DC, MD, and Virginia Real Estate and Community News

Feb. 22, 2021

Welcome to the WILD WILD WEST!!!

In this week’s quick tip, we chat about the current WILD WILD WEST aka the current Real Estate Market in the D.M.V! Get ready to battle it out!

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Feb. 22, 2021


This week Alem @alem_yourdmvteam is in Alexandria, VA to talk to Girum of Tesfaye | Amare Law Firm about their services, specifically Estate Planning!

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Feb. 17, 2021

Small Business Highlight of the Week: Ekiben (Baltimore, MD)

We are so excited to share our new series; Small Business Spotlight of the Week! The D.M.V area is filled with so many amazing Small Businesses so this year we will feature one business a week throughout the DC, MD, and VA areas in hopes of bringing more exposure and support to small businesses everywhere! This week we are in BALTIMORE to check out Ekiben! Check it out! 👌


Feb. 11, 2021

Every DAY helps when facing Foreclosure

In this week’s quick tip we discuss a new BILL in the VA Senate sponsored by Senator @jennmcclellanva that UNANIMOUSLY passed to protect those facing FORECLOSURES!

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Feb. 11, 2021

What are your options after FORBEARANCE

In this week’s quick tip we discuss the options available NOW for anyone that had to go through the FORBEARANCE route due to the financial distress COVID-19 caused! A great way to manage your mortgage payments is through a REFINANCE so we dig into how to go about that in this quick video!

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Feb. 11, 2021

How a Homebuyer LOST $6,000 and MORE!

In this week’s quick tip we discuss a REAL LIFE story that just occurred that perfectly illustrates why having a subpar lender could cost you a chance to buy a home PLUS lose out on serious cash! 💸💸💸

Feb. 11, 2021

Am I too YOUNG to buy a home??

So many great topics we discussed on the @startfromgroundzero Podcast including, once you graduate how long you should you wait to make that jump in purchasing a home, secondly when should you start thinking about renting to tenants?? Such great questions so let’s dig into it!

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Feb. 11, 2021

How to BUY a Home: 15 Best Kept Secrets RECAP

#𝟏𝟓 𝐊𝐞𝐞𝐩 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐌𝐎𝐍𝐄𝐘 𝐰𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐭 𝐢𝐬

#14 𝐇𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐑𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐁𝐮𝐲𝐞𝐫'𝐬 𝐀𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐭

#1𝟑 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐜𝐤 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭 𝐒𝐜𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐥𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐧𝐞𝐰 𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐭𝐲

#𝟏𝟐 𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐚 𝐝𝐢𝐟𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞𝐭𝐰𝐞𝐞𝐧 𝐚 𝐏𝐫𝐞-𝐐𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐯𝐬 𝐚 𝐏𝐫𝐞-𝐀𝐩𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐥..𝐚𝐥𝐰𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨??𝐞 𝐚 P𝐑𝐄-𝐀𝐏𝐏𝐑𝐎𝐕𝐀𝐋

#11 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝐒𝐓𝐀𝐓𝐄 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐋𝐎𝐂𝐀𝐋 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐬!

#𝟏𝟎 𝐌𝐚𝐤𝐞 𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐠𝐨 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐚 𝐌𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐠𝐚𝐠𝐞 𝐁𝐫𝐨𝐤𝐞𝐫 𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐧 𝐚 𝐁𝐚𝐧𝐤!

#𝟗 𝐃𝐨𝐧'𝐭 𝐛𝐞 𝐨𝐛𝐬𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐝 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐭𝐫𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐨 𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐄 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐤𝐞𝐭

#𝟖 𝐀𝐯𝐨𝐢𝐝 𝐒𝐥𝐞𝐞𝐩𝐞𝐫 𝐂𝐨𝐬𝐭𝐬

#𝟕 𝐁𝐈𝐆𝐆𝐄𝐑 𝐢𝐬𝐧'𝐭 𝐚𝐥𝐰𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐁𝐄𝐓𝐓𝐄𝐑

#𝟔 𝐆𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐇𝐨𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐚 𝐏𝐇𝐘𝐒𝐈𝐂𝐀𝐋

#𝟓 𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐄𝐌??𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍𝐒 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐢𝐭

#𝟒 𝐒𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐤 𝐭𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐁𝐔𝐃𝐆𝐄𝐓

#𝟑 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐒𝐞𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐭 𝐒𝐚𝐮𝐜𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐁𝐈𝐃𝐃𝐈𝐍𝐆

#2 𝐃𝐨𝐧'𝐭 𝐜𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐨𝐨 𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐥𝐲

#1 𝐃𝐨𝐧'𝐭 𝐭𝐫𝐲 𝐭𝐨 𝐟𝐢𝐠𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐛𝐲 𝐘𝐎𝐔𝐑𝐒𝐄𝐋𝐅

Feb. 11, 2021

It's no Rocket Science but you'll be glad you asked for HELP: Secret # 1

We are finally at the END of our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home. We complete the series with Secret #1:

 𝐃𝐨𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐫𝐲 𝐭𝐨 𝐟𝐢𝐠𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐛𝐲 𝐘𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐥𝐟

It is certainly not Rocket Science but having a Trusted Agent or Lender by your side as early as possible will surely make this process so much easier for you!

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Feb. 11, 2021

DON'T count your chickens before they hatch! Secret #2 Don't Celebrate too early

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #2 Secret:

𝐃𝐨𝐧𝐭 𝐜𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐨𝐨 𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐥𝐲

You FINALLY got your offer accepted and yes that’s exciting BUT remember there is still SO much to get through so hold the real celebration just a few more weeks!

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