Forest Glen neighborhood expansion proposed

On 2/22/17  the James City County Development Review Committee (DRC) was presented a proposal for an expansion of the existing Forest Glen neighborhood, which would consist of a 44-lot cluster development of single family detached homes.. Because of the increase in desired houses the proposed development will require a Special Use Permit to move forward. Savannah Pietrowski […]

Kingsmill on the James

Kingsmill on the James – A Williamsburg VA Neighborhood Spotlight by “Mr Williamsburg” Kingsmill on the James is a gated residential and resort community, and one of Williamsburg, Virginia’s original master planned golf communities. Located on 2,900 acres of green hills and forests stretching for three miles along the banks of the James River, it […]

Sneak peak at InvadR Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s new wooden roller coaster

I just got back from a construction tour of Invadr, Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s newest ride and the first wooden roller coaster at the park. Remember riding a wooden roller coaster as a kid ? Well Busch Gardens is hoping to recapture that feeling. “Nothing feels like a wooden coaster ” said Adam House with Great […]

Busch Gardens Williamsburg Special Events for 2017

Details are still being added but here are the main special event announcements for the 2017 Busch Gardens Williamsburg season. Concerts are back this year with the Summer Nights Concert Series featuring popular rock, pop, country and contemporary Christian performers live under the stars in the Royal Palace Theatre. Confirmed acts so far include 38 […]

Kim and James Repp: Big Country in White Hall

Mr. Williamsburg knows that when you’re looking for a new place, you’re searching for more than just four walls plus amenities; you’re looking for that welcoming refuge we call home. That’s why we go beyond the standard “4 bedrooms, 3 baths on large lot” statistics, to share how others have lived in this house, to […]

Fairway Villas

Fairway Villas- A James City County-Williamsburg VA Neighborhood spotlight by “Mr Williamsburg” This community of attractive, transitional-style townhome condominiums offers easy, low-maintenance living with sought-after amenities at a desirable location. Best of all, with prices starting in the mid-$150s, Fairway Villas homes offer a great value. Fairway Villas is located adjacent to the Williamsburg National […]

Scotts Pond

Scotts Pond  A Williamsburg/ James City County Neighborhood Spotlight by Mr Yes,  Scott’s Pond has a pond but its in the very back of the neighborhood so you might not see it. The homeowner association actually stocked it with carp in the past. . Scott’s Pond is a 279 single-home community boasting large natural […]

Luxury Apartments coming to Ford’s Colony ?

Eaglescliffe at Ford’s Colony, Eagle’s Nest Luxury Apartments Brian Ford with Ford’s Colony Realty has submitted a conceptual application to James City County Planning Division proposing to develop the remaining Eaglescliffe area of Fords Colony with 100 luxury apartment units instead of the originally proposed condos. According to The Ford’s Colony Master Plan, the area […]

Talk of the Colony for Feb 2017

Folks considering a move to Fords Colony in Williamsburg VA should read the latest issue of the “Talk of The Colony for February 2017. The Talk of the Colony is a monthly magazine that is distributed to all homeowners at the first of each month. In it you will find details of over 60 clubs […]

Parke at Westport New homes coming to Fords Colony….

Realtec, The developers of Fords Colony in James City County had a number of development proposals on the table before the real estate crash in 2007. Among them were an assisted care facility, an affordable housing neighborhood and Westport a community of 3+ acre lots across Center Rd from Fords Colony. Of these three only […]

$99 for two nights in Williamsburg VA Discovery Package Special for active adults thinking of a move to area

Whether it’s called a “Discovery Package,” “VIP Visit,” or “Stay and Play,” the benefit is the same – to test drive a community and see if it’s the right one for you. Are you interested in a 3-day/2-night stay in Williamsburg’s premiere active adult community, complete with access to the amenities as well as complimentary […]

Which home would you buy ?

I had a chance to visit two recent listings in the Carriage Homes at Williamsburg Commons in Williamsburg VA. Its not often you can see two almost identical homes one all original and one totally renovated with an HGTV look. The renovation results are stunning as you can see below in the photos.. Now the […]

Colonial Charm: The Niedzwick Home in Williamsburg VA

I normally post these stories when I list a home. After selling John & Linda’s house in April of 2016 in less than three hours I completely forgot about telling their story. So here it is but the home is now off the market. Linda and John Niedzwick have loved Williamsburg since they first vacationed […]