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Buying vs Renting, the age old question

Many times I am approached with the question “should I rent or buy a home”.  I came across this fantastic document that weighs the pro’s and con’s of Buying vs Renting.  With interest rates being at or near historic lows … Continue reading

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DC’s April Home Sales Second Highest Since 2006

Last month, 5,170 home purchase contracts were signed in the DC area, the second highest total for April since 2006, according to data released today by RealEstate Business Intelligence (RBI), the research arm of Metropolitan Regional Information Systems (MRIS). The … Continue reading

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Rate on 30-year fixed mortgage falls to 4.78 pct

Fixed mortgage rates dipped this week, with the rate on the 30-year loan staying under 5 percent and the 15-year loan falling below 4 percent. Freddie Mac says the average rate on the 30-year loan fell to 4.78 percent from … Continue reading

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StonebridgeCarras buys former Trillium Condo site in Bethesda

StonebridgeCarras and Walton Street Capital LLC plan to build at least 300 rental units and 50,000 square feet of retail near downtown Bethesda. The joint venture bought 1.6 acres, which were originally slated to house a luxury condo complex, for … Continue reading

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