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What's My Home Really Worth--- The Question We All Want Answered!

There are really just two major considerations when you determine the appropriate value for your Williamsburg VA property: market value and appraised value.
This is where many people get confused on value--- So many people will say, “The assessed value is X, so that is what it is worth”. This is so not accurate. Many times a house will sell more than the assessed value as the assessed value is what the city/ county taxes you on. I’ve seen houses sell 30,000 over their assessed value and no one wants to leave money on the table. Do you? I didn’t think so!
So let’s go back to the two values I was talking about earlier!
Market value is the value that a buyer…today…is willing to pay for your home. The most effective way to determine market value is to look through the prospective buyer’s eyes---they are the ones you need to impress. Positioning your home properly among competing inventory is a critical step, and it’s important that your agent devotes the time necessary to study current m…

Grilled Cheese Heaven

This seriously might be the best sandwich ever. I made it yesterday and I am hooked. You want to try? Scared on onions.... DON'T BE!! Breath mints of course after you eat!

What You Need: 
Serves One

2 Slices of Bread
Butter to Spread
Onion
Green Pepper
Tomato: Any kind you have on hand, I usually have plum.
1 tbsp. Olive Oil
Salt and Pepper
One Slice Swiss Cheese
One Slice Sharp Cheddar (I love Cabot.)
Pan and Stove
Cooking Spray

What to Do:
Spray your pan down with cooking spray.
Slice onion and green pepper about five to six slices. 
Slice your tomato.
Get your pan warm and add your Olive oil waiting until it is warm.
Add onion and pepper and season with S&P; Roast until a nice brown color appears. 
Add your tomato and cook until warm.
Remove from heat.

Butter your bread.
Place one slice of bread in your pan. 
Place on slice of cheese onto bread, layer vegetables. 
Top with remaining slice of cheese and pepper.
Add last slice of bread. 
Return to your hot stove and toast on both sides until brown and crisp.
Slice and Enjoy!



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