Local unemployment rates followed Virginia’s lead, dropping about a half-percentage point in September compared to August, according to figures released Wednesday by the Virginia Employment Commission.
Trusted real estate professionals since 1988, we’re here to provide you with all the resources and information you need to buy or sell real estate. We work with buyers and sellers in Waynesboro, Fishersville, Augusta County, Staunton, Stuarts Draft and the surrounding areas and have had extensive training in the latest real estate marketing strategies. We’re confident that we can offer you knowledge and tools most other agents can’t.As Your Agent, We Will:• Complete a comparative market analysis that will compare your home’s value to that of your neighbors.• Compile a comprehensive plan detailing all the efforts we will employ to sell your home, including Internet and local media.• Present your home to as many qualified buyers as possible getting your home maximum exposure.• Help you stage your home and generate curb appeal to ensure you get the highest price.• Assist with obtaining offers and help you in negotiating the best deal as smoothly as possible.• Help you find your next home and answer all of your questions about the local market area, including schools, neighborhoods, the local economy, and more.Recent Home Sales:What are homes selling for on your street? Contact us to find out what neighborhood homes are selling for, free of charge, or choose a more detailed analysis of the value of your home. Getting the Highest Price for Your Home Curb appeal is key and could make a difference whether people stop and take a flyer, or drive right by. Staging your home is important and many buyers will stay in your home longer if it’s staged appropriately. We have experience, fresh ideas and many local resources to present your home in the most effective manner. Closing Costs to Expect:• Title insurance fees depend on the sales price of the home.• Broker’s commission is a full-service fee and will cost anywhere between 5% to 7%.• Local property transfer tax, county transfer tax, state transfer tax, and state capital gains tax are the charges that you’ll pay for the privilege of selling your home. Credit to the buyer of unpaid real estate taxes for the prior or current year are variable and depend on when you close and when your taxes are due.• FHA fees and costs are all fees are now negotiable between an FHA buyer and seller.• Home inspections fees are in some circumstances paid for by the seller and include pest, radon and other inspections.• Miscellaneous fees can accrue from correcting problems noticed during the home inspection.Contact us so we can keep you updated on the latest real estate activities in our community and answer any questions you may have.Thanks and we look forward to assisting in all of your real estate needs!
For more than 30 years, Able Insurance has provided it’s clients with personal service, free quotes and advice for their auto, home and life insurance needs. Offering price comparisons from a wide variety of insurance companies to find the best combination of coverage and price. At Able Insurance Agency, we’ll help you plan for whatever life may bring. We’re there for you when the unexpected happens, like a fender-bender or a tree crashing through the roof. With Able Insurance, you get high-quality coverage, sensible advice and a helping hand. Contact us for all of your home, auto, and life insurance needs.
Beverage Tractor is a local family owned company that offers everything you need for outdoor living. We carry Kubota, Husqvarna, Honda, Polaris, Exmark, Argo, Gravely, Scag, Gehl, Terex, Bush Hog, Woods, DR, Echo, Zetor, Hawken and many more. Our Sales, Service and Parts teams work hard to bring you exceptional products, maintenance, and a high level of customer service at reasonable prices. Whether you are looking for an ATV, Tractor, Construction Equipment, Trailer or Lawn & Garden Equipment, we want to be your go to partner. Our factory trained technicians make sure your equipment starts and runs smoothly all season long. We sell new and used equipment, and have lease and rental options to fit your needs. We’re easy to find on Stuarts Draft Hwy. (Rt. 340) just outside Waynesboro, only 35 minutes from Charlottesville.
Ford had ben serving the Harrisonburg Community for over 40 years. We are where you are from. We provide excellent sales, service and satisfaction after the sale. We treat you right. We are a NO pressure Dealer. We are your Ford Volume Dealer. At Harrisonburg Ford, we offer you a large selection of Ford new cars, trucks and SUVs and other vehicles we sell all at affordable prices. Browse through our extensive selection of new inventory including the Ford Mustang, Escape, and Focus as well as many other models
Spring Lakes is a 300 acre planned community conveniently located just one mile south of Staunton, VA in the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Our residents enjoy easy access to shopping, restaurants, employment, as well as Staunton's historic downtown. Not to mention you're within 35 miles of eight major universities including Mary Baldwin College. Strategically located near the intersection of Interstates I-81 and I-64 you’re only minutes from the shopping, mountains or the museums. The Augusta Medical Center, one of America's top 100 hospitals, is less than a ten minute drive away. It’s country living with urban appeal. We are a community committed to fulfilling every owners needs. With 40 acres of green space, and neighborhood recreational facilities including: A club house A community swimming pool Tennis courts A pedestrian trail system Fitness room Tot lot Covered pavilion Spring Lakes has over 300 available home sites, and with our select builder program you can have a home designed just for you, or you can choose from one of our many available floor plans. Located in a beautiful pastoral setting, nestled among the Allegheny and Blue Ridge Mountains, Spring Lakes at the Woodlands will be the place you want to come home to. If you’re looking for easy low care lifestyles choose from one of our elegant townhomes, or perhaps one of our maintenance-free courtyard homes. At Spring Lakes you are purchasing more than just a home. Developed with a balance of open green space and a wonderful pastoral view, this is the place to be! Meet friends for tennis, take the children to the pool, or enjoy a workout in the clubhouse after a hard day. Bike, rollerblade or just enjoy the serenity of a leisurely stroll. At Spring Lakes it's like having your own country club to enjoy every day!
Valley Volkswagen is the premier Central Virginia Volkswagen dealer with a convenient Staunton location and a large stock of new and used cars, trucks and SUVs - including fuel efficient hybrids. Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has been in business for over 40 years and prides itself on dedication to not only the customer, but the entire customer experience.Originally founded in 1966 as a family-owned and operated store, Rule Auto grew to become Staunton's premiere Honda, Volkswagen and RV dealer. In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and Valley Honda, proud additions to Carter Myers Automotive - a group of family-owned dealerships serving Central Virginia since 1924. Times have changed, but our commitment to integrity, respect, service and value never will. Come visit us at Valley Honda. You will see a lot of familiar faces and some new ones too.Valley Volkswagen is the premier Central Virginia Volkswagen dealer with a convenient Staunton location and a large stock of new and used cars, trucks and SUVs - including fuel efficient hybrids. Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has been in business for over 40 years and prides itself on dedication to not only the customer, but the entire customer experience.Originally founded in 1966 as a family-owned and operated store, Rule Auto grew to become Staunton's premiere Honda, Volkswagen and RV dealer. In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and Valley Honda, proud additions to Carter Myers Automotive - a group of family-owned dealerships serving Central Virginia since 1924. Times have changed, but our commitment to integrity, respect, service and value never will. Come visit us at Valley Honda. You will see a lot of familiar faces and some new ones too.