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By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Winchester-Frederick County, VA Home Sales for the First Third of 2017The Winchester-Frederick County, VA home sales for the first third of 2017 have been on a consistent growth trajectory. Sales have climbed 4% year to year, and there was a 2% drop in distressed property sales.  Currently, distr...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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"George Washington slept here" is a common phrase used when some institution is trying to gain notoriety for the guests who used its facility. To have evidence that George Washington, our nation's first president, slept in your establishment is an incredible feather in your cap. In Winchester, VA...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Canter Estates, Stephens City, VA Real Estate Year in Review - 2016Canter Estates is on the east side of Stephens City, VA. It's a highly desirable neighborhood with a variety of housing styles. Custom builders, such as, KHovnanian and Ashbrooke Homes have shared in the construction of many, if n...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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The Blue Ridge Housing Network is a non-profit organization in the northern tip of Virginia. BRHN partners with the Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA) to help first-time buyers find affordable housing. Their primary mission is stated as, "Our main focus is to identify housing needs and...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Oakdale Crossing, Ravenwing and Raven Pointe Housing Review - 2016Oakdale Crossing, Ravenwing and Raven Pointe are the trifecta of great housing in Winchester, VA. These three neighborhoods flow seamlessly from and to the other on the east side of Winchester, VA. They have all been highly desirab...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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2017 Real Estate Trend in Winchester-Frederick County, VAThe real estate trend in the Winchester-Frederick County, VA market shows a slow steady increase in 2016 over the 2015 market. That's good news for the 2017 real estate market. Eight out of twelve months in 2016 exceeded the market of 2015,...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Winchester - Frederick County, VA Real Estate Sales - December 2016The Winchester - Frederick County, VA real estate market showed continued growth and stability in December 2016. Real estate sales were up 13.75% over the same period in 2015. Total sales for December 2016 were 155.Of that number,...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Year in Review - 2016The Winchester, VA real estate market had a good year in 2016. Overall sales were 1732, which is only 13 less than 2015. That's less than a 1% pullback. It is consistent in a contentious election year to see sales slow down in the months leadi...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Winchester - Frederick County, VA Real Estate Market Report - November 2016Well, there are 11 down and 1 to go. Months, that is. The Winchester - Frederick County, VA real estate market is back in stride after the election slowdown. November still had signs of an election hangover, but like an Al...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Cornerstone Business Group, Inc., would like to welcome Lisa Cross as our new office administrator. Lisa comes to us from the banking industry. She has an excellent grasp on the business of banking which relates well to the real estate field. Lisa will be the face and voice of Cornerstone to thos...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Get Ready to List Your Home in the SpringIf you plan to list your home in the Spring, there are steps you can take now that will help you get top dollar when it goes to market.Get Ready to List Your Home in the Spring by - Getting in top shape Have a home inspection that will show areas where you...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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How is the Winchester - Frederick Co., VA real estate market doing? Third quarter 2016.How is the Winchester - Frederick Co., VA real estate market doing in the third quarter 2016? That depends on what gets you excited about real estate. The market is basically equal to a year ago. The few minor ...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Winchester - Frederick County, VA Home Sales - August 2016Winchester - Frederick County, VA home sales for August 2016 showed a lateral move and not an up or down move. Total home sales for July were 172 with August adding 175. The percentage of REO and short sales (distressed properties) were 7%...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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The Stephens City, VA real estate market continues to impress.The Stephens City, VA real estate market continues to impress as 2016 marches on. The August sales volume was 33 sales with only one short sale. Distressed property sales have nearly fallen off of the Stephens City, VA real estate mark...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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There Are Do's and Don't Do's While You're in EscrowThere are do's and don't do's while you're in escrow. But, before we get to the do's and don't do's, let me give a simple explanation of what escrow is. Escrow comes from an old word that basically means a piece or scrap of paper. In real estate...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Nearly six months ago, I became curious about the level of protection available to our local law enforcement K9s. When I called the county Sheriff's office, I found that they didn't have any tactical vests at this time. Why? K9 tactical vests retire with the dog. Each dog is measured for a custom...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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6 Ways to NOT Sell Your HomeThere are many ways to make sure you sell your home, but here are my 6 ways to NOT sell your home. That's right. If you want to make sure your home never sells, there are easy ways to do that. Here are the most common 6 ways to NOT sell your home that I see regularly.N...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Stephens City, VA Real Estate Market Update - July 2016The Stephens City, VA real estate market made up 27% of all Winchester-Frederick County, VA real estate sales in the month of July 2016. That's substantial. The entire local market had 157 sales. The Stephens City, VA real estate market had 4...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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The Ravens, Winchester, VA Mid-Year Real Estate Report - 2016The Ravens, in Winchester, VA is having a good real estate year. The Ravens is made up of two communities, Raven Wing, and the newer, Raven Pointe. Both areas are highly desirable neighborhoods in the Winchester real estate market. They...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Make your home inviting when you list to sell.Make your home inviting when you list to sell. That makes sense, right? But, how do you do that? If you are still living in your home, there are many ways to make your home inviting, but let me give you my favorite simple inexpensive ways to do it. Ma...

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