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Monthly Archives: April, 2011

Housing Shortage Ahead?

Posted on April 19, 2011 by cfinley

Although inventory levels have been elevated in recent months, if new home construction continues to decline over the next year or two, a housing shortage is possible. New home construction has steadily decreased over the past several months. The National Association of Home Builders reported the number of housing starts in the month of February […]

‘Tis the Season for Tax Breaks

Posted on April 13, 2011 by cfinley

With April 15 rapidly approaching many are scrambling to complete their taxes. For those who have recently bought or sold a home, there are a number of tax deductions that that may be available to them. Real estate broker’s commissions, title insurance, legal fees, advertising costs, administrative costs, and inspection fees are all considered selling […]

Bill Shires Awarded Fine Homes Designation

Posted on April 9, 2011 by cfinley

Bill Shires Prudential Waterfront Properties announced Bill Shires, REALTOR®, has earned the professional designation, “Fine Homes Specialist,” conferred by Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services’, a Prudential Financial, Inc. [NYSE:PRU] company. Shires received the designation by meeting the professional standards set by Prudential Real Estate for sales professionals who successfully list, market and transact sales […]

Smith Mountain Lake Business Expo

Posted on April 5, 2011 by cfinley

The 8th Annual SML Business Expo will be held on Friday, April 29th, in Downtown Moneta.  The exposition will be set up on the southwest side of Rt. 122 and Rt. 608 – across from Mayberry Hills.  Hours are Noon to 5 p.m.  We expect 120 businesses to be represented in three large tents as […]

Franklin County’s Third Annual E-Cycling Day

Posted on April 3, 2011 by cfinley

Goodwill® Partners with Prudential Waterfront Properties and Franklin Community Bank for Franklin County’s Third Annual E-Cycling Day Goodwill, Prudential Waterfront Properties, and Franklin Community Bank, in cooperation with Franklin County, will host the 3rd Annual Franklin County E-Cycling Day on Saturday, April 16th from 8:30 a.m. – Noon at three locations. This year’s locations include: […]

Prudential Awards 2010 Winners and Round Table Award

Posted on April 1, 2011 by cfinley

Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services’, a Prudential Financial, Inc. [NYSE:PRU] company, announced its 2010 Sales Professional award winners at its annual convention in San Diego, California. Ten Prudential Waterfront Properties REALTORS® were recognized for exemplifying great sales measures in closed residential GCI or closed residential units for 2010. A breakdown of the awards winners […]