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  • Thanks, Amazon: Northern Virginia home sales rocket ...

    8 hrs ago | via MarketWatch 

    The number of contracts signed between Northern Virginia home buyers and sellers surged 90% in November compared to last year, just after Inc. In November, 1,046 such contracts were signed, compared to 533 in November 2018, the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors said Friday. Pending sales - those that have entered into contract, cleared all contingencies, and are ready to proceed to close - were up 11.5%.


    Related Topix: Amazon, Virginia, Housing, Real Estate

  • Flood Insurance Roundtable Brings Key Public, Privat...

    Tuesday Dec 4 | via Federal Emergency Management Agency 

    FEMA, the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation , the Virginia Department of Emergency Management , the Virginia State Corporation Commission , and the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission planned and coordinated the roundtable to bring together key stakeholders to discuss insurance. This meeting includes local, state, federal, and private sector partners, including Virginia state agency partners, floodplain managers, emergency managers, realtors, lenders, and insurance agents from across the Commonwealth to engage in a critical discussion on increasing flood insurance coverage in Virginia and reducing flood risk.


    Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Virginia, Virginia Government, US News, FEMA, Real Estate

  • Haner: Best tax reform idea? Raise the standard dedu...

    Sunday Dec 2 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    Steve Haner Haner is a former staff writer for The Roanoke Times and former lobbyist, is Senior Fellow for State and Local Tax Policy for the Thomas Jefferson Institute.


    Related Topix: Virginia, Virginia Government, Tax, Mortgage, Home, Personal Finance, Mortgage, Opinion

  • Alexandria leaders say Amazon wona t quash affordabl...

    Monday Nov 26 | via WTOP-FM Washington 

    Alexandria officials are confident housing prices and rental rates won't become unbearable when Amazon sets up shop in Crystal City - even with skyrocketing rent in Seattle, where the online retailer has deep roots. "People have looked at Seattle and said that's what's going to happen in Northern Virginia, but we're a different environment," said Alexandria City Manager Mark Jinks at a Nov. 19 informational session about Amazon's plans for Crystal City, and Virginia Tech's plans to establish an innovation campus nearby in the Potomac Yard section of Alexandria.


    Related Topix: Amazon, Housing, Virginia

  • Morning Notes

    Tuesday Nov 20 | via 

    Activists Speak Out Against Amazon - "Activists who believe the fix is in and the Arlington government already has rolled over for Amazon used what limited opportunities they had at the Nov. 17 County Board meeting to demand more accountability and transparency from elected officials The confrontational stance taken Saturday by a coalition of left-leaning groups on the issue ended the five-day high Arlington officials had been on since" the Amazon HQ2 announcement last week.


    Related Topix: Real Estate, Housing, Virginia

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