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By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Clutter. . .it's that "stuff" around your house that you no longer use, but for whatever reason haven't bothered to throw away, donate or sell.  It's taking up unnecessary space that you could likely use for something else, or keep free, clear and clean.    One of the number one things a realtor ...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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  Renting a home or buying a home are very different. In the current market, many people may be stuck between deciding to buy a home or to rent. What are the pros and cons of buying vs. renting?  Read some of these highlights below.  Depending on your current situation, family size, income, etc. ...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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3-Home Equestrian Property for Sale in Charlottesville VA | 2890 Pleasant View LnIf you are in search for a life of luxury and splendor while having all the space and freedom to enjoy life in the company of your family, friends and loved ones, then 2890 Pleasant View Ln may be the home of your dr...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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 Paint.  It's the simplest way to freshen up a home, but all too often homeowners aren't as informed as they should be on how to use it, where to use it, when to use it and even what conditions are needed for the best outcome.  Add those technicalities to the uncertainty of colors and you have ho...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Okay, perhaps this may seem a little biased, considering my hometown is Charlottesville, VA (aka: C'ville), but even still, most newbies, passerby's and visitors agree that the area is truly great, with so much to offer!   1. Each side of town offers it's own feel, and "personality".   It's hard ...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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There has been a surge in fixer upper homes on the market. Many people are looking for homes they can renovate and make their own. But how do you sell a fixer-upper?  Hire a real estate agent. Agents are experts on future trends, market value, and selling homes. They can give you advise you on yo...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Fixer uppers happen to be the most intriguing opportunity for home buyers. This is because they are often bought at a reasonable price but require a huge amount of expense on repairs and renovations. Most individuals opt for fixer-uppers because they allow them to get a larger house at a reasonab...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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It can be a quick decision when you decide to put your house on the market. Whether it’s because you need more room, a new job has come your way, or you have to relocate for a variety of other reasons; the decision to put your house on the market is the easy part. Having a home that can be shown ...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Beginner’s Guide to Basic Horse CareYou finally found the horse farm of your dreams among the many horse farms in Charlottesville VA you had to choose from. You’ve got your eyes on the horses you’ll get and the equipment you’ll need. Now that you’re ready to build the home of your dreams, it’s ti...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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For someone like me (a TRUE Charlottesvillian!) understanding why Charlottesville is such a great place to live is second nature. We have all the amenities of a big city coupled with a very healthy dose of small town charm. But it seems that the secret is out! I am happy to say that Charlottesvi...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Top 3 Architectural Styles for Your Next Charlottesville VA HomeCharlottesville is a town where the past and present make a great combination. The evidence is in the mixture of traditional and contemporary styles of the homes that you can find here.You have to come and see the place for yourself ...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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4 Essential Pieces of Equipment You Should Have on Your Charlottesville VA Horse FarmManaging and maintaining a horse farm is not an easy task, however, it is something that every horse owner should incorporate into their daily routine to keep their horses in tip-top shape. Getting all the help y...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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What You Need to Know Before Buying a Home in Charlottesville Golf CommunitiesIt would be a dream for any golf enthusiast to live amidst the thrill and excitement of the golf course. For those who are considering to buy a home in Charlottesville golf communities for the first time, there are a nu...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Tips for First-Time Buyers of Charlottesville Horse FarmsFor anyone with the love and passion for horses, buying your very own horse farm for the first time is very exciting, indeed! Owning, setting up and maintaining a horse farm that will give the best possible conditions for your horses requir...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Welcome Fall with these Fun Events in Charlottesville VAHalf a year has gone by and there are still plenty of things to do near homes for sale in Charlottesville VA. Aside from the fall season, everyone is also gearing up for the end of the year. To make 2015 even more memorable, here are a few o...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Top 3 Book Stores In and Around Homes for Sale in Charlottesville VAFor those with a passion for books and reading, there are a number of places where you can find great reads near homes for sale in Charlottesville VA. The city is home to a number of great bookshops that cater to all kinds of rea...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Top 5 Kitchen Trends for Homes for Sale in Charlottesville VAThere is a variety styles of homes for sale in Charlottesville VA. Many homeowners enjoy decorating and personalizing every part of their home.A particular part of the house that gets immediate attention is the kitchen. Since this is wh...
By Rob Alley, Invite Us In! We'll Bring Results!
(RE/MAX Realty Specialists)
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THE NATION’S BEST PUBLIC UNIVERSITYThe University of Virginia (UVA or U.Va.), often referred to as simply Virginia, is a public research university in Charlottesville,Virginia. UVA is known for its historic foundations, student-run honor code, and secret societies.Its initial Board of Visitors in...
By Charles McDonald, REALTOR®, Blogger, Principal Broker®, Owner
(Charlottesville Real Estate Solutions)
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Walking Trails in CharlottesvilleWe recently talked about Charlottesville’s Walk Score, which, a few years ago, named us the most walkable city in Virginia, and now we have some more information for our Solutions audience on many of the lovely walking/hiking/biking/running trails that circle in a...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Top Summer Activities for Kids Around Homes for Sale in Charlottesville VA Children playing under the sun among the many beautiful Charlottesville VA homes for sale means only one thing – summer vacation is in session. For most children, summer is the best season of all because this is the time o...

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