Apartment Decorating for Young Professionals

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decorating for young professionals

Congratulations! You’ve just graduated from college, landed a nice job in the city, and have moved into a new apartment. It’s time to ditch the jersey sheets, plastic drawers, and bed risers. Transitioning from college life to an apartment community for professionals, such as Arden Place in Charlottesville, doesn’t have to be overly difficult! There are a few easy things … Read More

Charlottesville Winery Spotlight: Blenheim Vineyards

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blenheim vineyards

Considered by some to be the Napa of the East Coast, Charlottesville is bursting with an abundance of beautiful wineries. While Charlottesville is known for its wine, it’s also known for being the origin of the Dave Matthews Band. What you may not know, however, is that Dave Matthews owns a popular Charlottesville winery — Blenheim Vineyards. Constructed with environmental … Read More

Best Date Spots in Charlottesville

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best date spots in charlottesville

Is there anything more romantic than a small town? Nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is a picturesque city, bursting with culture. From vineyards and hiking trails to local restaurants and shops, this gorgeous city has it all. Arden Place, the premier luxury apartment community in the area, is in the perfect location, near some of the best … Read More

Benefits of Renting an Apartment

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We all know the American dream — buy a nice home in the suburbs with a white picket fence, have approximately 2.4 children, and maybe even drive a minivan. But what if buying a house isn’t the only option? What if it isn’t the best option? With house prices and interest rates continually on the rise, many people choose to forgo the … Read More

Celebrating Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday in Charlottesville

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As you walk by the stunning architecture of the Rotunda or waltz through the gardens at Monticello, Thomas Jefferson’s influence on the quaint city of Charlottesville becomes quite evident. As Albemarle County holds a special place in its heart for the third U.S. president, Thomas Jefferson’s birthday in Charlottesville is a holiday in itself. Every April 13, the community hosts … Read More

Reserve the Movie Theater at Arden Place

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Did you know that you can can reserve the movie theater at Arden Place for private movie viewings? With the 90th Oscar Academy Awards taking place earlier in March, we thought you’d like some ideas for award-winning movies to watch at your private viewing party. We’ve curated a list of all the movies that won an award at the 2018 … Read More

Boozy Dessert Recipes for St. Patty’s Day

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Why just drink your Guinness, Jameson, and Bailey’s this St. Patrick’s Day when you can eat them too? Try these boozy dessert recipes to incorporate your favorite Irish adult beverages into dessert time this weekend. Chocolate Stout Cupcakes Surely you can spare one bottle of Guinness to whip up these chocolate stout cupcakes. We love how the icing resembles Guinness’s … Read More

Arden Place Wins 2017 ApartmentRatings Top Rated Award

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Arden Place Wins 2017 ApartmentRatings Top Rated Award

Before choosing to make our luxury apartments at Arden Place your home, we know you did some research. You asked a friend, took a tour with one of our leasing consultants, or checked our ratings on review sites — maybe all three! ApartmentRatings is one of the most trusted review sites, and we are excited to have made their list … Read More

Ice Skating in Charlottesville, VA

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ice skating in charlottesville

If you’re looking for a fun way to stay active even when the weather doesn’t permit outdoor activities, look no further than the Main Street Arena for ice skating in Charlottesville, VA. A short twelve minute drive from Arden Place luxury apartments brings you to the indoor arena conveniently located in the downtown mall. The rink is open to the … Read More

Go Bonkers for Brussels Sprouts!

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brussels sprout recipes

Even vegetables come in and out of style. Several years ago, portobello mushrooms were all the rage, and not long ago everyone went crazy for kale. So what’s the newest vegetable en vogue? Brussels sprouts. Baked, sautéed, fried, roasted, and raw. No longer just a side dish, these flavor-packed veggies are even served on the renowned breakfast buffet at the … Read More