William & Mary Campus Garden open to locals!

Rent a garden plot at W&M for only $10 The William & Mary Campus Garden promotes growing, eating, and learning about healthy and organically grown food. They provide supplies and gardening advice so both new and seasoned gardeners can get their hands dirty! The garden consists of 12 raised beds and is located behind The […]

Where We Live: Casual elegance in Walnut Hills-Williamsburg VA

When you drive through the Walnut Hills neighborhood in Williamsburg, you never know what you’ll find. Homes of all styles, including brick ranchers, cape cods and contemporaries, line the wooded roads that make up the quiet, close-knit community. Even a traditional-style brick home can offer up surprises. When you walk through the front door of […]

Despite Lower Inventories, Hampton Road’s Home Sales Continue to Rise

The continued decline in residential active inventory throughout the Hampton Roads VA region has not dampened sales activity. In February 2018, pending and settled sales once again rose year-over year. The region’s residential active listings were down 7.55% year-over-year for the month of February, with 8,896 available homes. The area’s active inventory has declined year-over-year […]

Brickshire HOA purchases golf course for $2M

 Traditional Golf Properties, the owner of three area golf courses has unloaded one of its clubs, turning it over to the residents of the surrounding neighborhood. Brickshire Golf Club in New Kent County VA was sold  for $2 million to the Brickshire Community Association, a group that represents the nearly 1,100-lot housing development about 30 […]

James City County grows 12 percent since 2010-Census data show growth in Northern Virginia, decline in the Southwestern Portion

By Ryan Persaud, Capital News Service Population is booming in Northern Virginia and shrinking in many rural localities in the southwestern parts of the state, according to data released Thursday by the U.S Census Bureau. The population of the city of Falls Church grew 5.2 percent between July 1, 2016, and July 1, 2017, the […]

Arbordale Development moving forward in upper York County/ Williamsburg VA

Work is progressing on Arbordale, a new apartment and single-family residential development in the Lightfoot area of York County VA. Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate in Norfolk announced the closing of the first of four sites in Arbordale, a new 83-acre residential development in York County. Harvey Lindsay represented the landowner, Bulifants LP, in the […]

Independence at Yorktown Crescent Neighborhood Spotlight

Independence at Yorktown Crescent is a new and exciting mixed-use development in the heart of York County VA at the intersection of Route 17 and Fort Eustis Boulevard. Once complete, Independence at Yorktown Crescent will feature 210 residential units, at least 28,000 square feet of commercial space, and at least 3,000 square feet of indoor community […]

“Jamestown” TV Series Debuts in United States on March 23

On Friday, March 23, Jamestown, an eight-part miniseries, will debut in the United States on the PBS MASTERPIECE Amazon channel and PBS Passport. Jamestown originally debuted in the U.K. on SKY1 and NOW TV on May 5, 2017. Jamestown is produced by Carnival Films, who also produced Downton Abbey. A new episode will be available each Friday […]

Huntington Neighborhood Profile-Newport News VA

Huntington ,a New Urbanism housing development in the Denbigh section of Newport News, is moving forward, though a bit behind schedule. Huntington has an Independence Boulevard entrance off the 900 block of Denbigh Boulevard in Newport News. Newport News-based Westmoreland Corp. started the first phase of the development, in a wooded area north of Denbigh […]

Fords Colony newsletter March 2018

 Folks considering a move to Fords Colony in Williamsburg VA should read the latest issue of the “Talk of The Colony for March 2018″ Talk of the Colony is the monthly magazine for Fords Colony property owners. It contains articles from their Board, committees and neighbors on Colony-specific and general interest issues. Potential homeowners can […]

Townhomes at Martin Farm- Yorktown VA

This brand new community will be comprised of 78 charming townhomes with a fantastic Yorktown Virginia location in the Grafton School District. These two-story floor plans offer an exceptional design with garages, three bedrooms, separate dining rooms, 2.5 bath, large soaking tubs, and gourmet kitchens. Prices for your dream home at Martin Farms are in […]

Broad Street breaks ground for Earth Fare and Ace Peninsula Hardware in Williamsburg VA

Broad Street Realty, a market-leading national commercial real estate firm headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, broke ground on  Midtown Row this past Thursday, March 8th by welcoming its lead tenants Earth Fare and Ace Peninsula Hardware at a groundbreaking ceremony. Broad Street is transforming the Williamsburg Shopping Center and the adjoining Monticello Shopping Center into Midtown […]

Annual ODU real estate market review shows improvement for Hampton Roads VA

Attendees at the 23th annual Hampton Roads Real Estate Market Review and Forecast, hosted by Old Dominion University’s E.V. Williams Center for Real Estate, heard an optimistic report about 2017 and the year ahead. Seven experts offered presentations on the current state and future of real estate while addressing topics such as economic trends and […]