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Charlottesville is relatively small BIG city

We have hundreds of things to do and the experience of living here is amplified by the college community (with classes, events, sports, and arts), along with a first class music venue in John Paul Jones Arena, which pulls in musical acts to Charlottesville that would otherwise have gone to DC or Virginia Beach, and the local opportunities for sports, arts, outdoor activities, and more. Here are some of the recent posts about things to do in Charlottesville and great aspects that our community offers its residents and visitors.

Meet Chamber Ambassador – Kristin Sorokti!

Recently, The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce announce our newest Ambassadors. Our very own, Kristin Sorokti is a current ambassador. Sasha Tripp, Story House Real Estate’s Principal Broker and Owner has been an ambassador and is also on the Chamber Board of Directors. Our team continues to support the Chamber however we can! Read what Kristin has to say about

Handling Hazardous Materials at Home

Many common household products contain chemicals that can cause injury or death if they are not handled, stored, or used properly. Some of the household products that contain hazardous chemicals are oven cleaners, tile cleaners, toilet-bowl cleaners, liquid drain openers, antifreeze, chrome-wheel cleaners, rust removers, gasoline, motor oil, lead paint, turpentine, lacquer thinner, and muriatic acid. These safety precautions can

City/County/UVA Announce Regional Coordination on Climate Initiatives and Invite Public Participation

  CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – Starting this month, the City of Charlottesville, Albemarle County, and the University of Virginia – building upon a history of commitments on sustainability and climate action – will be embarking on a collaborative community outreach effort as each entity begins to update their greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction targets and develop climate action plans (CAPs). The

Quadruplicity 2019

Today some of Story House Real Estate’s family members spent some time with other local women at one of Central Virginia’s largest Women’s Conferences, put on by the Charlottesville Chamber of Commerce.  Here’s a little bit more about the event itself, and we are sure that our ladies will come back with lots of new information to share! Quadruplicity is

First Night Virginia 2019

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS IN DOWNTOWN CHARLOTTESVILLE NEW YEAR’S EVE First Night Virginia is an annual “community celebration of the arts” that began in Charlottesville in 1982 and is the second oldest First Night in the country. 2019 will be the 37th annual festival of the arts with many family-friendly activities on and around the historic Downtown Mall. HISTORY First

Angel Tree Donations 2018

We love giving back to our community, and snagging a couple kinds in need from the Salvation Army Angel Tree is a great way to spread some holiday cheer.  Our brokerage sponsored 5 children this holiday season, and here’s just a glimpse at some of their goodies.   In 2017, the Angel Tree provided gifts and clothes for over 400

Send Someone Special a Letter from Santa!

Want to put an extra twinkle in a little ones eye this holiday season?  If the answer if yes, the why not send them a personalized letter from the man in red!   This year The Sasha Farmer Team is working hard with Santa Claus and his elves to send letters to all the good girls and boys.  If you

Christoph Waltz – Special Guest Film Festival 2018

ACTOR CHRISTOPH WALTZ ANNOUNCED AS SPECIAL GUEST AT 2018 VAFF Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Christoph Waltz will be a special guest at the upcoming 2018 Virginia Film Festival, VAFF officials announced today. The Festival also announced program additions including Moonlightwriter and director Barry Jenkins’ latest film, If Beale Street Could Talk, and Julian Schnabel’s At Eternity’s Gate, which stars Willem