There's a lot to love about Richmond
Whether you're considering a move to Richmond for a new job opportunity or to be closer to family, there's certainly a lot to love about Virginia's capital. Located on the banks of the James River, RVA has a hip city vibe with plenty of laid-back, southern charm. From outdoor adventurers to art enthusiasts, there's something for everyone here in Richmond. Discover all the fantastic things to look forward to when you come home to Richmond.
Come Home to Convenience
When you live in RVA, you're a two-hour drive from the mountains, the beach, and the nation's capital! Richmond is exploding with job opportunities, and many Schell Brothers communities are a short drive from major employment hubs. If you're a young family with school-aged children, RVA is known for its award-winning school system.
Come Home to 4 Seasons of Fun
When you live in Richmond, you'll never be bored again. There are plenty of unique events, festivals, and activities happening throughout the year. From outdoor sporting events, festivals, free museums, family fun events, and outdoor concerts - there's always something fun and affordable to do with the entire family.
Come Home to Outdoor Adventure
If you love the outdoors, then consider Richmond your personal playground. Get away from the grind and hike, bike, paddle, or pedal your way through some of Richmond's most beautiful parks and landscapes. Did you know you can kayak right through downtown Richmond? It's true - the James River cuts right through the center of downtown! When you live in Richmond, the outdoor adventure opportunities are endless and right outside your door.
Come Home to a Culture of Creativity
Richmond is home to a vibrant art scene and rich culture and is well-known for its various museums, theaters, and art galleries. Bring the family to the free art museum or take an afternoon stroll and explore RVA's street art and more than 100 murals throughout the region. Music is always in the air when you live in Richmond, where you can see live music any night of the week or attend a free music festival almost any time of year.
Come Home to World-Class Dining
We hope you're hungry because there are more than 900 restaurants to discover when you live in Richmond. No matter what cuisine you're craving, you will find it here. Whether you're looking to grab a quick bite from a local food truck or enjoy a sit-down dinner at a nationally recognized establishment with James Beard-nominated chefs, there's no doubt your meal will be served with a heaping side of southern hospitality.
Come Home to a Growing Craft Brew Scene
Good times are always brewing when you live in Richmond. Plenty of cities have hiking and rail trails, but how many have a beer trail?! Sip your way through the Richmond Beer Trail, where you can sample beers and ciders from over 40 craft breweries! If you prefer grapes over hops, we still have you covered. Richmond is home to many wineries with sweeping views of Virginia's wine country. Or hit up a wine bar downtown with a wine list longer than your grocery list.
Come Home to Sophisticated Shopping
Richmond's Carytown is the place to hit if you're looking for fun and local boutiques! Here you can "Eat, Shop and Play," so the best of all the worlds combine. Shop local artists, toys, and clothing stores, and you can find stores for your four-legged besties in Carytown. It's an eclectic, walkable mile of Richmond's best shopping! RVA also has two outdoor malls with tons of traditional shopping at Stony Point or Short Pump Towne Center. Both offer plenty of fun ways to get that needed retail therapy.
Come Home to History
There are more than 400 years of history in Richmond, and you can see it on every street corner. Explore our diverse museums, historic sites, and events that help you travel back through time and explore and understand the area's rich heritage. From the civil war to civil rights, Richmond isn't just for history buffs. When you live here, there are many ways to discover RVA's history and traditions and to start creating your own.
Come Home to Family
Whether you're new to the Richmond area or moving back to be closer to family, with Schell Brothers, you'll build more than just a home; you'll quickly become part of our family too! You'll discover that our communities are incredibly tight-knit, where neighbors quickly become friends. Soon you'll be living like a local, spending more time with friends and loved ones and sharing in the spirit of the community. Together, we'll create a relationship that lasts for years.
Come Home to Schell Brothers
You've decided on your dream location; now let us help you discover your dream home and community. Schell Brothers is a premier builder of new homes in Richmond, providing home buyers with high-end quality and unmatched curb appeal. As an up-and-coming new home builder in Richmond, we offer a variety of architectural styles, community designs, and price points. With the ability to personalize every square foot of your new home, you will love having a home with everything you want and need. Your new home will be uniquely yours, built by a Richmond builder that is locally focused and community-minded.
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