I have a Herndon listing that is in the Langley district, but the owner tells me it will lose its langley district status in the future even though that news is NOT at the county website. But is it worth the risk???
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Some good observations and answers were given by several agents here as well.
Yet I admin when years are good with real estate, those newer homes with open floor plan tend appreciate a bit more. As of today, their price drop is deeper. It all depends on your risk taking factor and time you plan to stay with your new GF home.
I live in Great Falls myself and I just sold a home priced just below 1 million, waiting for settlement.
Considering the fact that the average home price range is 1.2-1.3 millions, I would recommend you focusing on 1.2 million or below. There is about 10% negotiation range on listing price in general.
Great falls homes hold value very well I mean those under 1.2 million. People who moved in area rarely move out unless it is for retirement or relocation. That is one of the reasons value stays. There are homes around 700k or so. If commute is not a big issue for you, homes in GF closer to fairfax county pkwy offer more choices.
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