College Gameday’s FIRST visit to Charlottesville!

ESPN’s College Gameday coming to Charlottesville for UVA-Duke An ESPN spokesperson has confirmed to the Washington Post that ESPN’s College Gameday will visit Charlottesville on January 31st for the showdown between the Virginia Cavaliers and Duke Blue Devils. In the past, the College Gameday schedule was set prior to the season; but this year, ESPN made the program.. read more →

Boundary Farm in North Garden will be the site of Southern Living’s 2015 Idea Home!

A developer in southern Albemarle County is partnering with a popular magazine to build a show house to inspire home buyers. Bundoran Farm in North Garden will be the site of Southern Living’s 2015 Idea House. Details and a newscast regarding the announcement can be found on NBC29’s website. read more →

Yo La Tengo at the Jefferson Theater

Tomorrow evening, downtown Charlottesville will be hosting Yo La Tengo at the Jefferson Theater. Yo La Tengo released Fade on January 15, the thirteenth studio album in their three-decade career, in addition to dozens of compilations, extended plays, and film scores they have released. Fadewill not disapoint longtime Yo La Tengo fans, letting you “appreciate the complexity.. read more →

CAAR Third Quarter Market Report

CAAR has just released it’s 3rd Quarter Market report, and it has many figures that are quite positive for the Central Virginia region.  I know many agents have been “feeling” the uptick, but it’s great to finally see it quantified! CAAR Third Quarter Market Report read more →

Welcome to Charlottesville!

This is a great video produced by a local UVa law student here in town.  Great overview of all that Charlottesville has to offer and the rich lifestyle that so many are drawn to! read more →

Charlottesville 365; Happy Match Day! Welcome New U.Va. Residents!

Happy Match Day to our incoming UVA residents! Today is Match Day, which falls on the third Thursday of every March, and is when the graduating medical school students all across the nation will find out what residency program they’ve matched with, where they will spend the next several years of their lives, and what.. read more →

CAAR Year-End Market Report 2010

CAAR is releasing it’s 4th quarter market report tomorrow, so this is fresh off the presses! Some pieces that I thought were relevant if you’re in the market to buy or sell; Good news for buyers; Price Per Square Foot (Finished)—Pockets of Value for Buyers The current area average of $139 per finished square foot.. read more →

Charlottesville 365; Charlottesville Restaurant Week January 24-30

Even now that Restaurant Week is a Charlottesville tradition, I still get excited as ever when they are announced! From January 24-30, 2011, Charlottesville has 16 restaurants participating in “Restaurant Week”, which involves $26/person prix-fixe menus, all of three courses- an appetizer, entree, and dessert.  According to the Restaurant Week website, previous Restaurant weeks held.. read more →

Charlottesville 365; The Virginia Film Festival

The 23rd Annual Virginia Film Festival at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville A major event that headlines in Charlottesville every year is the Virginia Film Festival, featuring 100 hand-selected films over 4 days.  The 2010 Virginia Film Festival will be held November 4-7, 2010. Some of the exciting ones this year include some hyper-local.. read more →

Charlottesville 365; Apple Harvest Festival at Carter Moutain Orchard, October 9 – 10, 2010

The Apple Harvest Festival at Charlottesville’s Carter Mountain Orchard is fun for the whole family! The Orchard is winding down for the season, and officially closes it’s weekday hours at the end of November, but this is one of their final festival events before the end of the year! If you’ve never been to Carter.. read more →