Tag Archives: selling my woodbridge home

Can You Make My NoVA MLS Listing A Little Spicy Please?

Sriracha chile seems to be all the rage these days.  You can put it on chicken wings, on your chili and add it to eggs at breakfast.  When it comes to the Northern Virginia Multiple Listing Service (MLS) it gets a little harder to figure out how to put a little spice on the 400 […]


Are Bad Photos Keeping Buyers Away From Your Door?

You are getting ready to list your home for sale and interviewing Realtors® to help you with one of the biggest single financial transactions you will make.   One of the questions that seems to be overlooked in most interviews is “show me how your listings look on-line.”   Does it make a difference? The […]


Lies, Damn Lies and Stastics In NOVA Real Estate

Mark Twain’s quote on the misuse of statistics always pops in my head when I look at the Northern Virginia MRIS data. The problem with the data is the Realtors® who enter it and how easily it can be manipulated to tell a different story. Let’s face it, chances are you have driven through a […]


Is Your Home Ready For A 24 x 7 Open House?

Wait did you think when you put your Northern Virginia home on the market that the open house was on Sunday from 1-4PM? No your house is going to be open for buyers to see every day it is active in the Northern Virginia MLS.  Had you thought about what that means when you get […]


Listing Your Home for Sale-A Market Report is Not a CMA

If you are planning on listing your home in Woodbridge Virginia for sale in 2010 you are probably searching the web for information on the value of your home. There are plenty of sites including the Prince William County real estate assessment sites and Zillow that can give you a rough idea of one type […]