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What you need to know about selling a house as is

Traditionally, when a homeowner puts their property on the market, one of the first things they do is to prepare their home for the sale. This means deep cleaning, staging, and doing minor repairs or major home improvements, all to make the...

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What luxury homebuyers want the most

The phrase, “luxury home,” conjures images of swimming pools, gourmet kitchens, home gyms, and home theatres. But what exactly do luxury homebuyers want in their homes? What features are on their list of must-haves? We compiled a...

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Exploring Colonial Williamsburg

Williamsburg served as the capital of the Virginia colony from 1699 to 1780. Around the turn of the 20th century, John Davison Rockefeller led the restoration of the colonial town to its former glory with the help of William Archer Rutherfo...

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Trees can increase the value of your home

There are a lot of ways to increase the value of your home – from revamping your interiors to adding smart home features. Another way to increase value is by having trees on your property. In a world where temperatures are rising, ...

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Tips for first-time homebuyers in Virginia

Being a first-time homebuyer can be intimidating. There are so many steps involved, from the preparation, to the house hunt, to finally ironing out all the details and purchasing a home. To help you out, we prepared some home buying ...

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The best golf courses in and around Williamsburg, VA

Williamsburg, VA is a playground for golf aficionados. And if you have yet to fall in love with the sport, the city will make you. Home to some of the best golf courses in the Mid-Atlantic, you will have plenty of opportunities to learn und...

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Things to do before closing a home sale

You're almost done with your home sale. The end is so close, you can almost taste victory! But before you celebrate the conclusion of this real estate transaction, it's important to be as eagle-eyed as ever. Several things can happen during...

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Is Williamsburg, VA a great place to retire?

The verdict is in: Williamsburg, VA is a lovely place to retire. And it has been the case for several years. In fact, the city graced CNN Money's list a couple of times already. Colonial Williamsburg's historic 18th century architecture ...

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