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The Apartments at Spence Crossing Receives Planning Commission Award

Posted on May 17th, 2017 by Dragas Team

The Dragas Companies is pleased to announce that its Apartments at Spence Crossing community received a prestigious Merit Award from the Virginia Beach Planning Commission during its annual Design Awards Ceremony. The Merit Award for Residential Development is given to a project that enhances the quality of life for residents by incorporating safe, innovative design that integrates planning elements, such as connectivity, visual and functional open space, pedestrian networks and landscaped streetscapes. Begun in 1991, the Planning Commission Design Awards […]


Spence Crossing offers something for every homebuyer

Posted on May 8th, 2017 by Dragas Team

Virginia Beach has a reputation for making people of any age group feel at home in this friendly city. Millennials flock to the area for the abundance of educational, recreational and job opportunities, families are drawn here because its safety, convenience and reputation for great schools and retirees find comfort in the desirable weather. Spence Crossing at Princess Anne, located in one of the most active and thriving areas in all of Hampton Roads, keeps residents close to markets, malls, […]


Maximizing Every Space in Your Home

Posted on May 4th, 2017 by Dragas Team

Living in a single-family home or townhome offers homeowners a secure, low-maintenance lifestyle with a sense of community, at just the right size.  Our new homes at Dragas are designed for every stage in a family’s life, with optimal storage space in mind so that you will never feel crowded. When it comes to interior design, the possibilities are endless. Regardless of how small or large your home is, we all want to maximize our space to make our homes […]


Creating a Happily Ever After at ForKids Art Auction

Posted on March 14th, 2017 by Dragas Team

Once upon a time in a land by the sea, amazing warriors created a special event filled with enchantment, wonder and magic. Its official title is known as the Children’s Art Auction, but this year, it’s also known as the Happily Ever After edition. And for the fourth year in a row, The Dragas Companies has the honor of being the title sponsor for the event. Since 2002, ForKids’ Children’s Art Auction and Casino Night welcomes guests who are committed […]


For $800 a Month, King’s Pointe Offers a Great Opportunity for Home Buying

Posted on February 22nd, 2017 by Dragas Team

Home buyers looking for a traditional small-town feel with big city opportunities will love our King’s Pointe at Western Branch community. The City of Chesapeake offers rich history, gorgeous natural landmarks and plenty of things to do for those looking for an active lifestyle.  King’s Pointe features floor plans designed around single-level living and offers buyers a spacious new home for just $800 per month. Affordability and location are key when looking to purchase a new home. Interest rates remain […]


Save on a New Home with Incredible Incentives at King’s Pointe

Posted on February 10th, 2017 by Dragas Team

Whether it’s luxury you want or something a bit smaller, King’s Pointe at Western Branch in Chesapeake offers an option for everyone. This Dragas community features floor plans designed around single-level living and can present home buyers with a spacious new home for just $800 per month. All new sales under contract by February 28th will be eligible for up to $10,000 off the base price of one of our new condominiums at King’s Pointe, plus, we’re offering all closing […]


Save For the Future by Becoming a Homeowner

Posted on January 24th, 2017 by Dragas Team

We often bring up the age-old discussion of buying versus renting and which option is best for you. Not only can buying a home allow you to put down roots, make memories and become part of a community, but it also contributes to the wealth of your family. Homeownership is a form of “forced savings,” meaning every time the mortgage is paid your net worth grows. This is in stark contrast to renting, where every time rent is paid, your […]


Girls on the Run – Expressing Gratitude to Wonderful Girls

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 by Dragas Team

Each year, Dragas Companies sponsors Girls on the Run events in the Hampton Roads area to help inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident. Recently we sponsored their winter 5K at Virginia Wesleyan College and it was not only exciting but humbling. Receiving hand-written thank you cards from some of the girls after the race was truly rewarding in knowing we are making a difference in our community. Girls on the Run shapes lives through elementary, middle and high […]


Hickory Manor at Edinburgh to Open Spring 2017

Posted on December 30th, 2016 by Dragas Team

We are bringing in the New Year with exciting news! In spring 2017, the master planned community Hickory Manor at Edinburgh will open with new state-of-the-art neighborhoods and sought-after floor plans. Located in one of the most desired cities in Virginia, this Chesapeake location offers residents the deal of a lifetime. With a thriving economy and a high-quality, balanced lifestyle, buyers are in the midst of the perfect place for a new home. In fact, Chesapeake was recently named one […]


Dragas Participates in Successful ForKids Toy Drive

Posted on December 20th, 2016 by Dragas Team

Each year, ForKids brings holiday magic to thousands of Hampton Roads-area kids and their families – kids and families who have been experiencing the uncertainty of homelessness. Dragas is proud to be a part of a charity that gives back to our neighbors in need. Unwrapped toy donations of all kinds were dropped off for children ages newborn to 18 years old at our home office and sales centers leading up to the holiday. Thanks to generous donations, we were […]