Reader Questions – Disclosures, Finding Accurate Information & Caveat Emptor


I love questions. Full disclosure information - What are all the times that a buyer should ask about a property? Where is the best place to find that information? We find the listing information to be very sparse and often misleading. Agents often provide bad information of none at all. We end up doing a lot of Internet research to assemble facts. This is the nature of the world in which we live. I’m looking at an email now from a client that has links to listings on Trulia, Zillow, Read More

Does Charlottesville Hate Chains?

Chains -

Does Charlottesville hate chains? I got that question the other day, and I've not been able to stop thinking about it. My working response: C’Ville dislikes chains lacking personality. The second part of my answer is, "it depends." It depends on what kind of chain, what the local impact is, whether they offer something I can't get on Amazon, and Read More