Polly Jayjack, Realtor

Polly Jayjack, Realtor

Whether buying, selling, updating or changing, I want to provide worthwhile info to help you take care of your home. It's one of your biggest assets!

Keller Williams was built on a simple yet revolutionary principle: people are what matter most. It has become the world’s largest real estate company, consisting of 180,000+ associates around the globe.

Whether buying, selling, updating or changing, I want to provide worthwhile info to help you take care of your home. It's one of your biggest assets!


This is the Number 1 obstacle keeping people from buying a home

Many people cite insufficient income as the biggest obstacle to becoming a homeowner, but you can still purchase your dream home with these simple steps.

cnbc.com Credit card debt woes and student loans are just a small part of the reason why people shy away from becoming homeowners. The real culprit may be insufficient income, according to a study from Bankrate.com.


Tips for Buying a Home That Is Easy to Sell Again

Know what to look for to ensure your next house has good resale value.

thebalance.com Read about why resale value is an important consideration before buying a home and what are the best indicators of a home with a good resale value.


How to Find the Perfect Neighborhood

What should you focus on first? The house or the location?

pollyjayjack.com Make sure your dream home is somewhere you really want to live.


Are you happy where you're living now?

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How to Prepare Your Home for Spring | The Allstate Blog

Follow these spring-cleaning tips to prep your home for the season.

allstate.com There's more to tackle than just indoor cleaning this spring. Follow these exterior maintenance tips and repair any damage that winter may have left behind.


Do this when shopping for a mortgage and you could save $430 (in interest) in the first year

Big savings can come when you compare before you choose.

cnbc.com Shopping around for better interest rates could help you save substantial money when taking out a new mortgage.


Investing in an Older Home

My friend Gordon Harris published a good little article here!

gordonharris.brightmlshomes.com Older homes can be a great investment opportunity. A solid home in a revitalizing but established neighborhood is perfect for flipping, renting out for additional income or first-time homebuyers. There are a variety of differences between buying an older home that may require renovation and newer ho...


Should You Offer Less for a House That Needs Work?

Is the home you want a foreclosure or a short sale? Does it just need a little sprucing up?

thebalance.com Tips for buying a house that needs work and some for selling one that needs improvements. Get strategies for structuring a purchase offer


Don't Get in Over Your Head

Know what to look for in a fixer-upper.

pollyjayjack.com Ask these four questions before you sign that contract.


Home Help Every Other Week

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From garages to kitchens, open spaces still reign in home design

Design trends come and go, but it seems there's no end to this home layout.

postandcourier.com How much can four feet of additional space matter, even if it’s in the garage? A lot, as one Lowcountry home builder has discovered. Because from the garage to the


The Rise Of Accessory Dwelling Units In The U.S. And Canada

These smaller, unattached living spaces are showing up in backyards across the U.S. and Canada.

forbes.com Many regions around the United States and Canada are passing legislation to make Accessory Dwelling Units possible in their areas. With the shortage in housing in some areas, ADUs are becoming a popular option.


A List of Home Amenities and Features for Home Buyers

Know how to prioritize your needs and your wants for a home.

thebalance.com A list of home amenities and features to consider when buying a home. Learn how to help your agent find the perfect home for you.


Ask These 3 Questions Before Buying

On the home search? Focus on what's important to your family's needs and lifestyle.

pollyjayjack.com Do you really want a fixer-upper?


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Survey: Warm, modern looks proliferate in 2019 home-design trends

Five trends to incorporate and two to leave behind:

insidenova.com A modern aesthetic, with clean and simple industrial materials, leads 2019’s interior design trends, according to the Zillow Home Trend Forecast.


What Is Title Insurance And Why You Need It When You Buy A New Home

These policies could protect you in cases of ownership disputes or liens on the property.

forbes.com It's more important than you might think.


Barbara Corcoran: To sell your home as fast as possible, focus on these 3 things

Barbara Corcoran reveals her top 3 areas to focus on to get top dollar when you sell.

cnbc.com "Realize that the buyer walks in and judges that house within 30 seconds."


5 Tips to Attract Buyers

Get your home in selling shape.

pollyjayjack.com Have you looked at your home from the outside yet?


What’s New in High End Garages? | Blog | HomeKeepr

The trend of people wanting and expecting more in their home is proof in this article..Enjoy!

blog.homekeepr.com Your garage is a big deal. Even if you totally ignore that your garage doors themselves can take up a…


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Home design trends for 2019

Are you tackling a new home project? Check out these hot trends first.

houstonchronicle.com The new year is here, so what’s on your home improvement agenda? Many people tackle big, disruptive projects like kitchen or bathroom overhauls that come with big price tags and a lot of noise and activity. But smaller changes, like updating color palettes, furniture or accessories in your rooms c...


10 must-see tiny houses from 2018

Take a peek inside these 10 designs that pushed the boundaries of small-space living.

curbed.com From good-looking builds that embraced larger design trends to one-of-a-kind gems, here are the tiny homes that stood out from the pack this year.


Why 2019 Could Be a Great Time to Buy a Home

If you're considering a new home or investment property, you can breathe a little easier. Reach out today to get your property search started.

homebuyinginstitute.com With the winter holiday season behind us, many home buyers are gearing back up again. And a lot of them have the same question: Will 2019 be a good year to buy a home in the United States? While real estate conditions can vary from one market to the next, 2019 could actually be a …


5 Tax Refund Tips

A refund can go a long way toward a home purchase, regardless of the amount.

pollyjayjack.com You can use it to cover closing costs or put it toward your down payment.


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The 5 hottest home-design trends for 2019 | Produced by Advertising Publications

If you're considering renovating your home this year, including these five features could make your home attractive to future buyers.

seattletimes.com Smart appliances (and countertops!), clutter busters and more home innovations for 2019.


How a fixer-upper mortgage can expand your homebuying options

These "fixer-upper" loans can help first-time homebuyers find more affordable entry-level homes.

chicagotribune.com Renovation mortgages let homebuyers get one loan that combines the purchase price with the cost of improvements. But the devil is in the details.


2019 Real Estate Forecast: What Home Buyers, Sellers And Investors Can Expect

Experts predict what's going to happen this year in real estate.

forbes.com The year started with sky-high home prices, historically low mortgage rates and a definitive upper hand for sellers. In recent months, though, things have started to shift from seller to buyer. Will these trends continue? Here's what experts predict for the 2019 housing market.


Real Estate Predictions

What's ahead for the spring housing market?

pollyjayjack.com What you should know before you buy or sell a home in the next few months.


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Farmhouse Chic Budget Kitchen Makeover

This remodel proves you can achieve a modern look on a budget.

diynetwork.com This kitchen makeover proves that clever choices and a little elbow grease can be just as effective as money for getting a fresh new look. See the before-and-after designs and get the how-tos that made it happen.


10 Things You Probably Don't Have in Your Budget (But Should)

Whether you're saving for retirement, a new home, or trying to pay down debts, it's important to factor in all of your current expenses. Here are 10 you might be forgetting about:

thebalanceeveryday.com When creating a budget, you most likely remember "major bills" like groceries, rent/mortgage, and car payments. But did you remember these 10 items?

Home automation via your smart phone

Considering home automation tools for your phone? The Consumer Reports Connected Home Tour offers product advice to get you started.

Wi-Fi-enabled products let you control your door locks, lights, appliances and more from your smart phone or tablet. Consumer Reports tests these "smart" devices to see if it is worth creating a "connected home" at your house.


A Smart Buy

Smart home devices are all over the market. Which ones should you invest in?

pollyjayjack.com What's IFTTT and how does it make your home smarter?


Be a Savvy Buyer and Owner

Whether you're planning to buy, sell or upgrade your home, this newsletter offers handy homeownership info.

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What are the Different Credit Score Ranges?

You may know your score, but do you know what it means to lenders?

experian.com A credit score can range from 300 to 850 depending on the scoring model, such as a mortgage score. Bankcard and auto scores can range from 250 to 900.

It's another hot market this year! MANY BUYERS coming out despite the weather. 9 groups came to my open house this past Sunday with 10 realtors showing on the previous Saturday. Now the property is UNDER CONTRACT!

With interest rates holding steady, and lots of buyers on the market, IT'S A GREAT TIME TO SELL!!!

Call me if you'd like to talk!


Denim Design: The Jean-Look Is Hitting Home Decor

Denim is becoming a popular textile for the home. Here's how to make the look work for you:

styledstagedsold.blogs.realtor.org If you thought jeans were just for wearing, you are mistaken. Denim is becoming a hot fabric in home décor.


7 Things to Know About Whole-Home Generators | Blog | HomeKeepr

I think it is always a good idea to have some kind of source for power in the event of a power outage. Are you prepared? Here are some things to consider about generators. I have one!

blog.homekeepr.com There’s little more frightening than losing your electricity in the middle of a big winter storm or even a spring…


Five interiors that make use of Pantone's colour of the year Living Coral

How do you plan to use Pantone's Color of the Year in your home?

dezeen.com As Pantone announce Living Coral as the colour of the year for 2019, Dezeen's interiors reporter Natasha Levy has selected six projects that have already put the striking shade to good use.

[01/20/19]   Holding an OPEN HOUSE from 1pm to 3pm on this blustery day! 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhouse in Springfield.
It just went on the market Friday night and we've had 10 showings already!
Come on by!
7005 Leestone Street
Springfield, VA


Planning a new look for your home?

Need inspiration for your next kitchen or bedroom redesign? Look no further than Pantone's home interior color palettes of 2019.

pollyjayjack.com Whether your passion is tech, travel or food, there's a palette for you.


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Mom offices, jumbo pantries — new homes have the features families want

Families still want open floor plans, but they're also seeking larger kitchen pantries and ground-floor master bedrooms.

tennessean.com New homes are being designed with features like mom offices, extra-large pantries and downstairs master bedrooms to suit buyers' changing lifestyles.

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