Kings Charter in Mechanicsvile, Virginia - A Great Place to Live

Real Estate Agent with RVA HomePRO Realtor with Keller Williams serving Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfiled and Richmond, Virginia 0225205023

A few years ago when my wife and I were looking for a larger home one of the communities I had my eye on was Kings Charter in Mechanicsville, Virginia. Eventually we decided on a different area, but this neighborhood is still one of my favorte areas and where I've had the honor and privilege to help a client buy a home in this area. Here are a few things my clients are enjoying in their new home that I've also published on my RVA HomePRO site: Kings Charter

Kings Charter is a planned unit development that straddles the boundaries of Ashland, Virginia and Mechanicsville, Virginia both within the boundaries of Hanover County, Virginia and a suburb of Richmond, Virginia. Accessed primarily by way of exit 86 A Interstate 95 in Virginia, the community contains retail, residential, and light commercial properties.

Planned Unit Development
Some of the retail and commercial properties lie within zip code for Ashland, Virginia (23005) while all the residential property lies within the zip code for Mechanicsville (23116). There is a variety of shopping and retail establishments including a Food Lion grocery, numerous restaurants from fast food to ethnic dining, banks, and independent retail stores. All residential property consists of single family homes.

Residential Real Estate
Consisting of nearly 400 residential single family homes Kings Charter has a variety of price ranges which makes this community attractive for people looking for starter homes up to more luxury properties, some with waterfront access to community ponds.

The community has a several amenities that residents enjoy including:

  • * club house with a full kitchen
  • * weight room
  • * two swimming pools in two different locationsKings Charter pool
  • * kiddie pools at each larger pool
  • * six lighted tennis courts
  • * one basketball court
  • * one sand volleyball court
  • * one multipurpose recreational field
  • * decorative gas street lighting
  • * beautifully landscaped common areas
  • * a scenic lake
  • * various playgrounds throughout the community
  • * bike paths

In addition to the physical amenities mentioned above the community also hosts several social events throughout the year including:

  • * Clubhouse Social Events
  • * Tennis Teams for all ages and skill levels
  • * Neighborhood Watch’s National Night Out
  • * Youth Swim Team
  • * Play Groups
  • * Annual Community Wide Yard Sale
  • * various events around holidays or special days such as:
    • - St. Patricks’s Day Party
    • - Easter Egg hunt with a visit from the Easter Bunny
    • - July 4th Bash
    • - Oktoberfest
    • - Year-end Holiday Celebration
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Michael Hottman As a Licensed Real Estate Agent in Virginia and a Licensed Professional Counselor in Virginia I strive to help others achieve their goals in life, whether it's selling or buying a property or becoming the person they were meant to be.

My background includes a Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Tech and a Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), managing residential properties, graphic design, corporate information technology, and being a third generation Realtor®. My experience in real estate started when I was old enough to help my dad clean out rental properties and I have started taking my son on showing appointments already.

My goal is to always provide my clients with 5 STAR service from the time I meet them to far beyond the close of their initial transaction, making them clients for all the real estate transactions they may ever have.


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Comments (3)

Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Michael, Kings Charter does sound like a neighborhood buyers should check out when they are looking!    I have a neighborhood I wish to live in someday too!  

Nov 23, 2014 10:46 PM
RVA HomePRO Michael Hottman
RVA HomePRO Realtor with Keller Williams serving Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfiled and Richmond, Virginia - Glen Allen, VA
Helping you achieve goals in life & real estate

Joan Cox It is a nice place to live with all sorts of things to do. And much of the neighborhood is still rather affordable. 

Nov 24, 2014 02:14 PM
Captain Wayne - Rowlett Real Estate School
Rowlett Real Estate School - Panama City, FL
Rowlett Real Estate School / Owner and Instructor

Hi Mike, Kings Charter sounds great.  I hope you have a Happy Thanksgiving!

Nov 24, 2014 10:43 PM