Home sales in the region were up last year. Figures from the Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors show there was a 10% increase in the number of homes sold during 2013 compared to the year before. That’s the second double-digit gain in a row. The median price was up 6%. Home sales in Louisa County were up 35% and were 28% higher in Nelson County. Albemarle County saw an 11% increase, and the gain in Fluvanna County was 6%. The numbers were down slightly in Greene County and the city of Charlottesville.
This week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.
Bono is a launching an all-star campaign featuring "once-in-a-lifetime experiences" like walking the red carpet with Meryl Streep or visiting the "Game of Thrones" set.
The World Series champion Kansas City Royals generously split up their Fall Classic players' pool haul of more than $25 million into 55 full shares worth $370,069 apiece, Major League baseball said on Monday.