Click on any of the items to add it to your page:


Here are some additional items you may want to use:






 

Style 1 (Default)
Style 2
Style 3
Style 4
Style 5

Apply to all tabs


TransparencyPreview
Contact Info

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Jennie Dotts
Virginia Properties
412 Libbie Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226

(800) 220-4850 X 4657
(804) 370-6565
(804) 648-1616


Agent Bio

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

SPECIALIST IN OLD AND HISTORIC PROPERTIES

 

Preserving Old Houses and The History That Makes Them Special

Old houses are unique, so is the way you market them.  Old houses are no longer being made.  The conditions under which they were built have vanished.  In the past, high quality materials and skilled craftsmanship were readily available and affordable.  Those days are gone.  But many old houses are still here because they were built to last.  Over time, they've acquired a character that sets them apart.  Old houses have stories to tell about the people who have lived in them and the history that has taken place around them.  So, whether you are buying or selling an old house, you should work with a Realtor who:  

  • Recognizes the architectural and historical significance of your property

  • Can develop a marketing plan that highlights its uniqueness

  • Has connections in the preservation community and with people interested in historic properties

  • Can explain financial incentives for purchasing and renovating an old house

I am fortunate to work with Old House Authority consultant John Hebberd, a retired agent who spent almost 30 years actively engaged in commercial and residential sales, leasing and  property management, much of it in city historic districts.  In addition to acting as an agent,  John has been  and continues to be  a principal in numerous restoration projects, two of which were honored by the Historic Richmond Foundation. 

Career Preservationist

My goal as a Realtor is to promote confidence among buyers that I will assist you in finding the resources necessary to secure the investment in and enjoyment of an old house.  Before starting my own historic preservation consulting business--Old House Authority--I had a 12-yr career in in preservation nonprofit with Historic Richmond Foundation and Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods.  During this time, I helped to save more than 100 endangered properties by locating buyers, coordinating renovation financial incentives, historic tax credits consultants, and renovation contractors.  I was named  "Richmond of the Year" by Style Weekly  2004 largely for efforts to preserve landmark buildings in downtown Richmond.  I received a

in 2007 for my preservation advocacy.


Your Old House Authority

Purchasing an old house can be daunting.  If it needs minor upgrades or complete restoration, you need capable contractors who understand traditional design and construction.  I can connect you with experts who make historically appropriate renovation and design choices possible.  You can be confident that  I  will guide you toward the resources you'll need to preserve the integrity and efficiency of your house.  My objective is to help you avoid the common mistakes that diminish the historical, architectural and monetary value of old houses.  


Buildings are more than bricks and mortar. They are alive with the stories of people who have lived in them and events that have taken place around them. They become more fascinating and desirable as they accumulate new lives. My goal is to help preserve old houses by raising awareness of what makes them special, and to help secure your investment in and enjoyment of your old house. 

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Partner, Old House Authority

  • Former Public Relations and Development Director,  Historic Richmond Foundation, and Executive Director,The Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods.

  • Docent, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

  • Recognized in Richmond Magazine's 2015 Sourcebook, in a tribute to the "Characters who make Richmond Richmond"

  • Recognized by Style magazine as "Richmonder of the Year," 2004, primarily for preservation leadership.

     EDUCATION
  • Marymount School, Trinity College, Harvard University

  • MEMBERSHIP

  • The Woman's Club

  • Center for Palladian Studies in America

  • Branch Museum of Architecture and Design

  • Harvard Club of New York City

  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

  • Metropolitan Museum 

  • The Valentine Museum

more..

Market Conditions Reports

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Recent Quarter Report


Selected Market Areas


Previous Quarter Report



Featured Listing

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Previous Listing Next Listing
Price : $299,950
MlsNumber : 1626270
Address : 617 Virginia St
County : Mecklenburg
Bedrooms : 5
Full Baths : 4

Market Minute Reports

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance


Today's Mortgage Rates

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Today's Rates


QuickSearch

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

My Pages & Links

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Your Mortgage Expert

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Prosperity Home Mortgage
Get the help you need to find the right home loan for you.

Contact a Prosperity Home Mortgage Expert.





How to of the Day

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

How to Memorize Flashcards Effectively
How to Make Sushi Sauce
How to Conduct a Workshop
CNN.com Real Estate News

Edit Widget Border Style
Choose a style to change the widget's appearance

Mortgage rates jump post-election
Tiny home living is having a moment
What will your monthly mortgage payment be?
Why a lot of people are moving out of California
To win Ohio, Clinton courts Millennials in America's hottest city
Why adults are embracing communal living
Was my home a good investment?
4 money tips for new homeowners
How immigrants can revive America's blighted neighborhoods
Owners of Donald Trump's childhood home postpone auction

All first mortgage products are provided by Prosperity Home Mortgage. Prosperity Home Mortgage may not be available in your area. Licensed by the NJ Department of Banking and Insurance. 4440 Brookfield Corporate Dr., Chantilly, VA, (703) 222-1800. ©Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC. All Rights Reserved. NMLSR ID #70353.

The data relating to real estate on this website comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity/IDX (Internet Data Exchange) Program of the New River Valley Multiple Listing Service, Inc. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo (IDX) and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing broker.

IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

All information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed, and should be independently verified.

Listing data provided by Metropolitan Regional Information as of Saturday, December 03, 2016.

Although the Multiple Listing Service of The Roanoke Valley is the single source for these listings, listing data appearing on this website does not necessarily reflect the entirety of all available listings withing the Multiple Listing Service. All lisiting data is refreshed daily, but its accuracy is subject to market changes.

All copyrights and intellectual property rights are the exclusive property of the Multiple Listing Service of The Roanoke Valley. Whether obtained from a search result or otherwise, visitors to this web site may only use this listing data for their personal, non-commercial benefit. The unauthorized retrieval or use of this listing data is prohibited.