Why buying a home with high interest rates might be a good idea
In the world of real estate, the prevailing interest rate environment has a significant impact on the decisions of potential homebuyers. While it ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on October 12, 2023
Navigating this challenging market
HOW TO NAVIGATE THIS CRAZY MARKET
Pretty much everyone knows that we are in a sellers market. What I mean by that is, we have way more buyers ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on May 19, 2021
2021 Market Update - Winter Market
Market Update - Winter 2021
Well 2020 was quite the year in real estate in the Hampton Roads area. The theme for the year could be summed up ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on February 10, 2021
2020 Real Estate Market Review
2020 Real Estate Market Review
2020...... What else do I need to say. A year of fear and chaos. Well here we are in 2021 and as much as ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on January 5, 2021
How the coronavirus is impacting our local real estate market
Whether you think that a global pandemic like the coronavirus are a real physical threat to us in Hampton Roads or not, there are definitely economic ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on March 5, 2020
Top 5 Things To Look For in a Family Friendly Neighborhood
The Hampton Roads area is filled with amazing communities for families. As a family of 5, we know how important it is for our kids enjoyment ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on August 21, 2019
3 Signs 2019 is going to be a hot real estate market
3 signs 2019 is going to be a hot market
Existing home sales, housing units authorized (but not yet started) and real disposable personal income ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on January 10, 2019
Top 10 Things to Look For In A Realtor
Top Ten Things to Look For In A Realtor
Get a licensed agent working full time. Full service means the agent is working for ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on November 30, 2018
Proud to Serve Our Military
We love Hampton Roads - and it’s our pleasure to work with the military men and women in our region. We understand the unique real estate ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on February 20, 2018
Tax Incentives for Landlords
Top 15 Tax Deductions for Landlords
Before claiming any of these deductions, be sure to have detailed and thorough records to back them up. The IRS ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on November 7, 2017
Empty Nesters: Best To Remodel Or Time To Sell?
Your children have finally moved out and you and your spouse now live alone in a four-bedroom colonial (or a similar type of house). You have two ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on September 5, 2017
Why using a realtor in a seller's market is still the smart thing to do.
When we have a real estate market like we are in now where inventory is low and there are buyers chomping at the bit to buy homes the natural ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on May 4, 2017
How to find a house in a seller's market
"What if my home sells and I can't find a home to buy?????"
In a seller's market like we are in, this is most common question that we hear. We ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on April 25, 2017
What to expect at your home inspection
How to Choose an Inspector
We have a short list of inspectors that we have worked with in the past that we can recommend to you. Realtor....
Posted by Eric Ziemer on January 30, 2017
What to make of online school reviews...
What is the best school in Virginia Beach? That is a difficult question to answer. It is not as black and white as one would think. ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on January 4, 2017
Selling in the Winter Attracts Serious Buyers
People always ask us when the best time to list their home is. While Spring has always been thought of as the best time to sell a home, our ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on December 7, 2016
The Value of a Professional Opinion
UNDER CONTRACT: This home on Wynngate Drive went under contract in less than 24 hours and for FULL PRICE. When the sellers contacted us, they ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on September 13, 2016
Existing home sales grow at highest pace in 9 years
Existing home sales jumped in May to their highest increase in almost 10 years, according to a recent report by the National Association of ...
Posted by Eric Ziemer on July 26, 2016