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According to data from the American Veterinary Medical Association, Virginia is slightly more of a cat state than a dog state. Make of this information what you will.
We explained earlier that the FAA forbids commercial use of drones (sorry, “unmanned aerial vehicles”) without a license, and — in its interpretation — that includes Realtors. But there are also some places where it’s illegal to fly a drone … Continue reading
VAR CEO Terrie Suit attended the NAR Environmental Summit in Washington, D.C., on July 29 and 30. The conference was created to help Realtors understand and deal with the “wide variety of environmental risks that could impact the real estate … Continue reading
The rumors are true: Zillow is acquiring Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock. “The combined company will maintain both the Zillow and Trulia consumer brands” according to the press release. Click here for the Inman News story.
Congratulations to Linda Terry of Richmond, a broker/auctioneer/partner with Tranzon Fox (which specializes in auction sales of property) and 2013 president of the Richmond Association of REALTORS. She was appointed to the Virginia Auctioneers Board by Governor McAuliffe. You can … Continue reading
A new report from Discover Home Loans finds some important info for Realtors. Take these three bits of information from the company’s poll. 1. “Despite feeling financially prepared when entering the process, many homebuyers don’t know what purchasing a home … Continue reading
Disney World can call itself the Happiest Place on Earth™, but when it comes to actual data, Richmond and Charlottesville take the crown (at least in the U.S.). Richmond is America’s most contented city according to a new report from … Continue reading
Existing-home sales were down slightly in June according to the latest data from NAR, but are continuing their long-term upward climb. From the press release: Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, … Continue reading
After initially saying that it would not allow dual agents to work on pre-foreclosure sales, the Federal Housing Administration has agreed to change that policy after working with NAR. The original no-dual-agents policy was put in place by the Department … Continue reading
Spotsylvania County is one of the best places to buy a single-family home to rent out, according to a new report from RealtyTrac. With an annual gross rental yield of almost 12 percent, Spotsylvania was the No. 5 market in … Continue reading