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intelligent, thoughtful, deliberate investment strategies

Successful Real Estate Investment Strategies Successful real estate investing can generate exponential returns. In this chapter of the intelligent, thoughtful, deliberate series, I will discuss the guiding principles of successful real estate investment strategies. Profitable ...
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“back to the grind”

Ah, August! That summer month when you're back from vacation, school and full work weeks are back, yet the days are still long and hot. This is the perfect month to go through a maintenance ...
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Stable Pass- The Modern Equestrian

Seth Stein and Watson Architecture + Design’s Equestrian Centre Merricks on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, Australia Across history and throughout the world, an equestrian facility exists as both accommodations for horse and hound as well as ...
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Why I Love Art Deco Architecture

"I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life."- Nick Carraway. The Great Gatsby The Chrysler The Empire StateThe Eastern ColumbiaThe Hoover Just uttering the names of these buildings ...
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For the Love of Old Houses

If you are anything like me, one of the things you love most about Richmond is its historic architecture. The city is filled with many structures and homes built in the 1800s and 1900s. The ...
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Buyer Fatigue in a Competitive Seller’s Market

Are you familiar with the unwelcome frustration, upset, and dread that can accompany your home search? You may be experiencing buyer’s fatigue and are entitled to financial compensation. Unfortunately, we can’t say that. But we ...
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We’re off to the races!

It’s the first weekend of May and we’re off to the races! Since 1875, the Kentucky Derby has been a continuous tradition in America’s racing history and I have watched it faithfully for as long ...
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a legacy yet to be written: 1 west main street

It’s one of the most architecturally significant buildings in Richmond - and it’s up for grabs. Used in the past as a law firm, a school, and the residence of a Pulitzer-prize winning novelist, what ...
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Mural Scavenger Hunt HINTS

So you need a little help on the mural scavenger hunt? We've got you covered. See below. This mural is located at one of reRVA’s listings.This mural is located at a BP gas station. But ...
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Ellen Glasgow House For Sale

Spectacular development opportunity for a hospitality venue or events space in central downtown RVA! A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity awaits with the opportunity to own this National and Virginia Historic Landmark property located in the heart of ...
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Nextdoor: Why you should consider joining.

Nextdoor is still a relatively new social media hub for many people but quickly building a huge user community. Unlike Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others, Nextdoor is focused on hyper-local social networking. Think of it ...
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First-time home-buying during a pandemic

I always tell my clients, purchasing a home is not for the faint of heart. It is both an emotional journey and a large financial commitment that under normal circumstances is already stressful enough. For ...
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