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
Location at its finest found in the heart of Midlothian and only seconds away from interstate 288,Westchester Commons,&top rated schools! This immaculately kept END UNIT is in the maintenance provided section of Brookcreek Crossing&features a one car garage,traditional exterior,&finished BASEMENT.As you enter the foyer,youâll immediately notice the hardwood floors throughout the entire first floor.The spacious family room showcases plenty of natural light(only found on an end unit)&opens directly into the kitchen and dining area.The gourmet kitchen includes gas cooking,a large island, stainless steel appliances, plenty of counter space as well as a dining area featuring a bay window.The second level offers upgraded carpet in mint condition,three spacious bedrooms,two full bathrooms and a laundry room with shelving.To further enhance the livability of this innovative design, the owner's bedroom features a walk-in closet and a spacious master bath with an expansive shower&double bowl vanity.The basement features a large rec room (or bedroom),full bath,&an abundant amount of storage.The backyard overlooks the Chesapeake Bay Reserve guaranteeing nothing will ever be built behind you!
"[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."