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When we're not busy helping buyers explore the best Rockingham County homes for sale, many of the agents at Old Dominion Realty enjoy spending their time trying new recipes. As the colder weather starts to creep in, we particularly enjoy making homemade soup. Not only is it easy to make and comforting to eat, but when you cook a batch of soup, your home will smell amazing all day long. 

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Entryway tips

So many of the beautiful Rockingham County homes for sale have impressive entryways. Often, this is one of the features that captivates potential buyers. However, if your entryway is cold and sterile, it can have the opposite effect - detracting from your home's overall appeal. 

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Cathy Ward, REALTOR®, CRS, Managing Broker, Talks About Why She Loves Living In Mint Spring

Cathy Ward Realtor
I live in Mint Spring, which is south of Staunton about four miles.
I have so many good reasons why I love where I live.

This area is rural but yet very close to town, schools, interstate for travel and just being convenient to everything that I need. We built this house 30 years ago and keep making improvements all the time. Now that I am alone in this house, it still is comforting and everything I need to continue for many years to come.

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Colton Mitchell

Colton Mitchell of our South Main, Harrisonburg office is a resident of Bridgewater.  He grew up in Dayton and attended Turner Ashby High School with wife Charlotte, who now teaches 5th grade at John Wayland Elementary School. They welcomed their beautiful daughter, Rowan, into the world in November 2019.

Colton and Charlotte Mitchell

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Linda Goodson, REALTOR®, Talks About Why She Loves Living In Shenandoah, Virginia

Linda Goodson

Shenandoah, VA | Page County

After living in Rockingham County, Penn Laird, and McGaheysville, for 25 years, I moved back to my hometown of Shenandoah, VA, to be near my parents.  I love the hometown feel and a neighborhood of friends and church family. I'm now within walking distance of my lifelong friends and parents.  I love how the Town of Shenandoah offers something for everyone.  Be it a computer center, a library, a variety of excellent restaurants, community movie nights, holiday events like Easter Egg Hunt, Christmas Tree lighting, parades, carnivals, veteran memorials, and regular events to support the elderly and those in need.  I can sit on my front porch and listen to the church bells every day play my favorite hymns.  The beauty of this area is something that we take for granted.

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Alan Firth

Alan Firth, REALTOR®, Talks About Why He Loves Living In Montebello, VA

Montebello, Virginia | Nelson County

Alan Firth lives in the beautiful community of Montebello, Virginia located in Nelson County. Two hundred years ago, Montebello was an old Indian trail that connected now Nelson County to Steele's Tavern in Augusta County, Virginia. Montebello is an area rich in history and outdoor activities.

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Chad Branson, REALTOR® And Associate Broker, Talks About Why He Loves Living In Fulks Run

Fulks Run | Western Rockingham County | Mountain View Elementary School

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Gail Mitchell REALTOR®Gail MitchellREALTOR® Talks About Why She Loves Living in Dayton, VA

South Breeze Estates | Dayton, VA

We sat down with Gail Mitchell, from our Harrisonburg office, to find out what she loves most about living in Dayton.

Kevin and Gail Mitchell;Gail grew up in the small town of Dayton and has lived in five different new homes (all built by Gail and her husband, Kevin), since 1986. Her homes have ranged from Rockingham County, Bridgewater, and Dayton. She has returned to Dayton, where she truly calls home!  She currently lives in South Breeze Estates, in Dayton.  Gail is an alumnus of Turner Ashby where her two grown children also attended school.

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Colby Shifflett, REALTOR®

Colby Shifflett, REALTOR® Talks About Why He Loves Living in Staunton, VA

College Park | Staunton, VA

We sat down with Colby Shifflett, from our Augusta office, to find out what he loves most about living in Staunton.

Colby Shifflett Family

I live in the College Park neighborhood of Staunton, Virginia (McSwain Elementary and Staunton High School districts), and my family and I love it here! We have great neighbors, and there is a genuine sense of warmth and community here. We're always looking out for each other, and it's always easy to say hello or offer neighborly help to one another. Life is a little bit slower, and southern hospitality is everywhere. Furthermore, my son really enjoys McSwain Elementary, and we have nothing but good things to say about the awesome teachers there. I would also like to highlight the plentiful programs available to us through Staunton Parks and Rec and the local YMCA.

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Ben Halterman, REALTOR®

Ben Halterman, REALTOR® Talks About Why He Loves Living In Fort Defiance

Fort Defiance | Augusta County

We sat down with Ben Halterman, from our Augusta office, to find out what Ben loves most about living in Fort Defiance.

Halterman Family

  1. What do you love best about your community?
    The people, the slower pace, the farms, the mountains, and beauty all around us all make this a special place to live. My kids love being active so any teams they are on are my favorites.

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