Residential Real Estate

Builder wraps up Chesterfield apartments

A Virginia Beach builder that has taken on two massive residential projects in the area is finishing up a 360-unit apartment complex near Chesterfield Towne Center.

2014 a mixed bag for local homebuilders

Despite a promising 2013, last year led to drops in construction and sales for several of the area’s top homebuilders. But the start of 2015 is indicating an upturn, even though the market is still far from pre-recession levels.

Realtor launches homebuyer help startup

A local real estate agent has created a website to help walk homebuyers through the process and connect them with real estate firms.

Mansion on Monument tops $2M

A 1920s mansion on Monument Avenue that closed at $2.2 million capped the list of local home sales in February. And a second property on Monument also made the top five.

McDonnells’ home in Wyndham hits market

Disreputed former governor and first lady Bob and Maureen McDonnell have put their Glen Allen home up for sale. The home – listed at $944,000 – includes some unique features left over from the original owner.

Woodland home, 150 acres listed for $1.4M

The owner of a 150-acre property in Varina has put her childhood home up for sale. The wooded land includes a pair of log cabins and a teepee-style home, and the majority of it is under the protection of a conservation easement.