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Myra Spano brings you over a decade of experience, expertise and tools to ensure a successful, smooth and stress-free transaction. | "Great things happen because I listen to my clients. Personal honesty and integrity are the foundation of my success. My name and reputation are the most valuable things I own." ~ Myra Spano | Specializing in Virginia's beautiful coastal region of Hampton Roads, including Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk, Portsmouth, Newport News, Hampton and surrounding communities, in addition to international referral networks and connections worldwide.

Housing Tech Rundown: Notarize, Optimal Blue and TowerHouse Inc.

This week, fintech companies rolled out partnerships and platforms with digital solutions on home buying, mortgage data and home equity.

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House Hunting? 10 Potential Red Flags to Be Aware of

House hunting is exciting, but it’s easy to overlook important details. That’s why it’s important to do your due diligence. Make sure you’re aware of these potential red flags as you’re house hunting to avoid possible issues in the future.

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How Mortgage Rates Affect Housing Affordability

As the housing market improves in Virginia, in many markets, affordability remains a challenge for individuals and families, particularly first-time homebuyers. Low inventory and rising home prices have…

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NAR’s Victoria Gillespie: Don’t wait for a crisis to build strength

During times of crisis, communities and industries are defined by those who step up. National Association of Realtors Chief Marketing and Communications Officer Victoria Gillespie said Realtors did just that.

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Low mortgage rates drive purchase applications 5% higher

A report by the MBA shows purchase applications bounced back last week to the highest level in almost a month with a 5% gain from the week prior.

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