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This blog contains information about homes for sale in the Williamsburg, Virginia area. There is general information about the local real estate market, advice for home buyers and sellers, and information about things to do in the area.
This blog by Beth Atalay is worth a second look. It was featured, but I wanted to put it back out there just in case anyone did not see it the first time! How Do You Start Real Estate Farming if You Do NOT Have Any Listings?Real Estate farming is probably one of the oldest methods to attract new ...
Happy Independance Day America, we who are honored to live here enjoy a free lifesyle that many people in the world do not have.  Just the fact that we can proudly display our fact is a tribute to those who fought for our freedom.     Happy birthday America, may God keep us free!
As our celebration of Independance Day approaches, I want to take a moment to thank those who have served and also those who continue to serve in the armed forces, as well as police and firefighters.    We should never forget that freedom is not free and should show our gratitiude to those who pr...
Yorktown, Virginia is the place where the revolutionary war was won. It is a fun place to visit and imagine the sound of the cannons firing into the York River at the British ships.  You can visit the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, formerly the Yorktown Victory Center.    The fireworks d...
Being a REALTOR® can be a frustrating and thankless job.  There are some perks that come with the job that the general public may not be aware of however.  One of these perks is having access to the names and phone numbers of great contractors. Being a REALTOR® is a definite advantage in this sit...
This is a picture of my second attempt at a banana pudding cake.    I used my grandmother's recipe for banana cake and added banana pudding to it.  I finished it off with sweetened whipped cream.    My grandmother would make a yellow layer cake. She put a mixture of mashed bananas, sugar and a sp...
There is a fine line between making a house looks its best and deceving buyers. Years ago, my ex and I were considering buying a house with our daughter in Orlando. She had been out of college for a couple of years and was tired of paying rent. We were living in Virginia at the time, so I contact...
After I finished the banana pudding cake and tried it, I have to say it was disappointing.  The cake itself was good as I said in an earlier blog.  But once I added the toppings and tasted it, it seemed that the banana pudding somehow took away from the good taste of the cake.   After the dry run...
A few days ago, I posted this blog with the recipe for banana pudding cake that I promised to make for my son-n-law for Father's Day.  This is a new recipe, so I decided to have a dry run today.   We often take desserts to our Sunday School class so I plan to take it tomorrow. I made a couple of ...
The market in Williamsburg Virginia is very active.  The data in the chart below is based on the Williamsburg MLS for the zipcodes, 23185, 23188 and 23168:   Of the total number of homes sold in May, 75% were homes priced at $450k or below.  There is less than five months of inventory in this pri...

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