Many Reasons to Move to Virginia

With wide open spaces and big city living, the Commonwealth offers plenty of reasons to make a move. The home of more presidents than any other state, Virginia’s history is long and rich – and residents are continuing to grow the state by attracting top jobs and high-quality education while celebrating the past. Whether you’re…

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Blacksburg, VA is a Best Place to Live in 2018

With gorgeous scenery, the Blacksburg area features 60 mountain peaks and a myriad of trails that are ideal for hiking and biking. Home to Virginia Tech, the college town atmosphere in Blacksburg has helped foster affordable housing options along with a robust downtown district, fantastic restaurants, boutiques, and entertainment venues. The Blacksburg Historic District draws…

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Moving Out of Dorms and into an Apartment

At some point in their college life, many students decide to move out of their residence halls and into apartments. Many of these students go into apartment-hunting with little know-how or assistance. Don’t sign a lease too early Signing a lease too early can be detrimental. You don’t want to sign a lease before you…

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Ways to Get Romantic in Virginia

Valentine's Day is a week away. Here are some ideas on how to get romantic this Valentine's Day in Virginia Dine upscale while tasting the local flavor. Take your relationship to new heights at one of Virginia's mountain peaks. Give the gold medal treatment with samples of award-winning craft beverages or head to a winery…

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All About Living in Blacksburg, VA

Blacksburg, VA, some 12,000 acres nestled on a plateau between the Blue Ridge and Alleghany mountains, is special. Home to about 42,600 local residents, the town is considered small by most any standard, but don’t let its size or location fool you. Because of its award-winning services, reasonable cost of living, safety, moderate climate, and…

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Spacious 1, 2, and 3 Bedroom Collegiate Apartments in Blacksburg, VA

Foxridge Collegiate Apartment Homes offer spacious rooms, terrific service and prime location – just minutes from Virginia Tech! Experience the BEST in Collegiate Living. Clubhouses, swimming pools, basketball, tennis courts, and fun social events, you will see why Foxridge Apartment Homes is voted The #1 Apartment Community in Blacksburg by readers of the Collegiate Times.…

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Finding the Best Off-Campus Apartments

Throughout college, housing is a topic that will never go away. Each year you may face a move from one place to another, one lease to the next. There are options for apartments in Blacksburg, VA; though it may not seem this way when apartment hunting time rolls around and every open house you attend…

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Best States for the New Economy

A new report ranks states on how well they are equipped to benefit from the economy of the future. As technology and entrepreneurial ingenuity increasingly drive globalization in the so-called "new economy", some states are pushing innovation while others are struggling to keep up. But each state has a part to play, whether they are…

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