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New Construction in RVA

It's a great time to buy a home in Richmond. Interest rates are low, so investing in a home is a fantastic idea. In fact, it feels like everyone noticed. I have seen bid wars ...
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So You Want Walkability

I hear it constantly - ‘we want to be in a walkable neighborhood’. Thankfully for Richmond residents, our city is plentiful with charm and convenience. Living in a city that offers both Carytown and Church ...
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Neighborhoods of RVA: Bellevue

As a former resident of Bellevue and current resident of the adjacent Laburnum Park neighborhood, the area holds a special place in my heart. Bellevue has developed a personality all its own and become a ...
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Ellen Glasgow House – Richmond VA For Sale

This is the square gray house where I have lived… and written all my books, with the exception of “Life and Gabriella"Ellen Glasgow The Ellen Glasgow House at twilight Words fail to describe the true ...
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Kids Create RVA Project

Looking for an art project for your kids or just something to keep them occupied for a bit? Want to help your children connect to their community? Here’s a group project we’ve put together that ...
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carver neighborhood

Neighborhoods of RVA: Carver

courtesy of google With both Industrial and Residential Historic Districts, Carver is another of Richmond’s historically significant neighborhoods located near the City’s center and adjacent to VCU.  The area (roughly 54 square blocks) is bordered ...
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Fall For It – Your First Home

We’ve all been there - the first time home buyer anxiously waiting to feel the rush of emotion, of absolute certainty that we have found our new home. But is it always that simple? The ...
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5 Ways to Fall in Love with Your House Again

1. Declutter courtesy of pinterest Donate it, gift it to a friend, or junk it – whatever your solution may be to get rid of stuff; don’t be afraid, just do it! You’ll be surprised ...
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3305 M ST Exterior Rendering

3305 m street church hill rva

church hill modern home . richmond va an elegantly modern new construction home in Richmond’s oldest and most historic neighborhood. as a complimentary home beside Upward Builders previous record-setting modern house at 3307 M, this ...
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the dog days of summer

The Dog Days of Summer

The endless heat wave that has been this year’s summer in Richmond might be nearing the end of its reign as we slowly creep into the fall months. With the cooler months, the city comes ...
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Neighborhoods of RVA: Rosedale

Welcome to beautiful Rosedale Another Northside neighborhood that was overlooked until recent years is Rosedale. Rosedale is located on the west side of Hermitage Road just North of the I-64 / I-95 overlap, East of ...
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The “Mid-Century Modern” Look

Mid-century modern has had one serious comeback over the years and we're here for it! No doubt, we’ve all been there -- You’re sitting down to your morning coffee or relaxing with your evening tea ...
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