June 2012

There are 4 blog entries for June 2012.

Exclusive Buyer's Agency and Exclusive Seller's Agency - Consumers Need to Understand the Real Choices Available when Buying or Selling Real Estate in Today's Market

June 25, 2012

Today there are numerous blogs, magazine and newspaper articles out there that hit on many of the problems related to agency relationships in the home buying and selling process. Steve Israel, President of Buyer's Edge Company, Inc. says that, "Unfortunately, the majority of them skip over the most obvious solution for home and condominium Buyers and Sellers. Sometimes there is a brief mention of working with a Single Agency Firm in order to avoid the inherent conflicts of interests found when working with a traditional real estate company, but rarely do these articles

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Guest Blogger - Move New Homes, the official new home website of the National Association of Home Builders

By Parker Hill @ http://NewHomes.Move.com/

Going green- it’s a phrase most of us have become familiar with. It normally makes us think of recycling, consuming less, buying sustainable products, hybrid cars, etc. But have you ever considered how you can go green with your real estate choices? With more and more home buyers focusing on the green features of a home, this is an essential part of the real estate market. After all, the right green features can increase your home’s value by up to 10%. So whether you are looking to buy, sell or invest, taking the time to implement green retrofits improves you home’s efficiency and health factors,

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Top Rated Cloth Diapers... Top Ten Alternative Uses for 100% Cotton Cloth Diapers in Your Home

By Wendy Carpenter-Israel

June 11, 2012

You can imagine my surprise when I recently opened up a “hostess gift” and found five rolled up, white 100% cotton diapers all wrapped together in a pretty, grosgrain ribbon. “What’s this for?” I wasn’t sure if my friend was making fun of my advancing years, or if her age was causing her a few problems of her own with regard to her mental capacity! Then I saw her sweet note tucked into the diapers.

It read. “Go Green in the Home! Wash, Use and Reuse! … These baby diapers are the best things since sliced bread.”

My gift was wrapped in a silly, fun way similar to this photograph.

I laughed when I

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The weather this weekend has been gorgeous. With clear skies and no humidity, it makes you want to get outside and explore this beautiful city. Our wonderful summer intern, Curtis Oberg, has picked the top four walking adventures along the Potomac River. These walks are incredible, so please take a look at his recent buyDCcondos.com blog.

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illuminate all of the positives and negatives about every house our clients see. We really have such a clear vision and such an obvious job to do. To help our clients find the very best homes

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