The Seductions That Turn Green Real Estate Upside Down

Is Green real estate the place to be in Bethesda? Well, we all know Green is “in”…and it should be.  And not just because everyone in Hollywood drives a Prius either (although that’s part of the allure!). No…Green is cool because people dig the idea of avoiding “inconvenient realities” through relatively painless (?) lifestyle changes. …

Even in NW DC & Bethesda, Appraisal Regulations Puts A Wrench in Real Estate Recovery

Note To Appraisers Serving NW DC / Bethesda Area I can’t help but start this post with a kind reminder to some of the “professional” Appraisers out there If you “serve” Northwest DC and think “Cleveland Park” is actually a Park in Cleveland, maybe it’s best to ask for help. And no since I know …

DC City Council Passes New Co-op Taxation Regulations (well, almost)**

**see DC Coops update below… If you live in DC and believe in stimulating an especially satiated sector of the Washington DC real estate market, you now have the right to be slightly embittered. The DC City Council has passed a new co-op transfer tax that is set to go into effect on October 1 …