Ampersand International Arts Festival Returns to William & Mary in March ’24

Exciting News! The Ampersand International Arts Festival will return to William & Mary for its 17th year on March 18th, running through Mar. 24 with a variety of arts and entertainment on tap. Previously known as the William & Mary Global Film Festival, the Ampersand International Arts Festival expanded last year to a performing arts […]

York County Celebrates its Inaugural Restaurant Week February 26 to March 3

Get ready to savor the flavor! York County is hosting its first-ever Restaurant Week February 26 to March 3. Patrons will be able to enjoy a variety of lunch and dinner specials at 16 popular restaurants throughout the County. Menu options include discounted American, Italian, and seafood favorites, gluten-free cuisine, desserts, and much more.York County […]

Cook’s Burger Bar coming to Midtown

Midtown Row is about to get even tastier with the upcoming arrival of Cook’s Burger Bar! Set to make its debut at 1246 Richmond Road, Suite A, Cook’s will be filling the space previously occupied by Matchsticks BBQ, which closed its doors in July. Operated by the acclaimed Against the Grain Hospitality team, responsible for […]

Exciting News for Williamsburg Music Fans: The Beach Boys are Set to Hit the Stage This Summer!

Thrilled to announce that the iconic Beach Boys will be gracing our beloved Williamsburg with their presence this summer. Mark your calendars for June 21st as the band brings their Endless Summer Gold tour to the outdoor Williamsburg Live music event, a part of the esteemed Virginia Arts Festival. Tickets for this unforgettable show will […]

Ugliest House Of The Year® for 2023

Check out the incredible transformation of this home located on Semple Road in Williamsburg. Originally built in 1890, this farmhouse had fallen into disrepair, hidden by overgrown vegetation and filled with debris. However, thanks to my fellow investor and house flipper, Daniel Nice, and his team, the house has been restored to its former glory. […]

125 Pine Valley: Fords Colony property checks all the boxes! FOR SALE

Every home has a story John Womeldorf knows that every home has a story. As an experienced realtor with adeep love for Williamsburg, John looks beyond the basic features of the homes he sells.In his “Every Home Has a Story” series, John introduces potential buyers to the aspectsof a home that they can’t see by […]

Rise of the Cupcake Wars: A Sweet Success Story at Liz Moore and Associates

Once upon a time, in the bustling offices of Liz Moore and Associates, an idea was born – Cupcake Wars. What started as a humble bake sale in 2011, with just a few hundred cupcakes and a modest $1,000 raised for CHKD, has now blossomed into a monumental event uniting Liz Moore agents across multiple […]

Williamsburg city council rejects plan for townhomes & apartments.

Williamsburg City Council voted no on a proposal presented by Platinum Management LLC to develop 232 apartments and townhouses in the historic downtown area. The proposal, for 18 acres at the corner of Penniman Road and Page Street, sought a rezoning from business to mixed-use to accommodate the development. The property, owned by Bluegreen Vacations […]

Where to Buy Furniture in Williamsburg: Your Ultimate Guide

Are you new to the Williamsburg area or simply in need of some stylish furniture to elevate your home decor? Look no further! While the selection of furniture stores directly in Williamsburg may be limited, fear not, as I’ve curated a list of top-notch options both locally and within a short drive. Roberts Furniture: Located […]

Crystal Ball Forecast of Real Estate Market for 2024

The real estate market in the U.S. is expected to record the lowest number of sales in 2023 since 2008. Despite a slowdown last year, it did not mirror the conditions of 2008. Unlike back then, the market maintained a steady pace in 2023 due to robust buyer demand. In 2008, there was an excess […]