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Category: 2016 Real Estate Posts

    Grab Your Copy of the Seller-To Do List

    By Kathleen Brown | January 13, 2017

    See the link below for more information!   Click to request the Entire Checklist! Just add SEND ME A SELLER’S CHECKLIST in box #2 Features section.                                               Read More

    Holiday Events this Weekend

    By Kathleen Brown | December 16, 2016

    As Christmas draws closer, we all become busier with last minute shopping, holiday parties, house guests and baking. During this busy time, we all deserve a break….so take some time this weekend to enjoy some of these fun events in the region. Heartwood’s Breakfast with Santa Saturday from 9AM-12PM stop by Heartwood in Abingdon for... Read More

    Washington County, VA Sales Graph through Quarter 3

    By Kathleen Brown | November 16, 2016

      Looking at the sales graph, we see that the median sales price increased by approximately 10% YTD…no longer just a seasonal adjustment, but a result of low inventory. The number of units sold for the past 6 months is record-breaking since before 2013! The increase in the Supply/Demand percentage indicates the continued “Seller’s Market”... Read More

    Best Places to See Fall Colors in Abingdon, Bristol & Southwest Virginia

    By Kathleen Brown | October 21, 2016

    Abingdon is a beautiful town to visit anytime of year, but visiting during the Fall you will be in for an extra spectacular treat! The leaves changing colors make for breathtaking views. The best time to catch the colors at their peak vary from year to year, but as we look around the area, that... Read More

    Grand Opening of New Bristol Branch Office

    By Kathleen Brown | September 2, 2016

    We are exited to announce the Grand Opening of our New Bristol Branch Office. We hope you will join us on Wednesday September 7th at 9 AM for the Public Open House & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Breakfast/Brunch Type Refreshments will be available as well as drawings for Door Prizes from Local Businesses. Send RSVPs for... Read More

    4th of July Highlands Realty Office Celebration

    By Kathleen Brown | July 7, 2016

    We had a great time celebrating America’s birthday & enjoying a break after busy months of hectic schedules. A big thanks goes out to all our clients! We enjoy(ed) working with all of you! Also, a special thank you to our entire team at Highlands Realty, Inc.!   Delicious lunch for our real estate team.  Kudos to... Read More

    Top Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

    By Kathleen Brown | June 13, 2016

    Know what you can Afford Use your time wisely and determine how much home you can afford first. The mansion with a pool may be what you’ve imagined, but if it’s out of your price range it’s a waste of your time looking at the home. Take a close look at your budget and see... Read More

    Summer Home Checklist

    By Kathleen Brown | June 2, 2016

    This great video will provide some guidance about inspecting your home for wear and tear as well as routine maintenance. We’ve also wanted to share some other items for your summer maintenance to-do list. Follow this simple checklist to help keep your home in tip-top shape! Check/Clean Gutters: Winter can cause leaves and debris to clog... Read More

    Emory & Henry College is a Treasure

    By Kathleen Brown | May 6, 2016

    In the heart of the Virginia Highlands, you will find Emory & Henry College. The campus is beautiful with 168 acres and 167 undeveloped acres in the village of Emory.  The entire central campus is on the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Register of Historic Landmarks. Established in 1836, this great 4-year liberal... Read More

    Are you Considering a Career in Real Estate?

    By Kathleen Brown | April 27, 2016

               Do you love helping people? Enjoy looking at homes and dreaming of the potential they offer to others? Do you love to learn? Prefer a career that’s ever-changing? Like to meet new people? Then perhaps becoming a Real Estate Salesperson is the career path you need to consider. The path... Read More