudroom and garage and ready for winter.
Hey Facebook friends! The Spring season is heating up so if you're thinking of putting your house on the market or know someone who is, here are some great inexpensive tips to spruce up your kitchen. Who knew there is peel and stick stainless steel?
Sabrina Soto shares some of her favorite kitchen makeover ideas from the show Staging Secrets & Myths. Find low cost kitchen renovation and home staging secr...
We're in the dog days of winter folks! Here's a video of tips to remind us of ways to maximize our heat and maybe lower the bill in the process.
Watch more How to Go Green at Home videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/217071-How-to-Have-an-EcoFriendly-Christmas Saving the planet and saving money go ha...
To all my dog lover friends out there - check out these amazing laundry rooms that include pet bath stations. Definitely becoming a trend!
houzz.com The laundry room is one of those spaces that, if you’re lucky enough to have one, is always in use. If you have a large family, your laundry machines are likely running every day — sometimes even every night. With so much time being spent in these hardworking spaces, it’s worth taking the time to ma…
Happy Friday all!! I came across this interesting article about cost of renovation versus value added to your home. If you're considering remodeling or updating your home to get ready for the spring market, this is a good snapshot of where it might be best to invest your dollars.
remodeling.hw.net Home > Cost vs. Value 2014 2014 Cost vs Value Report Step 1 National Step 2 Regional Step 3 City Select another Year: Select a New Region:
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[05/22/14] Happy Thursday, everyone!
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Thinking of putting your home on the market but want to wait until Spring? You might want to reconsider. Here's a great article about why now might be a great time to list your house:http://realestate.aol.com/blog/2013/12/02/selling-home-during-holidays/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter#!
realestate.aol.com Conventional wisdom used to be that you shouldn't even try to sell your home during the busy holiday season. That no longer applies.
I volunteered at Women Giving Back (an organization that provides clothing to homeless women and their children) Saturday afternoon. What a wonderful organization!! I will be collecting clothing for WGB and will post when and where in the near future. In the meantime, check out their website:
homeaidnova.org Women Giving Back (WGB) is a HomeAid program that provides free clothing to women and children in Northern Virginia homeless shelters. Many women in the shelters are employed or attending school and need professional clothing and accessories to improve their lives and the lives of their families.
The holidays are right around the corner!! There is no doubt we are heading into the holiday season as evidenced by all the decorations which have magically appeared. Here is an article from Houzz that shows some beautiful and inspiring mantles that will get your creative juices going.
houzz.com Laden with boughs, lights and even lemons, these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas spirit and a creative approach
Curious about the latest information about the Silver line? Check out the silver line website: http://silverlinemetro.com/
silverlinemetro.com Northern Virginia’s Dulles Corridor is home to several of the region’s most dynamic and rapidly growing economic centers, including Tysons Corner, Reston, Herndon, Dulles International Airport and eastern Loudoun County. Metro’s Silver Line will provide rail travel to five new stations in the Corrid...
If you are selling your home, or even thinking of selling your home, here's a short but helpful article about how to stay sane during the time your house will be on the market.
It is still a great time to sell!! Home prices have risen and inventory is relatively low.
realtytimes.com Tips to keep you sane when your home is for sale come with some nights out away from your home, short vacations and visiting friends. Enjoy it.
Would you like to cut your power utility bill? How about NO power utility bill?? Check out this article on Zero-net energy efficient homes:
business.newsfactor.com Who needs utilities? Zero-net energy homes feature thick walls, solar panels and geothermal heating and cooling systems, meaning families can generate more energy over a year than they consume.
[07/28/13] Went to check out the soon to reopen, newly rejuvenated Shoes cafe in Leesburg on Friday. It's going to be fantastic! Good food, delightful expanded "secret garden", friendly service. Looking forward to treating my clients to the Shoes experience!
I attended a Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce presentation this morning about recycling electronics. It is staggering how much electronic waste we generate. Here's an interesting article from Forbes about what the electronics industry is doing about it (and what we can do aout it, too):
forbes.com By Gary Shapiro Americans love gadgets. Today’s average American household owns and uses 24 consumer electronic devices, including smartphones, televisions, tablets, computers and e-readers. The companies that make these products are committed to socially and environmentally responsible business pra...
[07/26/13] Heard a great presentation on VA loans today and what a great option they can be for buyers who are veterans! I work with wonderful lenders (McClean Mortgage) who go the extra mile to help people!
I found this article really interesting: What do you think? http://finance.yahoo.com/news/investors-moving-housing-heres-why-164139184.html
finance.yahoo.com Investors swarmed the distressed housing market, buying thousands of foreclosed properties and pushing prices higher faster than anyone expected. Now they are now pulling back, dissuaded by the higher ...
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