February 2016

Duck Donuts to open in Eagle Village

Duck Donuts, a popular donut chain founded in North Carolina, will open a location in Fredericksburg’s Eagle Village this summer. Franchisees Larry Scherer and Ryan Sloper leased the space under S&P Investment Group LLC. Scherer said Eagle Village will be the 13th location in Virginia, and...

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New restaurant opens in Culpeper

Grill 309, a new restaurant in Culpeper serving craft cocktails, beer, wine and American fare, opened this month at 309 South Main Street. Owners James and Brittany Laughorn owned a bar and grill in Florida. The couple moved here to be closer to family and wanted...

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9 Deceptively Simple Ways To Sell Your Home Fast

By using these easy and inexpensive tips, you can expect an offer in no time. Get a storage unit You might think the easiest way to declutter your home is to shove everything into the closets. Bad idea: Anyone who tours your home is going to check...

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January posts strong real estate numbers

The Fredericksburg-area real estate market started 2016 strong, with a total sold volume of $82.9 million, according to data compiled by the Fredericksburg Area Association of Realtors. That figure was up nearly 17 percent compared to January 2015. The number of units sold in January also...

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Main Street relaunches #LOVEFXBG

Fredericksburg VA Main Street is launching its #LOVEFXBG campaign again this February.The campaign, designed to coincide with Valentine’s Day, encourages visitors, residents and downtown business owners “to share what inspires them about downtown” on social media using the hashtag #LOVEFXBG.  The hashtag has been used on...

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Top 10 Questions To Ask During An Open House

Be prepared with this list of must-asks while touring open houses. For buyers, visiting open houses should be more than just a casual walk-through of the home, with commentary on the paint colors (remember, you can change paint!). Open houses are a prime opportunity to not...

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