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Should I accept Housing Voucher/Section 8 Tenants?

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Housing Choice Voucher tenants (or "Section 8 Program tenants") are common in many jurisdictions in Northern Virginia. It is a federally funded and locally administered program to help low income families, the elderly and people with disabilities obtain safe and affordable housing from private landlords. A landlord usually first becomes aware of the program when a potential renter calls up asking "Do you accept housing vouchers or Section 8?". The question is - should you? Well, I would say it depends on you....Continue Reading!

Fall Opportunities at the Fountains at McLean

Tysons Corner Real Estate For Sale

Tysons Corner has had an exciting 2014 with the new HOT lanes, completion of the Silver Line metro and lots of new cranes dotting the skyline.  Many communities are now finally within walking distance to the metro – Fountains at McLean is one of them. After values struggled to recover the last few years, 2013 was a great year for the community.  In 2013 the number of sales and rentals at the Fountains at McLean outpaced 2012. In 2014, the pace has been a bit slower with 12 homes sold year-to-date...Continue Reading!

Great biking in Northern Virginia

Tysons Corner Real Estate For Sale

In Northern Virginia we are blessed with a lot of options if you like biking. While it is not Colorado or the west coast, we do have great variety with both on and off-road options. If you need the speed and have a road bike, the trails in the area (in particular the Mount Vernon Trail and the W&OD trail) will give you plenty of mileage. The W&OD trail may get busy in Fairfax County and Arlington during commute times and...Continue Reading!

Metro Mania at the Gates of McLean!

Tysons Corner Real Estate For Sale

At the Gates of McLean there is a sigh of relief as the opening of the Silver Line finally is behind us. While Capital One and the Jones Branch Connector will add turmoil to the area for a while longer, at long last residents can leave their car at home and commute downtown easily. How does the opening of the Silver Line affect prices at the Tysons Corner neighborhood? Well, for starters, over the years many owners held onto their units rather...Continue Reading!

Entertainers Delight For Rent in Tysons Corner

Tysons Corner Real Estate For Sale

  This exquisitely appointed home is located in the desirable Brittany Parc subdivision in Falls Church. It is inside the beltway and minutes from Tysons Corner. It is walking distance from Whole Foods, shopping and dining. The home has 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths over three levels as well as a 2 car garage. While it may look small from the front, it is a large home with a full walkout lower level a full bedroom and bath. You will find all the upgrades...Continue Reading!

Pimmit Hills Going Strong into Fall 2014

Tysons Corner Real Estate For Sale

Prices of homes in the Pimmit Hills subdivision in Falls Church climbed all of 2013 with multiple offers commonplace. A total of 65 homes sold in 2013 and the demand has been strong in 2014 with 45 homes sold by the middle of August. Buyers have really caught on to the great value of the location and large lot sizes in Pimmit Hills. Where else can you get a single family home on a quarter acre lot minutes from Tysons Corner in the...Continue Reading!

Has the real estate market peaked?

An article in the Washington Post postulates that there is a slowdown in the D.C. region housing market this year. According to the RBI (MRIS subsidiary) there was an 8.4% decrease in number of sales in July 2014 as compared to a year ago. With mortgage rates still low and an an healthy economy, what could be the reason? As can be seen from the graphs, the market in the 22102/22182 zipcodes in Tysons Corner has remained close to the three...Continue Reading!

The Silver Line Opening Saturday July 26!

The Silver Line has finally announced an opening date: Saturday July 26, 2014. A week of simulated service will start Sunday, July 20th. Even though you cannot ride the train on the new sections of track until the 26th, you can ride the "Silver Line" on the existing stations from East Falls Church and Largo Town Center during the simulated service from the 20th (that way you can tell your friends you rode the Silver Line first!) There are 5 new stations;...Continue Reading!

Need to Find a Tenant? We can help!

Tysons Corner Real Estate For Sale

At Soldsense we are leasing experts. Every year we find great tenants for all our landlord clients. We handle the whole process, including: Advice on preparing your unit for rent Strategy and advice on tenant requirements, pet policies, security deposits, insurance and homeowner associations. Advertising your property Pre-screening of tenants Arranging and doing showings and tenant follow-up Processing applications to rent (prior landlords, income, credit score etc) Negotiation of lease terms. Move-in sheet that documents the condition of the property at move-in – you will use this at move-out as supporting document...Continue Reading!

Immaculate Entertainers Delight For Rent in Tysons Corner (RENTED)

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If you are a picky tenant that need things to be "just so" this is the home for you. The home is very well maintained by caring landlord. This exquisitely appointed home is located in the desirable Brittany Parc subdivision in Falls Church. It is inside the beltway and minutes from Tysons Corner. It is walking distance from Whole Foods, shopping and dining. The home has 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths over three levels as well as a 2 car garage. THIS HOME...Continue Reading!


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