real estate news about woodbridge va: Some Folks Are Just Plain Stupid - 01/07/11 02:39 AM
Some Folks Are Just Plain Stupid
Short Sales Are For Persons Whose Adjustable Rate Payment Doubled Or Tripled
Short Sales Are NOT For Folks Who Are Paying A Reasonable Payment On-Time
I met a lad at a holiday event who said he was short selling his home when he found out I sell real estate.  He proceeded to give me an astounding sales pitch on the spot, listing every top-of-the-line feature, and all the options in the book.
When I asked, "Why would you leave such a nice home?"  
Most folks who sell a home like that are being transferred … (2 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Home Sales Rose 10% In September - 10/26/10 05:19 AM
Home Sales Were Up 10% Nationwide In September, But...
Median Home Prices Of Homes Sold Was Slightly Down
The Real Estate Recovery That Began In 2008 Is Still Rolling Forward
According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), home sales were up 10%, compared to September 2009.  
That is a clear indication that home buyers are taking advantage of lower home prices, coupled with mortgage rates in the 3.75% - 4.25% range... lowest home loan rates since Dwight D. Eisenhower was President.
Home prices of homes sold were slightly lower than home prices in September 2009, but that with more homes … (2 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Home Values In Prince William County And Woodbridge Rising - 10/25/10 04:58 AM
 
Northern Virginia Real Estate Market Is Not "Normal" For Our Times
Media Pundits LOVE Crying Bad News About The Real Estate Market Overall
Media Says Real Estate Is In The Toilet
Northern Virginia Home Values Are Rising Thanks To Unemployment Below 5%
One of my degrees from college is a BA in Journalism.  One of the fundamental lessons we learned as journalism students is GOOD NEWS DOES NOT SELL... nobody cares about the cat rescued from a tree, or the auto accident that didn't happen, or the boy scout who helped an old lady across the street.
Bad news sells.
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real estate news about woodbridge va: Homes Sold September 2010 vs September 2009 - 09/29/10 04:26 AM
Homes Sold September 2010 vs September 2010
What A Difference A Year Makes When You Compare Home Sales In Prince William County
Home Sales Slide Down While Inventory Of Homes For Sale Rises In Prince William County
Home sales were roaring in September, 2009, while the first time buyer $8,000 tax credit sent buyers flocking onto the market.
In September, 2009, there were 606 SOLD homes in the month, leaving an ACTIVE inventory of just 54 homes for sale.
Fast forward to September, 2010, and you'll see 384 homes SOLD, and 1158 homes are ACTIVE inventory for sale on the market.
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real estate news about woodbridge va: New Homes For Sale In Woodbridge Video By Erick Blackwelder of Exit 1st Choice Realty - 08/24/10 04:52 AM
New Homes For Sale In Woodbridge Video By Erick Blackwelder of Exit 1st Choice Realty
You Get Vital Information About New Homes For Sale In Prince William County From The Local Real Estate Guy
You Will Find Out About Framing A House In This Insightful Video

 
Text my phone at 703-677-1120, or call my cell at the same number, or contact me now by email Click Here 

 

Contact Peggy James or Erick Blackwelder  of Erick and Company - Exit 1st Choice Realty,14029 Crossing Place,  Woodbridge VA. 22192. Realtors®, call 703-851-3085 (Peggy) or 703-590-2252 (Office) to list your property for sale or to purchase a property … (3 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Updated Home With Marble and Wood Floors Plus Renovated Kitchen and Baths In Woodbridge VA - 08/04/10 11:07 AM
Updated Home With Marble and Wood Floors Plus Renovated Kitchen and Baths In Woodbridge VA
When I'm Showing Homes To Woodbridge Home Buyers I Often Find Renovated Homes
Here Is A 5 Bedroom 3 Bath Spacious Renovated Home For Just $279,900
I carry my camera when I am out and about with folks looking for a home with me.  When I come across a home that is in exceptional in some way, I take photos so you can see what I see.
 
   
Kitchen gives you new cabinets, new counters, new appliances, and a new marble floor.  A … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Woodbridge Real Estate In The Riverside Community Called Belmont Bay - 07/14/10 05:46 AM
Woodbridge Real Estate In The Riverside Community Called Belmont Bay
Belmont Bay Offers You A Lovely Riverside Golf Course, A Marina For Your Boat
You Get Your Own Virginia Railway Express (VRE) Train Station In Belmont Bay
Come Take A Drive Through Belmont Bay With Erick And His Video Camera

 
Text my phone at 703-677-1120, or call my cell at the same number, or contact me now by email Click Here 

 

Contact Peggy James or Erick Blackwelder  of Erick and Company - Exit 1st Choice Realty,14029 Crossing Place,  Woodbridge VA. 22192. Realtors®, call 703-851-3085 (Peggy) or 703-590-2252 (Office) to list your … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Retrofitting Suburburban Homes, Stores, Malls Is Under Way In Woodbridge Virginia - 07/10/10 07:56 AM
Retrofitting Suburban Homes, Stores, Malls Is Under Way In Woodbridge Virginia
Most Nice Folks Like You Are Familiar With Updating and Upgrading Homes For Sale In Woodbridge Virginia
Woodbridge Commercial Property Is Also Constant Renovation To Attract Customers Like You
The major shopping regions in Prince William County are Potomac Mall, plus surrounding stores in Woodbridge; Manassas Mall and the Route 234 businesses; Town Center in Bristow Virginia.
These areas feature a lot of "Big Box" (BB) stores, such as Target, Wal-Mart, Home Depot, and Lowes.
Manassas Mall and the Bristow Town Center also feature specialty shops and boutique stores.
As … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: New Government-Mandated Rules Could Make For a Bumpy Ride to the Closing Table - 07/08/10 05:20 AM
The following article was sent to me by mortgage banker, Markita Aldridge-Woods of Weststar Mortgage.  When I need accurate, up-to-the-minute information about the mortgage world, I go to Markita's Blog.
New Government-Mandated Rules Could Make For a Bumpy Ride to the Closing Tab
Scariest Words Known To Man: "I'm from the federal government and I'm here to help you."
Expect Delays When You Attempt A 3-Week Settlement
 
The mortgage world is controlled by at least 8 different government agencies (and I wouldn’t be surprised if the CIA was one of them). There are more rules than one can say "grace" … (2 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Homes On Land And Acreage Around Woodbridge And The Straight Poop About Septic Systems - 06/20/10 08:36 AM
Homes On Land And Acreage Around Woodbridge And The Straight Poop About Septic Systems
Septic Systems Can Be Reliable And Trouble-Free So Have No Fear Of Woodbridge Homes On Land
A Quick Overview Of Septic Systems Plus A Few "Dooz and Dont's"
Most folks grew up in areas where municipal water and sewer served our homes, giving us clean water, and taking away our waste water without a care.
When city folks like you and me decide to buy a home away from suburbia, out in the forest, or on grassy farm land, be prepared for well water and a septic system … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Buyers Use Virtual Tours To Select Homes For Physical Tours - 06/19/10 02:27 PM
Buyers Use Virtual Tours To Select Homes For Physical Tours
84% Of Buyers Choose Which Homes They Will Physically Tour When They Take A Virtual Tour On Their Computers
New Trend Shows Measurable Decline In Physical Tours For Homes Without Multiple Photos In The Listings
You can tour over 100 homes for sale in one session in front of FranklyMLS.
If you're a buyer, virtual showings of homes save you time and travel.  You get to see inside homes to compare room sizes, features, and decor.  
Virtual showings help you separate pick the cream-puff homes, and ditch the dumps.  You … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Sub-Prime Loans Are Back... In Great Britain - 06/06/10 07:57 AM
Sub-Prime Loans Are Back... In Great Britain
It's Only A Matter Of Time Before Loan Companies In Woodbridge Will Originate British Sub-Prime's
I Can't Stand Writing About It Cuz It Makes Me Sick
So Watch This Video
Erick BlackwelderExit 1st Choice Realty
14029 Crossing PlaceWoodbridge, VA  22192703-590-2252
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real estate news about woodbridge va: Woodbridge VA Real Estate News About Staging Your Home With PODS - 06/03/10 03:47 AM
Woodbridge VA Real Estate News About Staging Your Home With PODS
De-Clutter Your Home When Showing To Prospective Buyers
Clutter Makes Your Home Look Small
De-Cluttering Your Home Makes It Look Bigger
Let PODS Be The Answer To Your Clutter Clean-Up With A 10% Exit Realty Discount
PODS is a smarter way to help you sell your home-and, after the sale, move to your next one.
It's easy, a PODS® container can help you clear clutter for staging. Prospective buyers see more of your home and less of what's stacked up in it.
A PODS representative said, "Our process is simple: We deliver a … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Woodbridge VA Short Sales Scar Young Hearts And Minds - 06/01/10 09:45 AM
Children Are Especially Vulnerable To Sadness And Depression When Moving From Their Homes
A Child's Perception Of The World As A Sad, Chaotic Place, Lives On Into Adulthood
This Picture On The Back Of A Child's Bedroom Door In A Short Sale Is Indeed A Thousand Words Or More

Attorney Neil Garfield is leading the charge to bring some sanity to the financial mess that has come about because the federal government forced banks to make mortgage loans that were destine to fail.
In Garfield's blog, Living Lies, he recently addressed the specific topic of children, uprooted from their homes by a financial mess … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: California vs Virginia Environmental Practices - 05/30/10 04:05 AM
California vs Virginia Environmental Practices
California Is Financially Broke While Virginia Is Close To A Balanced Budget
This Post Is Written With My Tongue Firmly Planted In Cheek

California: Governor of California is jogging with his dog along a nature trail. Acoyote jumps out and attacks dog. #1. Governor starts to intervene, reflects upon the movie "Bambi" and then realizes he should stop; the coyote is only doing what is natural. #2. He calls animal control. Animal control captures coyote and spends $200testing it for diseases and $500 upon relocating it. #3. He calls veterinarian. Vet collects dead dog and … (1 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Rolling Thunder Rumbles Woodbridge So Salute The Riders And Give Them Room On The Road - 05/29/10 06:38 AM
Thousands Of Riders Will Converge On The Memorials In A Parade Calling Rolling Thunder
Woodbridge Hotels Host Riders From Across The Fruited Plains
Please Give Riders Plenty Of Room On The Highways
Out Of Town Riders Need Room To Navigate Our Highways
If you have lived in Woodbridge for at least a year, you know about the rumble of motorcycles that punctuate the entire Memorial Day weekend as riders from across the fruited plains convene to ride in the Rolling Thunder parade.
Please folks, when you're on the highways, give riders extra room to maneuver, especially out-of-town riders who are not … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Woodbridge VA Veterans Deserve The Credit For Your Liberties - 05/28/10 04:45 AM
Woodbridge Virginia Veterans Deserve Credit For Your Liberties
Veterans Across The Fruited Plains Have Protected Your Liberties For 234 Years
When I See A Soldier In Uniform, I Say, "Thank You For Your Service"
It is the VETERAN, not the preacher, who has protected our freedom of religion. It is the VETERAN, not the reporter, who has protected our freedom of the press. It is the VETERAN, not the poet, who has protected our freedom of speech. It is the VETERAN, not the campus organizer, who has protected freedom to assemble. It is the VETERAN, not the lawyer, who has protected … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Real Estate News For Woodbridge Virginia About Federal Unprecedented New Taxes On Real Estate Sales - 05/25/10 04:06 AM
Real Estate News For Woodbridge Virginia That Will Tax You When You Sell Your Home Sale
Plus, Landlords Will Bear A New Tax Burden When Paying Contractors For Repairs
Tax-And-Spend Congress Goes After Your Wallet With A New Tax Instead Of Federal Spending Cuts
Contact Your Member Of Congress Now By Fax And Register Your Opposition
Protect Your Equity In Your Home Now
The following is a copy/paste from a special report from the National Association Of Realtors (NAR)
 
Prevent New Tax Burdens on Real Estate Background on Landlord:Congress proposes that ANYONE who receives rental income will be required to … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: Your Home Loan Could Be A Fraud - 05/24/10 08:19 AM
Your Home Loan Could Be A Fraudulent Loan If It Has Been Securitized
Woodbridge Home Owners Facing Loan Rate Re-Set May Be Victims Of Fraud
See The Living Lies Web Log (Blog) And Robert Weed's Blog For Insightful Information
DISCLAIMER: I am not an attoney.  For competent legal advice I urge you to see the licensed attorney of your choice.
Some home loans (debt) created in the early 2000's were sliced, diced, and pieces were sold into the stock market (equities) without the knowledge nor the permission of the borrower.
Some of those loans have a "re-set" feature that allows the … (0 comments)

real estate news about woodbridge va: One More Reason To Avoid Navy Federal Mortgage Services - 05/23/10 06:55 AM
One More Reason To Avoid Navy Federal Mortgage Services
Navy Federal Credit Union Among The Least Trustworthy Lenders
Realtors and Title Companies Cringe When Buyers Choose Navy Fed
Premier Northern Virginia Attorney Shocked, Stunned By Navy Fed Bad Behavior
Special Report: Navy Fed Confiscates 14 Year-Old Girl's Savings When Mom Falls Behind In Home Loan Payments
When you buy a home, you are free to choose any lender.  If you choose to hire me to help you, and you want Navy Fed to handle your mortgage, I shall support your choice 110%.  I also have a duty to disclose to you … (8 comments)

 
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