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By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty, Martha Hilton, Broker)
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  World Habitat Day: October 6, 2014   In 1985, the United Nations declared the first Monday in October to be World Habitat Day in recognition of the need for simple and decent shelter for people around the world. Habitat for Humanity knows that good housing and good housing policies are the key ...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty, Martha Hilton, Broker)
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Susan G. Komen West Virginia Race for the Cure - May 3, 2014   Another reminder about the Susan G. Komen West Virginia Race for the Cure -  May 3, 2014 the largest 5K race in the State bringing in people from 17 different states.   When:   May 3, 2014  Where:  WV State Capitol in Charleston, West...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty, Martha Hilton, Broker)
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  Save the Date for the 2014 Susan G. Komen West Virginia Race for the Cure.    The West Virginia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure (WV SGK) is happy to announce that the 2014 Race for the Cure website is now open for registrations!  The Annual Race for the Cure is the largest fundraiser t...

By Bret Nida
(REAL ESTATE CENTRAL)
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Whether you are going to be buying a home for the first time or not, the following tips will help you to ensure that what you end up buying is what you need and want.  The whole process of buying a home can be a very scary one; by following the tips listed below you can make it more exciting! Ste...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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One Reason NOT to Buy Your Dream Home Buying a home for the first time can be very intimidating. So many possibilities. Whether on paper or mentally, lists are made of what you want in your first home. Since this is such a major purchase, and something you are going to be living in for at least a...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Avoid the Fine and register your rental property in Charleston, WVSince July 1, 2010 the City of Charleston, WV has required all landlords who offer houses, apartments, or rooms for rent to register with the city. This is an effort on part of the city government to maintain all available rental p...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Charleston WV October 2012 Home Sales Report October 2012 Real Estate Report Homes Sold: 8 Average Sales Price: $182,325 Homes Currently on the Market: 70 Homes Currently Under Contract: 12 Average Days On the Market: 133   The East End and areas surrounding the Downtown of Charleston saw some im...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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North Charleston WV October 2012 Home Sales Report October 2012 Real Estate Report Homes Sold: 7 Average Sales Price: $133414 Homes Currently on the Market: 47 Homes Currently Under Contract: 7 Average Days On the Market: 80   North Charleston showed some sluggishness compared to other markets, b...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Charleston South Hills October 2012 Home Sales Report October 2012 Real Estate Report Homes Sold: 18 Average Sales Price: $281,237 Homes Currently on the Market: 102 Homes Currently Under Contract: 32 Average Days On the Market: 62   Charleston's South Hills neighborhood showed a great improvemen...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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West Side of Charleston October 2012 Home Sales Report October 2012 Real Estate Report Homes Sold: 12 Average Sales Price: $96,608 Homes Currently on the Market: 94 Homes Currently Under Contract: 20 Average Days On the Market: 109   The historic West Side of Charleston is a good community for fi...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Kanawha City WV October 2012 Home Sales Report October 2012 Real Estate Report Homes Sold: 4 Average Sales Price: $193,750 Homes Currently on the Market: 52 Homes Currently Under Contract: 7 Average Days On the Market: 102   Kanawha City is a planned neighborhood in Charleston. As recently as the...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Santa Claus is coming to Charleston Town Center Mall. November, 2012.   It's that time of the year again! Jolly ol' Saint Nick will be coming to the Charleston Town Center Mall on November 8, 2012. This year he will be joined by Bob The Builder to help kick off the fun. Events start at 5:45PM in ...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Moved! 2012 Trick or Treat Times in Charleston WV Area With Hurricane Sandy bearing down on the east coast, the county commissions for Kanawha and Putnam have moved the Trick or Treat time to Thursday, November 1 from 6pm until 8pm. This includes the following communities: Dunbar Cross Lanes Char...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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A Field of Screams and other Charleston WV area Haunted Houses Check out these haunted houses in the Charleston area for some frightful fun: Crawl through a barn with ghouls, goblins, and criminally insane chasing you? Yes, Please! Make your way to The Haunted Barn located on the East End of Char...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Am I Buying A Meth House? What is Meth? Short for methamphetamine, it is an illegal home cooked psycho-stimulant drug with ingredients that may include paint thinner, Freon, starter fluid, lye, Drano, and battery acid to name a few. Once the highly addictive drug is cooked and smoked or inhaled,...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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THIS is why you have a home inspection! It is tempting to save money when buying a house by skipping inspections. This is a perfect example of why you should have a home inspection. I had a showing today at a cute little home that had some nice upgrades and a nice deck off the kitchen. This is a ...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Erasing History. They Just Don't Make Them Like That Anymore The Central United Methodist Church was built on the West Side of Charleston, WV in 1912. The church closed in 2008. The building will be torn down to make way for a new retail store. The pictures were taken after the church was strippe...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Save $350.12 per sq ft and live here! Where is that you ask? Charleston, WV! A recent REALTOR.org article listed the Top 5 most affordable markets in the U.S. The per square foot cost for each of these Top 5 markets ranged from $62.45 up to $69.04. While Charleston, WV real estate did make the To...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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Much press has been devoted to the housing market and it’s seemingly bottomless free fall. Truth of the matter is, if you are financially able and considering buying a home, this market is ideal.  Let’s explore three reasons why.   Interest Rates Mortgage rates have plummeted to lows not seen in ...

By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
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UNDER CONTRACT: Investment Property in Charleston, WV SOLD: May 30, 2012 Vacant after several years, this home situated on the corner of Joseph Street in downtown Charleston, WV, has finally found a new owner. Featuring a beautiful stone fireplace, lovely tin ceiling in the kitchen and a stunning...

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