How Do I Determine My Home’s Value?

The real estate industry has made large strides in helping homeowners and real estate agents determine the estimated values for residential real estate over the past 30 years.  At one time, the only way to get an estimate on a home’s value was to use the printed Multiple Listing Services (MLS) hard copy books.  These … Continued

Which Offers the Best Outcome: Short Sale vs. Foreclosure

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

Ready to Buy Your First Home in Richmond?

Are you ready to buy your first home in the Richmond, VA area?  Are you finding yourself lost when trying to figure out where to start with the whole buying process? Buying a 1st home is one of the largest and most important decisions a person can make in his or her life. Often, when … Continued

Foreclosure Scams Are On The Rise

Over the past four or five years, foreclosures have risen to record levels.  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 home owners who don’t know any better. While it … Continued

Behind in Paying a Rental Property Mortgage?

Does the topic of this real estate article surprise you 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 … the market … Continued

Looking to Sell a Vacant Home in Richmond, VA?

The summer is a good, but very busy time of the year to sell a home in Richmond, VA.  When it comes time to move, many homes in Richmond will not be sold before the homeowners need to move out of the home. This can cause issues for sellers as to what they should do if they … Continued

Why Work with RVA Home Buyers in Richmond?

When homeowners and investors partner with RVA Home Buyers, they receive many benefits that they would not get by working with another investment firm or a typical  real estate company.   Our experience and focus is to assist those that need to sell their homes quickly and at a fair price.  We understand how difficult it can … Continued

How to Determine Your Home’s Retail Value

Over the past 25 years, the real estate industry has made tremendous progress in methods for determining values for residential real estate.  There was a time when local Multiple Listing Services (MLS) would periodically print hard copy books which contained the recent sales in a particular area.  By definition, this hard copy book was out-of-date … Continued

What’s My Best Choice: Short Sale or Foreclosure?

With all the foreclosure news over the past several years, people are hearing more and more about different options and alternatives versus foreclosure.  Probably the most widely discussed alternative to a foreclosure is a short sale.  Whether you are the homeowner or buyer, there are and disadvantages and advantages associated with both the foreclosure and … Continued

I’m Buying My First Home, Can You Help?

There are many sources willing to offer advice on how to buy your first home.  Many of the sources can be good and many of the sources can be bad.  For just about everyone, buying their first home can be daunting and very confusing. It is one of the largest and most important decisions a … Continued