May 2019

5 Nonlazy Reasons to Skip Remodeling Before You Sell

5 Nonlazy Reasons to Skip Remodeling Before You Sell   skynesher/iStock   Home sellers often hear that if they ever hope to find a buyer, they must whip their house into perfect shape—fix this, paint that, repair the box fans, overhaul your horribly outdated kitchen. But just looking at the list of renovations is exhausting! […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 13, 2019

How Much House Can You Afford? Down Payment and Mortgage Rates Explained

How Much House Can You Afford? Down Payment and Mortgage Rates Explained urfinguss/iStock How much house can you afford? Knowing you want to buy a home is one thing; knowing how much of a mortgage payment you can handle is quite another. Too often, dreams and reality collide: You’re yearning for a four-bedroom Colonial, but […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 13, 2019

Vignette Staging for Beginners: Get Your Home Sold by Telling a Story

Vignette Staging for Beginners: Get Your Home Sold by Telling a Story KatarzynaBialasiewicz/iStock If you’re in the middle of selling a home, chances are good you’ve heard of staging. But what about “vignette staging”? Although it might sound strange, vignette staging is something you’ve seen before. And that’s because it’s everywhere: in magazines, in real […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 13, 2019

Buying a House Remodeled Without a Permit? Here’s What You’re on the Hook For

Buying a House Remodeled Without a Permit? Here’s What You’re on the Hook For Kerkez/iStock Imagine attending an open house and stepping into a newly remodeled master bathroom complete with brand-new Carrara marble tiling and a luxurious free-standing tub. Home improvements like this are enough to make potential home buyers fall in love, and it […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 13, 2019

Did You Make the Most Common Home-Buying Mistake? Here Are 6 Ways to Fix It

Did You Make the Most Common Home-Buying Mistake? Here Are 6 Ways to Fix It jhorrocks/iStock What’s the most common home-buying mistake? If you’re reading this from a cramped living room, or while lying in your itty-bitty “master” bedroom, you probably know the answer: buying a too-small home. The mistake is so common that I—a […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 13, 2019

OPEN HOUSE, May 11, Saturday 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM 3224 EAGLE RIDGE DRIVE, WOODBRIDGE, VA Get Directions Click Here Description Features Photos Maps & Local Schools Walk Score $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS 4 BATHROOMS (3 full, 1 half) 3256 Square Feet Move-in-ready 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom 3200+ sf brick-front colonial in […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 10, 2019