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REALTORS® Help Consumers Make Smart Back-to-School Home Shopping Decisions

By on August 24, 2016

WASHINGTON (August 12, 2016) — In some school districts across the country, kids are already heading back to school after the summer break. While households with children commonly choose to buy a home in the late spring to get settled

July 2016 Homes Sales Report

By on August 24, 2016

July 2016 residential real estate sales have slowed from this point last year, though year-to-date performance remains strong. Year-over-year, the number of transactions fell by 4.7 percent, from 11,820 sales to 11,265. The value of transactions for July 2016 was

Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

By on August 2, 2016

On August 5-7, shoppers in Virginia are encouraged to buy back-to-school items and take necessary precautions during hurricane season without paying state and local sales tax. This holiday is not restricted to Virginia residents – anyone can purchase exempt items in Virginia