Category Archives: Real Estate

How Refinancing a Property Can Affect Your Estate Plan

The mortgage business is booming in Virginia!

Historically low interest rates have created an environment with homeowners scrambling to refinance their home loans at these low rates. Even a few tenths of a percentage point of interest over thirty years can make a massive difference in the amount of interest that is ultimately paid on a...
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Snowbirds: What You Need to Know about Renting Out Your Property

Retreating to a warmer climate for the winter sounds like an ideal way to spend a few months.

To help make this dream a reality, some individuals choose to rent out their second homes when they are not in use. But before you list your second home for rent, there are a few things you should...
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Estate Planning for Vacation Rental Property Owners

In all parts of the country, services such as Airbnb have grown in popularity over the past few years including the beach resort areas of Hampton Roads.

Indeed, these alternatives to hotel stays are popular among homeowners and vacationers alike. If you have a home or other rental property that is generating income, you should understand...
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Don’t Go to Closing Alone: Why You Need an Attorney for Your FSBO Home

don't go to closing along - why you need an attorney by your side when you close your for sale by owner home

In our past few blogs we’ve been walking you through the For Sale By Owner (“FSBO”) process so you can know what to expect...

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