Spinning Studios in Charlottesville

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Are you looking for a fun new way to get some exercise in without running on the dreaded treadmill? Then give spinning a try! There are several spinning studios in Charlottesville, all within close proximity to Arden Place’s luxury apartments. Spinning, a form of indoor cycling, is a killer workout that will leave you drenched in sweat. Stationary bikes may … Read More

Staying Hydrated: Tips & Tricks

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Ever since you were little, you’ve been told to drink your water. As a kid, you may have resented drinking your daily dose of H2O, but water is an essential part of any healthy diet! Whether you prefer ice-cold water or like it room temp, staying hydrated is vital to keep your skin glowing and your body working the way … Read More

Free Concerts in Charlottesville: Fridays After Five

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Free Concerts in Charlottesville Every Friday Beginning in April, Charlottesville hosts a favorite tradition for the spring and summer season — Fridays After Five! Lasting until the beginning of September, Fridays After Five is a series of free concerts in Charlottesville. The concerts are held at the Sprint Pavilion on the downtown mall. Featuring local artists in a variety of … Read More

Charlottesville Restaurant Spotlight: The Bluegrass Grill & Bakery

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Bluegrass Grill & Bakery

Let’s talk about the B-word. Brunch! Who doesn’t love a good brunch? At The Bluegrass Grill & Bakery, they take their B’s very seriously — brunch, bacon, and Benedict. Located in quaint downtown Charlottesville, near the train tracks just behind Water Street garage, it’s easy to miss this little restaurant when you’re driving by. The next time you pass, don’t … Read More

Hot Yoga Studios in Charlottesville

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Namaste! Have you recently been experiencing stress and need a way to unwind and relax? Yoga is not only a great way to get some exercise in, but it also helps relieve stress. But what about hot yoga? Whether you are a passionate yogi or want to try something new, hot yoga offers a fun and challenging twist on traditional … Read More

Apartment Decorating for Young Professionals

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Congratulations! You’ve just graduated from college, got a nice job in the city, and have 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 difficult! There are a few easy things that you can … Read More

Charlottesville Winery Spotlight: Blenheim Vineyards

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Some know it as the Napa of the East Coast, Charlottesville is bursting with an abundance of beautiful wineries. Not only is Charlottesville known for its wine, but also 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. With environmental concerns in mind, … Read More

Best Date Spots in Charlottesville

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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 Charlottesville becomes quite evident. Albemarle County holds a special place in its heart for the third U.S. president. In Charlottesville, Thomas Jefferson’s birthday is a holiday in itself! Every April 13, the community hosts numerous events and social gatherings … Read More