Category Archives: Guest Blog

Community Profile: Brinley Meadows Richmond, VA

Brinley Meadows in Richmond, VA is located in beautiful Historic Henrico County. This friendly community is nestled in a serene wooded landscape and is conveniently minutes away from I-895, I-95, and Rt. 150. New Home Builders in Richmond, VA, like … Continue reading

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5 signs real estate recovery is near

We enjoyed reading this article by Bernice Ross with Inman News™ and thought that you might as well. David Stevens, president and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, is bullish on homeownership. Stevens — a former Long & Foster Cos. executive … Continue reading

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Kids Take on Real Estate

Coldwell Banker Real Estate asked some children what their thoughts were on various aspects of real estate. Their responses are priceless.

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Hey Case-Shiller It’s Not the End of the Real Estate World

By Jim Gillespie with Coldwell Bankder (see the original post here: So many of us giggled nervously as we thankfully avoided the end of the world a couple of weeks ago. But judging by the continued “end of the … Continue reading

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The Problem with National Real Estate Reports

From our friends at Coldwell Banker, by David Marine (see original post here: This weekend I enjoyed some time down the Shore.  Not the Snooki or Situation Shore, but the real Jersey Shore.  Yup in New Jersey that’s what … Continue reading

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An Unbiased Look at the “Rent vs. Buy” Argument

From our friends at Long and Foster Realtors:   According to the Wall Street Journal: “Most [Rent vs. Buy] calculators figure that if prices are more than 15 times annual rents, then a market favors renters; under 15 times, buyers”.  … Continue reading

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10 staging tips that will help sell your current home

First impressions are a big deal.  We’ve all been on a first date.  You do your hair, you wear your new shoes, you check to make sure you don’t have anything in your teeth.  These are all things that we … Continue reading

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9 Reasons To Buy A House Now

Here’s an insightful article from Forbes. If you’re planning to buy a house right now, the next few months may be the best time to buy. Waiting for both housing prices and interest rates to fall may not be a good … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Child for a Move

Moving is an exciting time for the whole family!  As the decision makers, Parents have the inside scoop on all the details of a move.  Here’s an article from talking about sharing these details with the younger members of the family. Discussing … Continue reading

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Gardening Tips for Busy People!

By Leroy Houser Gardening is one of the most thought-provoking activities I do. For the most part it’ssomething you can do alone, as most people don’t want to be involved in the digging, cutting and sweating. I grew up in a … Continue reading

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