See the full series of videos If you're interested in what it's like to live in Old Trail Village, about 16 minutes west of Charlottesville â€¦ search for all the homes for sale in Old Trail here. Read More
Archives for February 2012
The NAR released their Pending Sales report this morning.
As we know, national data doesn't matter so much.
So, I looked at the homes put under contract in Charlottesville and Albemarle for the past few months.
It can be done. In under 20 minutes. If the City of Charlottesville would finish their side of the Meadowcreek Parkway, the ride would be a bit faster and easier. Update: The John Warner Parkway is open from Downtown Charlottesville to Rio Road, and it's a wonderful thing, with trails and bike lanes (although the bike lanes are always full of debris) I rode my bike from Nest to the Read More
Perusing HOA docs from a neighborhood in Charlottesville that was founded in the early 50's I found this not-uncommon Restriction: In 1992, the Association amended the the docs to vigorously and vociferously deny and retract that Restriction. We've come a long way. Read More
I've been meaning to write this post for a loooong time - about how HGTV tends to set unrealistic expectations for homeowners and potential homebuyers with respect to renovations, the process of renovations, assumptions involving finding trustworthy contractors, etc. etc. etc. I was immensely pleased to read Megan McArdle's recent story in The Atlantic detailing her kitchen renovation; it's a (to me) fascinating Read More