As a buyer in Washington DC, Bethesda, Chevy Chase, and and Northern Virginia, it is essential to consider all costs association with your new home. Everything from maintenance to renovation, repairs and closing costs should be factored in to ensure that you do not have any surprises or worries down the road. But if you’re […]
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What You Should Know About New Construction Homes in DC and Maryland
Homebuyers in today’s real estate market may have fewer properties to choose from than they have in the past, but they do have two important choices— existing home or new construction. Existing, as you may have guessed, are lived-in homes while new construction offers the option to be the first owner, occupant and at times, […]
Do You Need a Home Inspection for a Newly Built Home?
If you’re thinking about purchasing a brand-spanking-new, never-been-lived-in home in the Washington, DC area, you might assume a home inspection is unnecessary. Since the home is new, it’s understandable to assume the developer has to adhere to local construction guidelines, which would mean everything is in tip-top shape. However, err on the side of caution […]