Explore Norfolk, VA

By Darlene Sawyer-Lovern
(EXIT Realty Specialist)
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    $179,8003 Bed, 1 Bath5324 Ashby StNorfolk VA, 23502INTIMATE COTTAGE WITH A LARGE FENCED YARDQUIET STREET WHERE NEIGHBORS WAVE & BECOME FAST FRIENDSCONVENIENT TO ALL OF HAMPTON ROADS2ND FLOOR FINISHED PLUS STUDY/OFFICE ADJACENT TO LIVING ROOMTHE KIND OF HOME COMFORTABLE & WARM LIKE AN OLD FAVO...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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The Virginia Zoo has an elephant made out of aluminum butterflies.  Can you believe it!!!  I think it is great and am planning a trip there to check it out soon.  The butterfly on the elephants nose has wings in the shape of an elephant.  The scupture will be at the main entrance to the zoo.  Mat...

By Naoma Doriguzzi, New Media Director
(Virginia Beach)
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Before During Done MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM............................. Java Cup Cafe 7943 Shore Dr Norfolk, VA 23518 (757) 390-4771    

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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Want to spend just a buck on Xmas this year and do it online while sitting at home in Norfolk?  You can.  Dollar Tree has gone online to sell but you have to buy in bulk.  Want a Santa hat, have to buy 48.  A candy filled Xmas mug, only by the case of 24 but hey each item is a buck or less.  Chec...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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Park Place in Norfolk opens new condominiums at 200 W 31st St.  Metro Housing Group has partnered with Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority to take the once abandoned building and renovate it.  The apartment building is now a condo building and you can purchase one these starting at just $...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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Norfolk's Waterside could become a Farmers Market in the not to distant future.  A local developer ,Divaris Real Estate, pitched such a deal to the city the other day.  They would transform Waterside into a farmers market to include arts and crafts dealers along with a high end seafood restaurant...

By Tina Merritt, Virginia Real Estate
(Nest Realty)
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Effective October 19, 2009, unsupervised minors are no longer permitted in the MacArthur Center Mall in Downtown Norfolk after 5pm. Yes, ID's will be checked and extra security is on hand to enforce the new regulation.  Teens found in the mall unsupervised after 5pm will be escorted to their "acc...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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The Homeowners Assistance Program (HAP) for military members is officially accepting applications.  There are a lot of military in the Norfolk area who bought homes in the last few years and have orders out of the area.  As we know from news reports this can be a disaster for the military person ...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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The mother of all plug in electrics comes to Norfolk.  There aren't many plug in vehicles yet but there are some.  Let me tell about one.  This one has 1.080 lead acid batteries, 1,500 horsepower, cost $1.3 million dollars and only goes in circles.  Norfolk Southern has bought an all electric swi...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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Nofolk is full of Active Duty and Retired military personal mainly from NAS Norfolk, Little Creek Amphibious Base and Norfolk Naval Air Base.  What does the Veteran do when the house they own can not be sold for enough to pay off the existing mortgage?  One would expect to have a "short sale" but...

By Gene Allen, Realty Consultant for Cary Real Estate
(Fathom Realty)
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Grease is in Norfolk, Va.  The long running play is in town at Chrysler Hall and will be here thru Oct 4 so get your tickets now and enjoy.  The show has been around since 1972 when Jim Jacobs co-wrote the show.  He seems to think Grease has endured because of the cool cars, rock and roll, Elvis ...

By Naoma Doriguzzi, New Media Director
(Virginia Beach)
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I have the pleasure tonight to teach the VHDA First Time Homeowners Class. Lafayette Winona Middle School1710 Alsace AveNorfolk, VA 23509 10/29 & 10/1 5:45pm - 8:45pm  You must attend both days to receive certificate Here's what you'll learn: How to develop a spending plan based on your personal ...

By Brad Brinke
(ProCraft Inspection Services)
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As an inspector, I see things everyday that tell me if a home owner cares about their home or does not.  One of those pesky things that often goes unnoticed is the HVAC filter.  The filter is installed in the return side of the HVAC system.  The return side of the system is the part that returns ...

By Asiyah Ali, Associate Broker
(Asiyah Ali, Broker/Owner)
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Norfolk  top ten homes for sale under $100,000. Contact me for details and tours! Asiyah I. Ali, Realtor - Keller Williams Realty - www.VaHomeConnect.com If you're thinking buyiing or selling your home or would like to arrange a Consultation, I can be reached via phone/text at 757-343-4474 or www...

By Asiyah Ali, Associate Broker
(Asiyah Ali, Broker/Owner)
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What a fabulous month July has been.  Median home prices have increased and average market time decreased.  Promising news as we continue into the 2009 selling season. During a recent Sellers Consultation here are some pointers I suggested: Have a pre-inspection.  Find problems and fix them BEFOR...

By Asiyah Ali, Associate Broker
(Asiyah Ali, Broker/Owner)
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By Lorinda Ward, Serving, Hampton Roads Virginia. Norfolk, Chesapeake, Va Beach
(Keffer Realty)
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Trying to sell your home in this tough market can be extremly difficult, if you do not have the right tools.  Here is a short list that I put together to help you. 1.  Start educating your self about the market.  (How can you sell a home with out knowing the details of the market you plan to list...

By Rose Weaver
(The Real Estate Group)
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The City of Norfolk has a wonderful program for first time home buyers.  There are some income requirements to qualify, but if you do you can get low interest rates and up to 20% in dow payment and closing cost assistance. Click here to find out more information.

By Naoma Doriguzzi, New Media Director
(Virginia Beach)
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Thanks to John Cannata I was asked to do my picture meme.      My age at next birthday ( which is April 3rd)           The place I want to visit is my birthplace Pusan, Korea                    Favorite food : of course chocolate ice cream                My favorite color : Purple              Ba...

By Naoma Doriguzzi, New Media Director
(Virginia Beach)
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