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Orange County Fallapalooza Autumn Virtual Festival Photo & Video Contest!

The Orange County Chamber of Commerce is happy to announce that they will be hosting a photo and video entry contest From October 9th – November 27th! Entries must consist of a favorite photo/video of a business, location or destination within Orange County. For the photo entry, you will also need to include two sentences explaining your photo. The video entry should be no longer than two minutes, and should include commentary by the person taking the video.

A winner will be announced each week on Friday, and each winner will receive a $10 gift card from an Orange County Chamber of Commerce business member.

The grand prize winner will receive four tickets to the Orange Uncorked Wine Festival occurring on May 1st & 2nd, 2021. If the winner is under the age of $21, they will receive a $50 gift card.

The grand prize winner will also recieve accolades in the Orange County Review, on www.orangevachamber.com as well as all social media pages.

All content recieved will be the property of the Chamber, and will be used in marketing materials online and printed collateral materials. Rules for the photo and video contest can be found on www.orangevachamber.com

Contestants may submit their photo/video entries to: Occcexec@gmail.com

Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Orange, Locust Grove, Culpeper, Northern Virginia or even Maryland or DC, we are your Real Estate team committed to finding the perfect home for you! Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by homeowners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar, and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, one of our area expert advisors will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available properties, please visit our website licatagroup.com

Local Coffee Shop Witch’s Brew Cafe in Locust Grove, VA 22508!

If you’re looking to get your caffeine fix in Locust Grove, Witch’s Brew Cafe is The Licata Group coffee house of choice! You’ll be entranced by the spell-binding aroma of their locally roasted coffee beans the moment you walk through the doors. Aside from delicious coffee, Witch’s Brew Cafe offers a variety of baked goods and breakfast options that are sure to make your mouth water. If you’re tired of the commercial coffee shops and prefer fresh, locally brewed coffee, then head on down to Witch’s Brew Cafe!

 Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Orange, Locust Grove, Culpeper, Northern Virginia or even Maryland or DC, we are your Real Estate team committed to finding the perfect home for you! Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by homeowners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar, and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, one of our area expert advisors will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available properties, please visit our website licatagroup.com

Orange County Economic Development Offering PPE Kits For Small Businesses and Non-Profits.

Starting in mid-September, the Orange County Economic Development will offer small businesses as well as non profits, with 50 employees or fewer, free personal protective equipment (PPE) kits in an effort to enhance support to organizations who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19.

The kits contain a window cling, 1 box of disposable masks, 1 bottle of hand sanitizer, 1 box of gloves, and information on the proper use and care of PPE. The kits will help businesses and non-profits offset unexpected supply expenses as well as ensure a safe environment for customers, employees, employers, and volunteers.

Please contact the Office of Economic Development at (540) 672-1238 or email
rdeal@orangecountyva.gov to reserve your complimentary PPE kit.

Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Orange, Locust Grove, Culpeper, Northern Virginia or even Maryland or DC, we are your Real Estate team committed to finding the perfect home for you! Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by homeowners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar, and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, one of our area expert advisors will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available properties, please visit our website licatagroup.com

FredNats Thirsty Thursdays at The New Fredericksburg Ballpark on 8/6, 8/13, & 8/20!

Feeling Thirsty? Get down to the New Fredericksburg Ballpark on 8/6, 8/13 & 8/20 for the FredNats Thirsty Thursdays! The gates open at 6 PM and will be showing live sports on the video board! If you’re feeling hungry, consessions will be available as well as FredNats merchandise! There will be a 1,000 maximum occupancy for each event, as safety is a top priority! Admission to these events are free, however their is a $5 parking fee at the two lots outside the ballpark. No parking will be avaible at the Fredericksburg Expo Center.

Masks will be required for entry, and seating will be spaced out in order to allow proper social distancing. If you feel like bringing a blanket, you are more them welcome to, however you can also purchase a FredNats blanket at the park! No lawn chairs will be allowed on the field. If you’re feeling thirsty every thursday, then make sure you’re there! For more information on each event, be sure to visit the Fredericksburg Nationals Facebook page!

 Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Orange, Locust Grove, Culpeper, Northern Virginia or even Maryland or DC, we are your Real Estate team committed to finding the perfect home for you! Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by homeowners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar, and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, one of our area expert advisors will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available properties, please visit our website licatagroup.com

Stunning WATERFRONT Home in Lake of the Woods, VA! 106 Confederate Circle Now SOLD!!

Time to get your lake life started with this beautiful home on a private cove, jump on your boat and you are seconds from the main lake. This home is amazing from the minute you are welcomed by the brick entrance to the gleaming hardwood floors once inside. The formal living room and gorgeous dining room are set apart with columns and great design. Imagine having a kitchen with a large center island, two windows at your sink, more than ample counter and cabinet space, pantry and dining area. The family room is gracious in size and offers a corner gas fireplace for those cool nights.

Once upstairs you will be delighted with the owner’s suite, not only is it spacious it has an impressive huge walk in closet. The owner’s luxury bath offers a spa feel with a soaking tub, separate beautiful shower and double vanity. The upper level is completed with 3 more bedrooms, another full bath and the laundry room. A lower level offers another bedroom, full bath, family room with corner gas fireplace and flex space that could be used as a hobby room or exercise room. Plus the storage space in this home between closets and storage areas are impressive! Sprinkler system and invisible fence are bonuses. For more information on 106 Confederate Circle, Click Here!

Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Lake of the Woods VA or Waterfront property in Virginia we are your Real Estate Advisors for Stafford, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Locust Grove, Central Virginia, and Greater Virginia. Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by home owners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, Pat will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available Lake of the Woods properties, please visit our site.

Meet The Newest Member of The Licata Group!

Caring and Helping, Bespoke Solutions, equals Happy Satisfied Clients in Real Estate.

David’s life journey started in Scotland and has taken him and his family to Canada and four states in the USA. During his extensive career in global relocation, he built businesses with service teams and worked with fortune 50 clients as well as government entities. The World Bank, US Dept. of State and the DOD all entrusted re-locations to David and his team’s care. As a “penny pinching” Scotsman, he values the importance of delivering great results within reasonable budgets. Currently living in Leesburg, VA David is helping to expand the Licata Group’s success in Loudoun county and surrounding areas in Northern Virginia.

David and his wife Alison are proud grandparents, and are blessed to have their son, daughter in law and two grand-babies nearby in Ashburn, VA. Rescue dogs Teddy and Chloe are also part of the family as well as real football (soccer!), formula one, wineries, and cooking are all loves in David’s life. Oh and fair WARNING “Don’t let him near a karaoke microphone”!!

David’s Certifications: Certified Relocation Professional (CRP), Global Mobility Specialist (GMS) in membership with the WERC (Worldwide Employee Relocation Council) and SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management).

Picturesque Home With Beautiful Kitchen in Lake of the Woods, VA! 107 Chesterfield Court Now SOLD!

You will be in awe of this beautiful home on 107 Chesterfield! Pride of ownership shows through and through. All through this home there are updates and fine touches. The kitchen has granite counter tops, upgraded stainless steel appliances and plenty of counter and cabinet space. Enjoy holiday and family meals in the formal dining room with access to the deck and beautiful views of the backyard and golf course. A living room that delights with a floor to ceiling brick fireplace perfect for those cool nights and is full of natural light. The master suite is spacious with access to the deck and a completely updated master bathroom with new vanity and tiled shower. Two more bedrooms and a beautifully updated hall bath finish the main level. That’s not all…. the lower level is fully finished with an amazing family room with a floor to ceiling brick fireplace, a bedroom and the third full bath. Plus an extra large utility room with laundry room and extra storage. Relax with your favorite beverage, listen to the birds sing, enjoy the beautiful tree lined yard with views of the golf course from your deck. For more information on 107 Chesterfield Court, Click Here!

Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Lake of the Woods VA or Waterfront property in Virginia we are your Real Estate Advisors for Stafford, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Locust Grove, Central Virginia, and Greater Virginia. Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by home owners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, Pat will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available Lake of the Woods properties, please visit our site.

Businesses Still Open in Fredericksburg, VA

With all the recent changes going on in the world, you may be wondering what all businesses have remained open. While it’s true that some have temporarily closed their doors, you might be surprised to learn how many are still open. Question is, how can you determine what all is still open in Fredericksburg? Luckily we have a solution to that question! Patch.com has provided a shared google document listing what businesses are still open, along with hours of operation, notes for customers, phone numbers, websites and information on how you can help support them! You’ll be able to find all this info by Clicking Here!

 Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Orange, Locust Grove, Culpeper, Northern Virginia or even Maryland or DC, we are your Real Estate team committed to finding the perfect home for you! Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by homeowners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar, and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, one of our area expert advisors will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available properties, please visit our website licatagroup.com

Moving Meadows Farms and Bakery Now on Maine Street in Culpeper, VA!

Looking to enjoy some delicious oversized cinnamon rolls? Make sure to stop by Moving Meadows Farm & Bakery at their new location inside the lobby of Culpeper’s Main Street former Stat Theatre! Having formerly been located on East Davis Street near the Museum of Culpeper History, they hope their new location will provide greater visibility along with more seating available for dine-in customers. If you’re in the area and in the mood for some delicious baked goods, make sure you stop on by!

 Whether you’re looking for homes for sale in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Orange, Locust Grove, Culpeper, Northern Virginia or even Maryland or DC, we are your Real Estate team committed to finding the perfect home for you! Thinking of selling? In any market condition, “what is my home worth?” is the #1 question asked by homeowners. If you wish to sell your home, it needs to be sold for top dollar, and in a timely manner. Pricing your home accurately, one of our area expert advisors will partner with you to make the selling process so much easier. Get started today by calling us at (540) 388-2541 or contact Pat Licata.

To see available properties, please visit our website licatagroup.com

Licata Group/KWCP Coronavirus Update

With the recent orders from Governor Northem in regards to the Coronavirus, we at The Licata Group/KWCP have decided to temporarily close our physical office at 36111 Goodwin Drive in Locust Grove, VA. That being said, our efforts to serve our community and continuing our efforts to get the job done for our clients who are buying and selling will not stop. Effective today, 4/1/2020, we will be working remotely. Our phones will remain active and we will not slow down at all. We will continue to work with clients, and provide the best possible service during this time.

If you have any questions, feel free to call us at (540) 388-2541.

We thank you for your understanding, and look forward to continuing to working with the best clients that the great Commonwealth of Virginia has to offer.