1308 Macbeth nearing completion

 

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1308 Macbeth Street

The construction of a new home at 1308 Macbeth appears to be nearing completion.  The original home was demolished in October 2016, and Sekas Homes is building the new home pictured.   The new home has over 5500 square feet of living space on three finished levels, a two car side load garage, and a deck in the rear of the home.  The home is listed for sale for $1,699,000.

I have been watching the construction of this home closely, as it is located in my back yard.  Sekas Homes is a long established builder in this area, with a reputation for quality construction and design.

Sekas Homes completed another project just a few doors down at 1314 Macbeth in 2016.  below are before and after photos of the project. The home that was torn down at 1308 Macbeth was the same model as the one removed from 1314 Macbeth.

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1314 Macbeth – Before
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1314 Macbeth – After

Rental Report – Six Homes Available in the McLean Hamlet

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Welcome to the McLean Hamlet

The McLean Hamlet, a popular neighborhood to live due to convenient location and top rated schools, currently has six homes available for rent as of January 27, 2017.  The homes range in location, style and price, which may allow prospective renters to find a great place to live.

The most recent home to be listed for rent, 1332 Elsinore Avenue, was listed today for a price of $3,950 per month.  This home was purchased in 2014 and rented in 2015 and 2016.

Other homes available for rent include 1307 Titania Lane, listed for $4,500 per month; 8126 Desdemona Court listed for $3,900 per month; 7811 Lewinsville Road listed for $2,975 per month; 8003 Falstaff Road listed for $3,500 per month; and 1352 Snow Meadow Lane listed for $3,900 per month.

These six homes provide a variety of styles and price ranges for prospective renters.

 

1345 Macbeth Street sells for $935,000

The home listed for sale located at 1345 Macbeth Street in the McLean Hamlet sold on January 19, 2017.  It was listed for sale on December 5, 2016, and it was on the market for just 7 days. The home sold at full list price of $935,000. The listing agent asked me to for assistance to help price this home before it was listed, and my recommendation was right on the mark.

This home is a split foyer with five bedrooms and three full baths, sited on a lot which backs to acres of parkland. It had been updated very well, and featured a luxury kitchen with top of the line appliances.

During times of low inventory, or in a sought after neighborhood such as the McLean Hamlet, it pays to be advised by an agent who is a local expert.  If you are looking to buy a home in Northern Virginia, or especially in the McLean Hamlet, reach out to me for information so you are informed about properties like this one before they are listed for sale.

2016 McLean Hamlet Home Sales Report

2016 home sales report in the McLean Hamlet

2016 was a strong year for home sales in the McLean Hamlet.  There was a total of 18 homes sold during the year, with a high price of $1,200,000 and a low price of $755,000.  For what it is worth, the low sale at $755,000 was renovated and is back on the market currently listed for $899,000.

The average sale price in 2016 was $941,778.  Homes in the sought after McLean Hamlet sold quickly last year, with an average number of days on market of 32 days, and a median days on market of 16 days.

The price of a home in the McLean Hamlet often depends on the style of the home, the extent of improvements and renovations that have been made, and the location of the home.  If you are looking to buy or sale a home in the McLean Hamlet, contact me for a consultation.  It may save you thousands of dollars, as well as eliminate stress and aggravation.  I’m a Hamlet resident, REALTOR, and lifelong McLean resident.

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