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Louisa County VA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 09/27/09 08:25 PM
This Louisa County VA real estate market report will examine the sales of single family detached homes during August 2009 in Louisa County Virginia. 17 homes sold in Louisa County during the month of August. The average sale price was $272,530 with an average list price of $281,932. The homes had been on the market for an average of 148 days and sold for an average of 96.67% of the list price. In July 22 Louisa County homes sold with an average sale price of $244,667 and an average list price of $253,723 after being on the market for an average (3 comments)
Selling A Charlottesville VA Home - Think About Getting A Home Inspection Before You List - 09/26/09 08:25 PM
When you are selling a Charlottesville VA home, it is often a good idea to get a home inspection before you list. Today when I was out touring Charlottesville homes for sale with buyers one home stood out from the pack. There on the kitchen table along with all of the information sheets about the home was a home inspection notebook. In the agents notes it stated that the home inspection had been performed and all of the recommended repairs had been addressed. The entire home inspection report was there for any buyer to read. Why would a seller want to (1 comments)
Greene County VA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 09/25/09 08:57 PM
This Greene County VA real estate market report will focus on the sales of single family detached homes during August 2009. In August 18 Greene County homes had contracts that closed. The average sale price was $272,053. The homes had been listed for an average of $277,721 and sold for an average of 97.96% of the list price after spending an average of 70 days on the market. 20 Greene County homes sold in July for an average sale price of $268,582 and an average list price of $274,963. The homes sold for an average of 97.68% of the list price (1 comments)
The Clock Is Ticking For Charlottesville VA First Time Homebuyers - 09/15/09 09:17 PM
The Clock is ticking for Charlottesville VA first time homebuyers and time is running out to take advantage of the $8,000 Tax Credit. Do any of you remember Peter Pan and the crocodile that had swallowed the clock and constantly followed Captain Hook. He could hear the loud tick tock that warned of the approach of his nemesis, the croc. Well first time homebuyers need to heed to tick tock of their own clock. Most Charlottesville VA first time homebuyers realize that the tax credit runs out on November 30, but they do not really understand what this means as far as their (1 comments)
Central Virginia Homes For Sale - 1443 Arvon Road Arvonia VA - 09/15/09 08:44 PM
Central Virginia Homes For Sale - 1443 Arvon Road, Arvonia, VA 23004 Charming Cape Cod. 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, 1,456 sq ft., 1.15 ac., $125,000 This darling country cottage had been meticulously maintined and is located in a beautiful area of Central Virginia. The home offers an eat-in kitchen with custom cabinets and a center island, a dining room, which is currently being used as a den by the present owners, with built-in bookcases, a light filled living room, half bath and a first floor master. You will enjoy the year round sunroom lloking onto the landscaped yard. Upstairs are two (2 comments)
The Bright Spot In The Charlottesville VA Real Estate Market - Attached Homes Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 09/09/09 09:24 PM
The sale of attached homes and townhouses is the bright spot in the Charlottesville VA real estate market. This attached homes real estate market report focuses on the sale of townhouses in Charlottesville and Albemarle County during August 2009. 38 Charlottesville townhomes sold in August. The average sale price was $228,472 after being listed for an average of $229,103. The homes sold for an average of 99.72% of the list price after spending an average of 130 days on the market. In July 2009, 55 attached homes sold in Charlottesville and Albemarle for an average sale price of $246,140 with an (0 comments)
Buying A Charlottesville VA Home - Homebuyer Checklist - 09/08/09 09:33 PM
When you are buying a Charlottesville VA home a homebuyer checklist may be helpful. By the time you have spent a day or more looking at Charlottesville homes for sale, they can start to run together. You may remember that this home had that awesome kitchen or that one had the great backyard, but being able to accurately compare the many features of the different home just isn't going to happen. It can be a great help if you have made up a homebuyer checklist in advance. Then when you tour the various homes you can write down the details of (3 comments)
Charlottesville VA Real Estate Market Report Condominiums - August 2009 - 09/06/09 08:47 PM
This Charlottesville VA Real Estate Market Report Condominiums will examine the sales of condos in Charlottesville VA and Albemarle County during August 2009. In August 17 Charlottesville condominiums had contracts that closed. The average sale price was $196,941 with an average list price of $208,856. The condos were on the market for an average of 115 days and sold for an average of 94.30% of the list price. 24 Charlottesville-Albemarle condos sold in July for an average price of $192,434. They had been listed for an average price of $208,572, spent an average of 64 days on the market, and sold (1 comments)
Fluvanna County VA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 09/05/09 07:50 PM
This Fluvanna County VA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 will focus on the sale of single family detached homes in Fluvanna County during the month of August. 25 Fluvanna County homes sold during August for an average sale price of $229,304. The homes had been listed for an average of $234,550 and sold after being on the market for an average of 107 days. They sold for an average of 97.76% of the list price. In the month of July 21 Fluvanna homes had contracts that closed. The average sale price was $271,224, with an average list price of (0 comments)
Go Green - But Not In My Back Yard - 09/04/09 08:33 AM
Go green but not in my backyard. We all know that it is crucial to the survival of the planet that we decrease dependence on fossil fuels and switch to alternative energy sources such as wind and solar power. However nobody seems to want the necessary infostructure in their backyard. We are seeing some staunch environmentalists join the vocal naysayers when an alternative energy project is proposed for one of their favorite areas. Balancing the different sides of the equation will become increasingly more complex as we go green. Windfarms and huge solar pannels take up space and are often highly (10 comments)
Charlottesville VA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 09/03/09 04:47 PM
This Charlottesville VA Real Estate Market Report will examine the sales of single family detached homes during the month of August 2009 in the city of Charlottesville. 25 Charlottesville homes sold during August. The average sale price was $341,322 with an average list price of $349,517. The homes had been on the market for an average of 96 days and sold for an average of 97.66% of the list price. July saw 51 Charlottesville homes with contracts that closed for an average price of $296,652. The homes had been listed for an average price of $311,820 after being on the market (2 comments)
Buying A Charlottesville VA Home - Lease Purchase Pitfalls - 09/02/09 08:49 PM
When buying a Charlottesville VA home, remember that a lease purchase can come with pitfalls. In the current mortgage situation many homebuyers are not able to meet the downpayment requirement. Whether it is a conventional loan requiring 20% down or a FHA loan requiring 3.5%, they just don't have access to the cash. In that case many homebuyers think that rent to own or a lease purchase is a great option. The allure is that while paying rent they will be on their way to homeownership. In a typical lease purchase situation, a portion of the rent will go toward the (0 comments)
Albemarle County VA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 09/01/09 09:42 PM
This Albemarle County VA real estate market report will examine the sales of single family detached homes during August 2009. 65 homes sold in Albemarle County during August. The average sale price was $420,206 with an average list price of $444,129. The homes sold for an average of 94.61% of the list price after being on the market for an average of 96 days. July was the big month so far this year. 107 homes on the Albemarle County VA real estate market had contracts that closed in July. The homes sold for an average price of $493,980 and had been (0 comments)
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