Tuesday, January 15, 2019 / by Jason Kirby
I hope 2018 was a great year for you! It has been my experience that taking stock of the previous year can be useful in figuring out where I am, how things are going, and most importantly, where I want to be at the end of this new year.
As you know, I’ve been handling purchases and sales of condos in Carriage Hill these past couple of years. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed introducing the community to locals and out-of-towners alike who are seeking convenient living with great amenities and also want to be close to town.
In 2018, more than ever, Carriage Hill met a very important need for house hunters and owners enjoyed better success here than in other communities. Sale prices went up for 1, 2, and 3-bedroom units. In fact, the median sales price for a 1-bedroom unit went up 24%!
The main factor behind this increase is supply and demand. There simply weren’t enough condos to go around for the amount of people who wanted them. In Albemarle County, we would ha ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 / by Kathleen Glenn-Matthews
2019 is here! It has been a tremendous year in many ways one being one of the wettest years on record. It is great to be living in an area with many outdoor options even when it is wet. I have a dog that loves to bark and will sometimes try taking him out on days when the weather seems lousy and I think no one will be about. I have found that even on the dampest days I find fellow hikers, joggers and adventures all usually with better behaved companions.
What are some of your favorite things to do in local parks? Which ones are your favorites? I would love to hear.