Tag Archives: Welcome to Newport News

Our Real Estate Market – Spring 2016

Are you wondering about the current condition of our real estate market on the Peninsula? The information gathered from the Real Estate Information Network (REIN) – which is the MLS serving our area –  shows that home listings taken year to date are up 19.11% and total closed home sales are up 46.10%! What does that mean […]




3/50 Project

Seniors – Did you know that if you spend $100 at independent businesses, $68 comes back to your community in the form of taxes, payroll, and other expenditures?  If you utilize national chains, that number falls to $43! Want to see businesses in your community survive and prosper?  Then pick three businesss, spend $50 or […]


SUNSETS!

SUNSETS!   My favorite time of day is sunset – I can never see too many – and every one is different.  Just wanted to share this beautiful picture captured by my son, Andy Loudermilk, while recently relaxing at Ocracoke, NC .  Makes you want to just sit there and watch, doesn’t it?  Wish you were on that boat?  […]


VINEGAR – MIRACLE IN A BOTTLE!

  If you are a Senior and are thinking of downsizing your current home and need to “spruce” it up a little – maybe this information will come in handy.  Maybe you aren’t – and you are not – but you could still use a little “Spring cleaning” – check this out!             A little vinegar cuts […]