Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Opportunity for savings when purchasing a foreclosed home.
Foreclosures nationwide are on the decline, writes Amrita Jayakumar in the Washington Post. In Virginia, the number of homes in foreclosure is down more than 42 percent from where it was a year ago, according to the report released Tuesday by LPS Applied Analytics, a market research company. The state has foreclosures resources for Virginia homeowners. Here are five bank-owned homes on the market in the Chantilly area for more than $300,000. 325484 Exart Terrace, Chantilly 4713 Logwood Lane, Chantilly 13602 Chevy Chase Lane, Chantilly 13881 Walney Park Drive, Chantilly 4052 Summer Hollow Court, #149B Chantilly
Sunday, April 21, 2013
House hunting? Or do you just like to look? These homes are open for viewing on Sunday, April 21.
To learn more about these properties and other homes for sale in the area, go to Aol Real Estate. 13775 Henry Pond Court 13769 Henry Pond Court 25304 Talent St. 13767 Henry Pond Ct. 25788 Kaiser Place 4703 Brentwall Court 43191 Maple Cross St. 25584 Fishers Hill Court 42344 Astors Beachwood Court 3563 Armfield Farm Dr.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Open houses are in full swing!
Looking for a new place to call home in Northern Virginia? There are plenty of houses for sale in Fairfax and Loudoun counties. Several open houses are scheduled Sunday in Chantilly. Thinking about downsizing? Or do you have the opposite problem and need more space? Here are a few open houses set for Sunday that we found. If you have one you'd like to add, just add the information in the Comments box below and click on the photo upload button to post any photos. Open on Sunday, 1-4 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) in Chantilly: 25437 Beresford Dr.: $474,900, 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths; located in Loudoun County's South Riding community; listed by Keller Williams Realty 4533 Briarton Dr.: $489,900, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths; located in Fairfax …
Friday, April 12, 2013
Ready to wheel and deal for a new home? If not, you can still peruse some of the region's most expensive properties. Need a personal elevator? Look here.
Weekends are for lots of things, checking out houses included. Don't have a mere $14 million for a "house" in McLean? Not about to pony up for a house in Fredericksburg where George Washington supposedly hitched his horse? Don't need the 10,000-plus-square-feet available in Ashburn? Well, looking is fun whether you intend to buy or not. So, here's a peek inside some of the most expensive homes for sale in Virginia and D.C. Just click on the links below to see what's for sale in some of our 31 Patches around the region. WOW House for Sale in Springfield Offers Home Theater for Movie Lovers WOW House for Sale in Greater Alexandria: How About Your Own Wine Cellar? WOW House in Lorton: Tennis by the Bay Anyone? WOW House for Sale in Mount …
Friday, April 5, 2013
Have an extra million bucks — or more — to spare? If not, here are some pictures of some of the region's most expensive properties to help when you dream.
Maybe you don't need 10 bathrooms. Or even nine. Maybe you don't need a boat dock in your back yard. Or a fully equipped gym. Some people, though, apparently do. And if you're not looking for much more than a roof over your head — and even if you're not looking at all — we can all dream, can't we? Well, we can do more than that: We can take a peek inside some of the most expensive homes for sale in Virginia and D.C. Just click on the links below to see what's for sale in some of our 31 Patches around the region. WOW House for Sale in Lorton: How Does 9 Bathrooms Sound? WOW House for Sale in Fredericksburg: 49 Windows on This Corner Lot WOW House for Sale in Rosemont: Need a Powder Room? WOW House for Sale in Fairfax City: How Does 10 …
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The most expensive home on the market now in Chantilly is for sale for $1,149,000.
With a master bedrooms suite with a fireplace, sitting room and luxury bathroom, getting out of bed in the morning will be difficult if you buy this house. 27054 Roan Court in Chantilly is on the market now for $1,149,000 and is the most expensive home currently for sale in the Chantilly area. Click here to take a peek inside. The home also includes a gourmet kitchen, huge recreation room with a wet bar, a large deck, three-car garage and more. It has four bedrooms and 5.5 baths. Looking for more house and home news? Check out the Chantilly real estate section here.
Monday, April 1, 2013
A new report shows a dramatic gap between housing prices and wages.
Washington metro area residents face one of the nation’s largest gaps between wages and housing prices, according to two recent surveys – and experts are worried it could make the region less attractive to the workforce. According to the Washington Business Journal, a recent report from ZipRealty, Inc. shows that the D.C. region’s median housing price is about $1.03 million as of Feb. 10, 2013. That’s almost 17 times the region’s median income. Washington landed ahead of New York City’s popular Brooklyn borough and the bay area in San Francisco. ZipRealty came up with their ratio by studying median income and median sales price, the Journal reports. The report considered houses with three to four bedrooms – approximately 2,000 square feet…
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Plenty of homes on the market in the Chantilly area.
Spring is here and it's prime time for the home sales market. If you're in the market for a new home in Chantilly, there are plenty on the market, including at least one open house this weekend in the area. If you know of another home for sale or holding an open house, feel free to upload a photo and add the information in the comment box below! Happy house hunting! 42344 Astors Beachwood Court, Chantilly: $830,000, 4 bedroom, 5 baths (Open House Sunday, 1-4 p.m.) Other homes for sale in Chantilly: Don't miss a thing! Sign up now for the daily Chantilly Patch newsletter.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
There are more than 80 homes for sale in Chantilly, some priced more than $1 million.
Housing prices continue their overall upward trend in the DC metro region, according to the latest Case-Schiller Housing Index numbers released this week. In the D.C. metro area, the seasonally adjusted price index (which measures the average sale price for single-family homes) for January 2013 was 190.56—that's up from 179.78 in January 2012, continuing an overall upward trend. The numbers are calculated based on the repeat sale of existing single-family homes, where the baseline of 100 is the average price as of January 2000. Home prices have risen significantly in the D.C. metro area since 2000. The high point in the D.C. metro area was in May 2006, when the index hit 251.19. The bottoming out of the index in our area after the real …
Sunday, March 24, 2013
At least two open houses set for Sunday in Chantilly.
Spring is here and that means the start of the spring real estate market. There are plenty of homes for sale in Chantilly and at least two open houses Sunday. Here's what we found. Happy house hunting! Open Houses Sunday 1-4 p.m.: 43105 Edgewater St., $450,000, 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths; listed March 22 42731 Freedom St., $599,900, 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths; listed March 19