Petersburg Real Estate News
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Wednesday Jul 20 | via Powhatan Today
Home sales and prices continue to rise in Central Virginia, including the Richmond area, according to a report released this morning by the Richmond Association of Realtors. The median price in the Richmond area, with half the houses selling for more and half for less, was $234,520 in the second quarter, up 3.8 percent from the same period a year ago. Comment?
Friday Jul 15 | via Powhatan Today
Buddy's Pizza is marking its 70th anniversary with a mural featuring an image of the "Spirit of Detroit" statue holding a pizza. A Detroit street artist known as Fel3000ft worked on the 100-foot-by-20-foot mural Thursday outside of the home of the chain's original location. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via The record Online
White Stone's 2015-16 budget was about as balanced as it could get, according to a report by town manager Patrick Frere at last Thursday's council meeting. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 12 | via GlobeNewswire
Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. , the holding company for The Bank of Hampton Roads, and Xenith Bankshares, Inc. , the holding company for Xenith Bank, today announced that the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, acting under authority delegated by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System , has granted the federal bank regulatory approvals necessary for the merger of HRB and Xenith. The merger was previously approved by the Virginia State Corporation Commission, and the approval of the Federal Reserve was the final regulatory approval necessary to consummate the merger. Comment?
Jun 21, 2016 | via Cavalier Daily
Based on analysis of fair market rent, the VHA report claims that modest apartments are out of reach for low wage-earners, and that there is an overall lack of affordable housing for many renters. In coming weeks, the Charlottesville City Council will take up proposals to increase the availability of affordable housing, according to City Council Member Kristin Szakos. Comment?
19 min ago | via CottageCountryNow.ca
Three years in, he calls it a good investment, and real estate trends indicate investing in cottage country pays off. "It was difficult to find one in my price range with the characteristics that I wanted. Comment?
57 min ago | via Inman
Total existing-home sales were up 1.1 percent in June, to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.57 million. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages averaged 3.45 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending July 21, 2016. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Tahoe Daily Tribune
Revive Interior Design, located in Meyers near Lake Tahoe's South Shore, offers a variety of services - custom interior design, real estate staging, price-fixed design packages for those needing a little creative direction, and digital solutions. According to owner/operator Jessie Marchesseau, she's worked in the design industry for most of the last decade and recently started her own business, launching Revive Interior Design in 2016. Comment?
1 hr ago | via CBC News
For some people, it's difficult to access nutritious food because the nearest supermarket is far away, but others simply can't afford it regardless of the location of the nearest grocery store. Canadian households are paying more for a nutritious basket of food, with rising prices hitting low-income households hardest - especially those receiving government assistance. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Sunday Herald
AN area which includes some of the most popular and affluent suburbs of Glasgow has been named as the UK's most affordable housing for first-time buyers. East Dunbartonshire, which takes in Bearsden, Milngavie and Bishopbriggs, came out top of the list compiled by the Bank of Scotland. Comment?
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