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The Best Charlottesville Neighborhoods For Holiday Lights: 29 North - 12/15/09 04:26 PM
5. CarrsbrookCarrsbrook homes offer spacious home sites, traditional architecture and easy access to schools and Route 29 shopping. This established neighborhood features an nice array of Brick Ranchers and Colonials, mainly built throughout the 1960s and 1970s. With home sites typically ranging from .5 to 1.5 acres, Carrsbrook real estate continues to be a popular option for anyone searching for Charlottesville real estate with large lots and great convenience. 4. Still MeadowStill Meadow is located just north of the City of Charlottesville on 154 acres overlooking the Rivanna River. The neighborhood is comprised of 135 homes, varying in size, from 2,000 (0 comments)
Looking for some great Holiday Lights this year? Let Charlottesville's most innovative real estate brokerage save you a little bit of time. Our Realtors done some legwork by scouting out some of the best neighborhoods in the Charlottesville area for Holiday Lights. We'll spotlight a few ‘Best Of' lists over the next several days, but we'll get things kicked off with Crozet. Honorable Mention: Grayrock Grayrock is a beautiful single-family home community located along the western edge of Crozet. The first Grayrock homes were started in 1999. Between its two sections, Grayrock and Grayrock North, there are 152 single family homes, two (0 comments)
We're honored to have been named the #3 ‘ Favorite Real Estate Company by Albemarle Family. It's pretty exciting to be in our first full year and get this type of unsolicited recognition. And as Jim Duncan notes on his RealCentralVA blog: 1 and 2 were Roy Wheeler and Real Estate III respectively. Frankly, I'm pretty pleased with the results. At the time of voting, we were a six-person firm (now 8) versus 96 and 221.* We're proud to be recognized - I think it's a testament to Nest Realty's values and mission. People understand and appreciate that we stand for something (0 comments)
Charlottesville Neighbhorhoods: Avon Park - 12/08/09 07:36 PM
Located in Southside4 miles to Downtown / 10 mins by carClosest Vineyard: Jefferson Vineyards (4 miles) Centrally located on the southern side of Albemarle County with stunning views of Brown's Mountain and Carter Mountain, Avon Park features Arts & Crafts-style homes only minutes to Downtown Charlottesville. Avon Park real estate options include 44 town homes and single family homes built to Earthcraft standards by Barry Meade. The 2 and 3-bedroom town homes offer a variety of floor plans and some have 2-car garages and a basement. The single family homes are perfectly situated to take advantage of the beautiful views. Avon (0 comments)
The Charlottesville homes and neighborhoods that have been hit the hardest over the last few years are arguably higher priced homes. The homebuyer tax credits were implemented to stimulate sales in lower to middle price points, but there hasn't been much done to stimulate higher priced homes. On top of that, many sellers who are trying to sell their home to become buyers are downsizing instead of moving up. Ashcroft home values have been hit hard over the last few years because of these reasons. However, since 2004, the average price per square foot in Ashcroft is down only 4% (0 comments)
Brookwood Charlottesville Real Estate Market Stats - 12/01/09 09:19 AM
Brookwood Single Family Homes While Brookwood is known for its proximity to Downtown Charlottesville, it's also becoming known in the real estate world for its brisk sales pace. While the majority of sales have been attached homes, there are still single family options available. Detached sales peaked last year with 16 detached closings, after a strong 7 in 2008. However, the numbers have dropped through the first 11 months of 2009. There have been only 3 sales to date. However, the main reason for the major drop has been the inventory levels. After 16 sales last year, there were only a (0 comments)
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