Foreclosure vs. Short Sale: Which is Better?

Whether you are the homeowner or buyer, there are and disadvantages and advantages associated with both the foreclosure and short sales.  Often, people with confuse the two situations and will sometimes use the terms interchangeably.  However, there are some distinct differences that can lead to consequences that you much different than you may expect.  Once … Continued

Challenges of Selling an Inherited Home in Richmond

Many times, inheriting a house can be a big surprise and potentially a big burden for many people.  So what should you do when you inherit a house in Richmond, VA?  Often, your first reaction is that you may want to keep the house for sentimental reasons.  Other times, you realize that you may be … Continued

Create Wealth With Rental Property Equity

Investing in a rental property can be lucrative and an excellent way to build equity by allowing your tenants to pay the expenses of owning the property. However, as in all real estate investments, it is very important to buy wisely to help ensure you buy a cash cow and not a money pit! Here … Continued

Need Help Dealing With Foreclosure in Richmond

RVA Home Buyers, LLC, a local real estate investment firm specializing in the purchase of distressed properties, is helping homeowners looking to stop foreclosure on their houses. The firm specializes in the pre-foreclosure or short sale process, pay cash, and can settle in as little as 7 days.  They are focused on helping to solve … Continued

Improve Your Home, But Avoid These Mistakes

Home improvements can be a lot of fun, but they can be expensive and may not increase your home’s resale value enough to justify the expense. In some cases, your pet project may cost you thousands of dollars and can actually have a negative impact on your home’s resale value. There are some considerations that … Continued

Caution: Foreclosure Scams Are On The Rise

Foreclosures have risen to record levels over the past 4 to 6 years.  Just like with anything, when there’s an opportunity or when there’s people in pain… the dishonest and unscrupulous people in the world tend to come out of the dark shadows to prey on unsuspecting homeowners. While it is natural to try and … Continued

Not Sure Where to Start with Your Move?

Are you looking to move in the near future and not sure where you should start the intimidating process?  There is a lot of upfront work that you need to do when planning to move. By the time you pack all the stuff you have acquired into boxes, hire movers, and write the checks, your … Continued

I Plan to Sell But My Home Needs Repairs

Does your home need repairs?  Do you need to sell your home fast Richmond, VA but don’t have the time or money to complete all the required repairs?  If so, you have a number of options that depend on your current situation. The easiest and quickest option is to sell your home to an experienced … Continued

Why Sell My Home to an Experienced Local Investor?

For most people, making the decision to sell your home is the largest and most important decision that they will make.  There are many different options to consider and each of the options has its pros and cons.  Often, however, many homeowners never consider one of the best options for selling their home.  A successful, experienced … Continued

Nearing Default on Your Rental Property in Richmond?

Are you a bit surprised by the title of this estate article because you think it’s only homeowners who have a hard time paying their mortgage on time?  However, as a real estate investor or landlord, there may be times when it’s hard to pay the mortgage on your end as well. Your tenants may be difficult … Continued