Category Archives: Land

Cutalong (Louisa County Lake Anna Golf Community)

After several false starts, Cutalong ( a Lake Anna waterfront golf course community) moves towards fruition.  Earlier this month Karen and I toured the new Louisa County subdivision on 13,000+/- acre Lake Anna.  We found lovely home sites, the start … Continue reading

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Have you shocked your well lately?

Do you live in the country with a well?  Initially your well was probably “shocked” with bleach to kill any bacteria in the system and prior to the initial water testing.  Often on a re-sale of a home in Virginia, … Continue reading

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Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS 2nd Quarter 2012 Market Report Released

People keep asking how’s the real estate market and I keep replying, INTERESTING!  With the release of the Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS 2nd Quarter 2012 Market Report, we’ve got a bit more data to review.  Please click on the … Continue reading

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Spring Creek Gated Golf Course Community in Zion Crossroads, Virginia – Lot Sales

Have you wanted to buy a lot but not build right away or use your own builder in Spring Creek ( Central Virginia’s premier golf community at Zion Crossroads ) but couldn’t due to regulations?  The new owner’s have opened … Continue reading

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Spring 2012 Central Virginia Real Estate Market Update

Spending some time with my grandson at pre-school yesterday, several parents asked about the local real estate market.  The local real estate market also remained a featured when we filmed the latest episode of House Money (local Charlottesville Area TV … Continue reading

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Blaze Orange

I love showing farms and land.  When going into the woods, it’s always a great idea to wear some blaze orange (hat, shirt, vest, jacket, etc.).   In addition to helping others to identify you, it helps a group looking at … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead for 2012

Yes it’s 2012 and time to look at the year ahead.  Also, I’ve still got some 2012 Old Farmer’s Almanacs to pass out.  If you would like an Almanac and see me around Central Virginia, please ask for one (yes, … Continue reading

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Virginia Conservation Easement Options

When I studied Forestry and Wildlife Management at Virginia Tech concentrating in Environmental Conservation back in the late 70’s and early 80’s,  there were not many options for applying a land owners conservation beliefs to their land in perpetuity.  Now we’ve got … Continue reading

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Fluvanna County, Virginia Land Conservation Event

We’re blessed in Central Virginia with many beautiful parcels of mountain, river and Piedmont land.  Many are interested in conservation and preserving their farms and land for future generations to enjoy.  Conservation Partners, LLC, The Thomas Jefferson Soil and Water … Continue reading

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Central Virginia Real Estate Market Update – 6.29.2011

Since we’re almost half way through the year, I wanted to briefly comment on the local real estate market.   We’re seeing sales of homes!  We still have a large inventory of homes with sales with more short sales (selling for … Continue reading

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