A lifetime ago, I spent a semester in London. Our flat was within earshot of the changing of the guard. If I believed in having regrets, I'd regret never making time to see the changing of the guard, but I do recall closing the window so I could nap. We have some remarkable parks and outdoor spaces in Charlottesville and Albemarle. If you live here, I highly recommend making the time to go out and enjoy these spaces. We get all these high rankings as being a "best place to live" ... if you live here, might as well partake! Not sure if … [Read more...] about Life in Albemarle County
Live Where You Love
October. It's one of the best months in Charlottesville, and certainly one of the best for hiking, biking, being outdoors. A friend emailed me the other day - I'd like to start getting my kids more involved in family hikes. They are 8 and 7. Do you have favorite hikes to recommend as a place to start for them? I've been riding my bicycle a lot more than hiking in the past two years, so I asked another friend, Carrie, who writes the outstanding Comfort in the Wild blog, for her insight and she was was gracious enough to send a detailed … [Read more...] about A Few Charlottesville Area Hikes for Kids
My lead quote in this month's note: Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. ~ Ferris Bueller … [Read more...] about Fun Friday
Home - is about more than a house; it’s where you choose to live that makes home home. Why do you live (or want to live) where you do? That’s a question I ask my seller clients - to help me better describe and market their homes - and one I ask my buyer clients - to help them define and understand their triangles. A friend commented a few weeks ago that he was a bit surprised that I have chosen to stay in the same place for so long. My reasoning is simple - living where I live allows for walk- and bike- ability … [Read more...] about Why Do you Live Where you Do?
See all of Nest's videos showing Crozet, 29 North, Nelson County and Charlottesville here. … [Read more...] about Beer and Wine in Charlottesville – The Nest Series Continues
The series continues - … [Read more...] about Life in Crozet – the Live Where you Love Series Continues
We at Nest have been releasing our series of videos depicting life in Charlottesville and the surrounding areas. It's impossible to capture what life is like in these areas, but we hope that people find them representative of life in Ivy, Charlottesville, Crozet â€¦ - Life in Charlottesville video - Life in Ivy, just west of Charlottesville video We deliberately did not overly brand these; these are for you. (feel free to share them with your friends) … [Read more...] about Life in Charlottesville – in Video