Whether you’ve gone through the process yourself or if you’ve watched one too many marathons on HGTV, when it comes to looking for a new home, one of the first things buyers do is define what exactly they are looking for. They evaluate what they like about their current residence, what they wish they had in their current residence, and come up with the criteria that defines the house of their dreams.
Home Staging: Is it the Right Choice to Sell Your Home?
Let’s face it: nobody wants to get stuck with a property that sits on the market for months on end, waiting for a buyer to materialize. Real estate agents use a number of different techniques to generate interest in an available home. One such example is staging a home with new furniture and decor. Of course, home staging comes with a significant price tag, so before you decide to utilize this strategy for your own property, it’s important to know what to expect.
Unless you were too young to care about housing a decade ago when the residential real estate bubble burst and homeowners were sent scrambling to hold on to home values, you know that this market quixotic. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the $7,354 median price tag on single family houses in 1950 has exploded over the decades. [Read more…]
How America’s newest homes are changing
As time passes, Virginians gradually embrace new home construction styles. Different types of residential locations also fall in and out of favor. This year, more people are choosing to build houses in the suburbs. Design experts believe that brass fixtures, extra windows and home automation rank among 2018’s top trends. [Read more…]
There are numerous home builders in Richmond, VA and surrounding areas, but only a few are truly committed to offering a high level of personalization and quality. The 7 best home builders in Richmond are focused not on improving their position in the market, but on making sure the buyer receives the best in terms of customization and building quality.
Here’s our list of the 7 best custom home builders in the Richmond area (not in order): [Read more…]
Over the years, Moseley has become one of the most attractive places to live in the Richmond area. There are a number of factors that have made it such a popular spot, especially among families.
For example, Moseley is only 20 miles away from Richmond, making it perfect for those who work in Richmond but don’t want to live in a big city. Moseley is a more quiet, community-friendly place to live. [Read more…]