March 7, 2019

Build Wealth through Real Estate, For Real!

Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances. Data is collected across all economic and social groups. The latest survey data covers 2013-2016. The study revealed that the median net worth of a homeowner is $231,400 […]
March 29, 2010

How to define the value of real estate properties

One of my passions in real estate is to help people understand that smoke and mirrors are not a necessary part of the real estate game. For instance, there are different pieces of information that when pulled all together can […]
May 27, 2009

The I word

Investment?  Income?  Interest? Actually, INFLATION.  The dirty little word, just there alongside Recession.   With the Fed now pouring money into the US economy by expanding its balance sheet to more than $2 trillion in order to stimulate the economy, there’s […]
January 5, 2009

West Village of Shirlington Addendum

There’s now a 1 bedroom on the market for $259,000.  That’s as low as they’ve gone. Look here for more particulars about West Village of Shirlington. This property would also make a great investment. Meet you there to check it […]
December 28, 2008

Because we need some good news

During these stressful economic times as promoted in the national media, it's good to remember that Arlington Virginia was recently named the top Wealth Center in the nation.
November 8, 2008

The Turks are Coming!

International TV films my listing Show Television, one of the major networks in Turkey, was in DC this past week covering the election, and before getting on the plane they filmed another business episode about the U.S. real estate market.  Their […]
October 22, 2008

Sign of the times

I’m working with a number of real estate investors in Arlington and Fairfax counties these days.  Just an on-the-ground indicator of where a lot of real estate activity currently is.