real esate: That "Material Fact" Thing Again - 06/29/16 07:00 AM
Just when I think I have heard it all in real estate up comes another one.  This is about a seller making the sale of his house contingent on the buyer purchasing a $10,000 membership into a golf club.
Is a seller's "condition" to signing a sales contract a material fact? Release Date: 04/19/2016
QUESTION:  I showed my out-of-town buyer clients a property located in a golf course community. They liked the property and submitted a full-price offer. We received a counter which informed the buyers that they would have to purchase a golf club membership with a $10,000 initiation fee as part … (3 comments)

real esate: 100 W Merlin Dr Knightdale, NC - 09/08/15 06:02 AM

$153,900, 3Bd/2Ba Single Family House, 1680 sqft. 

real esate: Night Time Computer Use - 08/28/15 11:49 PM
I recently moved to Durham, NC and do more reading at night on computer.  I sell real estate in the Durham area and am putting in many hours researching homes for my buyers.  As it gets darker around me the computer screen appears brighter.  I turn the brightness down but the screen still produces too much blue light.  I was looking for a solution and came upon an application called f.lux .
What f.lux does is warm up the screen color.  It takes way the white and blue and adds some yellow tints.  If you are familiar with photography you know the … (3 comments)

real esate: Tax Alert For Virginia Beach - 09/08/08 06:06 AM
Projections this year for property tax assessments in Virginia Beach is that they will be flat.  That is good news for homeowners who have seen their real estate tax bills skyrocket in recent years but bad for the city coffers.  The schools will be especially hit hard as they were expecting an increase.  The other cities around the area are having the same problem. Come and see ALL the Homes for Sale in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, as well as the rest of Hampton Roads. This site is updated daily with new real estate listings, pictures and other information vital … (0 comments)

real esate: Retarder Brakes - 06/29/07 03:09 AM
Oh my what in the world is a retader brake.  They are often called Jake Brakes and use the engine of a truck to help slow it down in addition to using regular brakes.  For some reason trucks around the Shoulders Hill Rd area have been using the retarder brakes.  So up went the signs "Please No Retarder Brakes" it seems to have worked as the noise has went away. … (0 comments)

real esate: Pungo Strawberry Festival - 05/25/07 01:29 AM

real esate: 1020 Snead Dr, Suffolk, Va - 05/23/07 03:09 AM
Really nice almost new home on the eighth fairway of the Nansemond River Golf course.  This
three bedroom home sports nine foot ceilings downstairs, gas log fireplace, and a really nice
kitchen.  Call for more details on this wonderful home.

real esate: Suffolk Schools OK - 05/23/07 02:58 AM

real esate: Hillpoint Greens in Surprising Suffolk - 05/23/07 02:37 AM
If you are into golf, then this is the place to be. Home buyers looking for custom-built, spacious, upscale homes in a rural setting should be sure to check out Hillpoint Greens in Suffolk. The community is located adjacent to Nansemond River Golf Club, and has been wonderfully built out by the developer. The site also is close to the Nansemond River, which can be seen from some of the home's upper floors. The homes will range in size from 1,200 for the condos to more than 4,000 square feet and will have anywhere from two to six bedrooms. Prices range … (0 comments)

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