The Museum District stands as another of Richmond’s truly unique neighborhoods, steeped in history, rich architecture, and a strong sense of community. This neighborhood is proudly listed in the National Register of Historic Places and is surrounded by several other popular neighborhoods, including the Fan, Carytown, and Scott’s Addition. You’ll find it just a few…Read more "Neighborhoods of RVA: Museum District"
With its charming blend of natural beauty, historic character, and vibrant community spirit, Lakeside offers a unique living experience that’s hard to find anywhere else in the city. We are excited to take you on a journey through this enchanting neighborhood, highlighting what makes Lakeside a wonderful place to call home. Lakeside’s rich history dates…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Lakeside"
Situated in the center of Richmond, Virginia, the charming Ginter Park neighborhood serves as a tribute to the city’s deep-rooted history and architectural legacy. Featuring avenues adorned with trees, historic residences, and a lively community, Ginter Park effortlessly weaves together the past and the present. It provides both residents and guests an exceptional opportunity to…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Ginter Park"
Nestled in the picturesque city of Richmond, Virginia, the Forest Hill neighborhood stands as a testament to the city’s rich history and natural beauty. With its tree-lined streets, stunning architecture, and a sense of community, Forest Hill is a captivating destination for residents and visitors alike. In this blog post, we delve into the unique…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Forest Hill"
Nestled in the heart of Richmond, Virginia, the Fan District is a neighborhood that exudes charm and character. With its tree-lined streets, beautiful historic homes, and vibrant community, it’s no wonder that the Fan has become one of the most beloved neighborhoods in the city. Let’s take a closer look at what makes this area…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: The Fan District"
Located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia, Shockoe Bottom is a neighborhood steeped in history and culture. Once a bustling center for trade and commerce in the 18th and 19th centuries, today it is a vibrant and lively district filled with restaurants, bars, and entertainment venues. History Shockoe Bottom’s name comes from the Algonquin word…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Shockoe Bottom"
Carytown is a vibrant and eclectic neighborhood located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia. Known for its unique shops, restaurants, and entertainment, Carytown offers a lively atmosphere that draws in residents and visitors alike. In this blog post, we’ll explore what makes Carytown such a special place to live, work, and play. History and Architecture…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Carytown"
Did you know that Church Hill is considered the first and oldest neighborhood in Richmond? The story began when William Byrd II was granted the land by King James. Upon arriving in the area and seeing the view of the James River from atop the hill, he was reminded of his native Richmond-on-Thames. In 1737,…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Church Hill"