Entries by Andrew Goodman

The Right Fit

The Right Fit Written by Andrew Goodman Question: I having been looking for the “right” home for so long and I just can’t find one that fits all of my criteria. What are the main things that I should focus on? When looking at a property, most people walk in the door and want to […]

The Truth Behind A Buyers Agent

Written by Andrew Goodman Question: Why do I need a buyer’s agent, especially if I am purchasing new construction? In today’s hot market and with the lack of inventory, many buyers are leaning toward purchasing in new construction developments. I’ve written about things you should know prior to purchasing a new construction property. Obviously, as […]

Buying In A Sellers Market

Written by Andrew Goodman Question: I have been submitting offer after offer on properties and I’m losing to competing offers. What are the keys to winning a bidding war? I am sorry that you are having a hard time. Bethesda is a hot market and you are not the only one losing bidding war after […]

Repairs From A Home Inspection

Written by Andrew Goodman Question: My home just had a home inspection done by the buyers. We received an addendum asking for a ton of items to either be repaired or replaced. Which items are we responsible to take care of and which items can we ignore? The answer to your question has changed over […]

What To Look For In A Condo

Question: I am looking at purchasing a condo. Is there anything that I should be paying attention to besides the overall appearance and size of the condo? When buying a condo, there are several things to consider. Not all condos are the same nor are all condo buildings the same. Make sure to consider all […]

The Right Fit

Question: I having been looking for the “right” home for so long and I just can’t find one that fits all of my criteria. What are the main things that I should focus on? When looking at a property, most people walk in the door and want to get that wow feeling. I completely understand […]

Pike & Rose Blooms In North Bethesda

Written by Andrew Goodman Question: What affect do you think the development of the Pike and Rose project will have on the real estate of its immediate area? Pike & Rose is a development project set to open its first phase in the summer and fall of this year. The total project is going to […]

Best Time To Sell Your Home

Written by Andrew Goodman Question: When is the best time to sell your home? Most agents will recommend listing your property during the spring season. Spring is a good time of year for sellers who are looking to sell a single-family home for several reasons, though the school calendar tends to be the leading motivator […]

Metropolitan Washington DC Home Prices on the Rise

Written By: Andrew Goodman Metropolitan Washington DC home prices are on the rise. Is this due to the lack of inventory? Low interest rates? I believe it’s a combination of both. Currently, the DC real estate inventory is low. Meaning, the supply of homes for the amount of buyers that are looking to purchase (demand) […]