Richmond is an old and historic city.
While the term ‘Historic’ means many things to many people, in Richmond the term is both descriptive and legal as many of our properties and neighborhoods have protective designations which introduce an additional layer of complexity. These Federal, State and City historic districts in many Richmond neighborhoods provide incentive to redevelop while also protecting the historic fabric or the structure. They have helped provide additional funding to many individual property owners and the development community to bring many dilapidated structures back to life.
The following properties are all built prior to the year 1930, meaning they are likely in historic neighborhoods.Historic Homes Richmond VA