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Parade of Homes In Hampton VA Starts This Weekend

buckroe parade of homesThe Peninsula Housing & Builders Association is pleased to present the 2011 Fall Parade of Homes.  This premiere event will showcase homes of the Buckroe Bayfront and East Bay Communities. The Parade of Homes will take place from September 17, 2011 through October 2, 2011. There will be seven single family homes and a four-unit multi- family home showcased in this Parade. 
    Some of the finest custom home builders on the Peninsula will be participating in the 2011 Parade of Homes.

 

PHBA is taking the Parade of Homes to Buckroe!  The Fall 2011 Parade will take place September 17 – October 2, and will feature single-family homes, as well search homes in this neighborhood in hampton roads or williamsburgmansion style homes.  The entire development will be sustainable, green homes.   This mid-priced beach community will feature homes with an average 2,400 square feet, and all will follow the City of Hampton’s architectural guidelines for the area.  This year’s Parade of Homes will also feature "The Endless Summer", charity house being built by Edgerton Contracting, Inc.  Proceeds from the sale of this home will benefit two local charities: Downtown Hampton Child Development Center and the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula.

 

Parade Of Homes 2011 Hours
September 17 – October 2, 2011
Weekdays 12pm-9pm
Weekends 10am – 8pm
Tickets $10.00 for adults
12 and under FREE!!

More info here

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The City of Hampton, VA is dealing with an issue that dates back to the Wild Wild West – squatters.

Urgent Warning!

There has been a recent incident where an organization using the name the Moorish Science Temple of America has illegally entered a home listed for sale, changed the locks and taken over the premises.  The incident is under investigation by the Hampton VA Police Department and they have reason to believe that other properties may have been compromised.

The squatters posted a flier in the window of the vacant home that read in part, “possession is nine-tenths of the law, This property has been adverse repossessed” The flier also warned anyone of trespassing.

The group identified in the flier is the Moorish Science Temple of America. The religious group has a Web site which identifies its headquarters as being in Washington. D.C., and it lists “subordinate temples” in Chicago on E. 50th Street and another on N. Spaulding Ave.

The Web site includes the Temple’s history and beliefs, but does not mention anything about property repossessions.

If you have a vacant home for sale here are a few suggestions:

1. Make sure the home is visited by your listing agent frequently to make sure it has not been  compromised. 

2.  Check the locks to make sure they have not been rekeyed.

3.  Ask the neighbors  to call you if they see anything suspicious.

4.  Beware of a potential buyer who refers to themselves as brother or sister and refers to you as brother or sister.

5. If you receive an email from any of the following email addresses:  ankh2b1@yahoo.com or crescentu@aol.com report it to the police

According to Detective Flora of the Hampton VA police this organization believes that they have the right to inhabit properties that they do not own, so we are dealing with a very strange situation and you should exercise caution if you believe you have come in contact with this group

If you have any information of similar events in Hampton VA, please contact Detective Flora at 757 289-8351