Category Archives: Buying Your Charlottesville Home

Buying Your Charlottesville Home are blog posts that provide pertinent information for home buyers in the Charlottesville VA area.

Advice and pointers are key issues in these blog posts.

These posts give pointers that home buyers should know about. One post explains how to define your home search by realizing your criteria. Real Estate Recovery posts discuss how buying up in a down market is advantageous and related economics. Another very important post lets the home buyer know the duties and responsibilities of their real estate agent. In conclusion, the home buyer will benefit from the information in these posts.

What’s the Difference in Pre-Qualification and Pre-Approval?

Pre-Qualification and Pre-Approval….Learning the Difference Detailed information describing the difference between pre-qualification and pre-approval for home buyers in the Charlottesville area. First of all, before looking for a home, you need to know how much you can afford. While you may have a number in your head, the lender has the final say. Thus, securing […]

Buy Your Retirement Home Now

The following valuable information is useful in thinking about buying your retirement home now in the Charlottesville VA area or anywhere! First of all, maybe you’re not ready to move into it, but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t take advantage of the present opportunities to acquire the home you want to live in during […]

Some of Our Favorite Sold Listings

Some of Our Favorite Sold Listings in the Charlottesville Area The following are links to some of our favorite past listings. These homes are in various Charlottesville area neighborhoods. Please visit the properties below to view details and maps. Albemarle County: Branchlands Neighborhood – 1412 Lilac Court Claremont at Carriage Hill –  #304, 1055 Weybridge […]

What are HOAs and POAs and Why Do I Have to Pay Fees?

Neighborhood Finances: Learning About HOAs and POAs This post answers the questions, “What are HOAs and POAs?” and “Why do I have to pay fees?” Explanations are given for HOAs, POAs, and why there are required fees. Today many Charlottesville area neighborhoods require homeowners to belong to a Home Owners Association (HOA) or a Property […]

How to Define YOUR Home Search

When you begin looking for your new home, you will have in mind specific criteria.  Those criteria will likely include location, price, size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, and whether or not a basement or garage is imperative.  Almost any Home Search form you find will include these basic criteria. What if it’s important that […]

Charlottesville offers a diversity of lifestyles

Another reason to love Charlottesville is the diversity of neighborhoods and communities.  One of the things I hope to accomplish here is to create an overall impression of the diversity of housing options available in Charlottesville.  Yes, we are in many ways still a very small community.  Yes, there are only a finite number of […]