Atkinson Realty Blog

5 Things You Might Not Know About Virginia Beach

1. Virginia Beach has the longest pleasure beach in the world! According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Virginia Beach has the longest pleasure beach in the world. With 35 miles of beach, comprised of Sandbridge Beach, Virginia Beach and Chesapeake Bay Beach. With all of this sa... View the full post »

Hurricane Matthew - Notice #1

Hurricane Matthew - Notice #1  Currently in Virginia Beach it is 70°, mostly cloudy with winds out of the NNE at 18 mph. As of 5:00pm Tuesday October 4th Hurricane Matthew continues to be a Category 4 storm, with sustained winds of 140 mph and is over the eastern tip of Cuba.  F... View the full post »

Neptune Festival

 Neptune Festival Boardwalk Weekend It's almost time for Virginia Beach's Annual Neptune Festival Boardwalk Weekend. One of the best times of the year! The weather is cooler, the crowds have thinned out and the festival is a great way to end the summer. This will mark the... View the full post »

Seafood Recipes

One of the best things about staying in a vacation rental home is having a full kitchen and the option to have family meals together in your beach cottage. Most visitors want to eat as much fresh seafood as they can while they are here, but do you really want to spend the money to eat out every day?... View the full post »

Tips for a Day at the Beach

The best and biggest attraction of Virginia Beach is of course our beautiful sandy beach. Virginia Beach boasts 7 miles of coastline beaches from the Croatan neighborhood to the North End, and you are bound to spend several days playing in the waves during your visit! Here are a few tips and remin... View the full post »

Rudee Inlet

At the south end of the Virginia Beach Resort Area the calm water of Rudee Inlet sparkles in the sun, waiting to tempt you with a variety of water activities and amazing food. If you are looking for something close, where you are able to spend hours having fun with your friends and family th... View the full post »

Exploring the Beaches of Virginia Beach

From Croatan to the Chesapeake Bay, the beaches of Virginia Beach offer guests a choice of first rate options for their vacation. All of our Virginia Beach vacation rentals are located near one of these beautiful beaches, making it easy for you to find a beach condo or rental home that will ma... View the full post »