Gourmet Gadgets: Are Niche Kitchen Appliances Worth the Cash? From a real estate perspective some of these are highly functional and could add value (Steaming oven, Double Drawer Dishwasher) and some of them are, well, a bit much. They are all pretty cool though! Check them out here!
OPTIMISM The Christmas season tends to bring out many emotions and thoughts and this year it has led me to a powerful one. Optimism! For those of us who believe it’s when we celebrate the birth of the Christ child, who literally split history in two and who promises salvation for all. I know [...]
Changes are in the wind…..and it is GOOD! Let’s lead off with my favorite piece of recent news. The Consumer Confidence reports from 2 weeks ago came out at they are at a 9 YEAR HIGH! Check out this Bloomberg article for more on that. This is the umbrella under which our moving real [...]
We had a very informative meeting, and changes they are afoot! One of our regular guests, Dr Stephen Fuller with the George Mason Regional Policy Centre gave us lots of stats and projections which I will meld into some solid observations and predictions for the real estate market in the DC area for [...]
There are folks out there with genius ideas (instant wine chiller) and some who need to be sent to their room (a "smart pan"?) What's next? A hammer with an ON/OFF switch? Source : Just How Genius (or Dumb) Are these 'Smart' Kitchen Gadgets?
My Dad always used to say "There is no time like the present!" In some markets, like the one we are in, there is really not a bad time to be on the market. Well priced and properly marketed homes are still moving well. I've sold homes the day after Christmas. Here's an article with some great points [...]
It’s the most magical time of year, the holiday season – Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year’s Day. It’s the time of year when homes are decorated beautifully, families and friends gather to celebrate and the weather takes a turn for the colder. Taking all of these things into consideration, why would the [...]