This blog contains information about homes for sale in the Williamsburg, Virginia area. There is general information about the local real estate market, advice for home buyers and sellers, and information about things to do in the area.
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I used to say that I have a black thumb and I could even kill a silk plant. Over the last few years, I have found some plants that seem to thrive despite my black or perhaps brown thumb. I like planting perrenials so they will live and thrive for years. A favorite perennial of mine is homeste...
Just listed: beautiful waterfront lot on Powhatan Creek in Landfall at Jamestown. The address of your new custom built home could be 2524 Robert Fenton Road. If you are looking for a lot with privacy, water views in your back yard, abundant wildlife and proximity to history, this could be your dr...
There is a group on Facebook called Williamsburg Trash and Treasure where people in the area can advertise things for sale. I saw this tonight on an ad for a washer and dryer for sale. The note on top of the dryer was so funny, I had to share it. I should write something this for Walt; he lov...
If you are visiting the Williamsburg area and would like to experience a fun trip and have a nice lunch or dinner, try taking the ferry from Jamestown to Surry and dining at the Surry Seafood Company. The food is great and dining is available both inside and on a patio facing the lovely waters ...
Several months ago I got an email from a person I had met only once or twice back in 2004. She and her husband own the lot next to the house that my ex and I had built in 2004. She wanted to know if I was back in Williamsburg. I heard from her again this week and I told her that I was going to ...
On Saturday, August 26, 2017 Smith Memorial Baptist Church will have a clothing give away from 10:00 am to 2 pm. We accept donations from the community and church members. Church members spend the week organizing and categorizing the clothes. I volunteered tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Volunte...
On Sunday August 19, 2012, my phone rang at about 9:00 am. I saw that the call was from my late brother's home phone. Before answering the phone I said out loud, "This can't be good news". My brother had been diagnosed with cancer in May of 2012 so I fully expected the call to be news about hi...
Yesterday, my daughter and one of her best friends took their four children (all under the age of three) to an indoor gym. It will be the venue for Layla's one year birthday party next month. Graham was having fun there with his sister and his two best girl friends.
I have often heard people say they are going to sell their house without using an agent to "save the REALTOR fee or commission". They seem to think that all we do is fill out the listing agreement and then show up at closing to collect our commission. In this blog the Hansons list several thing...
Open house 135 Ferncliff Drive Saturday August 12, 2 to 4 pm This cute brick ranch is conveniently located near the College of William and Mary, Colonial Williamsburg as well as the Jamestown Settlement. The 2200 square feet three bedroom two bath home offers a screened porch, hardwood floors, ...