Moving To Charlottesville in Droves!

In the past 18 months, 8% of Nextdoor survey respondents ‘permanently’ moved to a different area…  33% from an urban to a suburban area 30% from a suburban to another suburban area 27% from an urban to another urban area 10% from a suburban to an urban area Why are neighbors moving? 47% be in a more relaxing environment 37% for cost savings 33% have more physical space 27% be closer […]

Downsizing From a Large House

The consideration to downsize is often an emotional process for many. Sometimes those looking to make this transition, contemplate it not for weeks or months, but for years! Downsizing will be easier if YOU start the process sooner rather than later. Life happens, we’ve seen it! Sometimes certain events create urgency around the need to […]

CAAR Firmly Supports PHA Response to University of Virginia RFQ

CAAR’s Code of Public Policy states, “we believe that the real estate industry, non-profit partners and the state and local governments all can work together in establishing policies and programs which promote an adequate supply of affordable owner-occupied and rental housing, and which reduce regulatory and other barriers to housing availability and affordability.” We believe the affordable […]

New Meadowbrook Heights Listing

Circa 1940 house for sale in Meadowbrook heights. Turn key ready! This 3 bedroom, 2 bath charming brick home is set on .35+/- acres and is located within the desirable Greenbrier school district. The home is convenient to the 250 bypass, the Rt.29 corridor, Stonefield and Barracks Rd shopping centers, UVA’s graduate schools, and downtown. […]

Charlottesville Real Estate Mortgage Rates

July 1st, 2022 The 30-year rate falls to 5.3% from 5.54% the week before, according to Freddie Mac. The US housing market is worth an estimated $33.6 trillion, according to World Property Journal. Staged homes sell 25% faster than non-staged ones, according to G2. Always use a savvy Charlottesville realtor (since 2003) and get the […]

New FHA Program for Charlottesville Homes

Put as little as 0% down when you close on your dream home. You’ve been saving what feels like forever, and we’re here to help you keep as much of that hard-earned money in your pocket as possible. Through the Chenoa FHA program, you can get an FHA first mortgage with a forgivable or repayable […]

Charlottesville Homebuyers Update

There have been a few major actions in the market and I wanted to make sure you are aware of what to notice and what is not exactly newsworthy. 1. The FED raising rates.  While this is worth noting it is not a step that is unforeseen and no need to hit a panic button.  The […]

North Downtown Older Home Hits The Market

North Downtown Charlottesville home for sale. This North Downton home property features a circa1941 cottage + newer detached 16×32 STUDIO/workshop set amidst a quarter-acre oasis of beautifully LANDSCAPED lawn + gardens, only 15 min stroll to the vibrant Downtown Mall. Curb appeal abounds: exquisite cottage gardens (native plants, hummingbirds) + a charming brick patio greet […]

How To Purchase a Charlottesville Home When You Live in Another State

Have your home listed or sold before you begin your search for a Charlottesville home. Know where you want to live. I can help! 23 years of helping buyers move to Charlottesville. Don’t just use price to find a home (you want to be happy where you live!). So here we go… When you spot […]

How My Charlottesville Lender Can Help You

My lender has been around as long as I have and there are ALWAYS new things to learn. It’s not your parent’s borrowing today. Competition is fierce for Charlottesville homes and lenders need to get your attention. So here’s how easy it is today: Step 1: You fill out a simple mortgage application. But now […]