The Perfect Porch

When I envision the quintessential Southern home, it is inevitably anchored by a gracious porch. This isn’t just any porch—it is the porch. The envy of the neighborhood, the ideal space to entertain guests and the luxurious spot to sip…

Refinance with Confidence

When considering a mortgage refinance, homeowners may be overwhelmed by the many possibilities and programs available to them. Here, HOME asks local mortgage experts to share their expertise to help homeowners understand their options. Reasons to Refinance There are many…

Real Estate Outlook 2017

According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 2016 was a great year for the area’s real estate markets. Central Virginia real estate agents agree that business was brisk, prices were trending upwards, and the Federal Reserve kept interest rates…

The 411 on Home Warranties

When buying a new house, some homeowners opt to purchase a home warranty to afford peace of mind in the event that there are problems with expensive mechanical systems or major appliances. If you are selling your home, adding a…