Begin your own legacy in Virginia

So you're thinking about moving to Richmond, VA? Excellent choice. The area celebrates over 400 years of American heritage and many modern day attractions great for everyone to enjoy. As the former capital of the Confederacy, the area is most known for many historical sites but also offers upscale shopping, great restaurants, world famous museums, golf courses and plenty of outdoor recreations for family fun. A prime location, Richmond also offers quick getaway destinations from the Atlantic beaches, mountains or Washington D.C. With so much to offer, there’s a reason experts call this city was named one of the best small cities in North America.

Here's some fast facts about the Richmond region

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“Richmond is coming into its own as a choice regional destination with a growing slate of breweries, farm-to-table restaurants, and even white-water river rapid activities cutting right through downtown.” - Frommers