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NVAR Standard Forms Changes Effective January 1, 2021

January 12, 2021

On Monday, January 4, 10AM-12PM, Keith Barrett, Esq, Vesta Settlements, will review and answer key questions regarding the changes to NVAR contracts for the DAAR membership. These new forms and form changes have been approved by the NVAR Board of Directors, as proposed by the NVAR Standard Forms Committee.  The changes will be effective January […]

November 2020: Market Indicators Report

December 21, 2020

Click here for the full November 2020 Loudoun County Market Indicators Report for the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® by Virginia REALTORS®.     Key Market Trends Surging home sales continue in Loudoun County for the 5th consecutive month. There were 649 sales in the County in November, a 38.1% jump from last year, which is […]

2021 DAAR Board of Directors

December 14, 2020

Congratulations to the 2021 DAAR Board of Directors! They were installed Monday morning, December 14, 2020, via zoom. Please join in congratulating them! We all look forward to a great 2021!

NAR: 2021 Real Estate Forecast

December 10, 2020

Real Estate Price Gains to Continue   A group of more than 20 leading economic and housing experts, including National Association of REALTORS® Chief Economist Lawrence Yun, participated in a consensus economic and real estate forecast that projects GDP growth of 3.5% and an annual unemployment rate of 6.2% in 2021. Housing prices are expected […]

VR: 2021 Economic and Housing Market Outlook

December 9, 2020

Virginia REALTORS® Releases 2021 Economic & Housing Market Forecast Chief Economist predicts significant rises in home prices and new housing permits Virginia’s largest trade association has released its 2021 Economic & Housing Market Forecast, taking a look at what’s ahead for Virginia in 2021. Each year, Virginia REALTORS® produces a forecast of the economy and […]

October 2020: Market Indicators Report

November 18, 2020

Click here for the full October 2020 Loudoun County Market Indicators Report for the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® by Virginia REALTORS®.  DAAR has switched to VR as a new provider of the report after much consideration. Key Market Trends Home sales continue to surge in the Loudoun County market, largely driven by pent-up demand […]

Celebrating Greg Masucci | NAR 2020 Good Neighbor Award

November 16, 2020

  Join DAAR in congratulating Greg Masucci and A Farm Less Ordinary for the 2020 NAR Good Neighbor Award win! Greg Masucci opened a farm program four years ago that employs intellectually and developmentally disabled teens and young adults as growers. Nationwide, 80 percent of people with intellectual disabilities are unemployed. Masucci has been able […]

NAR Professional Standards Update

November 13, 2020

The NAR Professional Standards Committee met on October 5, 2020, to consider recommendations from its Interpretations and Procedures Advisory Board on the Code of Ethics’ applicability to discriminatory speech and conduct. The Committee approved the Advisory Board’s recommendations, therefore six of them were presented to the NAR Board of Directors for a vote at their […]

Pandemic Caused Buyers to Seek Multi-Generational Homes, Sellers to Sell Faster

November 11, 2020

  The coronavirus pandemic initiated several shifts in America’s housing market over the past eight months. Changes in the behaviors of home buyers and sellers were especially notable as buyers’ usual tendencies altered, and the urgency to sell accelerated. This is according to new data from the National Association of Realtors®’ 2020 Profile of Home Buyers […]

Winter Warmth Drive | A Success!

November 10, 2020

DAAR supports LAWS, Mobile Hope and the Loudoun Cold Weather Shelter!  DAAR collected gently worn and clean coats, hats, scarves & gloves, twin sheets, towels, and pillowcases. Thank you to all of our volunteers and donors!