It’s That Time!

Happy Holidays to my neighbors at Sussex Square! Christmas cactuses always bring back memories of wonderful times...

ONE VCU: See whats on the drawing board

I came to RVA in the late seventies to attend graduate school at Virginia Commonwealth University. Little did I realize how much impact the University would have on changing the look and feel of the outer downtown area. In my mind VCU needs to be applauded...

The best of the best RVA events!

The Richmond Folk Festival is upon us.  October 13-15th will be another weekend of free and incredible music from around the globe.   Of all the many Richmond events, this ranks number one in my book.  I encourage all of you to attend!!   To get a flavor of the...

Technology blends vacation with customer service

Life is grand ....  In one breath I can shout out GOOD MORNING MYRTLE and then switch gears and field client inquiries, lender questions and respond to requests for showings of my listings.   In early real estate days, we started by having a agent cover...

Congrats One South!

One South Realty Group  named one of top fastest growing companies in Richmond....Check us out.      http://www.onesouthrealty.com

Up Up and Away!

 What a week -- In between rain drops and winds, I had the opportunity to work with Nick and Kyle of HDBros.   What a professional and talent group of photographic experts!  They worked diligently to capture the look and feel of East Leake Farm - 4048 Broad Street...

Woof, Woof for the Millennials!

    When I am showing property to more than a single buyer, it is always intriguing to see who in the buying group carries the weigh - or who really makes the decision.  A recent survey by SunTrust Mortgage answers this question for...

It’s the little things

We all recognize that Richmond is becoming a Foodie Favorite and gaining recognition throughout the east.  But I've also become aware of Richmond increased  notariety as  the destination for grocery chains.  To name a few - Food Lion, Krogers, Martins,...

What a week!

Wow .......what a week!  Most of you all would say its great - after all you had three closings - two listings and one buyer!  But most experienced REALTORS know that the weeks up to settlement can be hectic with calls, emails and texts trying to ensure...

A Millennial Speaks Out — we need to listen!

Madeleine Alderman is a vivacious millennial on the One South Commercial Team. Today she published "Millennials Matter" .... and from my perspective they certainly matter A LOT!  I think regardless our age, we can benefit from her perspective.  Madeleine...

Now this is an HISTORIC TINY HOUSE I love

Savannah is my favorite city having spent several high school years at Benedictine Military School.  My dad and I frequently go back and visit primarily for my high school reunions.  Just saw this article and I think this is the neatest of small houses anywhere, let...

Happy 90th…seven eleven! Free Slurpees all around

In honor of their 90th birthday, Seven Eleven is giving away free slurpees today from 11am to 7pm.  I remember    when I visited my first 7 11 in southern Florida - not 90 years ago but perhaps 60 --- what a great marketing concept open from 7am to 11pm!!!  Happy...

Alamo BBQ – Just one of many Church Hill eateries worth a visit

Over the years I have driven past 22nd and Jefferson Street in Church Hill.  Rarely have I consciously seen what was there because  memories from the early 80s flood my mind.  Back then when I lived on Libby Terrace in Church Hill, 2202 Jefferson had a big...

Good Info — Costs you don’t think of when buying a house

Many first time home buyers are not aware of the costs associated with their first home purchase.  In addition to the downpayment other funds are necessary to complete the transaction.  This CNN Money article outlines some things to ponder ........

A proud realtor 🙂

Many of you will recall that I was involved with the sale of Westerhman Farm earlier this year. Westerham, a mid-eighteenth century Federal style dwelling, is proudly positioned overlooking 96 +/- pastoral acres in western Hanover County. Its numerous out buildings...