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Neighborhoods of RVA: Sherwood Park

Welcome to Sherwood Park Often overshadowed by the more well known Northside neighborhoods of Bellevue and Ginter Park, Sherwood Park is a hidden gem. The area is filled with charming, mostly brick homes along sleepy, ...
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Pet Friendly Hacks

For the love of the bed, a dog bed was bought. For the love of the dog bed, an unrealistically expensive fabric was required to prevent stains, stink and other such messes. But for the ...
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Get Set to Get Sold

are you ready to sell your house?courtesy of google What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of summer? Beach days? Ice pops? Flip flops? All of the above? I know I’m ...
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Neighborhoods of RVA: Carillon

Welcome to Carillon! The Carillon neighborhood is yet another Richmond historic district. In fact, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2015. Located on the northern side of the James River ...
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Pet Friendly or….

If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably accepted that a life with pets equates to a life without “nice things.” We often substitute the fancy for the practical: dog friendly fabrics, an excessive collection of ...
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welcome mat

Handy Home Buying Tips

Courtesy of Pinterest On this journey of life, with so many different paths to take and roads to explore, there’s no right or wrong direction. You might be an intrepid traveler, or a notorious home-body ...
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colorful shops along Cary Street

Neighborhoods of RVA: Carytown

Carytown — sometimes referred to as “the mile of style” — takes its name from its location on Cary Street which was named after Colonel Archibald Cary in 1927. The district has become one of ...
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Hello, Spring!

Happy Allergy Season! Spring has sprung, and with that comes a lovely yellow dusting on everything. The cars, the roads, mailboxes, door handles… the inside of our lungs (probably). But aside from the seasonal pollen ...
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Contemporary Cary(town)

On the southern end of the Museum District, just west of the Boulevard, sits one of my all-time favorite Richmond spots: Carytown. The nine blocks that make up this bustling, colorful neighborhood have become one ...
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4025 hickory Road - Sunset View

4025 hickory road . mountain modern retreat in rva

live everyday like a european alps holiday perched on the crest of a Southampton ridge high above a peaceful and meandering creek, this mountain modern retreat home feels a world away from it's Richmond City ...
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Neighborhoods of RVA: Museum District

The Museum District is another uniquely Richmond neighborhood built upon history, architecture and community listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Surrounded by several popular neighborhoods (including the Fan, Carytown, and Scott’s Addition), it ...
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Springtime in RVA: 2019 Festivals

I don’t know about you all, but I’m ready for spring after that taste of warm weather we’ve had! One of my favorite things about spring in Richmond is the kickoff of festival season. The ...
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