It all started at age 8. There I was with a tape measure in hand helping my dad measure a house in Augusta County. He recently left the flying business and he was using me to hold the "dumb end" of the tape measure as he was starting his real estate career. "You at the corner, " I can remember him asking. "Yes," I replied. His business lasted more than 50 years and involved subdivision development, selling farms and raw land in the Shenandoah Valley.
I came back to the business in 1990 when Carol Cuneo joined Bowers Nelms & Fonville, which was purchased by Long & Foster in 1998. I have a passion about my clients. I tell them the truth. And, I will not take photos of your property. I use a professional photographer for that most important job. Also, I use a professional home decorator to make sure your house shows its best.
So, call me. If we can do business that will be great. If not, then maybe I can give you a tip or two that will help you sell your property.
Specialties and Designations
Investment Property, New Construction, Vacation Properties, Works With First Time Home Buyers, Specializes in Relocations, Rentals, Horse Farms, Country Homes, REO Properties, Senior Living, Resale Residential, Historic Homes, Suburban Living, Condominiums, Eco-friendly Design and Construction, Urban Living, Water Front, Serving The Military, Single Family Homes and Townhomes, Associate Broker, SRS e-PRO
Top Rated Chesterfield School District! Premier Midlothian Location! This home has everything buyers are looking for, Private lot with water view, screened porch, deck, paver patio w/fire pit, Open Floor Plan, Gourmet Kitchen, Study, Rec Room! The Kitchen is equipped with granite counters, Island with counter height island seating, walk-in pantry, double ovens, 5-burner gas cooktop, wine rack, recessed & pendent lighting. The large Master Suite has en suite bath with his/hers vanities, water closet, walk-in shower w/a bench seat, soaking tub and enormous walk-in closet! The 2nd floor bedrooms are spacious offering generous closet space, ceiling lights, plantation blinds. You can utilize the loft area as an additional lounge, game/TV area. The 3rd floor Rec room/5th Bedroom is plumbed for a future bathroom! The 2nd Floor laundry room is equipped with shelving. Relax as you enjoy the tranquility of this gorgeous, private backyard. It's truly an oasis! Schedule your showing now!
"[Mike's] integrity, expertise and efficiency are above and beyond the average. In the purchase or sale of 5 homes, we have always been able to rely on his knowledge and recommendations. There is a great comfort in that."
- Beverley Gisbert
"Mike Grim had a wealth of knowledge about the Richmond real estate market...and he was infinitely patient! We looked at a LOT of houses, and finally found the perfect one! And then, of course, he was there to help me with all the details of buying, and then selling the old house."
- Jody Strickler
"Mike, I want to thank you again for helping me buy my first house. I appreciate you taking the time to listen to me and taking the time to find what I wanted."