Mike Pugh Real Estate

Mike Pugh Real Estate A Real Estate Consultant with more than 30 years as a licensed Realtor, Mike Pugh helps clients successfully buy and sell in the Arlington, VA area.

When it comes to home design, you can expect to see a lot of blue this year. That’s because Pantone recently announced t...
12/30/2019

When it comes to home design, you can expect to see a lot of blue this year. That’s because Pantone recently announced that their 2020 Color of the Year is “Classic Blue,” a shade reminiscent of the blue sky at dusk. Here’s a sneak peek behind how the choose the color, and ways to incorporate it into your home:
https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/2020-pantone-color-of-the-year-is-classic-blue/

If you love scrolling through home-décor ideas on social media, but get intimidated by too-perfect images, Wabi-Sabi mig...
11/15/2019
Wabi-Sabi style decorating tips for your home - Mike Pugh

If you love scrolling through home-décor ideas on social media, but get intimidated by too-perfect images, Wabi-Sabi might be just what you need. The Japanese ideal of finding beauty in imperfection and creating harmony through simplicity is the perfect antidote for today’s chaotic world, and a great idea for updating your home. Here’s how: https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/wabi-sabi-style-decorating-tips-for-your-home/

If you love scrolling through home-décor ideas on social media, but get intimidated by the too-perfect images, Wabi-Sabi might be just what you need. The Japanese ideal of finding beauty in imperfection and creating harmony through simplicity is the perfectContinue reading →

Is downsizing in your future? It might sound easy but deciding what stays and what goes into your next stage of life can...
09/23/2019
Easy downsizing tips that give you a head start - Mike Pugh

Is downsizing in your future? It might sound easy but deciding what stays and what goes into your next stage of life can get overwhelming pretty quick. Life events that require downsizing like empty nesting or retirement can be planned for, but others like relocations or military moves cannot. Here are a few tips I like to share with clients and friends here in Arlington, Virginia, that are perfect for organizing and downsizing at any time of life...

Is downsizing in your future? It might sound easy but deciding what stays and what goes into your next stage of life can get overwhelming pretty quick. Life events that require downsizing like empty nesting or retirement can be plannedContinue reading →

If you’re thinking about selling your home, outdated décor can have a negative effect on potential buyers. Here’s a few ...
08/14/2019
Decorating mistakes that make your home look out of style - Mike Pugh

If you’re thinking about selling your home, outdated décor can have a negative effect on potential buyers. Here’s a few trends of the past that can make your home look outdated – and easy ways to freshen things up. #realestatetrends #realtor #arlingtonva #homedecor

Decorating trends come and go. Some become classics and stick around for a while, others not so much. If you’re thinking about selling your home, outdated décor can have a negative effect on potential buyers. Here’s a few trends ofContinue reading →

Moving into a smaller home for a fresh start may sound easy, but if you’re planning on downsizing in the near future a b...
07/15/2019

Moving into a smaller home for a fresh start may sound easy, but if you’re planning on downsizing in the near future a bit of planning is a good thing. I’ve helped many clients here in the Arlington, Virginia area find their downsizing dream, and noticed there are a few universal issues everyone should plan for to ensure a smooth transition. On the blog today at https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/what-to-look-for-when-downsizing-to-a-new-home/

If you plan on selling your home soon, it’s a good idea to consider how to make it more appealing to a younger generatio...
06/18/2019
Tips for selling your home to a younger generation: Millennials and Generation Z - Mike Pugh

If you plan on selling your home soon, it’s a good idea to consider how to make it more appealing to a younger generation. As Millennials and Generation Z make up more than a third of the homebuying market, bigger profits might depend on how millennial-friendly you can make your home. Here’s a few tips to get you started: https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/tips-for-selling-your-home-to-a-younger-generation-millennials-and-generation-z/

If you plan on selling your home soon, it’s a good idea to consider how to make it more appealing to a younger generation. As Millennials and Generation Z make up more than a third of the home buying marketContinue reading →

With the crazy weather we've been having recently, this article is still very relevant. Stay safe out there my friends, ...
05/24/2019
Emergency and disaster preparation tips for Virginia homeowners - Mike Pugh

With the crazy weather we've been having recently, this article is still very relevant. Stay safe out there my friends, and check out these tips to help prepare and survive emergencies that can and do happen: https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/emergency-disaster-preparation-tips-virginia-homeowners/

Hurricanes, fire, flood, earthquake, and even the occasional polar vortex. If you aren’t ready for a natural disaster, take a look at the events of the last two years as great motivation for emergency preparation. Emergencies can happen quickly andContinue reading →

Home office décor can have just as much as effect on your work as the latest technology. Here are a few tips and tricks ...
04/12/2019
Arlington Real Estate | Homes for Sale in VA | Mike Pugh

Home office décor can have just as much as effect on your work as the latest technology. Here are a few tips and tricks that experienced entrepreneurs and telecommuters swear by to create a more pleasant, productive and business-boosting home office experience. https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/homeofficedecortips/ #homeofficedecor #realestatetips #arlingtonva #homedecor

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While Virginia may have its own unique style, interior design trends are fun to watch, and some might even inspire you f...
03/06/2019
Interior Design Trends for 2019 - Mike Pugh

While Virginia may have its own unique style, interior design trends are fun to watch, and some might even inspire you for your own home. I’ve rounded up some of the trends predicted to be big this year on the blog, check them out here...

While Virginia may have its own unique style, interior design trends are fun to watch, and some might even inspire you for your own home. I’ve rounded up a list of the top trends experts say will be hot thisContinue reading →

How do you know how much home you can afford? Understanding the financial responsibilities of homeownership and setting ...
02/05/2019
How to budget for a new home - Mike Pugh

How do you know how much home you can afford? Understanding the financial responsibilities of homeownership and setting a budget before you start touring open houses will ease the process and help ensure a successful home buyer experience. Here’s how (on the blog today). #realestatetips #arlingtonva #arlingtonrealtor #realtor

How do you know how much home you can afford? Understanding the financial responsibilities of homeownership and setting a budget before you start touring open houses will ease the process and help ensure a successful home buyer experience. Luckily, budgetingContinue reading →

If there’s one thing we learned from shag rugs and chevrons, some trends become classics, while others (thankfully) fade...
12/10/2018
Real estate trends on their way out for 2019 - Mike Pugh

If there’s one thing we learned from shag rugs and chevrons, some trends become classics, while others (thankfully) fade away. Here’s a quick list of fading real estate trends to be aware of if you’re planning a move or reno in the near future...

If there’s one thing we learned from shag rugs and chevrons, some trends become classics, while others (thankfully) fade away. Here’s a quick list of disappearing real estate trends to be aware of if you’re planning a move or changesContinue reading →

Take a peek inside that discreet rambler just a few doors down and you might find some jaw-dropping amenities you never ...
11/14/2018
The secretly stylish home next door - Mike Pugh

Take a peek inside that discreet rambler just a few doors down and you might find some jaw-dropping amenities you never guessed were there. See what low-key luxury features might be hiding on your block: https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/the-secretly-stylish-home-next-door/

Take a peek inside that discreet rambler just a few doors down and you just might find some jaw-dropping amenities you never expected. In a real estate trend I’ve been watching, homeowners with big budgets are choosing to have itContinue reading →

Luxury real estate can be very unique, but a few common trends are emerging that can be applied universally for anyone w...
10/31/2018
Luxury real estate trends that elevate any home - Mike Pugh

Luxury real estate can be very unique, but a few common trends are emerging that can be applied universally for anyone who wants the very best in their own home, no matter how big or small. https://www.mikesellsvirginia.com/luxury-real-estate-trends-that-elevate-any-home/ #arlingtonva #realestate #realestatetrends

Throughout the United States, 2018 has been a year that defies expectations when it comes to the luxury real estate market. Even though frugal living and tiny homes are hot topics, buyers are still making the choice to pursue theirContinue reading →

When you’re ready to sell a home, staging is always a good idea. But there’s one space often forgotten – outside! Outdoo...
10/09/2018
The staging area most people forget about - outside! - Mike Pugh

When you’re ready to sell a home, staging is always a good idea. But there’s one space often forgotten – outside! Outdoor living and entertaining areas are high on home buyers’ lists, so we’ve rounded up these tips for maximizing your outdoor appeal.

When you’re ready to sell a home, staging is always a good idea. But there’s one space often forgotten – outside! Outdoor living and entertaining areas are high on home buyers’ lists, so we’ve rounded up a few tips forContinue reading →

With Fall around the corner, it’s the perfect time to get your home ready for winter – and for potential buyers. Here’s ...
09/25/2018
Essential home maintenance tasks to prepare for winter - Mike Pugh

With Fall around the corner, it’s the perfect time to get your home ready for winter – and for potential buyers. Here’s a handy checklist to help you get started...

With Fall around the corner, it’s the perfect time to get your home ready for winter – and for potential buyers. Performing a simple round of seasonal maintenance chores now can save you time, money, and stress when the coldContinue reading →

If you’re selling a home and are preparing for an official home inspection, there are a few things you’ll need to set th...
08/10/2018
What do I need for my home inspection? - Mike Pugh

If you’re selling a home and are preparing for an official home inspection, there are a few things you’ll need to set the stage for a stress-free experience. This list will help you get started:

If you’re selling a home and are preparing for an official home inspection, there are a few things you need to set the stage for a stress-free experience. First, let’s talk about what will happen. A licensed professional will performContinue reading →

When it comes to making your home for sale more attractive you already know that curb appeal and staging are good ideas....
07/31/2018
Sell your Arlington, VAHome with Technology | Mike Pugh Real Estate

When it comes to making your home for sale more attractive you already know that curb appeal and staging are good ideas. But if you’re looking for something that will really make your house for sale stand out home tech is the way to go. Here's a few easy products you can install yourself...

When it comes to making your home for sale more attractive you already know that curb appeal and staging are great for boosting your home’s appeal. But if you’re looking for something that will really make your house for saleContinue reading →

In the beginning you really loved your home. But lately you’re feeling like maybe it’s time to sell and move on. Is it c...
07/17/2018
6 signs it’s time to sell your home and move to a new one - Mike Pugh

In the beginning you really loved your home. But lately you’re feeling like maybe it’s time to sell and move on. Is it cabin fever? Or are you really ready for the next step? Here are 6 signs that it’s time to make a move to your next perfect home...

In the beginning you really loved your home. But lately you’re feeling like maybe it’s time to sell and move on. Is it cabin fever? Or are you really ready for the next step? Here are 6 signs that it’sContinue reading →

Decluttering is good for the soul, they say, but did you know it can also increase the attractiveness and value of your ...
07/02/2018
How decluttering makes selling a home easier—and less expensive - Mike Pugh

Decluttering is good for the soul, they say, but did you know it can also increase the attractiveness and value of your home when it’s time to sell? Check out these tips to help get you started... #organizationtips #declutter #realestatetips #arlington #virginiarealtor

Decluttering is good for the soul, they say, but did you know it can also increase the attractiveness and value of your home when it’s time to sell? If you’re planning to move soon, decluttering is a great way toContinue reading →

Got stress? Here’s some great ways to put some more “om” in your home. #realestatetips #homedecorideas #zen #arlington
06/08/2018
How to turn your home into a place of peace & relaxation - Mike Pugh

Got stress? Here’s some great ways to put some more “om” in your home. #realestatetips #homedecorideas #zen #arlington

With more and more Americans focused on wellness, a new home trend is emerging – finding ways to put some more “om” in your home. From Zen gardens to meditation rooms, homeowners are creating unique spaces both inside and outContinue reading →

When you’re ready to buy a home, an open house is a great opportunity to get first-hand information in a short amount of...
05/23/2018
What to ask listing agents at an open house - Mike Pugh

When you’re ready to buy a home, an open house is a great opportunity to get first-hand information in a short amount of time. It’s important to ask the right questions, though, so we’ve compiled a short list of the best questions you can ask to decide if you should make an offer or just keep looking. #realestate #arlington #realtor

When you’re ready to buy a home, an open house is a great opportunity to get first-hand information in a short amount of time. Once you get through the front door, though, it’s easy to get caught up in theContinue reading →

Ready to become a homeowner? Here are six ways to get yourself (and your finances) in tip-top shape before buying a home...
05/03/2018
Six ways to prepare for buying a home - Mike Pugh

Ready to become a homeowner? Here are six ways to get yourself (and your finances) in tip-top shape before buying a home. #arlingtonrealtor #arlingtonrealestate #arlingtonvirginia

Ready to become a homeowner? When it comes to purchasing a home, there are a few things you can do before you start touring open houses and finding a local Realtor to guide your search. Applying for a mortgage putsContinue reading →

There’s nothing like real-life experience to figure out what should be at the top of your list when selling a home. That...
04/04/2018
Advice from experienced home sellers - Mike Pugh

There’s nothing like real-life experience to figure out what should be at the top of your list when selling a home. That’s why I’m sharing all the little things experienced home sellers know that make a big difference in attracting buyers and boosting your profit potential.

In today’s market, it’s highly unlikely that the first home you live in will be your “forever” home. Changes in employment, families, and lifestyle make it no surprise that the average American moves more than 11 times during their life.Continue reading →

Hurricanes, fire, flood, earthquake, and even the occasional polar vortex. If you aren’t ready for a natural disaster, t...
02/28/2018
Emergency and disaster preparation tips for Virginia homeowners - Mike Pugh

Hurricanes, fire, flood, earthquake, and even the occasional polar vortex. If you aren’t ready for a natural disaster, take a look at the events of the last two years for motivation. Emergencies and disasters can strike at any time – here are a few ways homeowners in Virginia can be ready. #virginia #realestate #arlington

Hurricanes, fire, flood, earthquake, and even the occasional polar vortex. If you aren’t ready for a natural disaster, take a look at the events of the last two years as great motivation for emergency preparation. Emergencies can happen quickly andContinue reading →

When you list your home for sale, there are tactics that work – and ones that don’t – for negotiating a quick and stress...
02/14/2018
7 common home sales tactics that can backfire - Mike Pugh

When you list your home for sale, there are tactics that work – and ones that don’t – for negotiating a quick and stress-free outcome. I’ve rounded up the top offenders to avoid here:

When you list your home for sale, there are a lot of tactics you can put to use for attracting homebuyers and negotiating a quick and stress-free outcome. Some, like improving curb appeal and staging your home to look itsContinue reading →

Whether you want a total makeover, or maybe just a few new twists to freshen up your home, I’ve rounded up a few design ...
01/24/2018
Home design predictions for 2018 - Mike Pugh

Whether you want a total makeover, or maybe just a few new twists to freshen up your home, I’ve rounded up a few design trends for 2018 perfect for homeowners in Arlington, Virginia to explore. #arlington #virginia #realestate

Between floral prints, statement floors, and Pantone declaring Ultraviolet as the color of the year, 2018 is shaping up to be a big year for color when it comes to home design and décor. Whether you want a total makeover,Continue reading →

If you’re putting your house on the market and hoping for a quick and lucrative sale, here’s a list of 6 mistakes you ab...
01/04/2018
Six mistakes to avoid when selling your house - Mike Pugh

If you’re putting your house on the market and hoping for a quick and lucrative sale, here’s a list of 6 mistakes you absolutely must avoid. #arlington #realestatetips #homesaletips

When you put your house on the market it’s easy to find lots of advice for all the things you can do to increase your chances of a quick and lucrative sale. I find that often missing from those listsContinue reading →

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