Has the Market Shifted in Favor of Buyers?

After a long two years, people wonder has the market shifted in favor of buyers? – at least in the DC area. All during COVID, finding a home has been challenging as bidding wars pushed offerss well over the asking price. It’s been hard for buyers but every market eventually rights itself and then swings in the other direction. Now, it appears that in certain areas, the market pendulum might slowly but surely be swinging back in a buyer’s market direction. It is not a buyer’s market yet, but the momentum has shifted.

In order to discern a shift, however small, from a seller’s to a buyer’s market in your area, let’s first take a look at what defines those buying/selling environments.

This is the Time to Buy Your New Home!

Six Questions to Understand ARMS

This is the time to buy your new home! If you are thinking about buying a home, you likely have a lot of factors on your mind. You’re weighing your own needs against higher mortgage rates, today’s home prices, and lots more. It’s hard to decide to jump into the market, but this is the time to buy your new home. While some buyers may wait things out, there’s a reason serious buyers are making moves right now, and that’s the growing number of homes for sale. Just remember, the best time to buy a home is when you want one or when you need one!

What the Inflation Reduction Act Means for You

Solar panels inflation reduction act

Now that the Inflation Reduction Act has become law, you need to know what are the incentives for ordinary Americans to go green and how you can save on your tax bill over the next 12 years!

930 Rose Condos – High Rise Luxury

930 Rose

930 Rose condos is a four year old luxury building with approximately one hundred condos in the heart of Pike & Rose and only three blocks to the White Flint Metro. This condo community is close to shops, movie theaters, bowling, the beach and the Bark Social dog park, and lots of restaurants.

Choose a Home With Good Bones

Georgetown TownHome

Choose a home with good bones! It’s great advice to a buyer but how do you know that a home has good bones? “Good bones” might be one of the most overused phrases in real estate. Prospective home buyers and sellers, and their real estate agents, are constantly talking about homes’ “good bones.” But what does it even mean when a home is said to have good bones? What should you be looking for as you try to find your dream home? You can figure out how many bedrooms or parking spaces you need but how do you determine whether the home you are looking for will stand the test of time. Here are some helpful hints for what to put on your search list.

Golf Course Homes in Anne Arundel County

What more could a golfer want than to live in a community with a great golf course, Here are your choices in Anne Arundel County, a historic Maryland county that combines the best of the Chesapeake Bay with small town charm. Just give us a call at the Lise Howe Group to see any of these stunning homes.

Homes on a Golf Course in Northern Virginia

Do you love playing golf? Do you want to have a golf course in your backyard? Is your idea of landscaping the gentle roll of a golf course and a few sand traps? Then check out all these golf course homes in Northern Virginia. Regardless of your price point, we have a home for you.

Gated Communities in the DC Metro Area

Gated Community

A gated communnity offers a greater sense of security, freedom from drop in visitors and salesmen, and a deeper sense of community. Gated communities are not common in the DC metro area, but there are enogh communities in various price ranges to offer you a choice.