Posts under Tag: Eastern Market homes for sale
New Museum Groundbreaking on February 22

The National Museum of African American History and Culture, established in 2003 by an Act of Congress,  will be the the 19th Smithsonian Institution museum. It is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, art, history and culture. Construction is expected to be completed in 2015.  Whether you are […] Continue Reading »

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Rent or Buy? How to Pick the Right Neighborhood?

New to the area? Are you trying to decide whether to rent or buy your home right now. This is a frequently asked question, and your answer depends on more than just the market: your life, your vision and your commitment to the area.

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Chevy Chase Homes for Sale – Special Service

Just as the Lise Howe Team delivers special service to its clients who are searching for Bethesda or Chevy Chase homes for sale, Chevy Chase Village takes excellent care of its residents!

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Advice to Sellers – Look Carefully at Those Offers in the First 14 Days to sell your Bethesda Home, Your Luxury DC Estate, Your Condo at Tysons
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Realtors always press sellers to price their house competitively right upfront. It’s one of the toughest jobs Realtors have, to explain that “testing the waters” serves no function in this market. An overpriced listing might serve one function, and that is that those “pent-up buyers” now recognize the value of another house already in the market that’s been reduced and they rush to buy it!
The early offers in the first 14 days of the listing represent the pent up demand for that particular house style, neighborhood and price range.

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esley Heights is a small neighborhood of Washington, DC situated south of Tenleytown. It is bordered by New Mexico Avenue (on the East), Nebraska Avenue (on the North), Battery-Kemble Park (on the West) and Glover Parkway (on the South). Foxhall Road is the main roadway passing through Wesley Heights. Wesley Heights is in Northwest, in Ward 3 and Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3D. Although technically not part of Wesley Heights, the neighborhood of Berkley, which lies south of Glover Parkway, is similar in style to Wesley Heights and is often considered informally to be part of Wesley Heights.

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Historic Capitol Hill’s Riverfront is the New Place to Live

DC is constantly growing and creating new dynamic neighborhoods. One of the recent re-births is the waterfront near Nationals Park and the Navy Yard. Although some projects have been delayed or scrapped because of the recessions, there still is an incredible amount of energy going on in this new and exciting DC neighborhood

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On the Market or Off During the Holidays?

While there are many good reasons to take your home off the market during the holidays, there are some strong reasons to stay on. The buyers are motivated and your competition is reduced! Bake some home made cookies and think about it!

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If you are going to spend top dollar for a house, you want a golden goose and not a turkey. Now, that doesn’t mean your home, whether starter house or luxury estate, has to be perfect. You are going to spend some money after you move in —  but wouldn’t you rather focus on new […] Continue Reading »

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The 30th of the month finds us in the Forest Hills

Forest Hills is perfect for the home seeker looking for a quite escape close to all the amenities of urban living as well as the (almost) wilderness area of Rock Creek Park The elegant #306 of  The Parker House on Connecticut Avenue is now listed at $549, 000 dollars. We are planning a Holiday open […] Continue Reading »

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Day 26-Lise Says Fall in Love With RIVER FALLS

If you are looking for that magical combination of luxury home and community focus, then your search can stop at River Falls,in Potomac Maryland. With classic Gosnell built colonials on quiet streets named after horse related terms like Hackamore and Stable, this neighborhood rarely has homes for sale since everyone loves it so much!

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