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.
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I recently posted this blog about customer service. From some of the comments I realized I am not the only one who has run into companies with poor customer service. Sharon Tara commented that someone once told her he came to her house. She has camera monitoring so she could tell he had not bee...
I recently had an appointment with a service technician on a Saturday between 8 am and 2 pm. I asked if he could give me a shorter window and he said he could not. The technician called on Friday and confirmed the appointment for the next day. On Saturday after having waited for five hours, I ...
My husband and I were watching the Super Bowl. With less than three minutes left in the game, we felt pretty sure that the Falcons were on their way to victory. We fell asleep shortly before the end of the game. After being asleep for a little over an hour, I woke up and was surprised to see t...
This picture of my granddaughter is so adorable that I had to share it. She is a very happy baby, she is always smiling and wins hearts wherever she goes. It is a good thing that she is a good baby since her older brother is very active, is into everything and can be quite demanding!
If you are ever visiting the Williamsburg area and you like Mexican food you may want to try Taco Mexicali. It is located at 6572 Richmond Road in Lightfoot, Va. which is just a few miles west of down town Colonial Williamsburg. My grandson shared one of his chips with me the last time we were...
According to the Williamsburg MLS the top six communities by unit sales over the last two years have been the same. Colonial Heritage had the most unit sales for both 2015 and 2016. The next five were Fords Colony, Kingsmill, New Town, The Settlement at Powhatan Creek and Whitehall. For more info...
While browsing through some old photos this morning I ran across this picture of the entrance to my subdivision when I lived in Florida. This photo of the double rainbow was taken at the entrance to Isle de Mai on Amelia Island, Florida. I lived there from 2012 until I moved back to Williamsbu...
The graph below shows the trend in the number of single family home listings over the last two years. The number of single family homes listed for sale is at the lowest that it has been over the last two years. Buyers should take note that lower inventory indicates a seller's market.
I have listed my sofa and chair on Craig's List because it is too big for the new house. I received an email from a man saying he was in the armed services and deployed. He asked some questions about the furniture and then told me he would take it and said he would pay me through Payp...
I finally heard that the total snowfall for the Williamsburg area in Williamsburg was about 12 inches. Some places just north of the York River got 14 inches. It was really a winter wonderland here. My daughter and her husband brought my grandson over here to sled and he got covered in snow. ...