Tag Archives: Bethesda Real Estate

Debt Ceiling increased, Mortgage Rates Drop!

Mortgage rates plummeted last week and continue to drop this week. The 30-year fixed rate, usually the most popular choice for prospective homeowners, dropped to 4.45% from 4.57% last week, which represents its lowest point since last November, according to … 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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30-year mortgages hit 2011 low

Mortgage rates have dropped this past week. The affordability to purchase a home is at an all-time high and is in some cases CHEAPER to buy a home then rent a place. If you are interested in purchasing a home … Continue reading

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How Can You Beat a Cash Bidder in Real Estate Market

Cash buyers are flooding the real estate market in record numbers to take advantage of bargain housing prices. But these buyers may put consumers who need financing at a disadvantage. Sellers often prefer cash deals because it can mean faster … Continue reading

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How real estate agents sell their homes for more

I came across this article and wanted to share this with my clients, peers and future clients. I speak to many people who try to sell their homes on their own (FSBO). I applaud those people who try to sell … 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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10 Common Errors Home-Owners Make When Filing Taxes

We are in the full-swing of tax season and the countdown is on to file your tax returns. Don’t rouse the IRS or pay more taxes than necessary—know the score on each home tax deduction and credit. As you calculate … Continue reading

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David Abramson, featured Realtor profile in the latest issue of Bethesda Magazine

Pick-up a copy of the March/April issue of Bethesda Magazine. The magazine did a feature on David Abramson in the Realtor profiles. Buy a copy today and go to page 191 and check me out! If you or someone you … Continue reading

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Housing start hit a four-month high in January

WASHINGTON — Housing starts surged in January to their highest rate in four months as builders began work on new apartment buildings and other multifamily units for a nation still reeling from a bust in home prices. Builders began work … Continue reading

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Bethesda and Cabin John Real Estate Market Report for January 2011

The January 2011 real estate numbers are out. We are showing a strong start to 2011. Take a look at the market report for home sales and listings and let me know if you have any questions. Now is a … Continue reading

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