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Chimney Hill Short Sales are similar to many other communities in Virginia Beach.  Currently, there are 39 properties on the market of which 10 are short sales.  That's over 25% which means there are some good prices to be found. Chimney Hill, a community built in the mid 80's, is conveniently lo...
Foreclosures in Hampton Roads continued to offer choices for buyers looking to move with a modest 1% increase in inventory overall.  All cities edged slightly up or remained the same with the exception of Portsmouth, which had 3% fewer foreclosure properties on the market as compared to the prior...
Kings Grant Short Sales in Virginia Beach have been much like any other neighborhood in the area, however, there don't seem to be many short sales for a neighborhood of this size.  Of the 24 properties currently on the market with prices ranging from $250,000 to over $700,000, only 4 are short sa...
5242 Vestry Dr Virginia Beach, VA Click For Listing Website Click For Interactive e-Tour This spacious house has five bedrooms including a first floor master plus first floor guest room. The classic styling is ideal for someone who needs space. The formal living and dining rooms have hardwood fl...
Short sales in Pembroke Meadows are a rare occurrence, even in these trying times.  This community of approximately 500 homes was built primarily in the late 1960's and early 1970's.  The single family residences in Pembroke Meadows range in size from three to six bedrooms with square feet estima...
You may have previously heard of the scams on Craigslist where the scammer duplicates a legitimate property management listing - photos, company name, and all, but has their contact info for interested parties.  When the prospective tenant contacts the scammer, they are told that they sound like ...
Foreclosures in Hampton Roads increased 6% over last week on the Southside with Suffolk again posting the largest gain (10%) in foreclosures on the market.  Norfolk and Portsmouth each had a 5%  increase in foreclosure inventory with 6% for Virginia Beach and 8% in Chesapeake. If you are consider...
4011 Saw Mill Ct Chesapeake, VA Click For Listing Website Click For Interactive e-Tour First time on the rental market, this tri-level house has a great floor plan and sits on a huge corner lot. Available April 15th. Home features three bedrooms, two full baths, the eat-in kitchen has a counter ...
Google is planning to build & test one or more ultra-high speed broadband networks and Virginia Beach is one of the cities being considered for the test.  In order to be considered for participation in the trial, the City must submit a Request to Google.  The city is requesting citizens and busin...
Foreclosures in Hampton Roads remained fairly steady in the past week. Suffolk posted the largest gain with a 13% increase in foreclosures on the market.  Other cities had modest gains except for Norfolk, which had a 7% decrease in available foreclosure properties. If you are considering the purc...

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