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Life at Monticello at Powhatan, Williamsburg, VA

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5 Ways to Get Out on the Water in Williamsburg, VA
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In summer, when the heat turns up outside, take advantage of living so near to the coast, and cool off by getting out on the water in Williamsburg, VA. Whether you prefer to relax and cruise by chartered sailboat, kayak along the James River in search of wildlife and rare birds or splash it up in the area's largest water park, when you live in Williamsburg, VA, you have options!

 

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What to Expect From Our Community Clubhouse
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Moving into your new apartment or townhome is a busy time, filled with unpacking, shopping, decorating, organizing and simply creating a sense of home. As you settle into your new apartment, we encourage you to explore our community clubhouse and make good use of the many amenities designed to help you live your best life at home. 

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Room to Spare: The Colonnade's Bonus Room
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If you've always needed an extra room for storage, your fitness habit or just to create a private space of your own, you'll have it all with the Colonnade's convenient and comfortable flex room, and it won't cost you more in rent. Here are a few ways that we recommend you put the flex room to good use after you sign your lease.

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Things to Do in Williamsburg this Winter
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The weather may be chilly, but your social schedule is just warming up. Get out and enjoy the season in our wonderful and exciting city, and check out these things to do in Williamsburg this winter.

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Things to Do in Williamsburg This Fall
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Williamsburg lights up with exciting activities in the fall, with something for everyone in your family to enjoy. Whether you prefer to spend your spare time outdoors camping and exploring, or experiencing local arts, culture, food and wine, you'll find what you're looking for right around the corner. 

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Easy Back to School Breakfast Recipes
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Your kids probably have to get up and go in the morning, and that means you do, too. Breakfast doesn't have to take hours to prepare and in fact, it's easy to enjoy balanced nutrition on the go with just a small amount of preparation.

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5 Fitness Trends to Try this Fall
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If you're just starting to rev up your fitness routine, or searching for inspiration through a plateau, here are 5 fitness trends to try this fall that will help you reach your goals. 

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Simple Summer Dinner Ideas for Every Night of the Week
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When seasons change, our tastes seem to follow, and in summer, it just makes sense to reach for lighter, refreshing fare that fills you up without weighing you down.

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Cool Tips for Saving Money on Your Utility Bill this Summer
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The heat is on outside, and that's good news for your outdoor summer plans and beach vacation. Spikes in temperature outside do tend to raise the cost of heating and cooling, and if you've ever lived through a hot, hot summer or a cold, cold winter, then you know what it's like to see your utility bill double in the span of one month, alone.

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6 Local Restaurants We Love
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The next time you're searching for the place to spend a date night, or want to get your hands on a world-famous sandwich or plate of piping hot pasta, you'll know where to go. Salut!

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