Archive for April 23, 2014

Four Questions You Should Ask Before Buying Waterfront Property

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Luxury waterfront homes for sale, New homes in suffolk va, Process of buying a new home

Advice when buying a home
“I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore… I hear it in the deep heart’s core,” the poet William Butler Yeats once said. It’s not surprising that many people are drawn to luxury waterfront homes. The sounds are calming, the water is relaxing, and the property retains value over time.
Are you in the process of buying a new home next to the water? Here are a few things you should consider asking the current homeowner, or your real estate agent, before progressing.
1. What Sort of Weather Can the Home Withstand?
Waterfront property is typically exposed to more elements than most homes because it faces the water. Not only does flooding become an issue, but the ground is frequently less stabl

What to REALLY Look for When Looking for Apartments

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Apartment hunting websites, Apartments in newport news va, Apartments in newport news virginia

Apartments in newport news
Looking for apartments is about more than just location, location, location. It’s also more important than whether you’re looking for one bedroom apartments or two bedroom apartments. Those things matter, yes, but don’t neglect the little things in an apartment, the things you don’t think are important — until you’re forced to live with them every day. Here are a few of the more minute details you should include on your apartment hunting checklist.

In the Kitchen. We spend a lot of our time in the kitchen, no matter what kind of home we live in. Make sure your apartment’s kitchen has enough countertop space to accommodate meal prep f