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Richmond, VA

Richmond, VA Relocation Guide

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About Richmond, VA

Richmond is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and the Greater Richmond Region. While it was incorporated in 1742, Richmond has been an independent city since 1871.

As of the 2010 census, the population was 204,214;in 2015, the population was estimated to be 220,289, the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state.

Richmond is located at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles west of Williamsburg, 66 miles east of Charlottesville, and 98 miles south of Washington, D.C. Surrounded by Henrico and Chesterfield counties, the city is located at the intersections of Interstate 95 and Interstate 64, and encircled by Interstate 295 and Virginia State Route 288. Major suburbs include Midlothian to the southwest, Glen Allen to the north and west, Short Pump to the west and Mechanicsville to the northeast.

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Housing Market News

What Can We Expect to See in the Richmond Market in 2019?

2018 was another solid year for local real estate. Here in Richmond, closed sales finished down 2.15% for the year, with a 6.2% increase in 2 years overall. The final month showed pending sales down 12.3% compared to the year prior.…

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A Big Night for Liz Moore & Associates and Their Builder Clients at the MAME Awards in Richmond

The Annual Mame Awards were held on Friday, March 1st in Richmond, Virginia.  MAME stands for Major Achievements in Marketing Excellence and the MAME Awards pay tribute to superior sales and marketing achievements by individual professionals, home builders, developers, remodelers, real estate agents, and associate members. The competition is presented by the Sales & Marketing Council (SMC). …

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Real Estate Assessments Grow Across the Richmond Area

Real Estate Assessments are up in the majority of counties across the Richmond area and the news has homeowners buzzing.  …

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Choosing a Vet for Your Pet

Your pets are beloved members of your family and you want to make sure they receive the very best medical care. But how do you choose the right vet for your pet? We've outlined some important considerations below when selecting a veterinary practice for your fur baby.…

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Carytown Farmers Market Now Open Through November 3rd

The Carytown Farmers Market is open every Sunday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at 3201 Maplewood Ave.…

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Westchester Concert Series Returns for its 5th Year

The Westchester Concert Series returns for its 5th year and you’re invited every other Friday night to enjoy great friends, food, fun, and, of course, live MUSIC! All events are FREE to attend, and there will be food and beer/wine available for sale. (Please, NO outside alcohol is allowed at these events!) As of now, concerts are held on the Village Green, near Plaza Azteca and Noodles & Company.…

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