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Homebuyer & Seller Resources

Buying or selling a home can be complicated, but Northern Virginia Realtors® are here to help! Our Homebuyer & Seller Resources can help you find information about your home, property listings, the Northern Virginia region and the real estate market.

Tools For Your Real Estate Transaction:

There are more steps to buying and selling a home than you may think. Know what to expect and hire a Realtor® to guide you through the transaction process.

Move to NOVA:

The Northern Virginia region - otherwise known as NOVA - is prized for its highly educated workforce, entrepreneurial spirit, and driven business and technology communities. Learn more about all our region has to offer.

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Mortgage Calculator

Mortgage Calculator (provided by®)

Use this mortgage calculator to calculate your monthly mortgage payments quickly. Enter your home location and the desired home price in the fields below. In seconds, you will have an estimate of your monthly house payment.

Utility Score

Determine How Much Your Home Utilities Will Cost

The largest personal investment for most people is their home but most of them have no idea how much it costs to operate and own it. Utility Score has partnered with Zillow Group and other real estate listing sites across the country to help you lower your utility and energy bills. When you start your search for your new home, you will now be able to look at its UtilityScore and compare all the houses you're considering.


Learn About Your Home With, a site published by the National Association of Realtors, is for homeowners who want smart solutions to enjoy, improve, and maintain their home; for buyers ready to find their happy place; and for sellers ready for their next chapter.

Find Real Estate Listings, Market Info, and Realtors® with®, the official site of the National Association of REALTORS®, is the leading website showing homes for sale and offering more listings and essential real estate-related information to over 40 million consumers each month.

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View Listings With Bright MLS allows you to explore all of the real estate listings direct from the Multiple Listing Service. You can even get matched with the right real estate professional to assist you every step of the way. Why not get started now? BrightMLS homes currently services Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Washington, D.C., Delaware and Pennsylvania.

Ask Your Lender If You Qualify For a Loan Combo From VHDA

The VHDA Loan Combo is an affordable VHDA mortgage, PLUS a down payment grant, PLUS an MCC homebuyer tax credit, PLUS our free homebuyer's class. VHDA offers the only loans in Virginia with this combination of money-saving benefits.

Real Estate News Sources:

NVAR'S Re+View Magazine
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* Disclaimer: All external websites are separate entities. Views reflected on those websites may not reflect the views of NVAR.