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Shopping & Local Amenities in District of Columbia : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Sep 4, 2016
Sally Grenier answered:
This depends on what type of loan you're getting and what you can afford. You need to sit down with a local lender who can review all of your financial info. The more you put down, the better. If you can afford 20% down that would eliminate the need for mortgage insurance, which will add to your monthly payment. But many people don't have that. You can buy a home with as little as 3.5% down with an FHA loan. ... more
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Sun Feb 15, 2015
Jack Hurley asked:
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Thu Sep 25, 2014
Kevin J Vandenbroek answered:
There is a large grocery store in the 17307 zip code. And just 8-miles away, there are 3 major grocery stores: Giant, Weis and Kennie's.
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Sun Dec 15, 2013
Lanre Folayan answered:
Hello Diamond,

How are you doing? Happy Sunday to you. Hope all is well. Just wanted to know if you ever got the information that you was looking for? Also are they any other places that you have in mind? Please reply to this message at you earliest convenience. Take care. ... more
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Tue Oct 22, 2013
Thomas Henry answered:
Whole Foods is right next door at 2201 I St NW
FoBoGro is at 2140 F Street NW
and Trader Joes is a few blocks away at 1101 25th St NW,
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Mon Jan 14, 2013
Mark Rutstein answered:
Parking is a rarity in DC. Most apartment buildings you must pay an extra fee each month for a parking spot. Also when purchasing a house or condo if there is off street parking you can expect the price to be higher. ... more
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Tue Jul 24, 2007
Melissa Mancini answered:
Hi There,

Yes, there are many thrift stores or “resale shops” in this are (in fact, too many to paste her for you), but here is a link for you to visit with all of the addresses and phone numbers. Happy Shopping!

Melissa Mancini, Realtor, CBR, GRI
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