5 Real Estate New Year’s Resolutions for 2015
Buyers: Resolve to Get Your Financial House in Order One of the first things you should consider when planning purchasing a home is meeting with a mortgage professional. Look up your credit score and perceive what your financial situation may look like to a lender. Identify any credit issues you may have and take the... Read More
Tips on Updating your Garage
Garages are often messy and unattractive. Follow these tips to improve the functionality and looks of your garage. Organization Having an organized garage can make your life much easier. A great storage option for garages is shelves. Shelves can house anything from gardening equipment to dog food. Objects on the ground can make a... Read More
Outdoor Holiday Lighting Tips
It is the holiday season again in Hampton Roads and with it comes amazing holiday light displays. Safety should be your first priority when it comes to your lights from the time you hang them until the time you take them down. Injuries occur often during the hanging process which can be easily avoided just... Read More
Home Security during the Holidays
This holiday season have peace of mind by following these tips to protect your home: Burglars prefer to steal from homes that seem empty; it is a good idea to use a few light timers when you are not there to make it seem like your house is occupied. It is also smart to... Read More
Tips to prep your kitchen and be organized for Turkey Day!
With Thanksgiving fast approaching, you’ll want to prep your kitchen for the work ahead. Don’t wait until the day before to get everything cleaned and organized. Here are some tips from HomeAdvisor to make sure your kitchen’s ready for the big day: Clean, Clean, Clean! Clear and clean your countertops, butcher blocks and dining tables... Read More
Veterans Day 2014 in Hampton Roads
Remember those who served By: George Zigler People who have served in our Armed Forces are honored annually on November 11. This day is the anniversary of the signing of the armistice to end World War 1 in 1918. In November of the next year, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed November 11th to be Armistice Day... Read More
Did you experience the high winds in Hampton Roads last night?
Protecting your home from high wind By: George Ziglar If you live in Hampton Roads, odds are you have encountered high winds in the area. Last night in Newport News wind gusts were recorded up to 35 mph in one neighborhood! At Abbitt Realty we want you to be ready! Wind is an everyday part... Read More
Fall 2014 Abbitt Realty Halloween Party in Newport News!
The attached photo is a fun shot from our Halloween party last week! For our pot luck luncheon we dressed in clever costumes and talked about Real Estate and ways to better serve our clients! Stay tuned for more fun Realtor luncheon photos from Abbitt Realty in the future! Read More