4 Disadvantages of Selling a House During the Holiday Season

If you want to sell your house but it’s the middle of the holiday season, (especially Thanksgiving through Christmas) you might be wondering if you should sell. That’s a valid question and, frankly, it makes sense to ask. In this blog post, we’re sharing 4 disadvantages of selling a house during the holiday season, which … Continued

Home Starts Spike In October

Ho Hum, Home Starts Spike In October Important For The Economy In his most recent article, Economist Jon Barsanti Jr., states “New home construction is important for the economy. New Home construction creates jobs and retail sales. New homes need new furniture, new appliances, and sometimes new cars for the garage.” Barsanti goes on to … Continued

New Home Starts Surge In September

NEED GLASSES TO SEE THIS GRAPH? … Scroll Down… New Home Starts Surge In September Leading thinker and economist, Jon Barsanti Jr., has some great news for the strength of the housing industry. His latest article outlines the relationship among 1) single family housing starts, 2) homes under construction, 3) home completions, and 4) home … Continued

Its The Economy

Why This Graph With Small Print? Scroll Down …. Why Should I Read This? Why have a graph of Retail Sales on a Real Estate blog? Well, what makes a great environment for the housing market in the Blue Ridge Region of Virginia? “Its The Economy” is not only a telling catch phrase, it is … Continued

Housing Market Rise Coming In 2020

Housing Market Rise Coming In 2020   Great News In a recent article from TransUnion (Chicago, 10/29/19), the headline reads “Housing Market to Receive Boost as Number of First-time Homebuyers Expected to Rise.” According to Joe Mellman, senior vice president and mortgage business leader at TransUnion. “… we may be starting to see daylight as … Continued

Keep Rent or Sell

Keep Rent or Sell : What Seniors Can Do With Their Old Homes By Jim Vogel, Elderaction.org  11/7/2019 Seniors face an interesting dilemma when they’re forced to leave their home. Whether moving for practical reasons, health concerns, or monetary purposes, seniors have to decide what to do with their old properties. This isn’t an easy … Continued

5 Tips For Moving With Kids in The Roanoke Valley of VA

Whether you are moving across the street or across the country, moving with kids can be stressful on both you and them. Fortunately, the move doesn’t have to be painful for anyone! Check out the Living In Roanoke team’s tips for moving with kids, and make your relocation a breeze!  Tips For Moving With Kids! … Continued

Relocating And Need To Sell Your House In Roanoke

Relocation is a complicated exercise in coordination. We have local home sellers calling us and submitting their home info on this website every week saying “I’m relocating and need to sell my house in The Roanoke Valley“.  So if you are relocating and need to sell your house in Roanoke , the great news is that … Continued