Career Center | Print Page | Contact Us | Sign In | Join
News & Press: 2019 Member News

FRED FOCUS: Tool launched to look up Fredericksburg real estate data

Monday, February 11, 2019  
Share |





February 7, 2019

Your Weekly Updates


The Fredericksburg Department of Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to bring you Fred Focus, an e-newsletter that goes out every Thursday and keeps you up-to-date on Fredericksburg events and business news.



Here's what's coming up in Fredericksburg

Ways to explore Downtown!


To add your event to, contact Fredericksburg Visitor Center Manager Danelle Rose.



Real estate resource goes live


GIS wunderkind Greg Baugher, working with EDT's Amy Peregoy, has created an online tool that allows users to look up info on all types of Fredericksburg real estate transactions -- both residential and commercial. Data will be updated monthly. Enjoy, and let us know if you have suggestions (the tool itself was suggested by one loyal reader).

Check out resource



Former Wells Fargo branch sold


The former Wells Fargo bank branch at 325 Jefferson Davis Highway in Fredericksburg sold last month, according to the January deed transfer report.

Read on



Why Fredericksburg, VA?

ILM Corporation, Why Fredericksburg, VA?

ILM Corporation President Jason Cohen discusses the recent move and expansion of ILM in the City of Fredericksburg. He describes Fredericksburg's highly educated workforce, solid infrastructure and excellent quality of life.

Watch video



General Assembly honors Rowe


The Virginia General Assembly has passed a joint resolution that notes "with great sadness the loss of Josiah Pollard Rowe III, an esteemed newspaper publisher, former Fredericksburg mayor, and environmental advocate."

Read on



Abner B's, XQuizit teaming up downtown

Abner Butterfield Ice Cream Co. announced on Facebook this past week that it will be opening at 821 Caroline St. (former home of Wally's). Abner B's Ice Cream will share the space with XQuizit Coffee (which is moving across Caroline Street). A mid-March opening is targeted.

Read on



Union Bank rebranding

The bank, one of the largest in our region, plans to rebrand all of its banks and ATMs as Atlantic Union Bank in May, and change its corporate name to Atlantic Union Bankshares Corporation.

Read on



Roxbury Farm & Garden Center to close

The popular independent business at the corner of Lafayette Boulevard and Jackson Street in Fredericksburg plans to close this spring after everything is sold.

Read on



Great restaurants for groups

You'll find an array of independent restaurants in our region that can provide a memorable experience for groups of all sizes.


Read on



Fredericksburg Arts Commission accepting grant applications

Fredericksburg City Council and the Fredericksburg Arts Commission are working to bring opportunities to the city with matching funds from the Virginia Commission for the Arts.

Learn more



Kybecca executive chef profiled in article

Interesting article detailing the hunting and cooking philosophies/practices of Wade Truong.

Read on



Local firm establishes preservation scholarship

UMW alumna and Dovetail Cultural Resource Group President Kerri S. Barile and her business partner recently donated $26,000 to create an endowed scholarship for UMW historic preservation students.

Read on



Freehling Finds Dance Matrix & Company

Video features upcoming performance

This week's edition of "Freehling Finds" highlights a downtown performance scheduled for Sunday that will aim to raise awareness (and money) for homelessness prevention.


Watch video



Commercial market reports released


Click below to see how the local commercial real estate market is faring.

View reports



Property of the Week: 305 Hanson Ave.


Recently renovated HUBZone office space available in Riverside Business Centre. Plenty of parking. Great location near the Falmouth Bridge and downtown Fredericksburg.

View property listing



City of Fredericksburg | Economic Development & Tourism |

540.372.1216 |






Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

View our profile on LinkedIn

View on Instagram

View our videos on YouTube



1340 N. Great Neck Road, #1272-128
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23454

Copyright © 2018. All Rights Reserved.