Welcome to the Signature Management Blog! Here you will find articles about living in Hampton Roads, VA, as well as helpful tips for apartment living.
Just a short drive from historic, Colonial Wiliamsburg, nestled into the rolling hills of James City County is our award-winning community in Williamsburg, VA, Monticello at Powhatan. This community truly epitomizes "the best of both worlds," with its charming, private location, situated on 22 acres of lush greenery, while still within walking distance to vibrant city life, fine dining and entertaniment venues galore.Read More »
May is the start of Farmers Market season in Coastal Virginia, with community markets opening up across the region featuring the area's ripest produce, delcious baked goods, local honey, cheeses and more. Whether you live on the Southside, the Peninsula or in Williamsburg, there are a variety of markets to choose from, and most are open from late May through October.Read More »
Cleaning the bathroom probably isn't your favorite chore, and we can certainly think of many other ways you'd prefer to spend your time off of work. However (and that's a big however), there are more than enough reasons and research to show that keeping your bathroom clean will help to reduce your exposure to harmful bacteria, germs and just general scum. In other words, deep cleaning your bathroom is important.Read More »
Spring in Coastal Virginia means abundant sunshine, trees and flowers in bloom, longer days spent outdoors and an exciting and colorful bounty of fresh, ripe vegetables and fruits in season. One of the simplest and most delicious ways to enjoy spring produce from across our region is by eating it fresh, and there's simply nothing more fresh than a vibrant spring salad.Read More »
Here are 5 things we highly recommend roommates work out before the big move in day arrives. Even if working through tedious details requires a little discomfort in the beginning, we're sure it'll save headaches and even heart ache down the road.
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Beat back winter blues before they start by taking preventive steps to keep your energy and your mood high. By making simple lifestyle changes and adjustments to your home, you can bring back that spunk you felt last summer, and cruise your way straight on through to spring.Read More »
Starting the new year with a clean slate and a fresh perspective means letting go of the past and clearing out what no longer serves you. In the case of your home, if you want to truly welcome the new year and a new beginning, you may need to do some serious refreshing.Read More »
During the busy and chaotic holiday season, it can be difficult to carve out time for yourself and your loved ones, while avoiding expensive meals and one too many holiday parties, but it is possible. Making the most of the holidays requires saying no, unplugging from devices and choosing to do and buy less, while giving more time and attention to the people and activities that fill you up.Read More »
You don't have to slave for days preparing a pie that tastes as good as it looks. In fact, many pies can be made a couple of days in advance to save you prep time. With the right ingredients and a simple recipe, you can whip up a delightful, beautiful pie for your entire family to enjoy. You'll have one more thing to give thanks for this year: Easy baking without the fuss.
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