This Spring, Stephen Carpenter-Israel, President and Broker of Buyer’s Edge, had the opportunity to help Ellen J. Martin’s son and his spouse buy their first home together. Steve has known Ellen as a nationally syndicated columnist who exposes the problematic financial and lifestyle concerns facing anyone buying, selling or financing a home, for over twenty years. Ellen has interviewed Steve many times over the years to obtain his opinion for stories on various real estate issues. Her articles and columns have appeared in Money, Self, Success, Fortune, Venture, Baltimore Sun, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and Philadelphia Inquirer.Read More
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Victoria and Marshall Henderson, Exclusive Buyer’s Agents, Vice President, and Associate Broker with Buyer’s Edge, are just the kind of Realtors that homebuyers are looking to hire today. Recently they received an outstanding recommendation on Facebook from one of their homebuyer clients. With the permission of the client, we have included their review below. In her glowing endorsement of the Hendersons, Carrie F. detailed the extraordinary benefits of hiring exclusive buyers agents when buying a home.Read More
It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our dear friend and colleague John F. Sullivan who passed away on September 16, 2018. I was deeply honored when Sally, John’s wife of 49 years, asked me to share some memories of John at his Memorial Service today in Baltimore, Maryland. I had the great privilege of working with John for over 20 years. With our long working history together, it was difficult to select just a few memories to share with John’s friends and family. John’s death has been a inexpressible loss to the Buyer’s Edge family both in our hearts and in our professional lives.Read More
The higher level of Exclusive Buyer's Brokerage service is what sets Steve Israel and Buyer’s Edge apart. Exclusive Buyer's Agents in DC, MD & VA offer Buyer Clients transparency, trust, and trust.Read More
Asked to comment on changes affecting the traditional real estate model, Stephen Carpenter-Israel, President and Broker of Buyer's Edge, said that the increased use of house hunting websites, as well as a recent California Supreme Court ruling on the practice known as "dual agency" are shaking the industry to its core.Read More
How to Buy a Home In the Washington, DC Metro Area. Hire an Exclusive Buyer's Agent when you're ready to buy a home. It doesn't matter if you are looking to buy luxury real estate In DC or you are a First-Time Home Buyer in Maryland.Read More
Home Buyers Beware! Is Your Buyer's Agent a Dinosaur? Top 10 Signs! Buyer's Edge is an exclusive buyer brokerage company in the Washington DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia that represents home buyers 100% of the time. Your dream home found!Read More
THE TRUMP EFFECT! - Prices of Luxury Homes for sale in Washington, DC SKYROCKET. List prices are up 31% in some of Washington's Finest neighborhoods. Choose to hire an Exclusive Buyer's Agent VA, DC, MD. BUYER'S EDGE.Read More
Congratulations! Top-Rated Realtor, Stephen Carpenter-Israel with Buyer's Edge, makes Washingtonian Magazine's definitive list of top Washington's real estate agents as rated by the Washington, DC community. Want to see who else made the cut?Read More
In an effort to continue to provide leading Exclusive Buyer Brokerage Services, Buyer's Edge conducted a survey of our clients. Though our objective was to find out what we were doing right and how we could better serve our clients, it also provided our team with insight into what qualities matter most to homebuyers when picking an agent.Read More
Happy Earth Day. We live on a beautiful planet. Sometimes it's nice to be reminded of that during the home and condo buying process in the Washington, DC metro area. With the hot, Spring real estate market in full swing, homebuyers find themselves running all over town looking at new real estate listings in DC, MD, VA with their exclusive buyer's agent. They frantically wonder, "Will we ever find our dream home? Will we ever win a multiple bidding war at our price point? Will we live in Arlington, VA, Bethesda, MD or Logan Circle, DC? Will I still want to live with my partner after this process?"
Yikes! Time to take a deep breath and remember that there will be other homes and other condos to call your dream home, if this is not the time or the place for you. It's better to take you time and purchase a home that is at the best possible terms and price. Buyer's Edge is in your corner and we have your back. Exclusive buyer agents and their broker choose to work for homebuyers 100% of the time. One focus, one vision and persistent determination for homebuyers in DC, MD, VA. No dual agents and no sellers. No conflicts of interest. What a concept.
Yes, it's a beautiful world - from sunrise to sunset.
Or call Stephen Carpenter-Israel, President and Exclusive Buyer's Broker of Buyer's Edge in VA, DC, MD.
1questions to ask your buyers agent. What career did you have in your past life? What sets you apart from other buyer’s agent in Maryland, Washington, DC and Virginia? Steve Israel, Broker and President of Buyer's Edge, shares his past careers.Read More
Why Buying a Home at an Open House is Crazy Bird in the Washington, DC metro area and Baltimore, MD region. Exclusive Buyer's Agent Specialists top 5 Questions. Buyer's Edge Real Estate MD, DC, VA.Read More
Do You Know the Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Buyer's Agent Before You Give Them the Green Light in VA, DC, MD? So Important and so easy to do. Buyer's Edge, exclusive buyer's agents in DC, MD, VA.Read More
What happens when a buyer refuses to consent to dual agency in real estate? Know the value of an exclusive buyer's agent at Buyer's Edge in Virginia, Maryland and DC. Never consent to Dual Agency Representation!Read More