January 2019

That’s So 2018! The Most Outdated Home-Buying Advice You Should Now Ignore

  undefined undefined/iStock; realtor.com   There are few things more stressful than buying a home. That’s probably why nearly everyone who’s been through the home-buying process is happy to give you some advice. Observer can also help you in coping with the stress and anxiety that you encounter in this process. It’s a nice gesture, […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 29, 2019

How To Buy A Home With No Down Payment In Northern Virginia

Buying a home is one of the most satisfying experience anyone can have. However, most people think you need a huge down payment in order to buy a home in Northern Virginia. This is simply not true in today’s real estate market. There are some great no down payment home loans available today to make […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 25, 2019

Hey, Big Spender! 6 Reasons Why Your Higher Offer Won’t Win the House

  Peter Dazeley/Getty Images; alexsl/iStock; realtor.com   You’ve finally found your dream home, and it’s actually in your budget. You can swing it—with cash to spare—but with competition fierce, why not go all in and offer way above asking? The seller will be in no position to refuse, right? Well, hang on for a second. […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 17, 2019

Alexandria VA Neighborhoods & Subdivisions

Best Places to Live in Alexandria VA                   Looking for a great place to call home in Alexandria, Virginia? Check out the best neighborhoods and subdivision in Alexandria below. We have sorted homes for sale in Alexandria by neighborhood to make it easier for you to find […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 15, 2019

Fairfax County VA Communities

Looking for the best places to live in Fairfax County? Learn more about the most popular communities in Fairfax, Virginia and view homes by community below. Alexandria VA Homes for Sale Annandale VA Homes for Sale Burke VA Homes for Sale Centreville VA Homes for Sale Chantilly VA Homes for Sale Clifton VA Homes for […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 14, 2019

First-Time Home Buyer Hell: Their Biggest Mistakes and Regrets

  BartekSzewczyk/iStock   Life is full of regrets. There are those unfortunate fashion choices, such as shoulder pads, hammer pants, and the mullet. There’s your crazy ex. (What were you thinking?) And then there’s everything you did wrong when you bought your first home. The biggest regret of first-time home buyers was that their new […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Jan 12, 2019