Danny Murphy

  • Homeowners still overestimate their home worth

    Homeowners still overestimate their home worth

    April 28, 2016 at 3:16 pm 0 comments

    Homeowners still overestimate their home worth Appraised values continue to be lower than expected According to the recent Home Price Perception Index released by Quicken Loans, the average appraised values in March were 2.17% lower than what homeowners think their homes are valued. The index revealed that the spread between […]

     
  • Robious Corridor Online Thursday

    Robious Corridor Online Thursday

    April 28, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Secondary Principal of the Year Salem Church Middle Robious Corridor Online has some school news to start your day this morning. So often, our school administration staffers are over looked when it comes to recognition, despite working long hours behind the scenes to keep the wheels of education turning. Every […]

     
  • Does a reverse mortgage ever make sense?

    Does a reverse mortgage ever make sense?

    April 23, 2016 at 7:06 am 0 comments

    Does a reverse mortgage ever make sense? The short answer is ‘it depends.’ You’ve probably seen the ads with celebrities praising the benefits of reverse mortgages for cash-strapped seniors. A recent one features actor Henry Winkler explaining how older Americans can tap into the equity of their homes to help […]

     
  • Homeowner Tax Benefits

    Homeowner Tax Benefits

    April 15, 2016 at 7:02 am 0 comments

    The Plain English Guide to Homeowner Tax Benefits Breaking down the costs and benefits of owning a home may help you get through your taxes without a headache. If you’re like many homeowners at tax time, you don’t know how to calculate your homeowner tax benefits, and instead just follow […]

     
  • Robious Corridor Friday

    Robious Corridor Friday

    April 15, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Richmond Physics Olympics Trinity Episcopal School Last Saturday, two teams of Trinity Titans competed against 26 other area high school teams of scientists in the Richmond Physics Olympics. The event, hosted by the Department of Physics at the University of Richmond, included dropping a ball from a second-floor ramp onto […]

     
  • Rent or Buy?

    Rent or Buy?

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Rent or Buy? Danny Murphy, C&F Mortgage Where is Virginia’s strongest buyer’s market? To answer that question, SmartAsset gathered data on average rents and home prices, and compared buying to renting in every county in America. Specifically, they compared the total costs of buying and renting a typical home or […]

     
  • Tuesday in the Corridor

    Tuesday in the Corridor

    April 12, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    School Reminder Half Day on Friday This Friday, April 15, is a three-hour early release day for Chesterfield County students. The 2015-16 school calendar can be found here: http://mychesterfieldschools.com/…/updated2015-16calendar.p…. This Friday is also the end of the third nine weeks. Report cards are scheduled to be sent home on April […]

     
  • Home values increase when solar panels get installed

    Home values increase when solar panels get installed

    April 7, 2016 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Study: Home values increase when solar panels get installed Research considers appraisal values of homes across six states A new study from The Appraisal Journal, the academic publication of one of the nation’s largest association of appraisers, shows that homes that use solar panels are sold at a premium. Some […]

     
  • Three Painful Bank Fees and How to Avoid Them

    Three Painful Bank Fees and How to Avoid Them

    April 2, 2016 at 7:02 am 0 comments

    Three Painful Bank Fees and How to Avoid Them We’ve always known that banks make major money off fees. Just how much has often been tricky to say, but for the first time last year, the nation’s largest banks were required to start reporting profits from fees in greater detail. […]