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Briggman Market Watch – January 2015 – Zillow predicts 1% increase this year

Posted February 19th, 2015 Leave A Comment

Weekly Arlington update

Here my scoop on Arlington real estate market for January 2015: Happy to report - Arlington real estate market is very hot and healthy, but not crazy. Last year home values went up 4.3% and based on numerous factors Zillow predicts they will rise 1% within the next year. You might be wondering – why only 1%? Simple laws of supply and demand - number of homes for sale is increasing (supply is going up) and the number of sold properties... Continue Reading Article...

Briggman Market Watch for 2014 – The Prices Are Up for the 5th Year in a Row!

Posted January 16th, 2015 Leave A Comment

Briggman Market Watch

This is The Briggman Market Watch, giving buyers and sellers the latest news on Arlington real estate. So how was the Arlington real estate market in 2014? It was a pretty flat year due to decline in federal employment, federal contracting and job growth only in lower-wage sectors. Mortgage rates did not go up as expected and are incredibly low, but qualifying for a mortgage is still very difficult. The good news is average and median sales prices went up for the... Continue Reading Article...

Briggman Market Watch for October 2014

Posted November 17th, 2014 Leave A Comment

Briggman Market Watch

Hi, I’m Renata Briggman, and this is the Briggman Market Watch, giving buyers and sellers the latest news on Arlington real estate. So what was happening in Arlington real estate market in October 2014? Here in Arlington the market does not seem to have the same buzz as in 2013, even though the number of sales so far this year is about the same. (2,841 in 2013 vs. 2,846 in 2014) So what’s happening? I think it’s the increase in inventory. We... Continue Reading Article...

Arlington open houses, new listings and mortgage rates for this weekend 11/8-11/9

Posted November 7th, 2014 Leave A Comment

Updated Arlington new listing, open house and rate list for this weekend 11/8-11/9: Here is a link to new listings in Arlington, VA – all were submitted to MLS in the last 7 days. The are sorted from the lowest to the highest price. Here is a link to all open houses in Arlington, VA this weekend. Sorted from the lowest price to the highest. If you’d like more information on a specific neighborhood or piece range – just let me know – I’m here... Continue Reading Article...

Arlington open houses, new listings and mortgage rates for this weekend 11/1-11/2

Posted October 31st, 2014 Leave A Comment

Arlington VA interest rates

Updated Arlington new listing, open house and rate list for this weekend 10/25-10/26: Here is a link to new listings in Arlington, VA – all were submitted to MLS in the last 7 days. The are sorted from the lowest to the highest price. Here is a link to all open houses in Arlington, VA this weekend. Sorted from the lowest price to the highest. If you’d like more information on a specific neighborhood or piece range – just let me know – I’m here... Continue Reading Article...

Arlington’s new listings, open houses and mortgage rates for this weekend 10/25-10/26

Posted October 24th, 2014 Leave A Comment

Updated Arlington new listing, open house and rate list for this weekend 10/25-10/26: Here is a link to new listings in Arlington, VA – all were submitted to MLS in the last 7 days. The are sorted from the lowest to the highest price. Here is a link to all open houses in Arlington, VA this weekend. Sorted from the lowest price to the highest. If you’d like more information on a specific neighborhood or piece range – just let me know – I’m here... Continue Reading Article...

Briggman Market Watch for September – the latest in Arlington real estate

Posted October 15th, 2014 Leave A Comment

The Arlington Expert

Hi, I’m Renata Briggman, and this is the Arlington Expert Market Watch, giving buyers and sellers the latest news on Arlington real estate. Here in Metro DC, the Arlington market is holding strong.  We achieved record highs last month!!!! Price per square foot for Arlington homes reached its all time high at $482! (Just to give you a better idea - during the hottest real estate market in 2005 price per square foot reached $442) Here is a chart for average sales... Continue Reading Article...

Arlington’s new listings, open houses and mortgage rates for this weekend 10/11-10/12

Posted October 10th, 2014 Leave A Comment

Arlington VA interest rates

Updated Arlington new listing, open house and rate list for this weekend 9/27-9/28: Here is a link to new listings in Arlington, VA – all were submitted to MLS in the last 7 days. The are sorted from the lowest to the highest price. Here is a link to all open houses in Arlington, VA this weekend. Sorted from the lowest price to the highest. If you’d like more information on a specific neighborhood or piece range – just let me know – I’m here... Continue Reading Article...

Arlington’s new listings, open houses and mortgage rates for this weekend 10/4-10/5

Posted October 3rd, 2014 Leave A Comment

Arlington VA interest rates

Updated Arlington new listing, open house and rate list for this weekend 9/27-9/28: Here is a link to new listings in Arlington, VA – all were submitted to MLS in the last 7 days. The are sorted from the lowest to the highest price. Here is a link to all open houses in Arlington, VA this weekend. Sorted from the lowest price to the highest. If you’d like more information on a specific neighborhood or piece range – just let me know – I’m here... Continue Reading Article...

Arlington’s new listings, open houses and rates for this weekend 9/27-9/28

Posted September 26th, 2014 Leave A Comment

The Arlington Expert

Updated Arlington new listing, open house and rate list for this weekend 9/27-9/28: Here is a link to new listings in Arlington, VA – all were submitted to MLS in the last 7 days. The are sorted from the lowest to the highest price. Here  is a link to all open houses in Arlington, VA this weekend. Sorted from the lowest price to the highest. If you’d like more information on a specific neighborhood or piece range – just let me know – I’m here... Continue Reading Article...