Should You Buy a Home As Is in Virginia?

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Virginia's housing market has been heating up along with summer temperatures.  With lots of buyers and too few homes, demand is high, and prices are higher. If you're house hunting right now, navigating this hot market is not for the faint of heart or the uninformed. If you've come across an "as-is" house for sale and think you've found your own sweet fixer-upper, read this first, and then go find a seasoned Virginia realtor with good...

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20 Home Insurance Pictures That Will Send Chills Down Your Spine

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Yikes! This picture looks like a post-apocalyptic scene from a zombie movie. In reality, this was one of our home insurance inspections.  You come across all kinds of scary stuff when you provide Virginia home insurance. We thought you might enjoy seeing a few in the spirit of Halloween.

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How to Find a Good Home Contractor in Virginia

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Everyone requires the service of a contractor to work in or around their home from time to time, especially after storm damage. You may need your home painted or your roof replaced or repaired. Perhaps a tree fell in your yard or needs to be removed. Even contracting regular lawn service requires a little homework. Many of our members hire contractors as part of a home insurance claims process. Catastrophes, especially after a severe weather...

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