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By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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If you're getting ready to move out or let prospective home buyers snoop through your home in #WinchesterVA, you should check and fix, if necessary, the following common problem areas. Indoor Repairs Repair leaky faucets, sinks, dishwashers. If you see any sign of wall mildew or dampness, check ...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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Sometimes the hardest part of selling a home in #WinchesterVA is making the decision to sell it. Our homes give us roots, provide sanctuary, house memories and, hopefully, give us some financial security. It's a huge decision to sell a home. Once made, however, additional decisions will come fas...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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      Red Flags for Homebuyers   Home buying season in #WinchesterVA is upon us, and while some home buyers get caught up in the emotions of finding their new home, an important part of buying a home in Frederick county Virginia is paying attention to red flags. Red flags are those items that cou...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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Simplify Your Home Selling Experience From preparing your home for sale, to setting the price, and showing your house when it is on the market, a Realtor will simplify everything. Keep in mind the right agent is often the key to a successful real estate transaction. Real Estate professionals guid...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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In many parts of the country and #Winchester VA, the end of summer is time to stow tools and equipment to protect them from harsh weather, and to prolong life and use. Here is a handy checklist for the transition. Barbeques Wheel portable models to inside storage, but keep propane tanks outside,...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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Virginia Seller's disclosure is critical to a smooth home sale and reducing seller liability, but not all owners are aware of its value when selling their home in #WinchesterVA.  The reason is seller disclosure reduces liability. If a home buyer knows about a problem up front, then they can't lat...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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The Winchester, VA real estate market started to see a slowdown in July 2014. The number of sold properties were down to 117. That's a 36% drop from June 2014. By comparison, June saw 183 sold properties. It's also a 16% drop from July 2013 sales.  The good news is that distressed properties have...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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You’ve packed up and moved your things to your new home in #WinchesterVA - your move is now almost two-thirds complete. The last part is unpacking and getting settled into your new home in Frederick county Virginia. This can be the phase that takes the longest, but that can also be the most fun....

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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Smart Questions to Ask Your Home Inspector What does your Winchester home inspection cover? The inspector should ensure that the inspection and report will meet all applicable requirements in your state and will comply with a well-recognized standard of practice and code of ethics.How long have y...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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I'd like to introduce everyone to my colleague and friend, Mark Peter Lynch. Mark is my Winchester, VA go to guy for all things lending related. He has pulled some pretty big rabbits out of some pretty small hats for me in the past couple years. Mark works for PrimeLending, and he's a real pro in...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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I seem to attract very clever and witty clients. Most of the clients that end up working with me are quick witted and ready to spar with me from the time we have our first conversation. I love it. That gives me a pretty good insight into how the deal will go as we get into a purchase.  Recently, ...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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I'm really hard to impress. I don't get all excited about celebrities or politicians or sports stars. I'm just hard to impress, but this morning I ran into a lady who has been high on my admiration list for a long time. Ann Hoffman is a generational superstar. Six years ago a new fitness facility...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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There are four simple things that will help sell your home fast. Take only of the four out of the list, and you’re likely to slow the process down. Some of these things you have control over, and one you do not. What’s under your control? Condition: You have total control over the condition of yo...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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There are two things that I've used to take the drama out of a listing. When a seller is serious about selling a home for the maximum amount of money in the shortest amount of time there are certain things that will help get that listing sold. Few sellers want to spend a lot of money to get their...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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The Winchester, Virginia real estate market is in a constant state of movement. June saw numerous improvements over the previous month, as well as over June 2013. This video market report will give you a quick update of the market condition in Winchester, VA. When you're ready to buy or sell, con...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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Why Use A Realtor?   A real estate agent’s job is to help guide you through the complexitiesof buying or selling a property.   A Listing agent is one that works for the seller. They will list the property on the MLS and conduct all the activities from the seller’s side and work for the seller in ...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Winchester, VA Real Estate Market: 1st Six Months 2014   The Winchester, Virginia real estate market is shifting away from distressed properties to fair market sales, and that's good news for home sellers. Distressed sales dropped 42% from the same period in 2013. The first six months of 2014 did...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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Sometimes, buyers just need a little more hand-holding than others. As a parent, I'm not shy about touting my sons' accomplishments. I love watching them set goals and then achieve them, and most of my friends are the same with their kids. I guess it's a proud parent thing, but what about those p...

By Beth Paisley Realtor with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates,480 W Jubal Early Dr #100, Winchester, VA 22601)
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In order to get the highest price when selling your home in #WinchesterVA in the shortest time, you need to know how to market your homes. The better you market your home, the more offers you will get. And the more offers you get, the more choices you have to get the price and terms your seller w...

By Mike Cooper, Broker VA,WV, MD, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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OK, if you're going to move out to the country you need to be aware of a few things. One, we have spiders. Two, we have snakes. Three, we have great houses. I do get tickled when clients come out to the country, buy a home with a little land and then they're shocked when they see a snake or a spi...

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