McLean Real Estate News
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Monday Oct 27 | via Patch.com
Bruce L. Green, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced the McLean/Dolley Madison office was recognized for outstanding performance in September. The office led the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Fairfax, Loudoun, Fauquier and Delaware counties, for resale dollar volume. Comment?
Thursday Oct 23 | via Patch.com
Charles Severance, charged with murdering three prominent Alexandrians, will have a year to prepare his defense before he goes on trial, according to several media reports Thursday. Judge Jane Marum Roush, who has handled other high-profile murder trials, set the trial date for Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. Comment?
Thursday Oct 23 | via National Mortgage News
The average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage was 3.92%, down from 3.97% last week, Freddie Mac said in a statement today. The average 15-year rate dropped to 3.08% from 3.18%, the McLean, Va.-based mortgage-finance company said. Comment?
Thursday Oct 23 | via Bloomberg
Mortgage rates in the U.S. declined, remaining at a 16-month low as more affordable borrowing costs fuel an increase in refinancing. The average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage was 3.92 percent, down from 3.97 percent last week, Freddie Mac said in a statement today. Comment?
Monday Oct 20 | via Patch.com
The Northern Virginia real estate market experienced some positive trends in September, according to a real estate trends report released Monday by Long & Foster. Here are insights, directly from the report: According to The Long & Foster Market Minute reports, homes across the region are selling in about six weeks or less on average. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 22 | via Business Journal
Unlike the across-the-board slowdown in Northern Virginia, housing sales across the Potomac remain strong with prices up from a year ago. Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via Business Wire
Eagle's proposed acquisition of Virginia Heritage Bank previously received all required regulatory approvals. Subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, the merger is expected to be completed on October 31, 2014. Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via Business Journal
In September, Greater Washington had 1.4 percent fewer home sales than last year for a total of 5,607 sales. Comment?
Sunday Oct 12 | via The Washington Post
Mark Loewen and Leo Mick, a Richmond couple, met at college in Virginia and spent eight years building a life there together. But because Loewen was an immigrant without full legal rights, and the two men could not marry without starting over and moving to another state, they faced constant financial, legal and emotional strains. Comment?
Friday Oct 10 | via WRVA-AM Richmond
Henrico, VA _ UPDATE: Henrico Police say they have recovered a 2014 Pathfinder stolen from a house in the 2700 block of Rudwick Road Wednesday, but are still looking for the thief. Police believe the man who stole the SUV is the same man who sexually assaulted a real estate agent he had asked to show him a model home in the 2400 block of Woodman Hills Terrace earlier. Comment?
2 min ago | via Paradise Post
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, but remained at historically low levels that signal a strengthening job market. Weekly applications increased 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 287,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. Comment?
Tuesday | via BlockShopper
Alain Bouladier and Claudie Montreuil sold a one-bedroom, one-bath home at 5620 SW Third Place, Unit 109, in Margate, to Claudie Montreuil for $22,500 on Oct. 21. The home has 680 square-feet of living space. Built in 1975, the home is located in the Margate South neighborhood of Margate. Comment?
Monday Oct 27 | via WMC-TV Memphis
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained below 4 percent. Mortgage company Freddie Mac says the nationwide average for a 30-year mortgage rose to 3.98 percent from 3.92 percent last week. Comment?
10 min ago | via ABA Journal
Understandably, every homebuyer wants to know as much as possible about a prospective residence. New roof? Check. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Washington Post
With the Federal Reserve's announcement Wednesday that it will no longer pump money into the economy , ending its two-year, $3 trillion bond-buying program, mortgage rates are expected to rise. Perhaps not as violently as they did back in June 2013 when the Fed first hinted at ending the economic stimulus. Comment?
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