Melanie Davis' Blog

Posted on 07/12/2020
Financing Your Mortgage through a Credit Union
Image by Burst from Pexels Buying a home is an exciting time. As you start to comb through listings and decide you’re ready to take the plunge to purchase, you’ll want to pursue getting pre-approved for a mortgage. This way, you'll know how much you're approved for and can shop for homes within your price range. Additionally, having...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 07/08/2020
3815 14TH Street NW #5, Washington, DC 20011 now has a new price of $724,999!
Only Three Years Young! This Stunning Boutique Condo is Incredible, Ultra-Spacious and Magnificent in so many ways. Offering Open Floor Plan, High Ceilings, Designer Finishes, Full-Size Washer & Dryer in Unit, Solid Oak Wood Floors, Private Balcony/Roof Deck, Off Street Parking and Floor to Ceiling Windows That Pour in an Abundance of Natural Sunlight from Three Angles. Gourmet Kitchen Complimented w/ Carrara Marble Island, SS Appliances, Gas Range and Plenty of Cabinetry. Low $249/mo Condo Fee includes Water, Sewer & Trash. Two Extremely Spacious Bedrooms with Master Ensuite that Leads to the Amazing Roof Deck. Who needs a Car...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 07/07/2020
Listing Your High-Performance Home
Photo by rawpixel via Pixabay A high-performance home is one that operates efficiently, and saves you -- the homeowner -- significant costs in heating, cooling and more. When it comes time to sell a home of this type, the price point is typically higher -- up to 3.4 percent. High-performance homes are in demand today, and if you've...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 07/01/2020
3815 14TH Street NW #5, Washington, DC 20011 now has a new price of $734,999!
Only Three Years Young! This Stunning Boutique Condo is Incredible, Ultra-Spacious and Magnificent in so many ways. Offering Open Floor Plan, High Ceilings, Designer Finishes, Full-Size Washer & Dryer in Unit, Solid Oak Wood Floors, Private Balcony/Roof Deck, Off Street Parking and Floor to Ceiling Windows That Pour in an Abundance of Natural Sunlight from Three Angles. Gourmet Kitchen Complimented w/ Carrara Marble Island, SS Appliances, Gas Range and Plenty of Cabinetry. Low $249/mo Condo Fee includes Water, Sewer & Trash. Two Extremely Spacious Bedrooms with Master Ensuite that Leads to the Amazing Roof Deck. Who needs a Car...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 06/28/2020
What is a Zombie Property?
Photo by Curtis Adams from Pexels Zombie properties are homes that have been visibly abandoned but actual ownership has not. The term became popular in the housing industry during the 2007-08 housing crisis when people being unable to make their mortgage payments reached a catastrophic point. According to ATTOM Data Solutions, a firm that tracks different types of...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 06/21/2020
Old-School Culinary Gardening - How to Start
Photo by stux via Pixabay If you're like many busy homeowners, you may not have a lot of time to cultivate a vegetable garden for the purpose of putting food on the family table. However, old-school culinary herb gardens are deceptively easy to grow, and they pull double duty by providing an exceedingly pleasing aesthetic. Not only do they...
+ 8 more
Read More
Posted on 06/14/2020
Should You Craft a Home Selling Budget?
A home selling budget may prove to be exceedingly valuable. With this budget in hand, an individual will know approximately how much money that he or she will need to complete the home selling journey. Now, let's take a look at three expenses to include in a home selling budget. 1. Home Cleaning If you want to impress buyers,...
Read More
Posted on 06/14/2020
3815 14TH Street NW #5, Washington, DC 20011 is now new to the market!
Only Three Years Young! This Stunning Boutique Condo is Incredible, Ultra-Spacious and Magnificent in so many ways. Offering Open Floor Plan, High Ceilings, Designer Finishes, Full-Size Washer & Dryer in Unit, Solid Oak Wood Floors, Private Balcony/Roof Deck, Off Street Parking and Floor to Ceiling Windows That Pour in an Abundance of Natural Sunlight from Three Angles. Gourmet Kitchen Complimented w/ Carrara Marble Island, SS Appliances, Gas Range and Plenty of Cabinetry. Low $249/mo Condo Fee includes Water, Sewer & Trash. Two Extremely Spacious Bedrooms with Master Ensuite that Leads to an Amazing Roof Deck. Who needs a Car...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 06/07/2020
4 Quick Fixes for Cabinet Doors that Won't Shut
Photo by Nick Magwood via Pixabay There's nothing more annoying than a cabinet door in the kitchen or bathroom that won't close properly. It squeaks. It catches. Plus it makes the space look less "put together" no matter how clean it otherwise is. Ignoring a door that won't close correctly, can do damage to the hinge or door....
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 05/31/2020
Benefits of Adding a Pergola
Photo by marcdenning via Pixabay Adding square footage of living space to your home is always a sound investment. Not only does it give you and your family more space to play, but it adds resale value, too -- even if the square footage you add is outdoors. A well-designed and constructed pergola does both. It provides shade...
+ 1 more
Read More
Showing Results
1 - 12 of171