Housing Report-April Update

March existing-home sales were down compared to 2019. These metrics were influenced primarily by COVID-19 pandemic responses such as social distancing and executive orders to stay-at-home. With that said, the decrease of this statistic was not entirely a collapse in the market. Heading into the pandemic the first part of 2020 presented a strong andContinue reading “Housing Report-April Update”

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 15 – Taylor Made Chocolate

This week’s episode of RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate has us sitting down with the head chocolatier of Taylor Made Chocolates. These guys are producing incredible truffles, bars, and all sorts of confectionary from fresh and socially conscious gathered cocoa beans. Steve and Kim Taylor set out a few years ago to make a differenceContinue reading “RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 15 – Taylor Made Chocolate”

What to do in RVA, from your home-April 2020

RVA was full of activities and festivals for the Spring. Unfortunately, we are in stay at home mode. Therefore visiting all the museums, parks, restaurants, and breweries is not an option. While the new norm is to flatten the curve, we can still appreciate most that our community offers. Below are some suggestions for usContinue reading “What to do in RVA, from your home-April 2020”

#WFH – Day 2

We survived! I would scoff at anyone who raised their eyebrows and asked how I handled a classroom of thirty teenagers. It was cake. Sure there was an occassionally raging hormone challenge, but for the most, easy. This 6 and 3 year old on the other hand… Elementary school and day care providers are saints.Continue reading “#WFH – Day 2”

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 14 – Jason Kilgo at Tang & Biscuit

It is always fun to have an RVA guy on the show who is building a successful business and raising a family back in his hometown. RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate had that this week when we hosted Jason Kilgo of Kilgo Insurance. And we did at one of the hottest spots in Scott’s Addition,Continue reading “RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 14 – Jason Kilgo at Tang & Biscuit”

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 13 – Parney and Kitchen 64

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate had a very special RVA guest on this past week when we stopped Kitchen 64. We had the one and only, Parney. Better known as the Todd Parnell the COO of the Richmond Flying Squirrels. Parney and I chatted about how the Squirrels have been so impacting on RVA andContinue reading “RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 13 – Parney and Kitchen 64”

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 12 – Steam Bell Beer Works

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate continued its RVA tour stopping in Midlothian ant another great local brewery, Steam Bell Beer Works. We had a chance to chat with Brad Cooper the owner of Steam Bell as he shared some of their fan-favorite brews and talk with me about the origination of his brewery. Brad highlightedContinue reading “RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 12 – Steam Bell Beer Works”

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 11 – South of James

RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate recently hung out at Steam Bell Beer Works with an awesome local band South of James. These guys are playing all around RVA and covering some classic rock hits in the best food and beer venues around the city. We shared a few of Steam Bell’s best pours while weContinue reading “RVA, Restaurants, and Real Estate: Episode 11 – South of James”