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  We had a glorious walk with the boys yesterday afternoon (Sunday).  60+ degrees, gorgeous clear blue sky, slight breeze... ahhhh, end of February?  We definitely must have done something right for Mother Nature to have blessed us with yesterday.   Our walk always includes two rambunctious Dals...
This letter came last week.  I just wrote Senator Warner a letter from my husband and me.  I told him that we are a split family, both generally moderate, but when we swing to either side, we're always on opposite sides of the divide.  I told him that there have been times when I've wondered how ...
This WEEK'S END PICK for Earlysville was easy.  A great new listing just came on the market in the Bleak House Road area, in Fairgrove.   610 Fairgrove Court, Earlysville, VA, $399,000 A very nice home located in the Broadus Wood Elem district and within a 10 minute drive to NGIC/DIA. Cul-de-sac ...
Will someone please tell me why I have such trouble getting a PRE-APPROVAL LETTER?  Recently, I've had buyers agreeing to get a pre-approval letter, and once they spoke with the lender, they were going to wait until they got closer to actually writing a contract.  EXCUSE ME?  If I tell you I need...
This "week's end pick" includes a couple of really nice City of Charlottesville properties.  Click on the photographs for details.   This home on Tarleton is a 4 bedroom tri-level in Greenbrier.  Gorgeous landscaped backyard and in ground pool.2316 Tarleton Drive, $284,900           I love the JP...
Hmmmm.... I was writing the Serengeti post, and when I went to add it to Facebook, there was a post about going paperless.  So, I investigated, and lo and behold, I had missed the challenge when placed.  And that really was okay, because I've been paper-less for years. But, WAIT! Have I really?  ...
Did you know... when a buyer or seller works with a Realtor, there is a fiduciary relationship created that requires the Reator to put the client's interests above their own (exceptions to this must be stated in writing). There is generally no such relationship between buyers and lenders.  Some o...
"People who exhibit single - minded determination understand that it’s often not the fastest or the strongest one that wins the race — it’s the one that stays the course and goes the full distance," from Stefan Swanepoel's character Zachariah, in Surviving your Serengeti: 7 Skills to Master Busin...
Alrighty then... We have all grown accustomed to Google DOCS. We all use Google MAPS. Those of us using Google VOICE are in love! Well, I found a new dream place : GoogleArtProject. This morning, I spent a moment or two wandering around the Met.  And became intimate with Bruegel's "The Harvesters...
I hear agents fuss a lot about the way their listings are being viewed all over the web.  I don't mean listings that are sent by aggregate to all of the various Yahoos, Zillow's, Trilia's and others.  I mean, I hear a lot of fussing going on when an agent pulls up another agent's website, particu...

Virginia Gardner

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