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In Regards to COVID-19

These are unprecedented times. The Novel Coronavirus is shutting down businesses worldwide, and Maryland is no exception. With confirmed cases throughout the U.S. rising, it is imperative that we all do our part to help “flatten the curve” and mitigate the spread of this highly contagious virus.  We are taking the following measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, effective immediately: Our...

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5 Things to Look for When Buying a House

When buying a house, there are certain things you should pay attention to. Whether you buy the house to be a family home or an investment property, you should be well-versed in the things to look for and how to get the most out of the house buying experience. In today’s blog, we will discuss five things to check when buying a house. Remember to work with The DC Team when you buy a house in Washington,...

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The Benefits of Buying a House

For many first-time homebuyers, buying a house can seem daunting. With the right real estate team though, the process can be rewarding and lay the foundations of a solid financial future. The DC Team is proud to help first-time homebuyers get into the Washington, DC home they dream of owning. In today’s blog, we will discuss some of the benefits associated with buying a house. When you decide to stop...

Warren Buffett’s Childhood Home

Unbeknownst to the home’s current owners at the time of its purchase, the Spring Valley five-bedroom located at 4211 49th Street NW was home to Warren Buffett during his teenage years when his father served in the U.S. House of Representatives. Leyla and Anthony Serafino didn’t discover its famous heritage until they were under contract on the property. Upon learning that his childhood home had been...

A Dozen Incredible Real Estate Facts to Share with your Friends

Here are some mind blowing facts about Real Estate you can share with your friends. Here at The DC Team we ran across this original article at http://www.lightersideofrealestate.com/real-estate-life/12-mind-blowing-real-estate-facts-to-entertain-your-brain. Even some of these facts stumped us, scroll down and see how many you knew about. Have fun, and don’t forget to share with your...

BLIZZARD SURVIVAL GUIDE: Everything you need to know to prepare for the storm

The DC Team wants you to check out the lists below to make sure you are prepared: –Winterize your vehicle and keep the gas tank full. A full tank will keep the fuel line from freezing. –Insulate your home by installing storm windows or covering windows with plastic from the inside to keep cold air out. –Maintain heating equipment and chimneys by having them cleaned and inspected every year. –If...

Winterizing your home in just 10 easy steps!

Here are ten tips to help you prepare your home for winter: If you haven’t had the opportunity to winterize your home yet, HERE ARE 10 HELPS TIPS to get you started. 1) Furnace Inspection Call an HVAC professional to inspect your furnace and clean ducts. Stock up on furnace filters and change them monthly. Consider switching out your thermostat for a programmable thermostat. If your home is heated by a...

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