I realize this question is old and I am a newer Trulia PRO agent but thought I's put my advice in- The Front Royal Market is stagnant right now but there is always a market for Historic homes, although buying a home in the historic district and renovating may require you to hold the home for several years to get the value back...I have one client who did the same, and has a renter in the property at this time. She is pleased with the renter, and the renter came to me looking specifically for a "historic" home. These particular homes have a lot of appeal to buyers from the Northern Virginia area. The most important factor is location!!! Is the home a Victorian that was built in the 1800's? Is it actually located in the Historic District? What is the zoning? Depending on location many of these homes have been turned into commercial office spaces. I'm always happy to provide a CMA report and send regular updates on Market activity.
Sincerely, Beth the Realtor (Beth Barnett)
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