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Economist: Region’s home sales to slow, but not stall

Remember the scene in “Animal House” where Kevin Bacon pleads with everyone not to panic – and gets trampled when they panic anyway? Lisa Sturtevant might be able to relate. She’d be Kevin Bacon in this scenario. Sturtevant is chief economist...

Local sellers continue to get more on per-square-foot basis

Even as buyers have more inventory to choose from, sellers across the local region continue to get, on average, more per square foot for their properties than they were getting a year ago. In both May and for the first...

Arlington still sees relatively strong home-buyer interest

The regional and national real-estate markets may be cooling, but Arlington remains atop the pack in the Washington area when it comes to maintaining home-buyer interest. The county was the highest-scoring among 10 jurisdictions in the latest monthly Bright MLS...

Analyst: Fundamentals ‘remain strong’ in Va. housing market

Virginia’s real-estate market reported seasonal vigor in April, despite being held back by inventory issues and rising national economic woes. A total of 11,991 properties went to closing across the commonwealth during the month, according to figures reported by the...

Pro-seller environment continues (for now) in local homes market

It’s a good, albeit slightly lagging, indicator of the state of the local real-estate market – the number of months’ worth of housing supply available at any given point in time. Any figure higher than three months’ worth of housing...

More and more Fairfax homes selling for $1-million-plus

A dearth of inventory continues to hold back the Fairfax County real-estate market, but also is pushing prices higher – with the average single-family sales price last month again clocking it at more than $1 million. A total of 1,523...

Arlington homeowners cashing in at sales time

There may be an end in sight at some point for rising single-family home values in Arlington. But so far, it hasn’t been reached. The average sales price of the 100 single-family properties that went to closing in April was...

Per-square-foot home-sales prices still on upswing

Headwinds may be on the horizon, but home-sellers across Northern Virginia are still getting more on a per-square-foot basis from buyers than they were a year before, according to new data. The year-over-year increase for the first four months of...

More Va. Realtors seeing prospect of downturn in market

They remain in the minority, but an increasing number of Virginia Realtors see the prospect of declining home-sales prices in coming months, according to a new survey. “The share of survey respondents who expect prices to rise in their local...

Future of home sales, prices? Jury is still out

The first quarter of 2022 saw more metropolitan areas reach double-digit annual price gains than the previous quarter, according to the National Association of Realtors’ latest quarterly report. Seventy percent of 185 measured metros, including Washington, experienced such price gains,...
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