One of the benefits of being a real estate agent is my daily routines are less ingrained than if my career allowed for "regular" routines. On Barracks Road, replacing the (was it fish?) mural that had been there for years. https://www.instagram.com/p/BauMEuLl48E/?taken-by=jimduncan A bit more about the Barracks Road mural We are pleased to announce the artist has been chosen to paint the Barracks Road retaining wall. Chicho Lorenzo was selected by a panel of local residents Read More
Archives for October 2017
(Most) People want trails and bike lanes. Here's a way to help build that conversation. via email: Please join the Piedmont Environmental Council and the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission for a community conversation about ways for Charlottesville and Albemarle to develop a bicycle and pedestrian greenway system in the urban core that links together places where people live, work, shop, and play. Speakers Chuck Flink, Read More
I'm not going to get to all of the topics below, but I'm going to try, and still keep the note around 1,500 words.
- Buffalo ? NYC - (continuation of my occasional storytime series)
- Charlottesville area real estate market update (likely a short synopsis of the Nest Report)
- Data and Fair Housing - touching on algorithmic discrimination
- Smart Cville; a cool group with which I've been working
- Maybe touch on Nazis and how/why I'm Read More
https://twitter.com/JimDuncan/status/918477160775548928 Download the 3rd Quarter Nest Realty Market Report here, then ask questions. Short takeaways
- Across the Charlottesville area market, quality inventory is low.
- Prices are mostly up
- New construction is doing exceptionally well (nearly 25% of the market), Read More
https://youtu.be/-oVYus8D9Ss Transcript David: Hey, I'm David Ferrall, Real Estate Broker at Nest Realty. Jim: Jim Duncan, Broker at Nest Realty. David: We're sitting here at the beautiful rooftop, top of Piedmont place in Crozet. We're here to talk about real estate in the 3rd quarter of 2017. Strong figures, Jim. Sales were up from 105 from 76 last year, up 38%. Year to date, we're Read More
One day, sooner than one might think, Artificial Intelligence is likely to be able to do the following. For now the best thing for buyers new to the Charlottesville area is an agent who actively listens to clients' questions, reads body language, and has a strong and deep knowledge about the Charlottesville - Albemarle area, the Charlottesville real estate market, economic development matters, and everything else that goes into life/moving/real estate. What follows are pieces of emails I have sent to recent buyer clients, after our initial Read More