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Genevieve Concannon of Arbour Realty Receives Best Of Houzz 2014 Award

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Annual Survey and Analysis of 16 Million Monthly Users Reveals Top-Rated Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals Genevieve Concannon, EcoBroker Realtor of Arlington, Virginia has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The sustainability focused real estate expert for Northern Virginia was chosen by the more than 16 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community. The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: Customer Satisfaction and Design. Customer Satisfaction honors are determined... Continue Reading >

NVAR Hosts 17th Annual Eco-Summit

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Thursday, September 5th, The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors (NVAR) hosted its seventeenth Annual Economic Summit, or Eco-Summit as they call it; this title really seems like it is going to have something to do with the environment because of the "eco" term, but no. It is about the economy- mostly regionally but a bit about the National situation as well. Maybe that does have some sort of connotation to the environment- though just the economic-environment. A Fine Selection of Panelists A... Continue Reading >

Homebuyer and Seller Guide

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty Our local Realtor association has put together a comprehensive guide for buying and selling real estate.  It's a great place to get started whether you are ready to jump in or still in the research phase. Items covered in the home buyer guide include: What is a Realtor Down payments Closing costs Earnest money deposit How much will a financial institution lend you Pre-qualifying or pre-approval Why use a real estate professional to help you buy a home House hunting What you should know about home inspections What to do once... Continue Reading >

The Arbour Realty Team Recognized As One Of The Best in Virginia

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty The 2013 report was just released for the "Best Real Estate Agents in America" and the Arbour Realty team achieved the following rankings: The 24th most transactions for the entire state of Virginia in 2012 The 20th highest transaction volume for the entire state of Virginia in 2012 These rankings are based on sales recorded by the local multiple listing service (MLS) and are completely unbiased. We want to thank every client that has placed their trust in us - especially those who have... Continue Reading >

Preparing Your Home For A Home Inspection

Arlington Virginia (VA) Real Estate – Arbour Realty A professional home inspector will go from room to room testing the heating, air-conditioning, plumbing, electrical, appliances and smoke detectors.  He or she will also evaluate the structure, roof, interior and exterior of the home.  What the home inspector finds to be positive and negative about the home will greatly shape the homebuyers perception of the investment they are in the process of making. Don’t forget that the standard home inspection contingency usually provides them with the ability to cancel the... Continue Reading >