Date Archives April 2008

Trulia is “new”?

Now I have to admit up front that when I got the press release for this new website I forwarded it on up to HQ because I’m related by marriage to the PR folks for the company. But in the time since I got that release a few weeks ago, I’ve received more than one email from other sources in the business telling me I need to write about this.

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Question from a reader regarding Charlottesville area foreclosures

Our agent didn’t show much interest in this kind of properties and I didn’t ask him if it is because there are not many on the market currently or he is just not strong in that area.” … And, foreclosures are quite the hot topic. Google-Trends-about-searches-for-foreclosures.png If you’re looking for the most accurate, up-to-date information on foreclosures in the Charlottesville area, I personally use the HooK’s site ; I’ll bet they would get good traffic if they devoted a page to foreclosures and the link stayed the same every week – … just an (selfish) idea.

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“Official” Real estate Market report for Charlottesville area

This is my market report for the City of Waynesboro and Augusta County and this is the market report I wrote last Monday focused on the Central Virginia real estate market ; my market report is more focused on the Charlottesville market area – Charlottesville/Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene and Nelson Counties – while the CAAR report encompasses the entire super-region. … For a graphical representation, check this out – for the first quarter 2008, sales of condos are down – way down – relative to the past few years. condo-sales-in-Charlottesville-market.png I’ll update this post on Monday when the Daily Progress releases their interpretation/report.

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