Get To Know The Lise Howe Group

If you are planning to buy, sell or build a home in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area, The Lise Howe Group is here for you!

The Washington, D.C. metropolitan area is known for its natural beauty and small historic communities. It’s a region of vibrant contrasts, famed monuments, and a seemingly inexhaustible store of vitality. Whether you are selling a home in one of Washington DC’s premiere neighborhoods, looking to up-size into one of Maryland’s suburbs, or want to slow down a little and enjoy life in Northern Virginia, The Lise Howe Group is here for you.

The Lise Howe Group is led by Lise Howe,who has nearly 30 years of real estate experience. Located in Washington, DC, she and her team are positioned to cover all of DC, MD & VA. One of the advantages that comes with the successful completion of hundreds of transactions in the area is an instinctive knowledge of selling homes, condos, and developments throughout the D.C. metropolitan area.

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Second home purchases are declining

Second Home Purchases are Down

Second home purchases are down from their pre-pandemic levels. Mortgage-rate locks on second homes were down 47 percent from their pre-pandemic levels as of Aug. 2023, just shy of a seven-year low seen in February when rate locks were down 52 percent from pre-pandemic levels

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Clara Barton House

Clara Barton House – Local Landmark

The Clara Barton House in Glen Echo MD is the perfect place for a short history lesson since it is just outside Washington, DC, near several good restaurants, and right next to the C&O Canal for a pleasant hike aftrwards.

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Less Expensive New Homes

Less Expensive New Homes

Less expensive new homes may be coming! In today’s housing market, there are two main affordability challenges impacting buyers: mortgage rates that are higher than they’ve been the past couple of years, and rising home prices caused by low inventory. To overcome those challenges, many people are working with their agents to find less expensive…

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Non-warrantable Condo – What to Do?

A non-warrantable condo refers to a condominium unit that does not meet the eligibility requirements for conventional mortgage financing due to certain characteristics or conditions that make it riskier for lenders. There are several reasons why a condo might be considered non-warrantable:

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Bob Dylan, Madonna's Father and Diane Sawyer

Bob Dylan, Madonna’s Father and Diane Sawyer

It's nearly the end of August - so lets have something fun to think about!  What do Bob Dylan, Madonna's father and Diane Sawyer all have in common? They have million dollar plus properties on the market for sale. 

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second home purchases are decling

Investing in Short Term Rentals

Investing in short term rentals can be an excellent strategy to diversify your portfolio. Companies such as Airbnb and VRBO have brought the short-term rental market into the mainstream, making it easier than ever for investors to profit from real estate ownership. Rather than getting tied into long-term leases, property owners can capitalize on local…

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Family activities in Chevy Chase Great Falls

Family Activities In Chevy Chase – Top Ten

Family activities in Chevy Chase range from horseback riding to concerts, shopping to learning about butterflies, and ice skating to rides on a miniature open air train. Here are ten suggestions to get you started exploring Chevy Chase.

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Maplewood in Bethesda, a Co-Op for Retirees

Maplewood in Bethesda is tucked inside the Beltway in a safe, walkable, wooded neighborhood. This co-op community sets a high standard for independent retirement living with a billiards room, private dining room, club room, library, and art center.. Maplewood has been voted the "Best Senior Living Community" by the readers of Bethesda Magazine - for…

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