Sperling's Best Places ranked Charlottesville as the #1 Best Place to Live in 2011, and was featured in USA Today as a great place to invest in a home. It was also recently named in an Associated Press List as one of the Best College Football Towns - the only town in the Commonwealth to receive such an honor. Historic, modern or uban, finding a home is easy when you use one of our local realtors. Choose from hip lofts or turn-of-the-century homes in the Historic Downtown area and enjoy access to entertainment, restaurants and shopping. In the surrounding countryside there are expansive horse properties owned by some of our celebrity residents. Check out the following resources on your next trip to Charlottesville.
Ivy Life & Style Media also publishes Wine & Country Life, celebrating elevated living in the heart of Virginia wine country. Each issue of our luxury magazine highlights Virginia wine, farm-to-table recipes, architecture, artisans, gardens & décor, the arts and elegant entertaining, as well as Virginia craft spirits, beer and ciders. Wine & Country Weddings is a uniquely beautiful magazine to help you plan your elegant wedding in the heart of Virginia Wine Country. CharlottesvilleFamily is dedicated to "Making Parenting Easier & Growing Up Fun" with a calendar of events, daytrip ideas, learning resources, health guides, crafts, recipes and more.
Above photos credited to and including all rights reserved to (from left to right): 3. Monticello: Leonard Phillips, courtesy Thomas Jefferson Foundation. 5. UVA's Scott Stadium, courtesy Virginia Athletics Media Relations. 7. Blue Ridge Parkway, Robin Bethke.
Lower section (homepage): 1. Monticello: Monticello/Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc. 2. Wedding Directory cover photo: Jen Fariello. 3. University of Virginia Rotunda: Jennifer Jones.