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You will always look your best when company comes to visit you in Brickshire! - 07/31/08 06:07 AM
By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM LEADER You will always look your best when company comes to visit you in beautiful spacious open floor plan home. 3402 sq. ft. with 4 large bedrooms and 2.5 baths. This is the Brighton model which features a side load garage with a 15 X 20 extended turning pad, 1st floor master with jetted tub, family room upgraded Freizee carpet and loft on 2nd floor. Living at it's best in this golf community which has a pool, tennis court, golf club and owners house. Built in 2005 and sits on a (0 comments)
Affordable Deep water for your River Home! - 07/31/08 05:49 AM
What a great chance to purchase a water front home! WATERFRONT-AWESOME PIANKATANK RIVER 2-4' MLW w/200 Ft of river frontage. DEEDED WATER RIGHTS TO NB BOAT RAMP + Park next door. HOA FEE $50 PER YEAR. Enclosed sun porch across the whole back of house that is open to the great room & master bedroom. 3 zone heating & cooling. House has whole house propane generator. This home was built in 2006 with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, open floor plan and expansive sunroom with a wall of windows to enjoy the beautiful views of the river all the time! 1885 (0 comments)
Commercial Real Estate Team in Eastern Virginia Accelerates Business Investment Trends - 07/31/08 05:38 AM
Commercial Real Estate Team in Eastern Virginia Accelerates Business Investment Trends For Immediate Release Contact:Elaine VonCannon, RE/Max, Commercial Property Division757-288-4685, email@example.com Date: July 10, 2008 (Williamsburg, Virginia, July 10, 2008) In a time when the stock market is falling and economics are uncertain, investment in commercial real estate and businesses is expected to rise. A June 2008 report by the NFIB Small Business Economic Trends says that the credit crunch is not a Main Street problem but a Wall Street problem. Small businesses are still adding new jobs and only reporting small decreases in profits, mainly due to inflation. The time (0 comments)
Marinas in Gloucester, Virginia: Boating in Chesapeake Bay Country - 07/23/08 06:24 AM
Marinas in Gloucester, Virginia: Boating in Chesapeake Bay Country By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES,REALOR,NOTARY,PROPERTY MANAGER,TEAM LEADER (GlawStoor) Gloucester, Virginia was once a Colonial port town and fishing village . Gloucester was also a refuge from city life for Colonial Burgesses who visited Gloucester for a their summer retreat. Rosewell plantation was once a stunning a country estate in Gloucester, sitting on the banks of the York River. At this country estate honored guests like Thomas Jefferson were entertained. Rosewell still sits on the banks of the York River, but it was burned in 1916 and is in ruins, with only (0 comments)
Cruising the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia from the Peninsula where Gloucester begins northward to Mathews, Gwynn's Island, Deltaville, Urbanna and Kilmarnock is scenic and filled with solitude. Enjoy the peaceful marshes, quiet rural and plantation lifestyles along the shoreline, and abundant wildlife and natural surroundings. The mouth of Mobjack Bay is about 4 miles wide and the bay spans 7 miles. The bay has four main tributaries: the East, North, Ware and Severn Rivers. Above Mobjack Bay is Horn Harbor, where New Point (0 comments)
In Virginia, Isle of Wight, York and Surry counties all share some unique characteristics. Each one of these counties represents a different piece of early American history and continues to grow as a part of our nation's future. They also share the influence of the James River, York River and a huge system of creeks and tributaries associated with these bodies of water. Living on the water is an aspect of this region (0 comments)
Wineries in Virginia: Near Williamsburg, Northern Neck, and Chesapeake Bay Country - 07/13/08 08:17 PM
Wineries in Virginia: Near Williamsburg, Northern Neck, and Chesapeake Bay Country By: Elaine VonCannon ABR, SRES, REALTOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM LEADER In Colonial Virginia, wine was a staple. The House of Burgesses, passed an Acte governing vineyards in 1619. The Twelfth Acte stated that each settler was obligated to plant at least 10 vines for the purpose of making wine on his land. The colonial settlers could not transport all of the wine and provisions they needed so they began to establish vineyards to supply the colony. The Colonial tradition of having an estate with a vineyard was widely practiced (0 comments)
Virginia Counties - James City County - 07/13/08 07:45 AM
Virginia Counties - James City County By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR,SRES, REALTOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM MANGER James City County's capital is Williamsburg, which was once the capital of the English colony Virginia. The county is a thriving place today, offering attractions such as Colonial Williamsburg, Historic Jamestowne, and Busch Gardens and Water Country USA. The county is comprised of smaller towns such as Croaker, Lanexa, Lightfoot, and Toano. The towns just outside of Williamsburg in James City County are generally quiet rural and suburban neighborhoods and excellent places for family life. James City County and Colonial History In 1607, the (0 comments)
Virginia Counties - Williamsburg - 07/13/08 07:37 AM
Virginia Counties - Williamsburg By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR,SRES, REALTOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM MANGER The City of Williamsburg is located between James City and York Counties on the Virginia Peninsula, in the Hampton Roads area. It is serviced by I-64, as well as the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, located approximately 20 minutes away. Williamsburg was founded as the capital of the Virginia colony in 1699, and was named after King William III, the reigning monarch of England. Although the capital has now moved to Richmond, Williamsburg has maintained its historical significance through its dedicated preservation of the Colonial sections of the (0 comments)
THIS HOME IS WAITING FOR YOU! CUTE AS A BUTTON RANCHER! - 07/13/08 07:27 AM
THIS HOME IS WAITING FOR YOU! CUTE AS A BUTTON RANCHER! By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM LEADER Henrico County, Highland Springs, Virginia: If you are an investor or 1st time home buyer - this is the home for you! Beautiful re-done hardwood floors, fenced backyard, NEW kitchen counter tops, electric stove, range hood & floor in kitchen. NEW title floor bathroom, NEW floor vinyl floor in eat in kitchen, NEW rear deck, sewer line, breaker box & electric water heater. Refrigerator, washer, dryer & NEW stove convey. Close to Richmond Airport, Interstate and GREAT SHOPPING! This (0 comments)
PURCHASE, LEASE PURCHASE IN WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA - 07/10/08 06:42 PM
PURCHASE, LEASE PURCHASE IN WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM LEADER This is what you have been looking for - Lease Purchase OR Purchase! Affordable home in a great location, near outlet shopping & exclusive New Town/High Street area. Well-kept 2 story home has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a fireplace & a 1 car attached garage. The home features a great room & an eat-in kitchen w/a breakfast nook. Backs up to a wooded buffer area. James City County, Williamsburg, Virginia, area.......1,680 sq. ft. of living space offered at @ $259,000 a great buy! (0 comments)
Virginia Counties - Richmond City: A Place in American History: Richmond Virginia! - 07/10/08 06:32 PM
Virginia Counties - Richmond City: A Place in American History: Richmond Virginia! By Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALTOR, Team Manager, Notary A Place in American History: Richmond Virginia Richmond Virginia is well known for being the capital of the Confederate states during the Civil War. It has many historic sites well worth a visit. At the end of the Civil War, Richmond Virginia was burned. This disaster ruined many of the government records of land ownership and marriages in the City and in outlying counties. Many plantations, historic estates, and other historic properties were burned as well. Yet Richmond, Virginia, like (0 comments)
26 PLUS ACRES ON DEEP WATER READY FOR YOU TO BUILD YOUR ESTATE HOME! - 07/09/08 02:21 PM
26 PLUS ACRES ON DEEP WATER READY FOR YOU TO BUILD YOUR ESTATE HOME! By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM LEADER JAMES CITY COUNTY VIRGINIA, Envision building your equestrian estate in beautiful James City County. 26.4 acres at Eagle Tree Farm, which has frontage on both Diascund Creek & Mill Creek. Lovely hardwood trees abound. Bring your horses & enjoy the serenity & the beauty of nature with your own little piece of paradise. This is gorgeous waterfront property located 6 minutes from the interstate and 15 minutes from downtown Colonial Williamsburg. Land cannot be subdivided. (0 comments)
TOWN READY FOR 100 TO 115 MODERATE PRICED HOMES, WITH A LARGE PROFIT BASE FOR YOU!!! - 07/09/08 02:17 PM
TOWN READY FOR 100 TO 115 MODERATE PRICED HOMES, WITH A LARGE PROFIT BASE FOR YOU!!! By: Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALOR, NOTARY, PROPERTY MANAGER, TEAM LEADER Mecklenburg County, LaCross, Virginia, in the sleepy little town of LaCross, a builders or contractors dream project, approximately 29.75 wooded acres on rectangular lot. Pine trees on tract may be harvested and sold by new owner. The lot has a gentle slop with no major ravines or water areas. Perfect location for 100+ single family homes, condos or apartment units. County incentives available for residential development. YOU MAY BUILD 100 TO 115 HOMES, (0 comments)
GOVERNOR'S LAND, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA: BEAUTIFUL, ELEGANT AND GRACIOUS VILLA LIVING! - 07/09/08 02:12 PM
GOVERNOR'S LAND, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA: BEAUTIFUL, ELEGANT AND GRACIOUS VILLA LIVING! Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia: Governor's Land Beautiful, Elegant & Gracious Villa living! Beautiful & Serene private courtyard w/solid brick fencing & raised brick terrace. Attached 2 car garage w/golf cart storage. Within walking distance to Country Club, golf, tennis, fitness center & swimming pool. Lots of ceramic tile, hardwood floors, 1st floor master and huge 3rd floor walk in attic storage. New construction waiting for you to move in & enjoy. Governor's Land features, golf, tennis courts, 2 swimming pools, a new club house, fitness center and a marina. Visit (0 comments)
FROM REALTOR TO THE NEXT FOOD NETWORK STAR! - 07/03/08 09:06 PM
FROM REALTOR TO THE NEXT FOOD NETWORK STAR! By Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALTOR, Notary, Team Manager I have a wonderful friend. My friend has 2 grown sons. They are good strong males. I say this with a straight face. It amazes me that they did grow up so strong in body and limb. Why do you say that you may ask? Because my friend does not cook, no not at all. Now she can order off a menu like a pro, do take out without breaking a sweat, and using a micro wave no one can even be in (2 comments)
MY HUSBAND DOES NOT UNDERSTAND WHY I WATCH SOAP OPERAS! - 07/03/08 08:29 PM
MY HUSBAND DOES NOT UNDERSTAND WHY I WATCH SOAP OPERAS! By Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALTOR, Notary, Team Manager THANKS FOR SHOWING UP HERE TO READ MY BLOG! NOW IF ONLY MY HUSBAND WOULD! NO HE IS UP IN HIS OFFICE. WAIT YOU SAY WHY DOES HE HAVE AN OFFICE? Does he use it for business, quicken or other tax programs to help with your taxes, do paper work, what does he do up there? Well, my husband does in ground sprinkler systems for a company. He does not do paper work to speak of, yet he has a great office, (2 comments)
Elaine VonCannon - Eastern Virginia Estate and Luxury Home Specialist - 07/03/08 06:31 AM
Elaine VonCannon - Eastern Virginia Estate and Luxury Home Specialist By Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALTOR, Notary, Team Manager My Number One Priority is My Clients' Confidentiality in Their Real Estate Transactions From Colonial Virginia to the Early American era to the present day, Virginia has been synonymous with the old southern plantation, and the plentiful estate. With amenities like vineyards, deep water boat docks, woods and fields, formal gardens, and abundant space, the Virginia estate is a legacy of American history which still exists today. Though many of Virginia's historical estates are owned and preserved by historical organizations and (0 comments)
Do you ever sit and have a quite few minutes to reflect? Well on one such occasion I was sitting at a local caffeine depot to have a quick pick me up, when I overheard 4 agents from another firm talking. Now mind you these were new agents so I did not recognize them, as I passed by to sit in a booth behind them to have my coffee and look over some paper work. The agents kept talking and I did not eaves (3 comments)
Virginia Counties - Charles City County - 07/02/08 07:00 PM
Virginia Counties - Charles City County By Elaine VonCannon, ABR, SRES, REALTOR, Notary, Team Manager Charles City County, Virginia is conveniently located between Williamsburg and Richmond. The Native American influences, colonial history and natural beauty make Charles City County a unique and attractive place to live. Hundreds of years before the first Europeans settled in Charles City County Algonquian speaking native peoples migrated from the North to the Charles City region. Around 1613 settlements began to appear on the shores of the James River. Tobacco plantations grew and during the 1600's and 1700's African slaves were brought to the Charles City (0 comments)
Rambling rancher in Gloucester, Virginia........Best Buy! - 07/02/08 07:36 AM
Rambling rancher in Gloucester, Virginia........Best Buy! This large, spacious rancher is perfect for 1st time home buyer. Freshly painted, 2/3 of carpet is new. Country eat-in kitchen. Family room w/wood stove. Home features lots of ceramic tile. Wonderful fenced in yard for your pets on a 1 acre lot. Hot tub 'as is', central vac, water softener & a sun room. Heat pump 1 year old. Workshop w/electricity. 2,850 sq. ft of living space featuring 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms sitting on 1 acre lot with fenced in back yard. Visit my web sites to view other listings at www.voncannonrealestate.com and (0 comments)
A GRAND LADY AWAITING YOU IN GOVERNOR'S LAND, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA! - 07/02/08 06:49 AM
A GRAND LADY AWAITING YOU IN GOVERNOR'S LAND, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA! LEASE PURCHASE OR PURCHASE: Do not miss this beautiful 2 story Colonial Style home located in Governor's Land subdivision in James City County, Williamsburg, Virginia, Located near Colonial Williamsburg, College of William and Mary, New Town, High Street, the new hospital, Outlet shopping, Route 199, Outlet shopping, new hospital, Jamestown, Bush Gardens, Water Country, Williamsburg Run, Route 199 and the interstate. Spacious open floor plan of 4,200 square feet of living space, 4 to 5 bedrooms and 4,5 baths on an attractive landscape lot. 2 Master suites on each floor , (0 comments)
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