Ready to renovate? Let the experts show you where to start!

Come be inspired by the Southern Living Showcase Home & learn from Williamsburg’s best in home renovations on Saturday, February 20th from 1-4pm at 109 Ford’s Colony Drive. Wayne Harbin Builder’s Inc. renovation team and Danny Coates from the Ferguson Showroom will discuss the updates you should make to your home before selling, changes to […]

May 2013 Real estate market update for Williamsburg VA

May 2013 Market Observations The Williamsburg VA  real estate market continued to demonstrate it’s strength in May 2013 with home sales up 32.69% over the previous May. The closed median home price in May 2013 for the Williamsburg  VA market , which includes the City of Williamsburg, James City County and Upper York County’s housing […]

Top Williamsburg VA Real Estate Brokers-May 2013

May 2013-The numbers are almost in for May 2013 in the Williamsburg VA real estate market. While it was a close race in 2012 for market share with the lead changing between the offices of William E. Wood and Liz Moore and Associates. Year to date for 2013  our office (Liz Moore and Associates) has […]

Sweet spot for Williamsburg VA Real Estate

So what’s the sweet spot for Williamsburg VA real estate ?. inquiring minds want to know.. Seems like we have a number of them : The 150-200k, 200-250k, 250-300k, and 350-400k price ranges each contribute about 14% of our total home sales or 56% combined. Note: Sales number are from the Williamsburg VA MLS and […]

Williamsburg VA Real Estate Market Update: April Home Sales Soar Yet Again for April 2013

April 2013 Market Observations The Williamsburg VA  real estate market continues to demonstrate it’s incredible strength in April  2013 with home sales up a whopping 44% over the previous April. The closed median home price in April 2013 for the Williamsburg  VA market , which includes the City of Williamsburg, James City County and Upper […]

How’s the Williamsburg Real Estate Market March 2013

After an astounding sales increase in Feb 2013  (40% over 2011) the Williamsburg home market is settling back down . Closed sales in our Williamsburg market ( 23185,23188 & 23168 zip codes)  are up slightly over 18% for the first quarter.  Pending sales are up just under 12%.  Both of these metrics (in addition to […]

Hampton Roads Real Estate Market Continues to Stabilize

March 2013 The Hampton Roads real estate market steadily approaches stabilization. Homes sales and properties under contract both maintained positive trends for February 2013, while the number of residential active listings for sale has continued to drop lowering the month’s supply of inventory. The number of homes for sale in February 2013 was down 8.83% […]

Does staging make a difference ? FREE HOME STAGING MAKEOVER CONTEST

Does staging a home for sale  really make a difference?   “We are so convinced that having a listing professionally staged means a quicker sale and higher net proceeds for our sellers,” says Liz Moore, “that we are now going to provide an initial staging consultation to all of our listing clients at our expense.” Our […]

What’s the best day to list your house for sale ?

What’s the best day to list a house for-sale? It’s Friday. In fact, by listing a home on Friday, you may bring in an extra $5,000 to the sales price, according to a study of homes listed for sale last year conducted by the real estate brokerage Redfin. Homes listed on Fridays tended to sell […]

What is $521,700.00 ?

Any idea what that number represents?  It’s the total marketing expenditures for our company ( Liz Moore and Associates)  in 2012. Pretty big number for a 2 office boutique real estate brokerage.  And a primary reason for our success. (Number one position in the market place for our two offices both here in Williamsburg VA […]

Do professional photos make a difference on home listings ?

Do you have your home listed for sale ? Have you checked to see how it looks on the web ? websites ? How it looks really matters since most home buyers are going to see your home on the internet before they see it in person.  In fact for home buyers and agents alike […]