Gainesville, VA Real Estate News

By JC Manlapaz, GRI SFR CDPE
(EXIT Heritage Realty)
For the last several days it has been very depressing to see the stock market go down because of the Sub-Prime woes.  Well, I'm not really that depressed because now the stocks are cheaper to buy than 2-3 months ago. That is if you're an investor or day trader. Don't you agree?  Now, let's apply that same mentality to Real Estate.  Some may say, "no way" or other will say "hell ya!" With so much houses for sale, prices have gone down already in majority of the market.  Then, of couse,  Foreclosure have increased as well.  So, what does this mean? Why should people pay attention to this and not so much on the negative media that we constantly see everyday? Let me tell you.  It's really simple.  If you are looking to invest your money and want a really good return on investment, you want ...
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Posted by Lisa David under For Buyers, For Sellers, For Realty Professionals, Regional - Northeast, General Information, Our Community, Gainesville, HaymarketAs Gainesville continues to grow and Linton Hall Road is widened, not only are new homes being added but the abundance of new stores are popping up as well. Best Buy is close to completion on Gateway Center Drive along with a brand new hotel. There are many other stores and restaurants that are aready built. Some of these are Petsmart, Super Target, Giant, DSW, Starbucks, Panera Bread, Little Gym, American Tap Room (ATR), Chevy Chase Bank, iHop, Ruby Tuesday, Pier 1 as well as many others. An entire new section off Linton Hall Road is set to open in 2009 boasting a 500,000 square foot site including a new movie theatre, bookstore, ...
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By Rita Gibbons, The Gibbons Group
(MacDoc Realty LLC)
Visit www.RitaGibbons.com to search homes for sale in Gainesville, Virginia ...Gainesville, Virginia is located 42 miles southwest of Washington, DC.  Conventially located to Rt 66, Rt 29 and Rt 15, Gainesville has become a desireable location to live.  Communities such as Virginia Oaks and Lake Manassas boast the areas best golf courses.  Over the past 10 years, Gainesville has grown by leaps and bounds ... with new homes being built and more people moving to the western side of Prince William County ... Gainesville is one of the more popular areas to live.  Convenient to DC, Gainesville has quickly become a commuter's dream location.  Gainesville has been diligently working on making the roads more accessible to its citizens.  With the widening of Route 66 to Gainesville, Route 29 in ...
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By Rita Gibbons, The Gibbons Group
(MacDoc Realty LLC)
For the period August 2006 to July 2007 here are the current home sales stats:07-2007                     31             $435,000.00 06-2007                     56             $449,000.00 05-2007                     66             $497,000.00 04-2007                     46             $512,000.00 03-2007                     56             $449,000.00 02-2007                     58             $514,000.00 01-2007                     102            $468,000.00 12-2006                     68             $460,000.00 11-2006                     58             $454,000.00 10-2006                     79             $483,000.00 09-2006                     61             $480,000.00 08-2006                     92             $513,000.00  
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By Lenn Harley, Real Estate Broker - Virginia & Maryland
(Lenn Harley, Homefinders.com, MD & VA Homes and Real Estate)
The Homes in Gainesville, Virginia below SOLD in April, 2007.  New Home Builders in Gainesville include:Richmond American Homes, JGS Residential, Drees Homes, Kettler Forlines Homes, Lennar, NV Homes, Petra Builders, Castle Rock Builders, Brookfield, Engle Homes, Equity Homes.Typical Homes in Gainesville Sold in April 2007         New Home in the $475,000 price range.  City               StreetName        ListPrice          ClosePrice      DOMP   TotalTaxesGainesville     Murphy              $569,900        $515,000       482        $4,569Gainesville     Neale Sound      $499,900        $470,000       397        $4,323Gainesville     Pedigrue           $859,000        $830,663       313        Not AccessedGainesville     Virginia Oaks     $559,000        $540,000       271        $4,918...
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By Lenn Harley, Real Estate Broker - Virginia & Maryland
(Lenn Harley, Homefinders.com, MD & VA Homes and Real Estate)
If you're thinking about Retirement Homes Virginia, or Gainesville Active Adult or 55 and over Virginia?  Come to Gainesville and HERITAGE HUNT, a premier Active Adult community in Northern Virginia  HERITAGE HUNT - A MOST EXTRAORDINARY COMMUNITY FOR ACTIVE ADULTS IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA Heritage Hunt has been the most popular location for "Active Adult" home buyers in the Maryland and Northern Virginia area since it opened about 10 years ago.  Heritage Hunt has been honored as the "BEST" Active Adult Community in the Country.  This award given by the National Council on Senior Housing.  Just come and see how a viable community can grow and satisfy the needs of about 2000 home owners.  These are GATED COMMUNITIES which appeal to home owners.  Your privacy and safety are lovingly protected....
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