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Townhomes on spring day, green grass and trees in the front yards.

Homes in CountrySide, Sterling VA

By Will Rodgers

CountrySide is a sought after planned community of just under 2500 homes. There are two types of properties here: townhomes and single family homes, but the styles of each vary…

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Interior of a new construction modern home with concrete floors and a concrete fireplace.

23 Things to Do Before Buying a New Construction Home

By Will Rodgers

The List New construction homes are an important, and exciting, portion of the market when you go out to buy a home. NAR consistently shows that around 15% of home…

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An overhead map of the Truro community in Annandale, VA.

Homes in Truro, Annandale VA

By Will Rodgers

Truro is a sought after community in Fairfax County consisting of approximately 375 single family detached homes. The neighborhood is largely wooded with mature trees, giving it a feel of…

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A brick front colonial style home with a 3 car garage, manicured front yard and blue sky in the background.

27 Things To Do Before Listing Your House For Sale

By Will Rodgers

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A row of townhomes of different colored siding. The central one has a bay window.

Buying Distressed Properties: Guide to Foreclosures, REO, Short Sales & Auctions

By Will Rodgers

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A home that is being built, just the wood framing is up for the first level of the home.

Can a Home Builder Increase the Contract Price?

By Will Rodgers

When you sign a contract to buy a new home, you are signing a binding agreement between you and the builder. The terms including the price, approximate completion date, walkthroughs,…

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A map of Fairfax Hospital and the surrounding residential streets.

Homes in Prosperity Heights, Annandale VA

By Will Rodgers

Prosperity Heights is a community of just over 200 single family detached homes in Annandale, Northern VA. These homes are very close to the area’s largest hospital, multiple town centers,…

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A full roll off dumpster full of trash in a residential alley.

Foreclosure & Investment Property Junk Removal: How To Clear Out Your Property

By Will Rodgers

If you are managing a foreclosure (REO agents or asset managers), then you will almost certainly want to use a pro so skip to here. If you buy investment grade…

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A map of a section of West Falls Church in Northern VA.

Homes in Annalee Heights, West Falls Church VA

By Will Rodgers

Annalee Heights is a conveniently located community of about 250 single family detached homes located in the West Falls Church area of Northern VA. There is a wide range of…

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A brick front home behind a mature tree and some bright green bushes out front.

“The 1 Rule” in Real Estate Investing: Should You Follow the 1% Rule?

By Will Rodgers

If you ask 10 real estate investors a question about what kind of properties they recommend, you might get 10 different answers. Some investors fix and flip, some buy and…

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