MMK Realty’s Northern Virginia Real Estate Blog

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How to start building your home’s annual maintenance checklist

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Wondering how to start building your home’s annual maintenance checklist? There are few experiences more exhilarating than getting the keys to your first-ever home in Northern Virginia. After all, it’s yours. With all that freedom, however, comes a great deal of new responsibility. After all, there’s no more landlord to call when the roof starts […]

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Sold! MMK Realty Earns Platinum Top Producer Award

MMK Realty Earns Platinum Top Producer Award

Just in, MMK Realty earns Platinum Top Producer Award! As a real estate agent in Northern Virginia, I have been at this for many years. I have spent countless hours and many weekends working tirelessly to help my clients get their properties sold fast. Real estate is a tough industry and I take great pride […]

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Updated! Top Fall Home Maintenance Tips for Northern Virginia Homeowners

Top Fall Home Maintenance Tips for Northern Virginia Homeowners_mmk realty

Fall is just around the corner and fall home maintenance should be on every homeowners radar. I have been in the business a long time and time and time again I come across homeowners that need reminders about what they should be doing in the fall. So, I put together a list of the top […]

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MMK Realty Making a Splash in Northern Virginia Real Estate

My daughter recently said to me, “Mom, you are making a splash in real estate!” Then, she showed me a collage she had put together representing who she thinks I am as a Realtor. I certainly had a “mom moment” as I felt my heart melt. I could not believe my daughter had put this […]

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6 Virtual Attractions to Enjoy in Northern Virginia Right Now

6 Virtual Attractions to Enjoy in Northern Virginia Right Now_MMK Realty

Are you looking for virtual attractions to enjoy in Northern Virginia right now? We are heading into August in Northern Virginia and that means hot weather. With continued uncertainty about COVID-19 and triple digit heat, you are probably going stir crazy looking for things to do. If you are not in the mood to tackle […]

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The Listing Presentation: What to Expect from a NOVA REALTOR

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Wondering what to expect from a listing presentation? If you are getting ready for a listing presentation, here is what what to expect from a Northern Virginia REALTOR. When it comes to hiring a Real Estate Agent to list your Northern Virginia home for sale, of course you want to work with the best! Additionally, […]

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Northern Virginia Summer Home Maintenance Guide

Northern Virginia Summer Home Maintenance Guide

Looking for a Northern Virginia summer home maintenance guide? Summer is upon us here in Northern Virginia and that means it is time for us to get outside–and take care of our summer home maintenance. Currently, summer home maintenance is probably not at the forefront of your mind because we, as a community and nation […]

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Considering Mortgage Forbearance on Your Northern Virginia Home?

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Are you considering mortgage forbearance on your Northern Virginia home? While mortgage forbearance can be a lifesaver from some, in most of cases opting for forbearance is not a good idea. If you can make your payments, continue to do. The first thing to understand about mortgage forbearance is that it is not free money. […]

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Spring Home Maintenance Tips for your Northern Virginia Home

Spring Home Maintenance Tips for your Northern Virginia Home_mmk realty llc

Are you finally ready for spring home maintenance tips for your Northern Virginia home? It is spring in Northern Virginia, though it has not quite felt like a typical spring in the DMV. In fact, it has been a little bit chilly with temperatures hovering in the high 50s to low 60s for much of […]

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Michelle Williams of MMK Realty LLC launches The McKendall Foundation

Michelle Williams of MMK Realty LLC launches The McKendall Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Michelle Williams of MMK Realty LLC launches The McKendall Foundation LLC in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic! Together we’re raising money to support those that suffer from Congenital Heart and Lung Disease who will need critical support should they contract COVID-19 and are not able to get the vital care they need […]

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Smart Ways Realtors are Managing Transactions during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Smart Ways Realtors are Managing Transactions during the COVID-19 Pandemic MMK realty northern virginia real estate

Are you looking for ways Realtors are managing transactions during the COVID-19 Pandemic? Here in Northern Virginia, we (like much of the U.S.) are slowly realizing and beginning to adapt to life during the COVID-19 Pandemic. News headlines are emerging more rapidly than we can handle, information updates are coming in by the minute, and […]

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6 DIY Spring Home Improvement Tips for Your Northern Virginia Home

6 DIY Spring Home Improvement Tips for Your Northern Virginia Home_mmk realty llc

Are you looking for spring home improvement tips for your Northern Virginia home? Let us face it, DIY repurposing is not going anywhere anytime soon. Why, because there is so much to love about repurposing old items. Not only can you explore your inner creative self but you can usually save a lot of money […]

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Michelle Williams Earns Military Relocation Professional Certification

For Immediate Release: Military Relocation Professional Certification Military Personnel and Veterans Benefit from Realtor® Expertise in Military Benefits, the Relocation Process, and Support FAIRFAX, VA MAY 20, 2019. Michelle Williams of MMK Realty LLC has been awarded the nationally recognized Military Relocation Professional Certification.  The National Association of Realtors® awards the MRP certification to Realtors® […]

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A Military Family’s Guide to Living in Northern Virginia

A Military Family’s Guide to Living in Northern Virginia michelle williams mmk realty

Are you looking for a Military Family’s Guide to living in Northern Virginia? If you are planning a military move because of a duty assignment or are simply looking to move to the Northern Virginia area because of its strong military population and large federal workforce, I highly recommend looking in Fairfax County, Arlington County, […]

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New Year New Home: Decluttering Tips for Northern Virginia Homeowners

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Are you looking for decluttering tips to help get you motivated and organized? It is 2020 after all, and while you may still may be decompressing from the holidays you are probably at least thinking about how you want to improve your home in the New Year. You might be considering buying/selling or renovating and/or […]

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Why Military Members Should Buy A Home in Northern Virginia

why military members should buy a home in Northern Virginia

There are a lot of great reasons why military members should buy a home in Northern Virginia. There are two reasons in particular that are especially advantageous to military members: tax benefits and the VA loan–but more on that in a moment. Deciding whether to buy or rent is a challenging decision for military members […]

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5 Quick Tips for Winterizing Your Northern Virginia Home

5 Quick Tips for Winterizing Your Northern Virginia Home_mmk realty fairfax arlington alexandria loudoun county real estate

Looking for quick tips for winterizing your Northern Virginia home? Northern Virginia is a wonderful place to live and one of my favorite things about this area is that we enjoy four true weather seasons. Enjoyable as our weather is, Northern Virginia homeowners have to be proactive about winterizing their homes each year because winters […]

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8 Ways to Get Your Northern Virginia Home Sold Fast

8 Ways to Get Your Northern Virginia Home Sold Fast

Are you looking for 8 ways to get your Northern Virginia home sold fast? Okay, you are finally ready to sell your home! You’ve done your research, you’ve made the decision, and now it’s time to sell your Northern Virginia home—and you’ve got to do it fast. But, like any residential property (even newer ones), […]

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Favorite Northern Virginia Fall Festivals

Favorite Northern Virginia Fall Festivals MMK Realty Northern Virginia

Are you looking for some local favorite Northern Virginia Fall Festivals? Fall is a wonderful time to be in Northern Virginia because the weather is beautiful and the activities are abundant. In fact, there are so many great events happening around this time of year I find it hard to choose! Often, I like to […]

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5 Strategies to Add Market Value to Your Home

Strategies to Add Market Value to Your Home

Looking for some strategies to add market value to your home? As is the case with most Americans, your home is likely your most significant financial investment. Thus, like most people, you desire to enhance the market value of your home whenever possible. There are five strategies that you should consider employing as a means […]

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12 Most Popular Interior Design Trends in 2019

Most Popular Interior Design Trends in 2019

Looking for the most popular interior design trends in 2019? With each passing year there are interesting developments when it comes to interior design and decorating. There are 12 interior design trends that are capturing the attention of people interested in upping the look and feel of their homes. Perhaps you will find some of […]

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Top 40 Best Recipe Food Sites to Cook Delicious & Healthy Meals

Top 40 Best Recipe Food Sites

Looking for the top 40 best recipe food sites? If you are interested in healthier eating for yourself and your family, without sacrificing taste, you undoubtedly desire access to the best recipes around. Here are the top 40 best recipe food sites that provide precisely the kinds of recipes you are seeking to plate healthier […]

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7 Simple Home Repair or Improvement Projects You Can Do Yourself

7 Simple Home Repair or Improvement Projects You Can Do Yourself

Looking for 7 simple home repair or improvement projects you can do yourself? Part of homeownership is dealing with items that need to be repaired as the need to do so arises. There are home repair projects that are also easy to undertake without professional assistance. Presented for your consideration here are 7 simple home […]

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Reality Check! Real Advice For Northern Virginia Home Sellers

Real Advice For Northern Virginia Home Sellers

Need for real advice for Northern Virginia home sellers? Reality check. Things just got real. It’s time to sell your Northern Virginia home. Maybe you’re looking to upgrade or downsize or relocate for work. Or perhaps you’ve had a property in rental for a number of years and now it’s time to sell. Whatever the […]

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21 Great Things To Do In Northern Virginia

great things to do in Northern Virginia

Looking for great things to do in Northern Virginia? Growing up a Navy Commander’s daughter, I have seen a lot of places over the years but one thing is for certain, Northern Virginia is a great place to live. One of the things I love about living here are all the great things to do […]

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10 Things to Look for in Your Northern Virginia Realtor

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If you’re looking to hire a great Realtor to help you sell your Northern Virginia home, there are 10 real things you need look for in your Northern Virginia Realtor search. Of course I like to think I’m the best Northern Virginia Real Estate Agent for you–and for many people I am! But I also […]