Category Archives: Focus on Prince William County VA

Builders Are Moving Dirt And Homes In Woodbridge VA

Our team makes regular stops at new home sites throughout the Woodbridge VA area to help give our buyer clients the latest in choices for their new homes.  Recently I stopped in at Mason’s Landing just off Hoadley Road to get an update.  My clients were one of the early purchasers in the neighborhood and […]


Model Homes Underway at Potomac Shores

Just a quick photo update of the Ryan model homes going up at Potomac Shores.   The new stonework at the entrance way is almost complete as well as the planting of the trees lining the main drive into the neighborhood.  The steel is in place for the start of the clubhouse.  Everything is currently […]


Potomac Shores Moves Forward With New Developer

A representative from SunCal the new developer for Potomac Shores (formerly Harbor Station) called our office today to provide an update on the progress and plans for the new community. The intial development will include 100 homesites ranging in size between 5,000-9,000 feet. The Potomac Shores development comprises almost 2000 acres of prime Prince William […]


NoVa Sellers Don’t Forget The Little Things

Thinking of listing your Northern Virginia home for sale? In previous posts we mentioned how Bad MLS Photos may keep buyers away from your home now here is what you need to do when the buyer heads to your front door. Make sure they aren’t turned off immediately by what they see when they open […]


REO or Resale In Lake Ridge Which Is The Better Buy?

Many buyers think if they grab an REO they are getting the best deal in the Lake Ridge neighborhood.  Today let’s look at two similar contemporary style homes for sale in Lake Ridge to see which might be the better deal. The first property is a Lake Ridge REO listed for $269,900.  The second home […]


The Pain Stops For NoVa Short Sale Buyers

When you quit hitting your head against the wall. This post applies equally to buyers looking to purchase a short sale as to the agents who are writing the offers. Recently the phone rang with a frustrated buyer.  They wanted to fire their agent so they can work directly with the listing agent. Why? Seems […]


Top 5 Home Sales in Prince William County Sept 2012

I’m frequently asked about the top selling homes (price) in Prince William County from curious neighbors and clients.  With over 348 square miles stretching from the Potomac River to the Bull Run Mountains the county offers a wide variety of neighborhoods.   A large percentage of the newer larger homes lie to the west in the […]


Leave The Spin To The Politicians

With the election rhetoric in full swing it is getting harder and harder to know which “spin” to believe.  However when it comes to Northern Virginia real estate an agent doesn’t need to create any spin.  They can provide you with loads of data to back up their claims…or can they? This week a market […]


Is Cash Really King When Buying A New Home?

You’re looking for a new home in Prince William County and you’ve heard “cash is king.”  Are you worried you might not have a chance against the investors?  Though there are sellers who prefer the clean nature of a cash transaction it doesn’t mean that cash is always in the drivers seat. If you look […]


What’s Topped The Market in PWC So Far In 2012?

Unlike other areas of Northern Virginia where if you look at the Top 10 homes sales (by price) prices in Prince William County VA seem  comparatively cheap.   It’s also interesting to see the top sales so far in 2012 are grouped in the eastern part of Prince William County and in Woodbridge specifically. Seems hard […]