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Pre foreclosure in West Virginia

John Denver described West Virginia as "almost Heaven" for good reason. Hundreds of people visit the area daily, enjoying the beautiful scenery and perhaps searching for homes in pre foreclosure. These future homeowners want to settle down in an area where life is better for themselves and their families. The move could be due to a job transfer, scholarship at a college or university, or just the desire to experience life in another part of the country.

This state came about as a result of the Civil War. Residents in this rugged western area of Virginia chose to secede from Virginia, rather than the Union. On June 20, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln granted statehood to West Virginia. It is the only state to acquire sovereignty by Presidential Proclamation.

Employment opportunities include the various jobs required for the production of coal. The Mountain State provides approximately 15 percent of the coal used in the United States. Agriculture is evident in many areas. In fact, the Grimes Golden and Golden Delicious apples originated in West Virginia. Discovered in Clay County in the early Twentieth Century, the Golden Delicious has been designated the official state fruit.

Tourism is another source of income to the regions of West Virginia. Visitors could be following up on leads from pre foreclosure listings. The chance of finding an ideal place to live has motivated pilgrims for thousands of years.

Marshall County draws a number of locals and tourists to view the Grave Creek Mound. Built by the Adenas between 250 and 150 B.C., this conical mound has a diameter of 240 feet and height of 62 feet.

People looking for pre foreclosure properties in West Virginia frequently make a minication out of the journey. Fayetteville is a center of attraction during the Bridge Day celebration in October. Bungee jumping and parachuting are allowed from the New River Gorge Bridge. At 1700 feet, it is the world's longest steel arch bridge.

Would-be homeowners can expect originality and civic trends in Charles Town, where rural free mail delivery was introduced to the US in 1896 before spreading out across the country. The confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers are near this small, intriguing town. Employment opportunities abound in Washington, D.C., approximately 70 miles away. Commuters take the train or drive to work. The relaxed ambiance of town is a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of the nation's capitol.

There is seldom enough time for people to search for pre foreclosure bargains. A paperwork trail may not exist until payments become more delinquent. Records are kept in various locations. Add to the research time needed the problem of government agencies cutting back hours of operation.

It is much more convenient to search online at reliable sites like, where pre foreclosure data is gathered and updated regularly. From beautiful condos to stately single family homes or a large plot of land with grass and trees, West Virginia is available.

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