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.
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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.
Now that school’s out and summer is rolling in, the purchase of a Richmond new home at Founders Bridge Club Villas is all you need to make the season even better. Located just south of the James River, this Boone Homes community can accommodate all your summertime wishes. From pools and tennis courts to the championship golf course, at Founders Bridge Club Villas there is no doubt that you will have some serious fun in the sun.
Whether it is hardwood floors and ceramic tile, or separate walk-in closets, this ENERGY STAR efficient home will fit all your wants and needs. For a price of $599,644, you can purchase this striking 3,540 square foot home featuring the Creekmore floor plan and located on Home Site 14.
Going out to lunch or dinner as a family can be difficult, especially if you like different types of food. Picky eaters or different preferences are no longer a problem when you take the family to a food truck location. With various types of cuisine available, every member of your family will find the perfect meal.
Located just a short distance from Richmond new homes, residents will have the opportunity to enjoy food trucks almost any day of the week. Here is a rundown of local food truck courts:
After months of anticipation, Boone Homes is excited to announce that construction is scheduled to begin this week on five Richmond luxury homes at Ellington at Wyndham. Two of the spacious homes will be model homes and three are spec homes.
The first five homes include:
Buyers looking for luxury and location will love the Oxbridge home available at our extraordinary Richmond neighborhood, Westcott at Grey Oaks. Priced at $779,950 and featuring five bedrooms with 4.5 bathrooms, this home is perfect for families looking to enjoy more space.
Showcasing a Craftsman design, the Oxbridge home highlights 4,439 square feet of living space.
Empty nesters have decided that 2013 is a great time to downsize to a maintenance free home and Richmond home builders have seen an increase in sales to active adults. At Boone Homes, we have experienced early success at Coach Homes of Kinloch, selling more homes in the first quarter of 2013 than in the last three years combined. With floor plans designed for one-level living and homes priced from the low-$500,000s, Coach Homes of Kinloch is ideal for empty nesters.
The exclusive area of Kinloch has lain almost dormant for the last four years, but in 2013 we have seen an increase in buyer demand and sold five homes in the first quarter at Coach Homes of Kinloch. Of the five homes, four have features the popular Creekmore floor plan.
This Saturday, April 20, 2013, residents of Richmond neighborhoods will come together to celebrate a 20-year spring tradition, the annual Richmond Earth Day Festival. Held at the 17th Street Farmers’ Market in Shockoe Bottom, this family-friendly event teaches individuals the benefits of eco-friendly living while having fun.
This year’s event will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. giving attendees plenty of opportunities to explore the enhanced and interactive areas. This year’s areas include:
After a long, cold winter, spring is finally here and with warmer weather typically comes more yard work, but not when you purchase a Richmond maintenance free home at Coach Homes of Kinloch. With lawn maintenance included, the exteriors of these all brick homes stay green and beautiful without you having to touch a lawn mower or weed eater.
Currently, there are a few homes available for purchase at Coach Homes of Kinloch, including this spacious home located on Home Site 16-6 featuring the Devoncroft floor plan.
Following the announcement of our newest community, Ellington at Wyndham, we have seen a lot of excitement from buyers and are thrilled to announce that the first contract has been signed on a Richmond luxury home at Ellington. Featuring the Waterhaven floor plan, this spacious new home sold for $680,000.
With 3,581 square feet of living space, the Waterhaven home design provides plenty of space for the entire family with four to five bedrooms and 3.5 to 4.5 bathrooms.
When buyers purchase a home at our Westcott at Grey Oaks community, they get so much more than a new home. Every Richmond luxury home is designed with top-of-the-line features and finishes that are aesthetically pleasing and enhance daily life.
If that sounds like the type of house you are looking for, then you are in luck! We currently have a spacious new home available at Westcott at Grey Oaks featuring the Blakeshire home design. With 4,110 square feet of living space and five bedrooms with 4.5 bathrooms, this beautiful home provides enough space for everyone in your family.
When you purchase a new home in Richmond, you are near everything that Richmond has to offer: shopping, dining, entertainment, recreation and holiday events. Adding to the list of holiday events this year, is the first “Governor’s Easter Egg Hunt.” To be held on Wednesday, April 4, 2013 on Capitol Square, this FREE event is open to the public.
Gov. McDonnell and First Lady Maureen McDonnell will kick-off the Easter egg hunt around 5:00 p.m., in front of the mansion gate. From 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., attendees will enjoy a variety of activities that include an Easter egg hunt, face painting, a Thomas Jefferson impersonator, several local mascots, the Easter bunny and music and games provided by DJ Rick Pfamatter.
After a long day at work or running errands, it is always nice to come home to a space that is calm and relaxing. When you purchase this beautiful Richmond new home at Coach Homes of Kinloch you will have the perfect space to unwind.
Featuring the Creekmore home design, this spacious home highlights 3,540 square feet of well-designed living space with three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. Homeowners will enjoy unwinding in a luxurious owner’s suite that features lots of natural light from a large bay window and a stunning bathroom with upgraded travertine tile shower and jetted tub. Additional upscale features of the home includes an open family room with custom built-in bookcases, luxury mudroom/laundry room combination with built-in “Drop Zone” cabinets, dynamic raised patio for outdoor living, private game room, hardwood floors, crown molding and formal dining room with coffered ceiling. The designer kitchen is the heart of the home with raised panel wood cabinets, granite countertops, a raised deluxe island, stainless steel appliances including a double oven and ceramic tile backsplash.
Temperatures are rising, the sun is shining later and spring is just around the corner making now the perfect time to purchase a Richmond maintenance free home. With lawn maintenance included and a spacious sunroom, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the spring weather both indoors and out when you purchase this beautiful Merecroft home in Bellingham at Twin Hickory.
Luxurious interiors of the Merecroft home showcase 2,800 square feet of well-designed living space with three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. A spacious sunroom allows owners to unwind in the evenings by watching breathtaking sunsets from the comfort of their home.
Wouldn’t it be nice to leave the exterior maintenance to us while you enjoy family dinners, game nights and playing outdoors with your children and grandchildren? Our Richmond maintenance free homes allow you the freedom to spend time with family and friends while we make sure the outside is inviting and beautiful. From lawn maintenance to cleaning gutters, we will take care of it all.
You can start living this relaxing lifestyle today when you purchase the Creekmore home located on Home Site 8-6 at Coach Homes of Kinloch. Priced at $634,075, this spacious all brick home features 3,540 square feet of living space with three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.
Spring is coming and typically that means lots of time spent out in the yard, but when you purchase a maintenance free Richmond new home from Boone Homes, you can turn off the lawn mower and weed eater for good. Wouldn’t it be nice to spend more time outdoors enjoying the milder weather with friends and family instead of beautifying the yard? That dream can become a reality when you purchase this beautiful Merecroft home, available now at Bellingham at Twin Hickory.
Priced at $449,814, this spacious brick home highlights 2,800 square feet of living space with three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.
This weekend more than 700 soccer teams from approximately 35 states will travel to Richmond, Va. to participate in the Jefferson Cup. Sponsored by the Richmond Strikers, this two weekend tournament is an opportunity for girls and boys U10 to U19 to showcase their skills with older players having the opportunity to play in front of more than 500 college coaches. The Strikers invite residents of Richmond neighborhoods to come out to the tournament and support your local athletes.
Games will be played on some of the nation’s top natural grass complexes, including Striker Park and West Creek, as well as turf fields that will allow play regardless of any weather issues.
Boone Homes is pleased to unveil the last Richmond home design available at Ellington at Wyndham, the Stanbridge. With 2,899 to 3,163 square feet of living space, this spacious new home provides a luxurious place to call home.
This dynamic new floor plan features four to five bedrooms with 2.5 to 4.5 bathrooms. Stunning interiors showcase upscale features and finishes including a spacious open foyer, formal dining room with coffered ceiling and crown molding, designer kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, large separate breakfast room, expansive family room with optional built-in bookcases and gar log fireplace, second floor laundry room, deluxe mudroom with ceramic tile floor and optional cubbies, a luxurious owner’s suite with two large walk-in closets and dressing area, and a spacious owner’s bathroom with ceramic tile shower and soaking tub. The Stanbridge offers plenty of space for storage with an optional finished attic, optional basement and a two-car garage.
Isn’t it nice to come home after a long day of work and just put your feet up, watch TV and relax? With 3,030 to 3,433 square of well designed living space, the Bellworth floor plan provides the perfect space to relax on weeknights or socialize with friends and family on the weekends. The Bellworth is the newest Richmond new home design to be introduced at Ellington at Wyndham.
Elegant interiors of the Bellworth home design showcases four to five bedrooms with 3.5 to 4.5 bathrooms and an open layout that creates a perfect atmosphere for hosting a party.
As we near the end of announcing our new home designs at Ellington at Wyndham, Boone Homes is excited to unveil the Gateworth home design. With approximately 3,240 square feet of living space and state-of-the-art features, this home showcases the best of Richmond real estate.
The spacious Gateworth plan features four to five bedrooms with 2.5 to 4.5 bathrooms. Stunning interiors showcase luxurious features and finishes including a spacious open foyer, first floor private living room or optional study, designer kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, expansive family room with optional built in bookcases and a gas log fireplace, first floor laundry room, deluxe mudroom with ceramic tile floor and a luxurious owner’s suite with two large walk-in-closets and a fantastic bathroom with separate soaking tub. In addition to the exceptional interiors, the Gateworth design features a two-car garage and optional basement, perfect for extra living space or storage.