Real Estate

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Report: Living Near a Starbucks Increases Your Home’s Value

Some people might think that living close to a Starbucks, with its tempting but pricey frappes and lattes, would make them poorer.

02/02/2015

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Redfin Predicts the Hottest Local Neighborhoods of 2015

The real estate company Redfin has released its annual predictions for which neighborhoods will be hot in the upcoming year.

01/23/2015

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Most Expensive Baltimore-Area Homes Sold in 2014

Every year, the Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service MRIS compiles lists of the most expensive homes sold in the Baltimore area (defined as Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County) during the previous 12 months.

01/09/2015

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Most Expensive D.C.-Area Homes Sold in 2014

Every year, the Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service MRIS compiles lists of the most expensive homes sold in the D.C. area (defined as D.C., Alexandria City, Arlington County, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, Falls Church City, Montgomery County and Prince George’s County) during the previous 12 months.

01/09/2015

They are increasingly ethnically diverse, more educated and less likely to be married — all factors that make them less likely to own a home, said a new report released Wednesday by Trulia, the online real estate firm. After adjusting for these population changes, younger Americans are actually buying homes at the same rate as they did during the late-1990s. David McNew/Getty Images

Study: US Millennials Buying Homes, Getting Married Later In Life

Don’t blame the millennial generation for lackluster home sales.

07/16/2014

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Mixed Results: U.S. Housing Market Resembled the 2014 World Cup in June

The latest residential data shows key indicators in housing are mixed. The market is said to be recovering, but not yet recovered.

07/02/2014

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D.C. Landmark Sells for $20M, Will Be Converted Into Apartments

A D.C. building that once housed a President and First Lady while the White House underwent repairs went up for sale for the first time in more than 50 years in July 2013, and has now been sold for $20 million.

06/25/2014

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D.C. Neighborhoods Are Big Money Makers For House Flippers

House flipping is an increasingly popular endeavor in D.C., and several District neighborhoods are on a new list of the best money-makers in the U.S.

06/19/2014

An image captured by a McEnearney Associates drone shows the aerial view of a house for sale on Bradley Boulevard in Bethesda. (credit: McEnearney Associates/John Domen All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Drones Giving Real Estate Industry an Aerial Advantage

Real estate companies are beginning to use Unmanned Aircraft Systems, better known as drones, to provide bird’s-eye views of properties with a quick fly-by.

05/27/2014

Houses Selling Like Hotcakes Here And There

Spring 2014 housing indicators tell us that procrastination is not the way forward for buyers.

04/30/2014

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