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Steps You Can Take to Spruce Up Your Space

By Cathleen Rodgers / January 13, 2021

Humans love variety – it is “the spice of life,” after all. This applies to many things, and the space we live in is certainly one of them. It’s easy to feel bored with your home’s decor. Perhaps you’ve lived there awhile and want to change things up; maybe there’s…

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Northern VA Real Estate Market Updates

By Will Rodgers / December 24, 2020
A colonial style home with white siding and a porch out front. American flag is seen with green manicured grass.

2021 Northern VA Real Estate Market 2020 was an economical paradox. COVID-19 changed the way we interact & work. The unemployment rate soared, there were lockdowns that resulted in many businesses closing for a time. Some closed permanently. However, the government also intervened and on a big level with economic…

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New Homes in Clifton VA

By Will Rodgers / December 22, 2020
A white colonial home with a grey roof and black shutters.

Welcome to Clifton Virginia Northern VA is a fast paced area. Over the decades, it has become more and more populated, with new construction popping up everywhere. As the number of homes increased, the size of the lots and greenspaces have decreased. Clifton however stands out from much of its…

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How To Make Money in Real Estate : 7 Methods

By Will Rodgers / December 22, 2020
Interior of a home being renovated. Just framing is shown, drywall, electrical and plumbing have been removed. This is a home flip.

During the housing boom of the mid 2000s, real estate investing was at a fever pitch. Flipping homes was not too difficult, because by the time you were done with construction the market had gone up another 10%. I was in high school, so had no money and no access…

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New Home Construction Process In Northern VA

By Will Rodgers / November 23, 2020
A drawing that transforms into a photo from left to right, a new home with a manicured lawn and blue skies.

Whether you are building your first home or have not been through the process for awhile, I wrote this guide to 9 step guide to help you to know what to expect. Every area and builder are a little different. But this is a great starting template of how to…

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New Construction Homes in Ashburn VA

By Will Rodgers / October 26, 2020
An overhead shot of homes in a large subdivision of Ashburn.

Welcome to Ashburn There is something comforting about suburban life. Close enough to the city where you can jump in the car or hop on a train downtown. Yet, far enough that you can relax in your backyard without hearing the hum of traffic and sirens. This is the lifestyle…

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Potomac Hills, McLean VA

By Will Rodgers / October 23, 2020
An overhead of some of the homes sold and for sale in Potomac Hills. Red and green markers show the homes sold/for sale.

Homes in McLean, VA McLean is a Northern VA town that is right on the edge of the Potomac River, and just west of Arlington. This is an ideal location, as it puts you a quick drive over the bridge away from DC and Maryland. You can find a wide…

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5 Reasons To Use a Real Estate Agent for New Construction

By Will Rodgers / October 21, 2020
A new construction colonial home in Northern VA. Stone front, with an awning, red shutters and a dark roof.

Sometimes the home buying process can happen fast. You can go from “just looking” to signing a contract in less than 24 hours. I have seen this happen many times. This can especially be true if are searching for a new construction home. Or if you just happen to stumble…

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Homes For Sale in McLean VA

By Will Rodgers / October 19, 2020
Large home with white siding and a garage in McLean VA. Modern farm home style.

McLean VA is among one of the most sought after areas for homebuyers in Northern VA. And for good reason. It is a unique town, offering a very rare combination of greenscape and ultra convenience for those working in Washington DC. McLean’s signature real estate is very much high-end luxury…

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Building Wealth By Real Estate Investing : Getting Started

By Will Rodgers / September 23, 2020
A dark door opening to a family room with a fireplace and lightly painted room.

The Real Estate Antihero I would love to tell you about the quick, staggering wealth I have made in real estate. The glory of fixing up properties and how I now live on a beach and drive an Italian exotic supercar. But that is not my experience. I have been…

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