The Difference a Low Mortgage Rate Makes

The Difference a Low Mortgage Rate Makes

Long-term mortgage rates remain just below 3% and just above their all-time record low.  A year ago, rates were 56 basis points higher. UrbanTurf has taken its semi-regular look to see how the much lower rates are impacting mortgage payments. A home with a $800,000...
Which Home Is the Best Layout for You?

Which Home Is the Best Layout for You?

Which Home Is the Best Layout for You? When you consider what you want in your next home, you tend to think first about the location and maybe the number of bedrooms. But the overall layout of any home – from the distance between the kitchen and living room to the...
DMV Real Estate Market Remains Stable

DMV Real Estate Market Remains Stable

Rough Economy But Why Aren’t Home Prices Dropping? Anyone hoping that our current economic chaos would be deals in the housing market have thus far been disappointed. In May, the median listing price in the United States was up 1.4 percent year-over-year, according to...