Welcome to the Ruckart Real Estate blog! We love real estate, Richmond, and most of all, providing impactful service to our clients. We hope you enjoy our take on the city and what we do, or even learn something new.
In the Ruckart Real Estate blog, we'll cover everything from Richmond neighborhoods and communities, to architecture, to home-buying and selling tips. Take a look around and of course, please reach out to us if you have any questions or are interested in learning more about any of these topics!
Why you should use an agent
Buying or selling your next home is a big financial and emotional commitment. That’s why it’s so important to have an agent in your corner, helping you along the way. Theoretically, you could buy or sell a home without an agent. But we don’t recommend it. Realtors have the expertise to help you prepare […]Read More
Strengthening our community through service
There are several local causes we support that do amazing work and help strengthen our community. We love the community of Richmond and are proud to call it home. We also understand as realtors, we play a very important role in building and developing our local communities. We’re committed to supporting local businesses, volunteerism, and […]Read More
Happy Veteran’s Day from Ruckart Real Estate
We at Ruckart Real Estate express our gratitude for our military community and their service this Veteran’s Day, and everyday. With Veteran’s Day upon us, we wanted to express our gratitude for our military community. Whether you’re a veteran or currently serving, we appreciate your sacrifices and all you do to keep our country […]Read More
The Homebuyer’s Guide to Henrico County, Virginia
Henrico County surrounds the city of Richmond like a warm hug, offering an impressive array of communities and landscapes for homebuyers. Spanning 244 square miles, the county includes five districts: Brookland, Fairfield, Three Chopt, Tuckahoe, and Varina. From pastoral farmland and tree-lined suburban neighborhoods to townhomes tucked away in upscale shopping centers, there are options […]Read More
RVA Architecture Tour: Italianate Homes in Richmond
Inspired by rural Italian villas and Renaissance town palaces, some of Richmond’s most striking homes are Italianate style. You’ll spot these architectural gems throughout the city at historic landmarks like the Bolling Haxall House, the Putney Houses, and the William H. Grant House. But not all of Richmond’s Italianate buildings are grand mansions. In fact, […]Read More
Tips for improving your curb appeal
6 quick curb appeal improvements that will help you sell your home Whether they’re browsing Trulia or driving by new listings, potential buyers care a lot about first impressions. And your home’s curb appeal is one detail that will either pique buyers’ interest or send them running in the opposite direction. “Your home’s curb appeal […]Read More
5 smart upgrades to make to your home before listing
We’ve spent more time at home over the past year than ever before, so it’s no surprise that we’ve started expecting our homes to be smarter. In fact, a recent survey conducted by Realtor.com and YouGov found that a large share of consumers would be willing to pay more for a home that features smart […]Read More