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Metro DC Real Estate is a blog written by Dana Hollish Hill of the Hollish Hill Group at JPAR Stellar Living. She is a licensed Broker in DC, Virginia and Maryland. This blog highlights information and statistics on the current state of the market, provides an insider look into what is happening on the front lines of the real estate industry today, and offers a commentary on the day-to-day life of a real estate agent who loves and follows NAR's Code of Ethics.
I've been preparing to teach a Fair Housing class and talking to fellow agents and many seem surprised that most of the Fair Housing complaints each year come from the same group. In fact, according to the National Fair Housing Alliance, 58.9% of the complaints alleging discrimination in 2019 wer...
After many years at the same company, I made a move to a new brokerage. You may not have heard of us, but YOU WILL.It's JPAR Stellar Living.JP & Associates REALTORS (JPAR - pronounced Jay-Par) is the fastest growing real estate company in the country and though it's been in other states for some ...
Today I heard my daughter cry as she learned that Ruth Bader Ginsburg had passed away. She's interested in becoming a judge so this hit her hard. Then  she broke the news to me. It was right after I heard a report saying we'd reached 200,000 deaths from Covid-19 in the United States alone.There a...
 So, are people REALLY fleeing the cities because of the pandemic?It’s been months since the first stay-in-place and social distancing orders were announced and people are finding ways to combat cabin fever – including moving.Why are they moving? Homebuyers are looking for more dedicated office/w...
Charred Oak Estates Market ReportBethesda, MDJune 2020  Curious about what's going on with real estate in Charred Oak Estates and how the pandemic has impacted home sales? Let's look at the numbers:   As you can see from the charts, the numbers of Sold properties is steady and number of New Pendi...
Charred Oak Estates Market ReportBethesda, MDApril 2020  Curious about what's going on with real estate in Charred Oak Estates and how the pandemic may be impacting sales? Let's look at the numbers:   As you can see from the charts, the numbers of Sold properties is up and number of New Pending p...
Happy RED Day!What are you doing to celebrate?There are many ways to celebrate RED Day. I chose to support www.frontlawns2frontlines.com which raised money to purchase 100 hot meals from two local restaurants -   The Spot in Downtown Rockville and Mandalay Restaurant in Silver Spring, and we deli...
 One winter weekend morning, my family was surprised by an early morning knock at the door. It was our neighbors who had noticed that the holly bush in front of our home looked like a giant ice sculpture. Our front hose bib had not been winterized and the pipe froze and burst. We were lucky that ...
Over the years, I've attended hundreds of home inspections with my buyer clients and noticed some trends in the items that inspectors note as not to code, not in normal workingorder, or improperly installed. While some of these items, like a missing anti-tip bracket forthe kitchen stove, can easi...
Are you thinking about selling your home to move into something smaller and easier to maintain? Are you curious what your home is worth? Not sure where you might live next?Consider Leisure World!If you're thinking about staying in the area, consider Leisure World. This age-restricted, gated, adul...

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Author Bio: Dana Hollish Hill is an experienced real estate professional licensed in Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia. She serves as REALTOR®, Broker & Coach at JPAR Stellar Living