Archive for July, 2010

Rain, perhaps?

By From http://fburg-weather.blogspot.com/ • Jul 31st, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

Tomorrow looks like we might be lucky enough to see some rain given an easterly flow off the Atlantic due to weak surface high pressure wedging down the east side of the Blue Ridge…a summertime example of cold air damming without the cold air.  …



The Courts–The Public’s Role

By From http://questeverything.blogspot.com/ • Jul 30th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

Councilman Fred Howe, working with local architect Raymond Herlong, has put forward another option to consider to meet future court needs. The plan calls for renovating and adding onto the Executive Plaza and renovating the existing Circuit Court build…



The Courts–The Public’s Role

By From http://questeverything.blogspot.com/ • Jul 30th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

Councilman Fred Howe, working with local architect Raymond Herlong, has put forward another option to consider to meet future court needs. The plan calls for renovating and adding onto the Executive Plaza and renovating the existing Circuit Court build…



The Courts–The Public’s Role

By From http://questeverything.blogspot.com/ • Jul 30th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

Councilman Fred Howe, working with local architect Raymond Herlong, has put forward another option to consider to meet future court needs. The plan calls for renovating and adding onto the Executive Plaza and renovating the existing Circuit Court build…



Contract Chronicles

By From http://fredericksburgrealestateblog.com • Jul 30th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local, RealEstate.Local

Over the next few weeks I will be discussing parts of the Regional Sales Contract that is the primary document used to create a binding contract for the sale and purchase of real estate in the Fredericksburg real estate market.  There are documents that can be used as a substitute to create a purchase contract, but this […]



Why did we have so much snow last winter?

By From http://fburg-weather.blogspot.com/ • Jul 29th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

This article provides a pretty clear explanation of the unusual link between El Nino and the North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO) that caused the tremendous snows in our area this past winter.  The last time the NAO was similar to this past winter was…



Still waiting

By From http://stormsrus.blogspot.com/ • Jul 29th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

So far we’ve missed the storms that have passed through the area.  Several prolific rain producers formed just east of town and tracked away from us, but there are a few more cells still off to the north and west that may yet find their way to us….



Vanguard Market Research Fail

By From http://www.odonnellweb.com • Jul 29th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

I got an email from Vanguard asking me to log into my IRA account and check out their new user interface. It is in beta and they were looking for feedback, it would only take 5 minutes, etc. When I logged in I got a pop up asking me if I or a member of […]



Back on the grid again

By From http://fburg-weather.blogspot.com/ • Jul 28th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local

For various reasons I’ve been off the Fredericksburg Weather grid for the past few days and am just now returning to it.  Thank goodness for the relief from the triple digit heat of the past weekend.  Even though today was uncomfortably hot a…



Real Estate Transaction Report – July 28, 2010

By From http://fredericksburgrealestateblog.com • Jul 28th, 2010 • Category: Blog Entries.Local, RealEstate.Local

This report encompasses the last seven days real estate sales in Fredericksburg City, and the counties of Spotsylvania, Stafford, King George and Caroline.  Caution, weekly data is for informational purposes only.  A larger snapshot is required to understand market trends.  Visit previous weekly transaction reports or email us for better trend data for a particular […]