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5 Fun Things To Do In Silver Spring, MD

By Nomadic Real Estate | November 26, 2019

If you have Silver Spring on your radar as a place to invest in property, you’re on the right track. Renters occupy over 60% of homes in this town on the outskirts of […]

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5 Disruptive Ways PropTech Is Changing Real Estate

By Nomadic Real Estate | November 25, 2019

In today’s world, technology permeates almost every sector, from medical care to law enforcement. It should come as no surprise that proptech began to integrate with the real estate market in various waves […]

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5 Fun Reasons You Should Move To Silver Spring

By Nomadic Real Estate | November 22, 2019

Did you know that Silver Spring Maryland is only 7 miles from Washington D.C.? Whether you’re looking for an easy commute to the city or live close by, there’s something for everyone.  This […]

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7 Differences Between HOAs and Property Management Companies

By Nomadic Real Estate | November 21, 2019

Your rental property could have both an HOA and a property management company. The two entities are very different things. But without a good understanding of the role of an HOA versus a […]

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2020 Silver Spring Housing Market Forecast

By Nomadic Real Estate | November 5, 2019

The Silver Spring housing market isn’t the most expensive in the DMV area, not in comparison to Arlington or Fairfax counties (especially with Fairfax turning into Amazon’s new playground and Crystal City transforming […]

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6 Tempting Reasons for Hiring a Property Manager in Falls Church, VA

By Devin Henry | October 29, 2019

When you start looking for passive sources of income, one option people often consider is renting out property. Basically, you let someone rent your extra space, collect rent on a monthly basis, and […]

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6 Date Ideas in Falls Church, VA

By Devin Henry | October 28, 2019

Everyone knows that Virginia is for lovers. And luckily for all lovers, Falls Church, Virginia offers some great options for date night. These date ideas are perfect for celebrating a special milestone or your […]

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6 Tips and a New Resident Checklist: Moving to Falls Church, VA

By Devin Henry | October 27, 2019

Falls Church, VA is in close proximity to Washington, DC which makes it a popular place to live and work. If you’re thinking of relocating to the Falls Church area, there are a […]

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9 Swoon-Worthy Discoveries in Falls Church, VA

By Devin Henry | October 26, 2019

Moving to a new location is no easy task. There are a lot of loose ends to tie up and belongings to pack. Plus, you have to prepare yourself and your family for […]

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The Property Management Cheat-Sheet: How to Screen Tenants Effortlessly

By Devin Henry | October 15, 2019

Owning and renting out your property can come with plenty of perks, but it also comes with some pitfalls if you don’t have the right tenants. If you want to rent your property, […]

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What Does a Property Management Company Do?

By Devin Henry | October 15, 2019

Becoming a landlord is a fruitful endeavor because you can earn money now by renting your units out and earn money down the line as the value of the property increases. However, it can also become […]

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DC Short Term Rental Laws: What’s Changing in 2019

By Devin Henry | October 1, 2019

DC Airbnb Law 2019: Short Term Rental Regulations in the District Home-sharing platforms, such as Airbnb and VRBO (Vacation Rental By Owner, now owned by HomeAway), have dramatically increased in popularity over the […]

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Moving to Alexandria, VA? Here’s What to Know

By Devin Henry | September 20, 2019

What you should know before moving to Alexandria VA So the Potomac River beckons your name? Ah Alexandria, the historic home of the brave, filled with national monuments, museums, landmarks, and nature hikes. […]

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What to Look for in a Property Management Company

By Devin Henry | September 15, 2019

Property management companies are growing thanks to a decline in homeownership. So much so that in 2019 annual revenue was $76 billion dollars. There are currently over 281,000 property management companies operating in the […]

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Alexandria’s Housing Market Forecast in 2019

By Devin Henry | September 6, 2019

The 2019 Forecast: Housing Market in Alexandria VA There is a lot of buzz about Alexandria’s housing market in 2019. The more popular term used to describe this spike in the market is […]

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Moving to Fairfax, VA this Summer? 4 Smart Things You Need to Know

By Devin Henry | August 18, 2019

The weather is warm, and the flowers are blooming in the DMV area, and now is an exciting time to consider moving to Fairfax! The Fairfax, VA area is full of opportunity and […]

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The Fairfax County Housing Market: Amazon’s New Playground

By Devin Henry | August 16, 2019

  On November 13th Jeff Bezos announced Amazon’s HQ2 is coming to the National Landing. The location choice: Northern Virginia. But why Northern Virginia? And, how will this impact the Fairfax County housing […]

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10 Interesting Things to Do in Fairfax County

By Devin Henry | August 12, 2019

  Are you considering moving to Fairfax County? Well, there’s not much convincing to do because this city speaks for itself. Whatever you’re looking for, prepare to be dazzled, inspired, and engaged when […]

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Experience Alexandria, VA with These 9 Fun Things to Do

By Devin Henry | August 6, 2019

  Alexandria is one of the most historic cities in the nation. Located just outside of D.C., there’s a rich culture here that everyone should experience. Whether you’re just visiting, looking to rent, […]

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Arlington County Rental Laws: Property Management Guide

By Devin Henry | July 5, 2019

A Complete Guide to Arlington County Rental Laws   Landlord and tenant laws in Arlington County can be fairly complex; the laws depend on the number of rental properties you own, and get […]

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Should I Hire a Professional Property Manager in Arlington?

By Devin Henry | July 2, 2019

Your Guide To Finding The Right Professional Property Manager in Arlington, VA Smart investors know that hiring a professional property manager comes with a lot of benefits. For instance, property managers protect your […]

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15 Fun Things to do in Arlington, VA

By Devin Henry | June 28, 2019

We love introducing people to Arlington and the surrounding area. This is one of the most diverse and dynamic places to live in the entire country! Are you visiting, investing, or looking for […]

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Northern Virginia Property Management Guide – Best Places to Live in Arlington, Alexandria, and Fairfax

By Devin Henry | June 24, 2019

Are you relocating to Northern Virginia? Maybe you’re local to the area and looking for a new place to live! Today we are going to explore some of the most happening neighborhoods in […]

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How to Find the Best Property Management Companies in Arlington, Virginia 35

How to Find the Best Property Management Companies in Arlington, Virginia

By Devin Henry | June 19, 2019

So you have decided to hire a professional property management company for your Arlington rental home. How do you go about finding one?

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6 Inexpensive Ways To Increase Your Home's Curb Appeal 36

6 Inexpensive Ways To Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal

By Suzannah Van Rooy | March 5, 2019

Renting out your home for the highest rate possible, sometimes means investing in a higher level of curb appeal. Surprisingly, many people are overwhlemed when they think about improving the curb appeal of […]

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Capitol Hill Neighborhood Profile

By Suzannah Van Rooy | February 26, 2019

Tag along with the Nomadic team, as we explore Capitol Hill. This historic neighborhood is the heart of DC and the nation. The overall vibe is neighborly, tight knit, and family friendly. Its […]

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You’ll Never Guess what this Gorgeously Renovated Home used to be…

By Suzannah Van Rooy | February 22, 2019

In the property management business, we’ve come to realize that one home can serve a multitude of functions over its lifetime. Like 1500 D St, for example. Purchased by its current owner in […]

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Why ACH Payments are Safer Than Writing a Check for Rent 43

Why ACH Payments are Safer Than Writing a Check for Rent

By Suzannah Van Rooy | February 8, 2019

In the day and age of increased cyber security concerns, the hesitation around utilizing ACH payments for rent debit or deposit is understood. It might be a surprise to hear, but electronic fund transfer […]

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Where to get the Best Bang for your Buck: DC's most Affordable Neighborhoods 44

Where to get the Best Bang for your Buck: DC’s most Affordable Neighborhoods

By Suzannah Van Rooy | January 30, 2019

Living in the Capital of the United States comes with the reward of being in the center of activity that shapes our nation: politics, culture, and economics. There is no lack in variety […]

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HELP! How to Decide When To Call for Home Emergency Services 46

HELP! How to Decide When To Call for Home Emergency Services

By Suzannah Van Rooy | January 24, 2019

We’ve all had those days where nothing seems to go right. The sink faucet breaks, the refrigerator starts leaking and the dishwasher stops working entirely. After cursing the gods, our next instinct is […]

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Preparing for a Snowier than Normal 2019 Winter 47

Preparing for a Snowier than Normal 2019 Winter

By Suzannah Van Rooy | January 9, 2019

2019 weather predictions are calling for a snowier and later than usual winter this year. To ensure plenty of worry free and cozy nights by the fireplace, we recommend reading and following our […]

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The Most Stunning Christmas Trees of Washington D.C. 48

The Most Stunning Christmas Trees of Washington D.C.

By Suzannah Van Rooy | December 20, 2018

We are head over heels for the gorgeous Christmas trees of Washington D.C. They are taking over the landscape from Union Station to The White House and City Center to the Botanical gardens. […]

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How to Winterize Your Home to Protect from Freezing Temperatures 49

How to Winterize Your Home to Protect from Freezing Temperatures

By Suzannah Van Rooy | November 27, 2018

It’s that time of year again. The holiday lights are strewn across the city, and temperatures are finally hitting freezing. Although we love a good snow day, it is incredibly important to remember […]

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6 Tips for Moving Internationally from Washington DC

By Suzannah Van Rooy | November 26, 2018

Washington DC is an incredibly transient city. People come and go from all corners of the world, daily. A lot of this movement can be attributed to career or educational opportunities. Our friends […]

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Adams Morgan Neighborhood Profile

By Suzannah Van Rooy | November 19, 2018

Tag along with Nomadic as we explore Adams Morgan.  Known for its vibrant nightlife, great eateries, and walkability, Adams Morgan is one of the most eclectic and exciting neighborhoods in the Washington, DC area. […]

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Using Your Heating System Efficiently in Colder Weather 52

Using Your Heating System Efficiently in Colder Weather

By Suzannah Van Rooy | November 9, 2018

As it continues to get colder in the DMV, the Nomadic team has a few recommendations to help you use the heating systems in your home efficiently. This, usually, is as simple as […]

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How to Maximize Space, or the Appearance of it, in a Studio Apartment 53

How to Maximize Space, or the Appearance of it, in a Studio Apartment

By Suzannah Van Rooy | October 25, 2018

Space in Washington DC studio apartments can be tight, but they don’t necessarily have to look or feel like it. With the help of a few decorating tips, creative storage units and furniture […]

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How to Find the Perfect Tenant 55

How to Find the Perfect Tenant

By Suzannah Van Rooy | September 27, 2018

Finding the perfect renter for your investment property can take a lot of hard work. If all goes well, the time and effort you put in to the search will result in that […]

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How to Prepare Your Home for Fall and the Coming Colder Season 56

How to Prepare Your Home for Fall and the Coming Colder Season

By Suzannah Van Rooy | September 25, 2018

The love for fall is strong here at Nomadic headquarters. We are excited about all things pumpkin spice, football, cooler temps, and of course, the changing colors of leaves. However much we love […]

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Why You Should Hire a Property Manager 57

Why You Should Hire a Property Manager

By Suzannah Van Rooy | September 19, 2018

Being a landlord has two effects on your life: financial gain and complete exhaustion. Of course, seeing the monthly rent hit your bank account is gratifying. However, the time and effort it takes […]

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Top 10 Ways Washington DC Tenants can be Evicted 58

Top 10 Ways Washington DC Tenants can be Evicted

By Suzannah Van Rooy | September 13, 2018

Facing or enforcing an eviction is uncomfortable for every party involved. However, it is important to note, not all evictions are due to tenants’ bad behavior.  As property managers, we feel we have […]

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How to Immediately React to a Flood Inside Your Home 59

How to Immediately React to a Flood Inside Your Home

By Suzannah Van Rooy | September 10, 2018

With Fall coming into full swing, we can welcome in cooler temps, along with tons of rain. While the change in temperature is a sweet relief, the accompanying down pours can lead to […]

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Save on Nationals Tickets in the 2018 Season 60

Save on Nationals Tickets in the 2018 Season

By Suzannah Van Rooy | July 20, 2018

Great news for all of you die hard Nationals fans, fair-weather fans, or fair weather lovers (see what we did there?): we, here at Nomadic Real Estate, have teamed up with the Nationals […]

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Top 5 Things To Do Instead Of Managing Your Own Property 61

Top 5 Things To Do Instead Of Managing Your Own Property

By Suzannah Van Rooy | June 27, 2018

If you’ve ever managed your own rental property, you aware of how time consuming it can be. Whether it’s finding and screening tenants, scheduling showings, price shopping maintenance crews or replacing garbage disposals yourself, […]

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Top Tips to Beat the Summer Heat 62

Top Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

By Suzannah Van Rooy | June 3, 2018

As high temperatures and sweat patches start to make their appearance everywhere, the search for ways to beat the summer heat has officially begun. Check out the following tips to help manage your […]

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Save Time and Money with these 6 Preventative Maintenance Procedures 63

Save Time and Money with these 6 Preventative Maintenance Procedures

By Suzannah Van Rooy | May 29, 2018

Performing preventative maintenance on your home is comparable to maintaining a healthy routine for your body. The more that you do today to keep in good health, the more money you will save […]

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5 Costly Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your Rental Property 64

5 Costly Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your Rental Property

By Suzannah Van Rooy | April 9, 2018

Being a novice home buyer with intentions of renting it out can be potentially one of the most stressful, yet lucrative investments one can make in a lifetime. As industry leaders in property […]

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6 Renovations to Improve Property Value on a Rental 65

6 Renovations to Improve Property Value on a Rental

By Suzannah Van Rooy | January 18, 2018

Like people, houses age. It doesn’t matter how well you keep up with preventative maintenance or the level of wear and tear on the house, as it goes through time, your home will […]

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How to Get A Basic Business License in DC

By Nomadic Real Estate | October 2, 2017

Did you know, in order to rent your DC property to tenants, it is required by DC law to acquire a Basic Business License? This information tends to come as a surprise to […]

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