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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!
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!
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. You will...Continue Reading!
Northern Virginia and Fairfax County is an area with a rich and interesting history. Our area was home to several Civil War sites like Captain John Quincy Marr Monument(Fairfax City - opening conflict of the war with first soldier killed), Fort Marcy (McLean - fort built to protect the Chain Bridge), Mount Gilead House (Centreville - headquarters for some 40,000 confederate troops) and Freedom Hill. Freedom Hill is located in Tysons Corner off Old Courthouse Road in the Freedom Hill Park....Continue Reading!
Pimmit Hills is a great community nestled in between Tysons Corner and the City of Falls Church. It was originally built in the 1950's as a neighborhood of 884 sq/ft homes with 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. These days the neighborhood in undergoing a transition with many of the old smaller homes torn down and replaced with new and large homes. Still, the neighborhood has retained much of its character - mostly due to the lack of a homeowner association. With no covenants...Continue Reading!
Northern Virginia is blessed with a plenitude of options if you like biking. 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) should give you plenty of mileage. For local mountain biking there are plenty of locations in the Reston area around Lake Fairfax and down Difficult Run (and of course the 40 mile Cross County Trail from Great Falls Park to the Occoquan Regional...Continue Reading!
Would you hold a party where the guest of honor was unable to attend? Probably not. But, that is exactly what the Tysons Partnership plans to do this upcoming weekend. Great Taste of Tysons Festival planned to celebrate the long-anticipated opening of the first phase of the Silver Line metro. Only problem is, the metro line is not complete and may not open for another 3 months... I have to give the organizers credit though - they have been very patient moving back the date...Continue Reading!
Tysons Corner had an eventful 2013 with the completed HOT lanes, Silver Line metro nearing completion and the Walmart opening. Many communities will now be within walking distance to the metro for the first time – Fountains at McLean is one of them. After values struggled to recover the last few years, 2013 was a great year for the community. The number of sales and rentals at the Fountains at McLean outpaced 2012. The average price sales price for a 1 bedroom unit is...Continue Reading!
At the Gates of McLean there has been growing excitement over the last years as the new McLean metro station has been taking shape down the road. Owners have held onto their units rather than selling resulting in a limited inventory and a high number of owner occupant properties turned into rentals. As a result prices have been rising and rents have remained stable. Overall, prices increased by about 15% from 2012 to 2013.In 2014 there has been 10 sales year-to-date versus 19 sales in...Continue Reading!
With the real estate prices having soared in many communities in 2013 it is only to be expected that Idylwood Towers would finally see some price appreciation too. In 2013 24 homes sold versus 16 homes in 2012. As of today there are 4 homes listed for sale in the low $200′s (1 and 2 bedroom units). You can see the homes currently for sale here. To get a better understanding of the overall price curve in the neighborhood we can take a...Continue Reading!