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Archives of real estate blog entries for October 1, 2011 (Page 8)
Foreclosures and Short Sales in Herndon Virginia 1 October 2011 - 10:37 AM
Are you looking for a home at a bargain price that could benefit from some loving care? You might want to cast your eyes on the homes which are available as foreclosed or short sales in Herndon Virginia ... I've put together a link to a list of homes which are offered by their owners for less than their current mortgages or have already been foreclosed by Lenders on the resale market on a 1st come,1st served basis. You need a Realtor to show them and help you through the process ... And Yes, they've already factored in the Realtor cost (0 comments)
Reston Virginia Reston Town Center Homes as of 1 October 2011 - 10:39 AM
The inventory of homes for sale in Reston's Town Center area was about 28 homes active on the market as of 1 Oct 2011. The available homes run the full spectrum of condos through townhomes from almost new to about 15 years in age. Prices ranged from a low of about $200k to a high of $1 million. Visit Available Homes at http://www.restontowncenter-homes.com/ to view currently available Reston Town Center Homes. (0 comments)
Reston Virginia Lakefront Homes as of 1 October 2011 - 10:42 AM
The inventory of Lakefront Community homes for sale in Reston was 19 homes active on the market as of 1 Oct 2011. Direct Lakefront homes have been selling off at a faster rate than other homes in the Reston area. If you'd like to live on one of Reston's lakes ... This might be to moment to come out of for a look. Visit Available Homes at http://www.reston-lakefront.com/ to view currently available Lakefront Homes in Reston Virginia. (0 comments)
Herndon Virginia Condo Sales as of 1 October 2011 - 10:46 AM
The inventory of Condos for sale in Herndon was 11 homes active on the market as of 1 Oct 2011. Condos sales have really picked up this year in the Hernon area. They seem to fly off the market and average less than a month's worth of inventory so far this year. If you've been hanging back, this might be the moment to re-start your shopping. Visit Available Herndon Homes at http://www.reston-condos.com/forsale.htm to view currently available condos in Herndon Virginia. (1 comments)
Reston Virginia Condo Sales as of 1 October 2011 - 10:48 AM
The inventory of Condos for sale in Reston was about 62 homes active on the market as of 1 Oct 2011 with new contracts running at about 30 a month. Consequently, the absorption rate for these homes is about 2 months worth on the market. Condos sell at a crisp rate in the Reston area. If you've been hanging back, this might be the moment to re-start your shopping. Visit Available Homes at http://www.reston-condos.com/ to view currently available condos in Reston Virginia. (0 comments)
Reston Virginia Townhome Sales as of 1 October 2011 - 10:50 AM
The inventory of townhomes for sale in Reston was 72 homes active on the market as of 1 Oct 2011 with new contracts running about 36 a month. Consequently, the absorption rate for these homes is about 2 months worth on the market. This might be a good time to jump back into the market ... There's a great selection and prices may be the best you've seen in three or four years. Like to see currently available Townhomes in Reston ... visit http://www.reston-area.com/forsale.htm (0 comments)
Reston Virginia Single Family (Detached) Sales as of 1 October 2011 - 10:52 AM
The inventory of single family detached homes for sale in Reston was 41 homes active on the market as of 1 Oct 2011 with new contracts running about 13 a month. Consequently, the absorption rate for these homes is about 3 months on the market. If you've been considering buying a single family, this might be the moment. Like to see currently available Single Family homes in Reston ... visit http://www.reston-area.com/forsale.htm (0 comments)
Lease purchase homes for sale in Huntsville Alabama - 04:29 PM
Lease Purchase Home in Huntsville at $1200 / mo. <!-- end META --> WOW! Jaw-Dropping Gorgeous at Bargain Basement price! LEASE PURCHASE ONLY AT $134,900.>>NOT AVAIL AS SIMPLE RENTAL<<Fully remodeled with precision and attention to each detail by military aviation maintenance chief! This home has features and workmanship that one sees in million dollar homes! New Roof, New Kitchen, New Carpet, New Appliances, New HVAC Compressor, New over-the-top-luxurious Bathrooms, New Wiring, New Fixtures, New Doors, New Siding LIVING 13×32MASTER BR 17×10BEDROOM2 10×9BEDROOM3 11×10BEDROOM4 20×11BEDROOM5 9×14FAMILY 20×11KITCHEN 13×19 Sorry no pets. CRAIG’S LIST AND OFF SITE VIEWERS; FOLLOW LINK LEASE PURCHASE HOMES IN (0 comments)
Valley MLS search; One year right of redemption October 1, 2011 Huntsville Space Camp We had a closing and a difficult new contract to purchase to hammer out yesterday.
The house you asked about at the following link is a bank owned home. xxxxxx is the stated owner. Please note that if the one year right of redemption from the foreclosure date has not expired, a lender will require a redemption bond in order to approve a loan. The lastredemption bond a client of mine purchaser was in the $3,000 range. The bond only (0 comments)
Dado: A rectangular groove across the width of a board or plank. In interior decoration, a special type of wall treatment. Damper: An air valve that regulates the flow of air inside the flue of a furnace or fireplace. Dampproofing: A process used on concrete, masonry or stone surfaces to repel water, the main purpose of which is to prevent the coated surface from absorbing rain water while still permitting moisture vapor to escape from the structure. (Moisture vapor readily penetrates coatings of this type.) "Dampproofing" generally applies to surfaces above grade; "waterproofing" generally applies to surfaces below (0 comments)
E&O Insurance: Errors and Omissions Insurance. Earnest Money: A sum paid to the seller to show that a potential purchaser is serious about buying. Earthquake Strap: A metal strap used to secure gas hot water heaters to the framing or foundation of a house. It is intended to reduce the chances of having the water heater fall over in an earthquake and causing a gas leak. Easement: A formal contract which allows a party to use another party's property for a specific purpose, e.g. a sewer easement might allow one party to run a sewer line through a neighbor's property. (0 comments)
Facade: The front of a building. Frequently, in architectural terms an artificial or decorative effort. Face Brick: Brick made especially for exterior use with special consideration of color, texture and size, and used as a facing on a building. Face Glazing: A system having a triangular bead of compound applied with a putty knife, after bedding, setting, and clipping the glazing infill in place on a rabetted sash. Faced Concrete: To finish the front and all vertical sides of a concrete porch, step(s), or patio. Normally the "face" is broom finished. Facing Brick: The brick used and exposed on the (0 comments)
San Diego County home prices up again The recently released S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index reports that home prices in San Deigo County were up in July 2011 for the fourth consecutive month. The Case-Shiller report doesn't actually provide prices but is truly an index with the base value set at 100 for January 2000. In July 2011 the index for San Diego County was at 155.22, up .1% over June. That means that if you paid, say, $100,000 for a condo in January 2000, it would now be worth $155,220. That's a nice ten-year profit, even after the price declines (4 comments)
San Diego Mission Valley Condos For Sale — The Missions at Rio Vista (October 1, 2011) - 09:33 PM
San Diego Mission Valley Condos For SaleThe Missions at Rio Vista Enjoy the hassle-free condominium lifestyle from the central location of Mission Valley! Everything that beautiful San Diego has to offer is right at the doorstep of your condominium at The Missions at Rio Vista. Built from 1999 to 2002, The Missions at Rio Vista is a gated condominium community of 464 units in zip code 92108 in the central section of Mission Valley between Highway 163 and Interstate 805. Bedroom/bathroom floor plans include 1/1 and 2/2, and range in size from 704 to 1,249 square feet. Amenities include swimming pool, (5 comments)
Dear Guinness Book of World Records, I'm Stuck Again... - 04:24 PM
I believe I could easily make the Guinness Book of World Records for "getting the car stuck". My serious weakness is curbs, culverts, curbs, and occasionally mud but with the drought I have to stick to the curb thing. . I have had clients with me on many of the occasions of having to be towed out of culverts. It does give us a lot of visiting time. Today was a day off for me...and believe me I am frustrated with myself and Mr. Murphy the curb man. Murphy's Law states that if I need to be somewhere on time a (25 comments)
October 2011 Market Reports Challenge - 05:12 PM
Ready for another Market Report Challenge? I am! This is a wonderful exercise in dilligence, consistency and self promotion. Awesome idea Donna and you are keeping us busy! Points are good but this will bring us business~that's the best! Via Donna Harris, REALTOR® & ASP - Hill Country Austin Lakeway Homes (RE/MAX Austin Skyline): October 2011 Market Reports Challenge. If you haven't heard about the challenge, read about it here. Please post ONLY your Market Reports on this post and not questions about the challenge. Since I'm making this a public post so we can all get further SEO juice with all (0 comments)
You can drive down almost any residential street in your town and you'll see 'For Sale' signs ~ sometimes multiple signs on the same street. Since I'm a real estate stager in Portland OR I'm often visiting homes in many neighborhoods to meet a potential homeowner or Realtor client. I'm curious about some of the sign riders attached to 'For Sale' signs and want to ask the Realtor community: DO THESE SIGNS REALLY HELP TO PROMOTE A PROPERTY? ARE THEY A POSITIVE REFLECTION? This sign rider seems to imply that the outside of the house isn't gorgeous is UGLY: (82 comments)
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