Category Archives: Charlottesville Neighborhoods



You’ll Never Believe What Amenities This Eco-Friendly Community Offers

Homes with large front porches sitting to the right of a long sidewalk.

A “green” home today offers much more than energy-saving appliances. Thanks to Charlottesville’s eco-friendly Belvedere neighborhood, “green living” has taken on a whole new meaning in 2018. Here’s a taste of what this new construction community has to offer. Environmentally Friendly EarthCraft-Certified Homes EarthCraft-certified homes are built with the goal of minimizing environmental impacts. As a result, […]



Which Charlottesville Communities Made Buyers’ Wish Lists in 2017?

Charlottesville and Albemarle County are wonderful places to live! With a true four-season climate, world-class education, and plenty of year-round activities, our area continues to attract people from all over the state and all over country. Though there are dozens of desirable neighborhoods around Charlottesville, there are five in particular that draw the most attention […]


5 More Reasons You’ll Love Forest Lakes in Charlottesville

orange and yellow leaves on a tree

A large community with nearly 1,400 homes, duplexes, and townhouses, Forest Lakes is one of the largest and most sought-after neighborhoods in Charlottesville. Curious about why so many buyers want to live in Forest Lakes? Here are just a few of many reasons. What Makes This Community Special? We’ve written before about why Forest Lakes […]


A Pocket Guide to This Year’s Foxfield Family Day Races

horses racing around a dirt track

Foxfield’s fall races are next Sunday, September 24th! Drawing in crowds from all over the Charlottesville and Albemarle County area, this highly anticipated event, known as Family Day, is a must-visit for anyone who loves thrilling spectator sports and all kinds of community activities. Don’t Miss Any of the Fun! Steeplechase racing has been a […]


How to Find the Perfect Neighborhood in Charlottesville

a tree-lined street in a neighborhood

For many buyers, searching for neighborhoods involves driving around to different communities, researching listings to see if there are homes in their ideal price range, and asking whether the community has amenities. It sounds simple, but it takes a lot of work to narrow down the “perfect” neighborhood this way! What You Should Actually Look […]



Best Charlottesville Neighborhoods for an Active Lifestyle

Hiking trails near Charlottesville

If you’re looking to maintain your active lifestyle or just want to get the most out of your location, there’s something for you in the Charlottesville area. Charlottesville neighborhoods feature everything from outdoor sport like tennis or golf to fitness centers with weight rooms, and are ideal for all kinds of recreation. Here are some of our top picks […]