June 19th, 2013 by David Owen
With a decline in inventory, buyers have had to push off their move-in dates as they wait for their home to be completed, but if you are looking for a new luxury home in Richmond with a fall move-in date, you are in luck. Our Westcott at Grey Oaks community is growing with new construction, offering opportunities for buyers to purchase their dream home and move-in within a couple of months. One home we would like to highlight is Home Site 61, the “Oxbridge.” This home is currently under construction and is planned to be ready for move-in by September 2013.
Priced at $799,950, the Oxbridge home will span a vast 4,439 square feet with five bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and a three-car garage. Read the rest of this entry »
June 14th, 2013 by David Owen
Looking to find a new home in Short Pump, but not looking to move until the fall? If the answer is yes, then look no further! At Bellingham in Twin Hickory, construction on your dream home is currently underway. One project in particular is Home Site 28. Featuring the beautiful Merecroft home design, this beautiful new home in Richmond could be yours for the price of $469,814.
Construction on the Merecroft home is expected to be complete in October. Showcasing spacious interiors with 2,800 square feet, the home’s construction plan includes upgrades such as a sunroom, Energy Star Package, jetted tub, designer kitchen cabinets with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a private study. The home includes three bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, a two-car garage and a first floor owner’s suite. Read the rest of this entry »
June 10th, 2013 by David Owen
If you’re looking to spend this summer maintenance-free then Tarrington on the James Courtyard Homes provides the perfect opportunity for you. This community’s award-winning amenities will have you at hello from the triple pool complex equipped with jets and a waterslide, to a river front park and fitness center. Whether you’re an active adult looking for a new space for your family or a professional who’s always on the run and does not have time for yard work, this Richmond new home community is the one for you.
One home in particular is currently available for immediate move-in. Located on home site 13-8, this stunning home features the Barcroft floor plan, showcases 3,100 square feet of well-designed living space and is priced at $559,000. Read the rest of this entry »
May 31st, 2013 by David Owen
Are you an empty nester looking to downsize? Join the club! Due to a recent increase in empty nester buyer demand, The Villas at Grey Oaks community is currently experiencing no standing inventory, but don’t worry. We are beginning new construction in this community to provide more Richmond maintenance free homes.
The Villas at Grey Oaks is a luxury, maintenance-free community with 85 three- and four-bedroom homes. These homes provide easy one level living, allowing homeowners to enjoy a first floor owner’s suite while having the upstairs guest ready. At Boone Homes, we understand that empty nesters are looking for homes that offer well-design living space and convenience. With all of the homes maintenance-free, owners at the Villas at Grey Oaks can spend less time on yard work and more time with their children, grandchildren and each other. Read the rest of this entry »
May 30th, 2013 by David Owen
There’s something special about a Boone Homes neighborhood and Tarrington on the James Courtyard Homes is no exception. This luxury community in Midlothian, Virginia was named the 2007 Community of the year, and is filled with all-brick homes with award winning floor plans. For prices starting at $400,000, you can gain access to a beautiful Richmond maintenance free home, 10-acre park, three pools, a fitness center and coming soon, a river front park.
Currently waiting for you is home site 12-8 which features the beautiful Hampworth floor plan. Priced at $559,000, this stunning red brick home has three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms with a first floor owner’s suite. The suite contains two separate walk-in closets with a stunning bathroom equipped with a travertine tile shower and a jetted tub perfect for unwinding. From the owner’s suite you enter an open family room, breakfast area and kitchen with hardwood floors, raised panel wood cabinets, granite countertops, a raised deluxe island, a large closet pantry and much more. Curl up by a natural gas fireplace with black granite and a wooden mantle or admire the elegant coffered ceiling over a meal in the formal dining room. Read the rest of this entry »
May 29th, 2013 by David Owen
Looking to live the life of luxury? In the Boone Homes community, Tarrington on the James, you will find 84 luxury Richmond homes conveniently nestled in the heart of Chesterfield country. Starting from the $599,000s, home sites are wooded and feature half an acre or more. This community offers tree-lined sidewalks, a fitness center, clubhouse and 10-acre park for your family to enjoy in the beautiful summer sun.
Buyer can start living this luxury lifestyle now with homes available, including this beautiful Blakeshire home. This home has curb appeal unlike any other. The exterior exudes a unique whimsical charm, blending warm red brick with a classic English Tudor elevation. For a price of $719,950, you can be the proud owner of this five bedroom, four and a half bathroom estate. Read the rest of this entry »
May 28th, 2013 by David Owen
Nestled in the heart of Short Pump, Bellingham in Twin Hickory is home to 59 single-family homes priced from the upper $300,000s. The best part is that all of these homes are maintenance free! Exterior upkeep, landscaping and snow removal are a few things available when you purchase a Richmond no maintenance home at Bellingham.
Within this community lies Home Site 29. Featuring the popular Ashmont home design, this beautiful residence encompasses a timeless elegance with spacious interiors that feature 2,800 square feet of open living space. The classic brick exterior and two-car garage add curb appeal that is sure to be appreciated for years to come. Read the rest of this entry »
May 24th, 2013 by David Owen
Ever feel like the hunt for your Richmond new home is an uphill battle? It doesn’t have to be, The Wescott at Grey Oaks community has it all. With a pool, tennis courts, tree-lined sidewalks and the region’s most sought-after school system, The Wescott is a one stop shop for your real estate needs.
Currently available is the Bridgemont home located on Home Site 44. This estate home is 4,223 square feet and priced at $769,950. Harboring five bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and a three-car garage, this home is guaranteed to be the perfect fit for you and your family. Read the rest of this entry »
May 22nd, 2013 by David Owen
Memorial Day is a time to honor those who have served and given their lives in service to the United States of America. Each year thousands of Americans honor these heroes with parades, ceremonies, fireworks and more. Events have been planned to allow residents of Richmond neighborhoods to remember and pay tribute to those that have fallen.
Rocketts Red Glare
Residents looking to celebrate Memorial Day with music, food and fireworks will want to stop by Rocketts Landing on Sunday, May 26, 2013 for the Rocketts Red Glare. Festivities kick off at 5:30 p.m. with The Kings of Swing expected to start playing at 6:30 p.m. Food trucks from RVA Street Foodies will be at the event to provide delicious fare including: Chupacabra, Soul Ice, King of Pops, Habaneros, The Dog Wagon, Curbside Creations Food Truck, Sideways Mobile Bistro and The Meatball Company. The event will conclude with a firework show beginning at 9 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »
May 17th, 2013 by David Owen
Springtime means greener grass and trees and blooming flowers. It also means blooming in the real estate market; spring is traditionally the busy time for real estate agents and brokers, when sellers put their homes up for sale and buyers hit the market to start looking for a new home.
This spring should be no different; in fact, the market started heating up in February and experts predict this spring to be busier than usual. Mortgage giant Fannie Mae predicts this season to be the strongest real estate season since 2007.
Home buyers, first-time, move-up or downsizing, need to be aware of what’s happening in the market, so the real estate pros at the Equifax Finance Blog shared some of their top three real estate trends to watch this season in the article, “Real Estate Trends to Watch this Spring.” Read the rest of this entry »