Flipping Homes is Not Such a Bad Thing

House flipping has been getting a lot of attention in the media lately, and most of it is definitely not kind. Many investors who took out multiple loans to purchase properties intending to flip them, ended up getting stuck when the market started to stall. Many of the properties purchased by these investors are now […]

What You Can Get for $1 Million to $1.35 Million

Village of Tiki, Texas: $1,349,000 4 Bedrooms, 5.5 Bathrooms, .74 Acres Incline Village, Nevada: $1,349,000 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, .45 Acres Sarasota, Florida: $1,300,000 3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, 5470 Square Feet, 10 Acres, Waterfront Block Island, Rhode Island: $1,300,000 5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 3.2 Acres Hilton Head Island, South Carolina: $1,295,000 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, […]

Local Spotlight: Savannah, Georgia

History The city of Savannah (and Georgia itself) was officially founded on February 12, 1733 by James Oglethorpe. In 1751 Savannah and the rest of Georgia became a Royal Colony, and Savannah was made the colonial capital of Georgia. Savannah was under British and Loyalist control during the American Revolution, and in 1779 at the […]

Local Spotlight: Gloucester, Virginia

Gloucester, Virginia, located in the Hampton Roads and Middle Peninsula areas of eastern Virginia, was established in 1651. This area of Virginia is steeped in history dating back to the First Families of Virginia through the Revolutionary and Civil Wars and beyond. During the 1600s and 1700s, the area was primarily involved in tobacco growing. […]

Climate Change To Affect Home Buying Patterns?

If you are looking for a seasonal home in either the Southeast or the desert Southwest, the news about current drought conditions affecting wide areas in these regions may well enter into your decision about exactly where to buy and where you may choose to avoid. With all the stories about Global Warming coming at […]

What You Can Get for $2 – $4 Million

Hilton Head, South Carolina: $3,950,000 6 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Oceanfront Block Island, Rhode Island: $3,900,000 5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms Rangeley, Maine: $3,250,000 Private Pond Sarasota, Florida: $2,800,000 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, 4422 Square Feet Gloucester, Virginia: $2,600,000 6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, 5712 Square Feet, 35.25 Acres, Waterfront Newbury, New Hampshire: $2,590,000 4 Bedrooms, 2 Full […]

What You Can Get for Between $750K and $800K

Silverthorne, Colorado: $799,900 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, unknown square footage, unknown acreage. Wilmot, New Hampshire: $795,000 5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, 5140 Square Feet, 5.1 Acres West Cape May, New Jersey: $789,900 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, unknown square footage, unknown acreage Holland, Michigan: $774,900 5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, 6631 Square Feet, .9 Acres Hilton Head, South […]

Second Homes in New England

I came across a wonderful article on the New York Times website today about great vacation homes in New England. The article includes information on a variety of New England destinations, including Newport, Jamestown and Watch Hill, Rhode Island; the Berkshires in Massachusetts; Stowe, Vermont; the Upper Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire; and Maine’s […]